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How to unlock Samsung S6 screen without having to go through the hard reset?

How to unlock Samsung S6 screen without having to go through the hard reset?

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You have two options for an S6 smartphone connected to the Internet: resetting the password via your Google credentials and Samsung credentials.

If you use a Samsung account, then navigate to Find My Mobile. Enter your credentials. Then, just ascertain that your smartphone has been selected in the upper-left corner. Under "Protect my device", click "Lock my screen". Then, click "Unlock". Reboot your smartphone.

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If you prefer a Google account, then navigate to Android Device Manager. Ensure that it is your phone in the upper-left corner and click "Lock". Enter a temporary password. Click "Lock". Reboot your S6. Enter the password on your smartphone.

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More questions and answers on this topic can be found here: Forgot my password but I don't want to reset

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Reset Samsung Galaxy S2, S3, S4, Note2, Note3 Without Losing Data

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