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

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I forgot my Gmail ID linked with my Android phone?

Hi! I have forgotten my Gmail ID that is linked to my Android phone. I need to recover my data that is backed up with the Gmail account. Please help retrieve the Gmail account linked to my Android phone. I have tried: I tried a couple of Gmail IDs, but none of them worked. I think it was caused by: I got my phone repaired, so the personnel took it back to factory settings

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Recover your possible usernames.

  1. 1
    Navigate to the following webpage
    :
    https://www.google.com/accounts/recovery.
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  2. 2
    Start with "I don't know my username"
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    Click it and choose "Continue".
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  3. 3
    Click either the email or phone option
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    Type either your recovery, email address (the one that is most used for you to check email messages) or your phone number that you use.
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    If you have chosen a phone recovery option, then choose the way you want to recover your Google account name
    .
    Click either "a text message (SMS)" or "an automated phone call".
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  5. 5
    Enter your name for the account
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    This is your actual name, most likely.
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  6. 6
    Pass the human test by typing a word or checking a square.
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    Click "Submit"
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    A list of usernames that might have been used by you on the smartphone will be sent to your phone or email address.
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Recover your password. Start with usernames one by one if you are not sure which one you have used.

  1. 1
    Navigate to the following webpage
    :
    https://www.google.com/accounts/recovery. If you log in from your computer that used it previously, then the chance of success during the recovery will be higher.
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  2. 2
    Click "I don't know my password".
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  3. 3
    Enter your username
    .
    Click "Continue".
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  4. 4
    You will be asked to enter the last password that you remember
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    Click "Continue".
    • You can skip this and click "I don't know".
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    You may be offered to enter the way to receive the security code (via calling or SMS)
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    You will also be able to choose the option of not being able to access the device.
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    Enter your phone number
    .
    Click "Continue". You will receive a message with the security code.
    • Alternatively, click "Verify your identity".
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    If Google decides that you need to verify your identity, then you will be asked several questions about your account like the last digits of your credit card number.
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    If you received the security code, then click "Continue".
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    You will be able to reset the password by typing and confirming it.
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Now, test the recovered account on your phone. If you had several usernames recovered and the recovery on the phone with applications and contacts is not the one that you have expected, then use the next username. You may need to repeat the password recovery procedure for the next username too.

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I have an LG Android phone and when I switch it on, it asks for the pin but after entering the pin it doesn't show the network, what's the matter?

About my LG Android phone and how to unlock it?

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Hi, I forgot the email and the password that I register it on my phone which is Samsung j1 mini?

I want to know my email that is registered to my phone by IMEI or something because this is all I have IMEI of my mobile is there a way? I tried to make a new firmware for mobile but my problem is the internet is not that fast it and it would take nearly two days to download, so I need a way to open my mobile without a firmware update. I have the phone and IMEI of it but I forgot the email and the password of the account that registered to my phone, so please anyone can help me with it and thanks for all. I have tried: I've factory reset for mobile but it asked me for the account that is registered to my phone which is Samsung j1 mini. I think it was caused by: Nothing I forgot the information of my mobile and all my email account and password, regards.

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Locked S3 with password as required by Android Pay?

Can't recall the password as I only made a note on the phone itself thinking I'd only need it when using that particular app. Now I can't get into my phone. I've tried multiple ways to unlock without losing data, but none has worked.

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Gmail account set up during set up new Galaxy A5?

Hi. My firm has given me a new A5, and during the initial set up process I set up a Gmail account, then promptly forgot both the address and the password I've chosen! The setup of the A5 wasn't completed successfully in any event, only now each time I try to complete it, I get to the Gmail screen with the account used initially, those are the account's details that I've forgotten. My firm's IT guys can't get rid of the A5's knowledge of this Gmail account via a factory reset, so my only hope is somehow to retrieve the forgotten Gmail account. Any ideas?

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About my LG style2, the phone is locked by Google because they say I have changed and my location was not right so now I can't get passed the setup on my phone?

I have an LG stylo2 phone and Google has locked my phone because I don't know my password and now I can't get passed the setup at sign into Google because it tells me it wasn't who I was.

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Sir can you help, it's urgent! I have to open my brother's Facebook account!

Sir, Their is a problem, my brother has been not seen from 3 pm today, he had a fight with me and went out of the house. We have checked the whole city for him, the only way is to check his Facebook account and it will only be possible if his Gmail account can be opened. If you can help sir please do tell me. This is the only possible way. This is an exceptional case. Sir, please help to open this Gmail account, it will be very helpful for our family as we are in a great trouble. I have tried: We have tried to open by using alternate email.

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We have tried to open it using mobile but didn't work. I think it was caused by: Security is the main problem that is used by Samsung Galaxy lite Tab.

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