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Lock and Unlock Samsung Galaxy S5's Screen Using the Fingerprint Scanner

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My Samsung Note5 does not recognize my fingerprint and I forgot the password?

My Samsung Note5 does not recognize my fingerprint. I have tried: I forgot my password. I think it was caused by: I think my finger was wet when I did the fingerprint yesterday

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Recover Android Device in case of Forgot password/pattern unlock an Android device is a VisiHow article that has several methods for you to regain your password. Using Google Accounts Recovery is your best solution because you will be able to retrieve the password.

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Samsung Note5 Fingerprint scanner and passwords are not working?

Hi. I've suddenly found out that my phone won't recognize my fingerprint, nor my backup password (thought I knew it), and also doesn't recognize my Google account details even though I've been able to login using them on a computer just now. Some way to avoid doing a full factory reset? Cheers

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How to Unlock Your Device If It Does Not Accept the Correct Google ID and Password is a section in the VisiHow article above in the top answer. You can check with Google to see if you phone is listed in their AuthSubToken page. You will revoke your former password and enter a new one. Now this still may not work and then you are going to have to do a hard reset but that is explained in the article as well as how to backup your files before you hard reset.

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I forgot the password for my Samsung Galaxy Note4 backup password to unlock the screen. How can I unlock without losing the data in my phone?

I forgot the password for my Samsung Galaxy Note4 backup password to unlock the screen. How can I unlock without losing the data in my phone.. I have tried: I have tried putting passwords but they are all wrong. I think it was caused by: I had broken the display. I just replaced it but I forgot the password.

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Reset Samsung Galaxy S2, S3, S4, Note2, Note3 Without Losing Data is a VisiHow article that can help you backup your data before you perform any unlocking methods. If you remember the Google Account email to the phone you will be able to use Google Account Recovery to get your password.

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See more questions like this: How to get back my backup password for fingerprint screen lock?

Regarding unlock Samsung A8, how it works without internet and I forgot the password also?

My Samsung A8 fingerprint scanner is not working and I forgot my backup password, and without internet it doesn't open, what will I do

With no internet access, your only option is to hard reset the phone. Unfortunately, all of the recovery methods require the WiFi to be connected.

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Lock and Unlock Samsung Galaxy S5's Screen Using the Fingerprint Scanner
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Samsung S is not recognizing my fingerprint. I have tried too many times and it has now locked me out. I cannot remember my Samsung app or Google password?

Samsung S is not recognizing my fingerprint. I have tried too many times and it has now locked me out. I cannot remember my Samsung app or Google password

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I am not able to unlock my Samsung Note Edge. My fingerprint scanner is not working, and I forgot my backup password?

I am not able to unlock my Samsung Note Edge. My fingerprint scanner is not working, and I forgot my backup password. How to retrieve through Google account. I have tried: I restart and try switch off. Battery removal. I think it was caused by: Don't know, suddenly fingerprint scanner is not working

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Hi, I have a phone which has fingerprint locking, and I need to unlock it as the person is no longer with us?

The phone is a Samsung S7 and the person with the fingerprint has passed on. The death of the phone's owner and we need to access information which is on the phone!

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Galaxy Note5 won't recognize my fingerprint and I have forgotten my backup code?

Galaxy Note5 won't recognize my fingerprint and I have forgotten my backup code.. I want to open it but it doesn't work. What shall I do?

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Have cracked the screen and want to unlock the phone, the fingerprint scanner no longer works?

I have just cracked the screen on my S6 and want to unlock the phone using my fingerprint. It did work when I was in the shop but now I am at home wanting to back up my phone, it won't. I can't use the password as the screen is broken - help!

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