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

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I forgot my lock screen password. Its locked out now. I can't access my Galaxy Note4. What can I do without losing data?

My mobile has 3G and WiFi on, but location is off.

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My phone is Micromax Canvas, I have forgotten my lock pattern and Gmail account details?

I have forgotten my lock pattern as well as Gmail account details. I have tried: Using power volume up and home key. I think it was caused by: I forgot my lock pattern and Gmail details

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  1. 1
    Power down Micromax Canvas.
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  2. 2
    Press and hold the volume-up, volume-down, and power buttons simultaneously.
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    When you see a message on the screen, release all of the buttons.
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    Press and release the volume-up button to enter the recovery mode.
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    If you see the Android logotype or a green robot on the screen, then press the home or power button.
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    Use the volume buttons to highlight menu items.
    Use the menu button to confirm the selection.
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    Select "wipe data/factory reset".
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    Select "Yes -- delete all user data".
    All of your data, including the lock screen, will be erased.
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    Select "reboot system now".
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Is it the Google account I use for my normal email or is it the Google account set up for the phone?

Locked out and have tried every password/number combo, Samsung 3

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Xperia Z1 phone screen locked?

My Xperia Z1 is locked with a password and I don't remember it now. I need to have the back up of the data stored in internal memory. Please help.

I do remember my Google account credentials. Thanks!

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My screen is damaged and I can't see anything but phone can turn on, what should I do so that I don't lose my data?

Black screen and can't access my phone through Kies, its keep asking me to put in my password. I have tried: Connect to Kies. I think it was caused by: It fell

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My Samsung Galaxy y phone has been unlocked. I do not remember my last four years Gmail password that totally different from my todays password. please suggest me how I unlock my phone?

My Samsung Galaxy y phone has been unlocked. I do not remember my last four years Gmail password that totally different from my todays password. please suggest me how I unlock my phone?

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How do I unlock my phone? The device won't accept my Gmail account and the code is incorrect I don't have access to internet, my phone is LG smartphone, not sure which one?

The device won't accept my Gmail account and the code is incorrect. I don't have access to internet, my phone is LG smartphone, not sure which one

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My Android phone has been locked. But I didn't put any password. A new SIM card was put and then the phone is locked, requiring password. How to unlock my phone without losing my data?

My Android phone has been locked. But I didn't put any password. A new SIM card was put and then the phone is locked, requiring password. How to unlock my phone without losing my data?

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I bought new Samsung Galaxy mobile today and put s security lock password but the phone is not opening saying incorrect password, what to do?

I bought new Samsung Galaxy mobile today and put s security lock password but the phone is not opening saying incorrect password, what to do?. I have tried: I tried to put the password which I think I had put originally but failed 20 times.. I think it was caused by: May be hurriedly typing the password I entered some letter wrongly.

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