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Lock and Unlock Samsung Galaxy S5's Screen Using the Fingerprint Scanner

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My Samsung S5 does not recognize my Fingerprint unrecognized & alternative password keep saying invalid name or password when I put the details?

I thought I was making my Samsung S5 safe from theft but ended up locking myself out.

I activated the fingerprint but now it keeps saying no match every time I put the finger and I don't know what to fill in the alternate password, because when I put my email & password it keeps saying invalid name or password.

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What am I supposed to do now I just got the phone yesterday but now it has refused to open.

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The S5 manuals I get are not compatible with my phone because I can not block a call or SMS for example. Or is my phone a fake one?

I don't seem to get a manual that is compatible with my Samsung S5

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If a manual is not compatible, it may just be that it is not compatible with your version of the Android operating system. This is because your Samsung Galaxy S5 has a wide range of features, but how those features work will be largely dependent on the version of Android you are running, or whether you are running the Samsung version of the Android operating system (it is possible to run either Android or Samsung, depending on how you have set your device set up). Because of this, there can be big differences between the operating system you are running and the way your device works.

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You should check with the company you purchased your phone with to be sure, and might want to try some of our how to guides for the Samsung Galaxy S5, which will help you get a better idea of your device, and how it functions. Thanks for using VisiHow, and have a great day.

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How do I go about unlocking Galaxy s 5 so I can return the phone to its rightful owner?

I found the phone on side of the road and want to unlock it to find out who it belongs to. How do I go about getting the phone open to find out

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S5 won't accept passcode after multiple attempts?

I can't unlock my S5, what can I do

You should have seen the prompt by now to use your Google Account. At this point, use Samsung's Find My Mobile to remotely unlock the device. You can change your pin through Samsung Find My Mobile but it sometimes takes several attempts before it works. Reboot your phone each time to see if Samsung syncs the new password before you try again.

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Lock and Unlock Samsung Galaxy S5's Screen Using the Fingerprint Scanner
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If I click erase whole data on the mobile will be lost or on the passwords?

My mobile ask for an alternative password which I don't remember so I followed your steps when I clicked on lock and entered new password it shows already your screen lock is set

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How do I fix this?

I just went from fingerprint to pin, now it's not letting me unlock my phone

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