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

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I forgot my unlock pattern and Google account?

How can I unlock my Galaxy pocket

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You'll need to reset your device to factory default settings. You can find a guide for how to do that here: Perform a factory reset on Android Device.

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I have forgotten my password and there is no forgot password option to rest password?

I have forgotten my password on my Android phone and there is no forgot password option to rest password. How to rest it

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The 'Forgot password?' option should be displayed on your lock screen once you reach the certain limit of incorrect password attempts. This limit is set to five times in most Android phones. Therefore, in order to unlock your phone using this option, you should enter the wrong password more than five times in a row. Once you're able to see this option, follow the steps below to unlock the device:

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    On your phone lock screen, tap on the 'Forgot password?' option.
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    Enter your Gmail address and password.
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    Follow the steps provided by Google to unlock the phone.
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    Once you complete the procedure, you'll be able to enter a new password for your phone.
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    Your Android phone should now be unlocked.
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Alternatively, if you're not able to see the 'Forgot password?' option or you can't access your Google account, you can use Screen Lock Bypass Pro to unlock your phone. In order to learn about this app, read our article on how to unlock an Android device with the paid Screen Lock Bypass Pro app.

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You can also follow the steps on the main article to try other methods of unlocking an Android device. This article can be accessed by clicking on the title of this Q&A page or the link below the article summary.

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If you need more help unlocking your phone, let us know in the Q&A section below.

Hi Daniel, I forgot my password in My Android devices?

Friend of mine advised me to use something called "Android Tools" with DOS Booting to unlock but I wonder how?

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My tab has no email or ANY ACCOUNT AND I forgot MY PASSWORD WHAT DO I DO PLEASE TELL?

MY NAME JAMES ALLISON AND I FORGOT MY TABLET

You're going to need to do a Factory Reset on your device. You can find steps to do so here: Perform a factory reset on Android Device

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I have a mid Android Tablet and I forgot my passwords?

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I forgot my Google password and username I need help?

I forgot my pattern, and then got locked out of my Android phone because I kept trying the wrong patterns. Now I am being asked to type in my Google account login, but I forgot that too. What can I do now?

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Even though you've forgotten your Google account username and password, it's still possible to access your account. Google has a special recovery tool, which lets you recover your account. Using this tool, you'll be able to unlock your phone.

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Follow the steps below on a PC to recover your Google account:

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    On the PC desktop, open a web browser.
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    Select 'I don't know my username'.
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    Now follow the Google instructions to retrieve your username.
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    Once you have your username, go to the Google account recovery page once more.
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    Select the 'I don't know my password' option.
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    Enter your Gmail address.
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    Follow the steps provided by Google to reset your password.
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    Once you complete these steps, you'll be able to enter a new password for your account.
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    You should now have access to your Google account.
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Now follow the steps below on your phone to unlock it with your Google account:

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    On the lock screen, tap on the 'Forgot password?' option.
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    Enter your Google account username and password.
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    Now Google will provide you with a series of steps you'll need to follow in order to unlock the phone.
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    When the steps are completed, you'll be able to enter a new password for your phone.
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    Your Android phone should now be unlocked.
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Otherwise, if you cannot access your Google account, follow our main article to try other methods of unlocking your Android phone. You can access this guide by clicking on the title of this page or the link below the summary.

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I forgot my computer password for my G-tide E65?

I want to open the device because it asks me so canceled insurance for the device to log into a Google account and I did not do this at the expense of the registration of the device

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I forgot my Gmail address and password for my LG Optimus VU F100l?

After several tries of pattern unlock which was locked got to the Gmail account but I have forgotten the Gmail address and password used

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I know my right ID and password but they do not support?

That's a Tablet phone, please help me I am in a big problem

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Forgot password for Alcatel onetouch hero 8020D-?

I forgot password to open screen lock of Alcatel one touch hero 8020D.. please help

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LG F60 mobile is locked. Google ID password sometimes entered, but not unlocking ... How to unlock my mobile. please help?

LG F60 mobile is locked. Google ID password sometimes entered, but not unlocking ... How to unlock my mobile. please help

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