Table of contents

Add user account Allow phone calls and SMS Delete user account Add users from lock screen Switch user accounts

Add user account

We can add more user accounts on the OnePlus smartphone to create a separate area for each user, which provides personal use for apps and other settings.

Note: Some device settings affect all user accounts, such as connecting to a wireless network.
The device administrator can delete all user accounts without restriction.

Android 10 (OxygenOS 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  System
Step 3:  Tap on  Multiple users
Step 4:  Tap on  Add user
Step 5:  Confirm with  OK
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on System
  3. Tap on Multiple users
  4. Tap on Add user
  5. Confirm with OK

Allow phone calls and SMS

Created or added user accounts on the OnePlus smartphone can be allowed access to the phone and SMS messages, while the call history and SMS history will be shared.

Android 10 (OxygenOS 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  System
Step 3:  Tap on  Multiple users
Step 4:  Open the  Settings
Step 5:  Enable or disable  Turn on phone calls & SMS
Step 6:  Confirm with  OK
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on System
  3. Tap on Multiple users
  4. Open the Settings
  5. Enable or disable Turn on phone calls & SMS
  6. Confirm with OK

Delete user account

The added user accounts can be deleted at any time by the owner or administrator of the OnePlus smartphone.

All data and apps of the respective user account will be irrevocably deleted.

Android 10 (OxygenOS 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  System
Step 3:  Tap on  Multiple users
Step 4:  Open the  Settings
Step 5:  Tap on  Delete user
Step 6:  Confirm with  Delete
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on System
  3. Tap on Multiple users
  4. Open the Settings
  5. Tap on Delete user
  6. Confirm with Delete

Add users from lock screen

We can decide for ourselves whether additional user accounts can be added directly from the lock screen of the OnePlus smartphone.

To use this feature, the quick settings of the status bar must be accessed and the Users section selected, similar to the user account switching.

Android 10 (OxygenOS 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  System
Step 3:  Tap on  Multiple users
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Add users from lock screen
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on System
  3. Tap on Multiple users
  4. Enable or disable Add users from lock screen

Switch user accounts

To switch between the different user accounts on the OnePlus smartphone, we do not necessarily have to navigate to the device's system settings, but we do find a user section in the quick settings of the status bar.

This allows us to select and change any user or guest account.

Android 10 (OxygenOS 10.0)
Step 1:  Swipe with  two fingers  to open the quick settings
Step 2:  Tap on  User
Step 3:  Choose an  user account
  1. Swipe with two fingers to open the quick settings
  2. Tap on User
  3. Choose an user account

More OnePlus Guides

  1. Basics

  2. Network

  3. Connection

  4. Display

  5. Home Screen

  6. Lock Screen

  7. Sound & Vibration

  8. Apps & Notifications

  9. Battery

  10. Security & Privacy

  11. Accessibility

  12. Keyboard

  13. Accounts

  14. System

  15. Features

  16. Functions

  17. Dial-App

  18. Messages

  19. Camera

  20. Contacts

  21. Gallery

  22. Calendar

  23. Browser

Loading...

Transmitting...