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

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How to unlock an Alcatel Android phone when it's pattern locked is showing..error too many pattern attempts?

How to unlock an Alcatel Android phone when its pattern locked is showing..error too many pattern attempts

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In order to use your phone again, you will need to enter the email (Gmail) and password while connected to the internet via WiFi or data connection. If not, you will have to do a Factory Reset. Do the following to do a Factory Reset:

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  • turn off the phone
  • press the following simultaneously:

Volume up

Power button

  • you will now be in recovery mode

(use volume buttons to navigate and power to choose)

  • choose wipe data/Factory Reset
  • choose yes--delete all user data
  • choose reboot system now

You can also watch this how-to video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRut3P9Fn38

If all else fails, send your phone to its service center.

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My phone is locked because of too many attempts. My WiFi and data connection is also switched off. How do I connect to Gmail to unlock it?

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My phone is locked with too many attempts. My WiFi and data connection is also switched off. How do I connect to Gmail to unlock it?'

With no access to the Internet and with no rooted device, you have only two remaining options. Option 1.

  1. 1
    Take the microSD card out of your smartphone and place it on your computer.
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    Download and place this ZIP file onto your microSD card.
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    Put the microSD card back into your phone.
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  4. 4
    Boot into the recovery menu
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    Use the hard-reset key configuration to enter the menu.
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    Select "apply..." or "install..." option in the main menu.
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    Choose the ZIP file from step 2 and confirm your selection.
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    After the patch has been applied, select "reboot system now".
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    Now, check if you can access your phone.
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Option 2.

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    If you still cannot access your phone, you do not have a microSD card or the menu is in Chinese, then you will need just to hard-reset your smartphone.
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Hi, my Alcatel One touch Pixi mobile was recently stolen but I have just gotten it back. The person that stole it has pattern locked my phone. Is there a way to factory reset?

My phone was stolen, and the thief has changed the pattern lock and I can't get into my phone. I am yet to come across a question regarding my situation. I have tried: Simultaneously pressing power button and volume up. I think it was caused by: My phone was not secured with a pin or pattern lock and the thief obviously rest the phone and made it there own down to a T

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Trying to bypass a pattern lock without losing data on an Alcatel OneTouch TracFone?

I simply want to get on the phone to see whats in it, but it has a pattern lock on it. I don't no the Google email or password associated with phone

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

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