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Samsung S4 Galaxy pin code forgotten?

How do you get around the pin code without a hard reset, I don't want to lose all my info. I have tried: Tried to Google Android device lock pin reset but it didn't work because the phone is already locked

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Backup your data using Samsung Kies. The VisiHow article on this page steps you through resetting your Samsung Galaxy S4 and still keep the data. Before you do a hard reset, please try other methods from the VisiHow article titled Recover Android Device in case of Forgot password/pattern unlock an Android device.

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How can I get into my old Samsung S4 to ensure all data are gone before I sell it?

I have forgotten to pass code, how can I get into my old Samsung S4 to ensure all data is gone before I sell It.. I have tried: Guessing the pass code. I think it was caused by: I forgot the pass code since I haven't used the phone in a while

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Recover Android Device in case of Forgot password/pattern unlock an Android device is a VisiHow article that will help you to recover your old passcode.

My S4 won't unlock because I don't know the password?

I tried 30 different passwords and I don't remember the password

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You can use the Google Account Recovery method which is explained in the VisiHow article Recover Android Device in case of Forgot password/pattern unlock an Android device.

How do I get into my Samsung S4 after my children changed the password?

I can't get into my phone. It seems the password has been changed

There is a section in the VisiHow article in the answer above you that steps you through using Google Accounts Recovery. You, at least, know your email so the process should be smoother for you to unlock your phone again.

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More questions and answers on this topic can be found here: How to reset Samsung S4 with forgotten password and Gmail account

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Reset Samsung Galaxy S2, S3, S4, Note2, Note3 Without Losing Data
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Forgotten password for my Galaxy S4, tried 7x, only have one attempt left?

I have my old Galaxy S4 and want to retrieve my pictures but forgot my password. I have one attempt left before it will go to factory mode and wipe it clean. Anything I can do?. I have tried: I have tried all the passwords I thought it would be, but only have one attempt left. I think it was caused by: Forgotten password.

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I have forgotten my screen lock password. Samsung S4 mini Gt19190?

After repeatedly inputs of the incorrect pin, it does not allow me to reset via my Google email. Cannot find any answer that helps.

How to reset the screen lock via my user / Google account.

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