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How to unlock my windows phone's screen

In use a Microsoft Lumia 540. Unfortunately, I turned on the battery saver. Now I cannot use my pin to unlock the phone. What do I do.
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Minimum and maximum length of screen lock passcode?

Does anybody know what are the minimum and maximum lengths of screen lock passcodes on Windows Phone 8.1?
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How to get back to “enter SIM pin” screen?

When I start up my phone I can get past the screen where I am to enter the SIM pin by pressing the Windows button. But how do I get back to this screen now that I would like to enter the pin code to ...
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Deactivate auto unlock on correct pin

I'm sure there was an option to deactivate the auto unlock on correct pin but i can't find it anymore. How can i disable this, because it makes any pin useless. Brute force is easy if it auto unlocks ...
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Windows 10 - Enter PIN Screen No Done Button

Just downloaded Windows 10 on my Lumia 925, can't get past enter pin screen. There is no done button and when I type the pin nothing happens.
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Forgot OneDrive Pin - what can I do?

A friend of mine secured his OneDrive app on Windows Phone 8.1 with a pin number but can't remember it. As the app is part of the OS it can't be reinstalled from the store. Is there another way to fix ...
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How to disable key highlights when entering PIN code?

When entering my PIN code, each number lights up as I tap it. This makes it easier for someone to read my PIN. Is there a way to disable this? It's possible in Windows 8.1.