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

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I forgot my pattern in my tab. How can I recover it?

I can't unlock my tab because I forgot the pattern

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You can always perform the Hard Reset option on your device so that you can gain access to your device. Being that there are many different ways to reset your device you will need to let us know which device you have so that you can in fact reset your device successfully. Also you can search the Internet for different ways you can reset your device according to your specific device.

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You can reset it by entering your email (Gmail) and password. You need to make sure that you are connected to the internet via data connection or WiFi. If you are not, you need to perform a Hard Reset. Do the following:

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  • turn off device
  • press the following:

power button

volume button (up/down or both)

home button (if any)

or you can look for a reset button/hole

  • release the power button when you see the Android guy
  • choose recovery mode
  • choose wipe data/Factory Reset
  • choose yes
  • device will reboot or will ask you to reboot

NOTE: This procedure will delete all apps and data

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I have forgotten my pin of Galaxy tab 3 , then how to recover/open it?

I have forgotten my pin of Galaxy tab 3 , then how to recover/open it ?

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If you have forgotten your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3's pin/password, you may Hard Reset your Tab to remove the lock. This will delete all of the data on your Tab. To Hard Reset your Tab, just do the following.

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  • Turn off your Tab
  • Press and hold volume up, home and then the power button.
  • Release the power button when you see the Samsung logo on the screen, but keep holding home and volume up buttons.
  • Release the home and volume up buttons when you see the recovery menu on the screen.
  • Now, navigate to "wipe data/Factory Reset" using your volume down key, then hit power button to select it.
  • Then navigate to "yes" using your volume key, then hit power button to select it.
  • After data wipe is complete, you can now reboot your Tab by selecting "reboot system now".
  • That's it. After your Tab reboots, it won't ask for a pin or password anymore.
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Without having your PIN you will need to use your Gmail account information so that you can gain access to your Galaxy Tab device. Without having your Gmail account information you will have to Hard Reset the device in order for you to gain access.

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Am locked out, no recovery, USB debug is disabled?

Please Sir Daniel I got locked out of my Android phone and the USB debug is disabled and the phone doesn't enter into recovery no matter the combination I use, how do I go about it ?

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The combination to use in order to unlock most Android devices will be:

1. Turn device off 2. Press and hold the volume up button 3. Press and hold the power button 4. Use the volume button to select the Factory Reset button 5. Press the power button in order to select the option

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The best way to unlock it is by going to recovery menu, there might be some problem regarding on the combinations that you have tried. Other ways, try the key combinations volume up, home button, power button on. These should be pressed all together and hold it for about 2- 5 sec. while your phone is turned off not turned on.

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The alternate way in order to gain access will be by using your Gmail account information to bypass the lock screen on your device. You can recover this information if lost by visiting the www.gmail.com site. Also ensure that you are entering the buttons correctly for the common mistake is that people enter the button combination without first having the device powered off.

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How to recover my corrupt data?

How to recover my phone Aqua rain 2G? its corrupting the program due to over download.

Corrupt data is basically a lost cause as it will not be accessible at a later time in regards to retrieving this data on the device. Once the data is corrupt the only thing you will be able to do is remove the data completely from the device.

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Unless your information was backed up either online or on your computer you will in fact not be able to recover this data from your device. Corrupted data is rarely recovered from a phone or any other device.

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

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How can I reset Gmail lock without recovery mode or without sb debugging on?

I have a Tablet of taj shuraim it is lock with Google account. it sent enter in to recovery mode and it hasn't USB debugging on I have tried Android multi tool and other tool also. I think it need USB debugging mode on but I cannot enable it. so there is any solution for it?

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You will need to do the following to do a Hard Reset:

  • turn off device
  • press the following:

power button volume button (up/down or both) home button (if any)

OR

Look for a reset button or hole

  • press until you see a logo
  • press the power button for at least 5 times
  • choose recovery mode
  • choose wipe data/Factory Reset
  • choose yes
  • device will confirm reboot or will reboot itself

Locked out WiFi and USB not accessible?

My names Robert and I have locked myself put of my Android Tablet and my WiFi and USB are disabled so I cannot do much

Yes this is a big dilemma but it is also a common issue that many have faced. In order to get in your device without having internet access you would need to visit a previous WiFi saved location so that you can be connected without having to log into your device. From here you will be able to log into your device successfully with your Gmail information.

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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.

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

My Samsung Galaxy tab 3 made in Korean was hanged?

Seen in tab fort page too many pattern attempts! clear my unlock

When you reach this dilemma you will simply need to enter your Gmail information so that you will be able to log into your device without having to Hard Reset. If you are not able to enter this information you can perform a Hard Reset by using the combinations in this article or by using the steps below:

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1. Turn device off

2. Press and hold volume up + power

3. Use volume up and down to select data reset

4. Press power to make the selection

This will reboot/Hard Reset your device.

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How can I debug my Android while it's locked because of too many attempts?

My sister was trying to unlocked the phone and she typed it wrong too many times. Now to unlock my phone I need to sign in with my Google account, but I can't because my WiFi fi is off.

I had a similar situation and what I did was drive out to a local Starbucks and used their WiFi long enough so I can sign in. It worked great. McDonalds will work too and some Target stores. Just find one that's close enough to your location.

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Unfortunately, you will need to do a Factory Reset. This will delete all apps and data on your Android device. You need to do the following:

  • turn off phone
  • press the following:

power button

volume button (up/down or both)

home button (if any)

or press the reset button/hole

  • if you see the logo, release the buttons
  • choose recovery mode
  • choose wipe data/Factory Reset
  • choose yes
  • device will reboot or will ask you to reboot

How to pattern unlock China tab USB debug off?

How to

software I mean pattern unlock

Almost all of these China made tablets use a flashing software that you will need on your PC to flash a firmware for your Tablet. Find out the brand or model number and check the site below to find a matching firmware you can flash to bypass/erase the pattern settings. You can also find a compatible firmware if you know your Tablet's main CPU chipset.

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Good afternoon, I'm Sam, I got problem, my itel is blocked completely?

My itel is blocked completely, I don't remember which my Google account for reopen

How many Google accounts do you have? I would write them all down and try each one until you hit the right one. If you've forgotten the passwords to some of these accounts, you can try to recover them at Google's site.

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If you have multiple Google accounts, I suggest you go through them one by one until you hit the right one. To help you remember which accounts you've set up, you can go through the Google account recovery process here:

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https://www.google.com/accounts/recovery

My daughter has forgotten her password lock and we cannot access her Android Tablet, its a Samsung?

Need to find out how to reset it

You can do the following to perform a Hard Reset:

  • turn device
  • press the following together:

Power and Volume Up button

  • release buttons when you see the Samsung logo
  • choose wipe data/Factory Reset (navigation:volume down, select:power)
  • choose Yes -- delete all user data
  • press power button

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