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

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I forgot my Z3 pattern and I want to unlock my device without resetting?

I set a new pattern and I forgot it. Now I can't access my phone and even though I have tried over 40 failed attempts, my phone didn't offer the option of entering my email. I don't want to reset it though. How can I unlock it? Thank you

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How do I unlock my Samsung Galaxy J1 or A5 with a letter password without resetting it?

A5 is locked with a password that does not match the typed one / Samsung Galaxy J1 is locked with a letter password. Can you help me on how to break the code but not reset it completely?

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You have three ways out of this. One of them will erase all of your data.

Option 1.

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    Enter your Samsung log-in user name and password.
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  3. 3
    Click your device in the upper-left corner.
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    Click "Protect my device" to expand it.
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    Click "Unlock my screen".
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    Click "Unlock in the middle".
    This will allow you to enter your smartphone.
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Option 2. Hard-resetting. All of the data on the internal memory of the smartphone will be lost.

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    Use this tutorial to hard-reset your A5 or J1.
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Option 3. Patching.

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    Take the microSD card out of your smartphone.
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    Place this ZIP file onto your microSD card.
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    Put the card back.
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    Do not turn on the smartphone.
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    Press and hold volume-up, power, and home buttons simultaneously until you see the recovery menu.
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    Use the volume-down button to select options and the power button to confirm your selection.
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    Select "apply zip", "choose zip", "install zip", etc.
    (something similar).
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    Point at the ZIP file that you placed onto your microSD card in step 2.
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    Let the patch be applied.
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    Select "reboot your phone".
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    Now, after the phone has been booted up, enter any password if prompted.
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How to get into a Galaxy S6 without a password and avoid factory setting reset?

I took my teenager's Galaxy S6 after he got in trouble and I am trying to get through his lock screen but he won't give me the password or use his fingerprint to gain access. I don't want to do a factory reset if I don't have to and I forgot to register his phone with Samsung's Find My Mobile. I do have the Google account information but I can't find the option to unlock the phone using the Google account. Can you help?

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How to unlock my Samsung phone using my hand in a simple or short minutes?

Have a Samsung phone but I have forgotten my password and I want unlock it. I have tried: Have tried putting passwords but not working. I think it was caused by: Long day of not using it. This what made me forget my password

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

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Can a PIN on a Galaxy S5 be overcome without resetting the PIN itself?

I want to covertly access a S5 without the owner being aware i.e.. I don't want to reset the PIN.

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I have a Samsung Galaxy j1 phone which did a hard reset but I can't remember?

I have a Samsung Galaxy j1 phone which did a hard reset but I can't remember my Samsung/Google account to login back into phone. I know the password but not my ID. I have tried: I did a hard reset on the phone to get rid of a virus.. I think it was caused by: Samsung phone now have FRP protection (factory reset protection) so someone just can't swipe the phone

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Bypass Galaxy Note4 AT&T 4.4.2 lock screen. No Factory Reset?

Bypass Galaxy Note4 AT&T 4.4.2 lock screen. No Factory Reset. Fingerprint scanner is not reading my fingerprint. After a few failed attempts requested "Pin code". Forgot my Pin code. Prefer not to Factory Reset.. Location GPS is set to off so Find My Mobile/Android Device Manager is not working for me. ADB is not an option. Unknown sources is unset. Tried to boot into Safe Mode. Unsuccessful. Is it possible to get back to the Fingerprint Scanner option? If so how? Thanks. Please assist if possible!

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Need to recover pin passcode on Galaxy not 5?

Someone stole my phone and I got it back, but there is a pin on it now and I can't get into it

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