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I forgot my private mode password. What can I do to recover it?

I need to hide some photos and videos. Is there a way to reset the private mode or another way to hide stuff?

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Go to Apps Manager in settings

Swipe left until you're at "All" apps

Go down to > Fingerprints

> Clear Cache, > Clear data, > Clear defaults, then > Force Stop "you may get a message saying all accounts, contents, etc. will be deleted it click okay"

Go to Finger Scanner in settings

Register or re-register your Fingerprint, and you can change your backup password

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There is, in fact, a way to reset your Samsung Galaxy S5's Private Mode; however, this requires performing a Factory Reset, which wipes all of your phone's data. To make sure that you don't lose any of your important files, follow these simple steps to back your Samsung Galaxy S5's data up to your computer:

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    Plug your Samsung Galaxy S5 into your computer.
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    Follow the onscreen instructions on your computer.
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    Click the Backup/reset tab.
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    Click Data backup.
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Now, perform a factory reset by following the steps in this great VisiHow how-to article. Once the Factory Reset is done, your phone's Private Mode password will be reset. Be sure to write down the password you choose so you don't have to perform a Factory Reset again. To get your data back from Samsung Kies 3, simply plug your phone back into your computer and follow the steps above, but in the last step, click Restore instead of Data backup.

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If you do not want to perform a Factory Reset on your Samsung Galaxy S5, there are a few other ways you can hide your data. First, you can backup the files to Samsung Kies 3 on your computer and delete them from your device. You can also use any of the applications listed below to hide your files directly on your device so no one else can find them:

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Hello I have a Samsung Galaxy S 6 and I am trying to recover or enable the access to my private mode?

So what happened here is that when I go to private mode and I swipe to enable, it asks me to enter a password, which I definitely don't remember. I tried entering a password but it lets you only one attempt so if you're wrong, I get the message try after 60 min or sec. How can I just fix this and enable private mode? I really need to fix this, please help.

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I forgot the password to log into my Toshiba laptop. I last opened my laptop three days ago and today I failed to access it?

I last opened my laptop three days ago and today I fail to access it.. what kind of questions should I ask?. I have no more questions to ask other than I forgot my password. I have tried: I don't know the cause. If I know the cause I may not bother you with questions, forget about it. I think it was caused by: I don't know the cause. If I know the cause I may not bother you with questions, forget about it.

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Retrieve password for privacy setting on Samsung 5?

I set a password for the privacy mode on Samsung 5 - all my documents are encoded - and I forgot the password completely. Is there any way to retrieve my documents without resetting to factory settings. I have tried: Tried various passwords. I think it was caused by: Not thinking before I tried an application

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You can try to transfer them to the PC using Kies. But you will have to hard reset the phone to use a new password which means that anything you have on the phone that was not transferred will be lost.

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How do I shut off the privacy mode?

I want to completely turn the privacy mode off. Like I never used it. How do I reset the settings for it?. I have tried: Turning it off

Using two fingers, swipe down your phone. The Privacy Mode icon will appear in your personalization menu and once you tap that it will turn it off until you decide to turn it on again.

Hello, how do I turn off my mobile data? It is really important for me as I am going away on holiday!

How do I turn off my mobile data? It is really important for me as I am going away on holiday!!. I have tried: I have tried calling Vodafone. I think it was caused by: I'm not sure

Manage Your Data Usage, Enable Data Roaming on Samsung Galaxy S5 can show you how to turn off your data during a vacation.

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