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Lock and Unlock Samsung Galaxy S5's Screen Using the Fingerprint Scanner

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I have I Galaxy S5 and the screen is locked and I don't know the password?

I have I Galaxy S5 and the screen is locked and I don't know the password I had it in my pocket and set some kind of password without me knowing it.

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If you have tried all of the steps listed in the other guides referenced at the beginning of this Q&A, there is a last resort you can attempt, but it involves the use of a paid app. You can find detailed steps to this guide in our section on unlocking your locked Android device with the Screen Lock Pro app. If you have questions, there is a link to the developer's contact information in the guide as well. In our tests, this app works on the S5. Please let us know if you need additional help, and VisiHow, or one of our VisiHow community members will help you to answer your questions.

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My phone has a gray covering on it and I can't operate the touch screen?

There was a green circle with dots on it I accidentally pressed

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If I do a Hard Reset, will it mess with my SIM card?

If I do a Hard Reset, will it mess with my SIM card?

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After several unsuccessful finger swipes....I was locked out of my Galaxy S5...I was then asked for a password which is not working either....I cannot access my phone at all?

After several unsuccessful finger swipes....I was locked out of my Galaxy S5...I was then asked for a password which is not working either....I cannot access my phone at all.

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I was at an event last night. Someone got hold of my business phone and did God knows what to it?

I was at an event last night. Someone got hold of my business phone and did God knows what to it. They also put a PIN and a Pattern on my phone. I do not want to reset it as it has all of my business contacts as well as client invoices etc on it. Help. I have tried: Every pin and password I can think of as well as online searches. I think it was caused by: Someone phone napped my phone

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