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

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I forgot my password to my Samsung and now I have no idea how can I change it?

How do I change the password with a locked screen and without all my information being wiped off my phone

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Your best bet for recovering or resetting your password to your Samsung phone without losing data is to unlock it by going to your Google account on the phone. You will be LED to a screen with a secure lock icon with the instruction "To unlock, sign in with your Google Account. You will then be asked to input the Gmail address that you signed up with when you got the phone and the password to that Gmail account into a username and password field. Once in you will be able to click on the lock icon and unlock the phone and you will not have lost data.

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Have my Samsung 4 and am locked out, just changed my pin and now am locked out?

Have tried the old pin and new one, questioning whether I typed it wrong...but it asks you to put it in twice so I can't see that happening.. . just want to get my pics off the phone as I have a new one I want to switch too!

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Password reset on my Galaxy trend?

I forgot my password and I have tried it several times, I do not care if I lose my data provided if I will be able to unlock it eventually

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Cannot log into my Galaxy tablet?

I must have mistakenly set a password for my tablet and cannot log on. I have tried: Different passwords. I think it was caused by: I set the tablet face-down with keyboard up

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

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How do you do a factory reset on a Galaxy 4?

How do you do a factory reset on a Galaxy 4. I have tried: Nothing. I think it was caused by: I forgot the password

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Can't unlock my Samsung 4, need advice on how to unlock or how to go to factory settings?

Have not used this phone for a few weeks, have gone back to it and now it is asking for a password but I can't remember it. I have tried: To remember my password but still locked help. I think it was caused by: I changed to a ZX phone but my husband broke his phone so he has mine and I was going to use my Samsung again

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I know my password on phone but it won't accept it?

How do I get into my phone. Password not being accepted

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How can I recover my son's Galaxy tablet?

My son changed the password on his brother's Samsung Galaxy and now can't remember it. How can I recover this password? I have tried: Putting in any password numerous times. I think it was caused by: Changed password and now can't remember it

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Hi, I cannot open my phone due to a password on my Samsung phone keypad screen, do not want to lose data?

Please help to unlock my phone. I have tried: First attempt

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How can I reset my password for my Samsung Galaxy 4g tablet or put it back to factory?

How can I reset my password for my Samsung Galaxy 4g tablet or put it back to factory. I have tried: Lots. I think it was caused by: I can't remember the password

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Tablet says open, everything else say no WiFi connect?

Modem is working for the desktop, but not the tablet. The security page says WiFi connected and asks for a password.

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