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

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My Tablet has been locked, and I also forgot its Google ID and password?

My Tablet has been locked, and I also forgot its Google ID and password. Can you show me an easy way to open it.

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The easiest way out right now would be to reset your Tablet. Press the volume up button and power button together, and you are good to go. Also, Remember that your Tablet will be restored to factory settings on doing this.

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You can try to recover your Google ID and password at the Google Account Recovery site.

If unsuccessful, your only options are too Hard Reset the Tablet by going through its recovery mode or flash a new/existing firmware on top of what's already there to wipe out the screen lock settings. You'll need to find the brand and model of your Tablet and check manufacturer's site for the methods and downloads, if available.

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I wrongly deleted the WiFi password on my phone. Unfortunately, I forgot the password. Can I recover it?

I wrongly deleted the WiFi password on my phone. Unfortunately, I forgot the password. Can I recover it?

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If it is just the WiFi password and not your phone's main password, you can easily create a new one. Go to settings on your phone, go to connectivity, go to WiFi and then reset your password from there. If your Tablet asks you for a new password, then enter 12345 because that is the default WiFi password for all Android devices. After that, you can enter a new password and re-create your WiFi password.

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Unfortunately, There's is no way to recover the saved WiFi password on your phone if you have accidentally tapped on forget. However, you may do the following to regain your WiFi connection.

  • Ask the WiFi network owner for the password.
  • If it's your WiFi and you have forgotten your Password.
  • Please get your router's manual and then see if something is written there on how to reset and reconfigure WiFi settings.
  • Usually, to reset a router, you just have to press the reset button on the router.
  • Then to configure its WiFi. You need to connect your PC or phone to your Router then, browse to your router's address. The address is usually http://192.168.1.1 or http://192.168.0.1
  • Then enter username:admin and password:admin
  • Then after accessing your router's address, you can now start on configuring your WiFi settings.

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My Android phone has been locked, and it asks for Google accounts, but I don't remember which one I used. Any chance to get in phone without Factory Reset?

Android HTC phone, 3 years old

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The only way that you will be able to get into your device without having to perform a Hard Reset will be to use your Gmail account. You can visit Gmail.com and log into your different account, once you have done this look through your contacts list so that you can see if your contacts from your device are used in this email. If the contacts are there, then this account is the one you used to set up your Gmail account.

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My Tab in password forgot. I want to unlock urgently?

I need to you unlock my device; model is tab 3 t211

If you have forgotten the screen lock password on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 T211, you may do the following to remove it.

Note: All of your data will be lost.

  • Turn off your Tablet
  • Press and hold volume up button, home button and power button at the same time until Samsung logo appears.
  • Navigate to "wipe data/Factory Reset" with volume button and then press the power button to select.
  • Select "yes".
  • Wait until wipe is complete.
  • Then select "reboot system now".
  • That's it! After your Tablet restarts, it won't ask for a screen lock password anymore.
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You must enter the account username and password when asked for it. You must be connected to the internet via WiFi or data connection. If you are not, you will have to do a hardware Factory Reset. To do it, you will have to do the following:

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  • turn off device
  • Press and hold the volume up button and power button
  • Release when you see the recovery booting message and the Samsung logo
  • Scroll down to wipe data/Factory Reset (volume down)
  • Press power key to select
  • Choose yes-delete all user data
  • Once complete, select reboot system now
  • Device will restart

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Recover Android Device in case of Forgot password/pattern unlock an Android device
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My Itechie Android is locked due to forgotten password?

How do I unlock my lock itechie Android Tablet?

There's no info regarding a Hard Reset method for your Tablet. Your only other option is to try and find a compatible firmware to flash over your existing one to wipe out the forgotten password setting.

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Your iTechie Tablet runs an A13 Allwinner CPU, and you can try to find a firmware here:

http://www.slatedroid.com/forum/375-allwinner-a13-cpu-devices/

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Received my fathers S3 and in trying to Factory Reset, I am asked for a "New Password", just checking to ensure I don't lock the phone and see how others have dealt w this. Thank you?

Received my fathers S3 and in trying to Factory Reset, I am asked for a "New Password", just checking to ensure I don't lock the phone and see how others have dealt w this. Thank you!

If it is asking for a new password, you will simply need to enter a new password that you will be able to remember so that you can lock your device while still being allowed the ease of remembering your password to gain access to your device.

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I have changed my phone code pin and forgot to note the pin?

Please help me open my Samsung Galaxy Duos GT-S7562

You will need to make sure about these two things:

  • make sure you remember your email address (Gmail) and your password
  • make sure that you are connected via data connection or WiFi

When informed that you are blocked, you will be asked to provide your email and password. Once successful, you will be asked to make a new password/pattern. No data will be lost, just the previous password.

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If you miss one, you will need to do the following:

  • turn off phone
  • press the following:

volume down

volume up

home button

  • wait until you see the Samsung logo
  • phone will reset

NOTE: All your data and apps will be lost

Can't remember Gmail password, and it was set up with no alternative email or phone number, want to reset password and use Gmail account on my PC?

Can't remember Gmail password, and it was set up with no alternative email or phone number, want to reset password and use Gmail account on my PC

Since you already have forgotten the Gmail account password you can still recover it by simply going to your Gmail account and choose "forgot password". There will be an option in which you can enter your last known password for your account to recover it without using any phone.

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Now, to unlock your phone. You must at least remember the Gmail account that you have used on your phone and using a device whereas you last log-in in your Gmail account. For more detailed information kindly read the full article by clicking the title at the top of this Q&A.

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Sir, I forgot my Samsung j7 pattern, and I don't want to lose any files from it by resetting it or trying the three buttons option. I know my Samsung account and password?

What can I do now? Sir please I don't have any idea. All the methods seem risky to my data loss, that is why I need further ideas!

You can use Samsung's Find My Mobile to remotely unlock your device is the WiFi is enabled on the device, and you synced your Samsung Account to the phone previously.

I have an LG Premier L62VL, bought on eBay. I had to do a hard reset because it would constantly go to Google sign in and would not recognize any password attempts, so how does one go about bypassing the FRP? Thank you very much! :-)?

Since Hard Reset does not work after many attempts, how does one bypass the FRP (Factory Reset Protection, I believe)? I'm 60 y.o. And kind of new to this stuff. Did not see any info on how to bypass the FRP, when the hard reset does work, and it keeps asking to sign in with Google account previously synced to this phone, but won't accept the info put in. I have tried: Hard reset with original Google email and password. I think it was caused by: No clue. Software design? Don't know what else to try to get this phone to work.

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This YouTube Tutorial walks you through the process of bypassing Google's FRP on an LG device. It should work, but if not then look at the process in other YouTube videos until you find one that works.

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Hi. I can't remember my password on my Moto G5. I normally use the fingerprint scanner, but as I switched it on and off again it asked me to enter the password again?

I fear I may be locked out completely if I try too many times.

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My daughter forgot the email that she created for her tablet and her password?

I reset the tablet but now I can't get past the Google verification. Can you help? I need to know how to get past the google verification step.

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