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

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Phone asks for private protection key?

I forgot my private protection key and now changed my line and the phone is asking for it. I have tried: Tried to hard reset it. I think it was caused by: Never crammed the password while activating anti-theft

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Because your anti-theft was active, when you switched SIM cards it triggered the security features. The easiest way to overcome this is to use your former SIM card to disable the anti-theft. Since you set it up, you should try digits corresponding with your life like your birthday or address. The last four digits of your phone number is also a popular code to use.

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

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