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

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I have forgotten the pattern and Tablet has no SIM or connectivity. I am connected to Tab vis USB cable to Laptop?

I have forgotten the pattern and Tablet has no SIM or connectivity. I am connected to Tab vis USB cable to Laptop.

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Since you have no connectivity with WiFi or data connection, do the following:

  • turn off device
  • press the following:


power button

volume up/down or both

home button (if any)


OR


Look for a reset button/hole


  • press until you see a logo
  • press power (5 times) if the menu has not shown up
  • choose recovery mode
  • choose wipe/data Factory Reset
  • choose yes
  • device will ask you to reboot or will reboot automatically


NOTE: This process will delete all apps and data




More questions and answers on this topic can be found here: Can't unlock Android phone after providing e-mail and waiting for 24 hrs?

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

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