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

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How to unlock screen lock PIN if I forgot PIN?

Device - Micromax Bolt A62 (Android 2.3).

I forgot screen lock PIN, whenever I input wrong PIN 5 times there is no any recovery option. Please help me How can I recover screen lock PIN. "please help me".

My e-mail address is private.

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Unfortunately, you will either need to perform a Factory Reset of your Android device, or remotely install an application to reset your password.

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How do I unlock my phone if I forgot the pattern?

My son used my phone and put a pattern that he also forgot, what do I do?

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There should be a timer, which will count down until you can attempt to try the pattern again. If you are still unable to get the pattern working, you should reference this article for the steps on accessing your Android device when you are locked out and can't remember your pattern.

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What can I do if I forgot my password?and I forgot my Google account?

I attempted many times to unlock my phone but I forgot my Google account.

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If you have forgotten both your Google Account and your Password, and are unable to access your Android phone, you can do three things. 1) You can reference the article for steps on accessing the Google Recovery tool, so you can get back into your account. 2) You can use a third party tool to access the device, or try the ADB or MoboRobo to access your device. 3) You can perform a Factory Reset of your device.

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How to unlock my mobile phone, Xperia mini pro?I forgot my password?

How to unlock my mobile phone, a Xperia MINI PRO, I forgot my password and I don't know how to open it..there is no other option but to enter the correct numeric code..hope you can help me, thanks much!

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The Xperia mini pro is a smartphone manufactured by Sony Ericsson. It may seem a bit different than most other phones running the Android operating system as its main feature is that it has a tactile keyboard, however the procedure to reset it if you have forgotten your password is the same as for all other Android versions. Those instructions are available in our guide to recovering your Android Device in case of a lost or forgotten password or pattern.

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How to unlock my phone if I forgot my pattern and it needs Gmail account?

I forgot my pattern and Gmail account

If you have locked your Android phone, and do not remember your pattern, please revisit the referenced guide, and read the section on how to unlock your Android devices when you don't remember your Google Password Recovery Account. That should help you unlock your phone.

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How do I enter my phone again?

Hi, I've got an HTC one X and I've forgotten my pin. I've entered my Google account information but it says the information is incorrect. What do I do to get back into my phone?

If you can not access your HTC One X with your PIN, and are experiencing problems with the Google Account Recovery tools, please visit the section of our guide on how to unlock your Android device if it does not accept the correct Google ID or Password. If that does not work, please read through the other sections in the guide, and you should find an answer there.

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How I will open my mobile? I forgot my email ID & password?

Wrong pattern attempt..& forgot email ID and password

If you are not able to access your Android device using the correct user ID and password, there are a number of things you can try. Please read our guide on how to unlock your Android device. It contains steps for every type of problem you may have.

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How should I unlock my phone if my data and WiFi is off?

My phone's password was guessed too many times by a sibling, so I was locked out of my phone. The only way I can get in now is to log into my Gmail, but it won't work since my internet isn't enabled.

Having your brother or sister lock your Android device by trying the wrong pattern too many times is a common problem, and one we have a solution for. Just read our guide on what to do if too many password or pattern attempts on your Android Device. This should help. If not, please read the other sections of that guide, as it's a comprehensive list of steps you can take to correct this problem.

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How do I unlock Samsung S3 mini 19300?

I forgot the pattern and my Google ID. I can't access my phone again please help me

You can unlock your Samsung Galaxy S3 by following the steps we provided in our guide on how to unlock your Galaxy S3 when you don't remember your Google ID or your pattern. Please have a read, and don't forget to check the other sections of that guide too.

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Hi, mister, need your help please?

My imported images from her Xperia M dual to her laptop. After doing so she saw that her phone had a screen lock, which she didn't do before. What is troubling her, is she doesn't know the password, and doesn't want to reset her phone because she needs some files in it. What to do? please help, thanks. I want to help her bypass the screen lock, but how? It seems like her phone is not connected to her Gmail account. I have tried: Restarting the phone.. tried many pin but no security questions popped. I think it was caused by: a virus?

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I am unable to open my pin by pressing power & volume button, can you give some other cool suggestions?

I am not able to unlock it & its creating a lot of problems

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Yes please, I forgot my password of my Micromax handset bolt 335?

I have given it to service center before a long time but now I forgot my password.

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I have a Micromax phone. My young brother changed the pin and forgot it?

Now no option is turning up. So, how can I bypass the pin lock or open up my phone. There is no option for forgot password coming on phone. I have tried: Connected my phone to PC but don't know what to do?. I think it was caused by: I don't know

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See more questions like this: I don't know the pin of my phone but my mother knows. She doesn't want to tell me, so I want to unlock the phone, what should I do?

Please help me, I am using Micromax unite2 a106 Android mobile. Android ver. 5.0 and I activate Android device manager and smart lock on my device. Today I changed my SIM and switched on my phone but my phone was locked and phone changed my password pin. I tried to open my phone but phone is in lock condition. I reset my phone via recovery but result was the same. Phone is in lock condition, please help me.

Please help me, I am using Micromax unite2 a106 Android mobile. Android ver. 5.0 and I activate Android device manager and smart lock on my device. Today I changed my SIM and switched on my phone but my phone was locked and phone changed my password pin. I tried to open my phone but phone is in lock condition. I reset my phone via recovery but result was the same. Phone is in lock condition, please help me.

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Please input PIN - Asking while installation of APN?

While full installation of Access Point Name(APN), its asking for PIN. Not sure what to put. My mobile is Micromax

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Just bought an old Ericsson phone r310s on eBay?

Pin lock is on but the guy has not given me that

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How do I change from password login to PIN log in Windows8?

I made too many wrong attempts for PIN login and login screen referred me to the password login screen. The problem is I have forgotten my password so I need to switch back to PIN login because I know the pin. Thank you. I have tried: I have tried using Ctrl+Alt+Del, but it can not switch me back to pin login. I think it was caused by: Entering multiple wrong PIN continuously

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I have a Sony Dual SIM phone and have forgotten my screen pin, I can't reset via my Gmail account as I have 2 step verification and I use the same phone to access my codes provided by Gmail

I have a Sony Dual SIM phone and has forgotten my screen pin, I can't reset via my Gmail account as I have 2 step verification and I use the same phone to access my codes provided by Gmail. I have tried: I have tried to see if I can remember the pin, but nothing and the only other option would be is to factory reset. I think it was caused by: I put a pin, but it seems that I might have put one wrong digit without realizing it

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