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Hello! I am just trying to change my PIN on OnePlus 2, but I totally forgot the password. I can get to the phone by using fingerprint.
Do you have any idea how to recover or change the password?
The password accompanies your fingerprint scanner, which means that you ought to open "Settings" and delete all of the fingerprints that will remove the associated password. Considering that you have an updated OnePlus 2, follow the instructions below.
- 1Unlock the phone with your fingerprint, as it works.
- 2Press the home button.
- 3Tap on "Apps".
- 4Tap on "Settings".
- 5Tap on "Lock screen and security".
- 6Tap on "Fingerprints".
- 7Tap on "EDIT".
- 8Check all of the "Fingerprint" entries.
- 9Tap on "REMOVE" twice.
- 10Now, you can add your fingerprint again with a new password.We have a tutorial on how to do that on Samsung, but OnePlus 2 has the same procedure.
- 11Write down your alternative password.
If your device cannot accept the fingerprint at all, then hard-reset it and delete all of the data.
- 1Power down OnePlus 2.
- 2Press and hold power and volume-down buttons until you see a malfunctioning robot.
- 3Then, hold the volume-up button and press the power button once to enter the recovery menu.
- 4Navigate with volume buttons and select options with the power button.
- 5Select "wipe data/factory reset".
- 6Select "Yes -- delete all user data".
- 7Select "reboot system now".
I forgot my pin and recovery info to unlock my phone. How can I unlock it without losing any of my data?
Non activated phone that I'm wanting to reactivate but need to unlock it first.. I have tried: All past passwords and I've tried recovery but nothing is working. I think it was caused by: Not being on it for a while so I forgot the passcode
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