The lock can be set to stay locked after every entry and exit. A key or code is required for entry each time. This is ideal for garage, side or back doors, and storage sheds.
The lock can be set to stay unlocked. No key or code required for access. This is ideal of internal office spaces that allow access at any time.
Property managers can set to 'Disable Passage Mode' so that it auto-locks every time and a key or code is always required for entry. This ensures temporary workers / care takers do not forget to lock the maintenance closet / other restricted areas of your home or rental property.