Can't disable my lock screen!

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    My brother plugged my phone into his Vizio tv and it prompted him to set up a password on my Motorola Bionic.
    Now I can't turn it off. When I go into my lock screen settings the option to disable the lock is faded and unclickable. I can change the password and change the amount of time the screen is off before the lock needs to be re-entered, but I can't disable it.
    Does anyone know how to fix this?

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    Last edited: Jul 4, 2013
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    Go into security scroll down and clear credentials and then it'll let you change it to slide
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    Thank you!
    It worked. :)
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    Anytime
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    I use Fox Fi and it keeps wanting me to set screen lock to function is there any way around this???
    Thanks Steve
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    No, unfortunately not. Since Fox-Fi doesn't use root it installed certificates instead (so non rooted users can use it). Once a certificate is installed Jelly Bean requires you to lock your screen. If you are rooted then you can use this: https://code.google.com/p/android-wifi-tether/downloads/list
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    MattJenn thanks so very much I have screwed around with this a couple days to get rid of it after installing Fox Fi could not get rid of lock screen
    I appreciate it also
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