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Recover Android Device in case of Forgot password/pattern unlock an Android device

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I cannot remember my Android tablet's password pattern. Also, my tablet is not working properly and I'm wondering why?

Help me unlock my tablet and restore features on it.

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First, restart your Android tablet. This may fix the problem that your device is having and may allow it to work properly for you to go on to the next steps. If you enter the wrong password up to 20 times, your tablet may ask you for your Google account information. Enter it; your tablet will unlock, allowing you to change or remove the password. If you don't remember your Google account information, go to this site to try to recover it. If you can't recover your information, your tablet doesn't ask for your information, or you never signed into a Google account in the first place, you will need to perform a Factory Reset -- which may also help with your tablet's other issues, as well. Keep in mind, though, that this process will remove all of your tablet's data. To learn how to perform a proper Factory Reset, read through and follow the steps in this great VisiHow guide. When the reset is complete, be sure to write down your password and sign your tablet into a Google account to which you know the password so you don't have to perform a Factory Reset in the future. If your tablet is still suffering from its other issues, you will need to contact the manufacturer of your tablet to further troubleshoot your device with a customer service representative who can help you determine the issue and, if necessary, schedule a repair for your device if the problem is unsolvable over the phone.

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I don't remember my Google account or password. Now my mobile phone is locked, and just showing me the email and password. What can I do?

Too many pattern attempts. it1401

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If Google has locked your account and whatever program you are using, or device (like a tablet, is not allowing you to reset your password then you need to use a web browser to go directly to your Google Account. Open a browser and head on over to the Google Accounts main page[1]. From there you can reset your password or deal with your account being locked, and then once you fix that you will be able to log back into tablet or device.

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My daughter tablet is locked, I can't reset or touch the Google icon?

When I do get a chance to go home screen I notice my date and time is wrong but I can't reset it

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My nieces RCA Android tablet will not accept Google password?

She reset her password and can't remember, so I changed the Gmail password and have tried logging into the tablet with multiple passwords, including the original Gmail password. It will not let me do anything or factory reset.

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Daughter has forgotten her pin on a wikipad?

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How can I unlock after a reset while Google won't accept my original synced email password?

For 6 weeks now, my phone will not charge or be recognized as a media device. I bought the phone Nov 3/15. I have spoken with Samsung, had them remotely work my computer to tell me it is my device. Yesterday they recommended doing a reset but now Google won't accept my password. I even changed my password on my Google account to ensure remembering the right password.

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My daughter has a Nextbook tablet and she is locked out, can't remember passcode?

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My tablet that I purchased online has been taken out of storage, however, I can't remember the numerical password I put on it nor can I remember if a Gmail is linked

How do I reset my Android table, I believe it's called a Theory, it got a 7" screen display, I tried holding the power and volume down at the same time method. it just powers on, not giving me the factory data reset option

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How do I get past the Gmail lockout on my children's RCA tablets?

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I have bought a new Tablet (Hipstreet PHEONIX) and can't get into it as I can't remember what password I set up, have tried all my usual, but no luck can you help?

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Tablet starts, runs for about 30 seconds then reboots?

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Trying to set up an RCA Voyager for a friend. Stumped. Can't get by email sign in?

They somehow messed up on initial setup. I have done a factory wipe. I have the email address and Password. You can see the device on Google account. Keep getting message "Please sign in using the owner's account for this device"

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