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

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How can I I unlock my Android phone?

I forgot my security pattern as well as my Google account credentials

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By not knowing your password to your device as well as not knowing your Gmail credentials you are stuck with having to perform a Hard Reset on your device which will cause you to lose all of your information on your device.

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I see that you have stated that you have an Android device but you have not stated which Android device leaving me the option of giving you the generic method of resetting your Android based device.

Follow my instructions below in order to help you to perform the Hard Reset option on your device:

1. Power off your device

2. Press and hold power + Volume up key

3. On the boot menu use the volume keys to highlight factory data reset/wipe

4. Press the power button to make the selection

5. Tap on power again to make the selection

6. Your device will begin to wipe itself completely

Here is a video that you can use below in order to Hard reset your device:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jL2j2Ym9z28

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4edCvuKV5E

http://smartmobilephonesolutions.com/content/how-to-hard-reset-an-android-phone

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How can I unblock my itel after a kid messing with the patterns?

It only accepts emergency calls plus Google email and password which I have tried to insert several times but all in vein.

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Using your Google account to unlock a phone is one of the fastest and easiest ways to unblock your itel. However using this method requires an Internet connection.

If your phone is connected to the Internet and it doesn't accept your Google account. It's probably because of inserting a wrong password. You can try to sign into your account from a PC to verify whether you're using a correct or a wrong password.

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If you're using a wrong password, by following the steps below you can reset your password:

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    On your PC desktop, launch a web browser.
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    Select 'I don't know my password' and enter your email address.
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    Click on the 'Continue' button.
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    Follow the Google instructions to reset your account password.
    These instructions are unique for each person and during these steps you should verify your identity to the Google.
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    Once you finish these steps, a new page will open and you can enter a new password for your account.
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    Now use this new password to unlock your phone.
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For additional methods to unlock your device, you can read our main article, by clicking on the title of this page or the link below the article summary.

How do I unlock my skk a11 Android phone?

The key combination is not working for me!!! It only display a phone with ! in the triangle??? How do I fixed this

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How can I unlock my S3 screen?

I don't know my Gmail password and my screen is locked, forget my pattern password, I have a Samsung S3

In your case, the can reset your Google password through the Google Account Recovery tool. Once you have reset your password, you can then backup your contents. That way if you ever can't unlock your phone, and you need to perform a Hard Reset, you won't lose your data.

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In order to backup your files and contacts, you'll need the Samsung Kies program. If you haven't used this program previously, follow the steps below on your PC:

  1. 1
    Open a web browser.
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    Follow this link to the Samsung Kies website.
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    Under the 'Downloads' section, click on 'Kies 3' to download the program.
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    Wait for the setup to download.
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    Once the download process is finished, lunch the setup.
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    Install Kies on your PC.
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    Launch the program.
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    Plug your device into the PC.
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    Once the program identifies your phone, click on the 'Backup/Restore' option.
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    Mark the checkbox next to 'Select all items'.
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    In order to proceed, click on 'Backup'.
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    Now you have a backup of your files and contacts, and you don't need to worry about losing your data.
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In order to learn more about resetting your GS3, read our other article on how to hard reset a Samsung GS3 without losing data.

If you need more help resetting your phone, let us know in the Q&A section.

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