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

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How to remove privacy protection password on my phone Rio 2?

I tried to hard reset but its not working.

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Our employee has died. His or her Galaxy S5 has Samsung theft protection with a mindspring.com email account?

Help! Our employee has died. His or her Galaxy S5 has Samsung theft protection with a mindspring.com email account. I have tried: Factory reset using external buttons.

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First, ensure that no local privacy laws are violated (for example, an employee may have had personal conversations with his friend whose privacy should remain intact). Then, perform the procedures indicated below.

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    Go through the initial screens and stop at the Google verification screen.
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  2. 2
    Copy this hotfix file onto any USB pen drive.
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    Purchase an OTG adapter for Samsung S5.
    You can find a compatible OTG cable [[1]].
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    Connect the OTG adapter to your smartphone and USB pen driver.
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    When the file manager opens in S5, open and install the APK file from step 2.
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    Enable unknown sources by tapping on "SETTINGS" if asked.
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    Tap on "OPEN".
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    Find and tap "Backup and Reset" (in "Accounts").
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    Tap on "Factory data reset".
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    Tap on "Reset device".
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    Tap on "Erase everything".
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