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

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Lock screen locked password forgotten?

Can I reset this or get into Galaxy S4 without losing data?

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It doesn't come up with a forgot password screen or button?

In the step: "Clicking on Forgot password? will take you to a screen where you will be required to enter your Google account user name and password. This is the same registered user name and password you use at the Google Play store." It doesn't come up with a forgot password screen or button.

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How can I unlock the device to use its menu and applications?

Hi, I have a Lenovo pad with pattern I happen to have forgotten. How can I reset the pattern or how can I unlock the device to use its menu and applications?

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Unlock Android device with version 4.x?

Hi, my Android phone is locked due to too many attempts of passcode pattern. Now it is asking for Google password, I have a password but mobile is not connecting to Google because there is no internet connection and I am not able to connect it with internet using WiFi or any other options.

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How can I unlock my Android device while it isn't ALLOWING ME TO TURN IT ON?

My telephone has been locked by using so much pattern, I ask for you to help me if its possible to be unlocked.

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Unable to unlock device after Marshmallow upgrade?

My phone updated from Lollipop 5.1 to Marshmallow, now I am unable to unlock using pattern. I have tried: Restarted my device. I think it was caused by: Upgrade to Marshmallow

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How to unlock Android device manager without erasing thing like picture, apps, or video?

My phone locked it self and I don't know how to unlock. Tuesday morning I woke and I loo at my phone. it was okay that time, at 6:00 am I checked my phone. I wanted to text my friend when suddenly my phone locked it self saying locked by Android device manager. I have tried: I did research to how to unlock Android device. all the researched I did said I have to erase all my pictures, apps and everything.I tried to shut down the phone. I think it was caused by: I don't know I didn't put any password, I think the Android cause it

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