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Questions and Answers
I put a password on my Irola Tablet and I forgot it?
I put a number password on my Tablet an I forgot it and I didn't have a Google account with it. How do I reboot it or unlock it?
Since you didn't associate a Google account with your Tablet, you will need to perform a Factory Reset. This will wipe all of your data, but it's the only option available to you at this point. To learn how to perform a proper Factory Reset, follow the steps in this VisiHow article. Once the reset is complete, be sure to log into a Google account on your Tablet so you won't have to reset it in the future.
Android phone Samsung, forgot password - opening without data loss?
Android phone : Samsung s7edge, model: SM-G935FZ. I bought this phone about 8 to 9 months ago. . I was using only the swipe left to right option for opening the device up to a few days ago. I recently added another security feature - fingerprint recognition.. The phone asks me to input a password instead of fingerprint to open after a recent software update downloaded and installed on Sunday 25.12.2016. I do not remember the password. In fact, I do not even remember whether the device prompted me to create and register such a password at the time of scanning the fingerprint which was done only a few days before. Please help me open the device without resorting to erasing/formatting. My device is recognized and listed but it is not giving any option to go to step 2 i.e., revoke access and then step3 generate a new password. I have tried: 1. Several possible passwords which I generally use
2. To unlock through Google account. 3. Through Android device manager. I think it was caused by: 1. Not remembering the password/backup password for fingerprint loss. 2. Not being warned about the possibility of the device not recognizing the fingerprint after software update
Use Samsung's Find My Mobile. Through their website, you will be able to remotely unlock your device.
More questions and answers on this topic can be found here: I have locked my tablet and now I do not know its password
If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please post in the comments section below.
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