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

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How to get to the "forgot pin" selection?

I lost my droid phone a few months ago and just found it yesterday and I forgot my pin. Well, I have incorrectly put my pin in incorrectly 120 times and it won't pull up the option that says "forgot pin". What do I do

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You have to let it rest for a bit. Since you have attempted to log-in several times with incorrect PIN, it is more likely that you've been locked temporarily and that you need to wait for a few hours before you can gain access again.

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My phone is pattern locked.. How to unlock it?

Well I have an Android its pattern locked how to unlocked it

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In order to use your phone again, make sure that you know your email (Gmail) and password. The password will only reset if you are connected to data connection or WiFi. If not, you will have to do a Hard Reset. Do the following:

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NOTE: this will delete all apps and data on your Android device

  • turn off your device
  • press and hold the following:

Power button

Volume up/down or both

Home button (if any)

  • release buttons when you see the logo
  • you will be in the recovery menu
  • choose wipe data/Factory Reset
  • choose yes--delete all user data
  • choose reboot now

If all else fails, send your device to the nearest service center.

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Huawei U9200 locked due to many failed pattern attempts?

My Huawei U9200 phone got locked due to so many failed pattern attempts. it asks me to put my Gmail account to unlock but my mobile data connection and WiFi button cannot be opened. tried the volume up and power button thing also, but it did not help. Please help.

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I have located the way that you can in fact Hard Reset your device which is the Huawei Ascend P1. Below I will place the steps that you will need to follow so that you can be able to Hard Reset the device after your failed pattern attempts that you have placed on your current device.

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Follow my instructions below:

-Power off your device

-Hold volume Up + volume down + Power button

-Release these buttons when you reach the boot menu

-Use the volume buttons to highlight delete all user data

-Press the power button to make the selection

-After the reset is finished use the volume keys to highlight reboot device

-Press the power button to make the selection to reboot your device with the new settings

How do I get the phone to unlock?

Hi I'm using my fathers phone and its locked how do I get into it hes gone for the weekend and I have no contact with him and I have to use the phone asap any suggestions?

The only two options you will have to get into your device will be by performing the following steps and options below:

Option 1

-On your device after you have entered the pattern incorrectly too many times you will in fact have the option to tap on the forgot password option. In this option use the email address and password so that you will be able to get into the device to change the password.

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Option 2

-If you do not have the email address to log into the device using the email option you are going to need to perform a Hard Reset on your device in order to allow you to be able to get into the device but you will lose all of your information:

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-Power off device

-Hold power + volume up key

-Use the volume keys to highlight Factory Reset

-Press the power button to confirm the Hard Reset

-After confirming the Hard Reset option use the volume keys to highlight the reboot device option

-Press the power button to confirm the reboot device option

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

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I want to know how to open unlock the Android phone?

I don't know my Gmail ID and password

If you do not know your pattern unlock of your Gmail ID for your device you are going to need to perform a Hard Reset on your device so that you will be able to wipe the device clean thus removing the pattern unlock option from having to be performed on your device for entry.

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-Power off your device

-Hold the power button + volume up button

-On the boot menu you are viewing use the volume keys to highlight the Factory Reset option

-Press the power button to make the selection

-After making the selection use the volume keys to highlight the reboot device option

-Press the power button to make the selection to reboot the device

After performing these options your device will in fact reboot with its factory settings and no longer will require you to have to enter a password to get into the device successfully.

Micromax a40 locked with password how to unlock it?

Please tell how to unlock the phone

I have located the steps that you will need to perform in order to unlock your device through a Hard Reset. Below I will share the process on Hard Resetting your device.

-Power off your device

-Hold the volume down + power button

-After holding these buttons you will be taken to the fast boot mode

-Use the volume keys to highlight wipe data

-Press the power button to begin wiping the data from your device

-After wiping your data you will in fact come to the option to reboot device

-Press the power button to selection this option

This will cause the device to restart itself with the new settings.

How to I wipe clean the Tablet and start from a fresh from pattern lock?

I have this cheap China unbranded Tablet which is locked because we forgot the pattern and USB debugging is not enabled. It asks for my Google login but anytime I try to login it says the username and or the password is invalid.

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Found a Galaxy Tab 3 Tablet that has a pattern lock on it?

I want to unlock it and find its rightful owner.

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How to unlock a phone used by someone else?

My phone was previously by someone else and the pattern has suddenly been lost and the phone is locked....how can I unlock it

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Forgot the pattern to unlock the screen and needs to restart the phone every time?

Forgot the pattern to unlock the screen and needs to restart the phone every time.

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How recover pattern locked device?

I did unlock my device with pattern lock, but my nephew tried it many times, now its asking me Gmail account?

please help me

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