Q&A from the article:

Reset Samsung Galaxy S2, S3, S4, Note2, Note3 Without Losing Data

Edited by Eng, Hailey rose, Maria, AnthonyBallard and 1 other

Questions and Answers

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

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help
Ad

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.

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help


See more questions like this: How do I unlock Samsung S4 when all login credentials are forgotten?

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

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help
Advertisement

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

Advertisement

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.

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help


The above questions are from the following wiki...
Reset Samsung Galaxy S2, S3, S4, Note2, Note3 Without Losing Data
More questions and answers

How to remove Samsung account?

How to remove Samsung account

VisiHow QnA. This section is not written yet. Want to join in? Click EDIT to write this answer.

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.

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help

VisiHow QnA. This section is not written yet. Want to join in? Click EDIT to write this answer.

See more questions like this: Stop S4 from wiping due to exceeded password attemts?

I can not remember my ID or password for my Samsung account?

I had to reset my phone to factory default.. I have tried: I have tried to remember the e-mail that I set the account up with. But I honestly can not remember.. I think it was caused by: My phone had a virus that had locked my phone, so I reset it to factory.

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help

VisiHow QnA. This section is not written yet. Want to join in? Click EDIT to write this answer.

I did a reset on my phone. I forgot my Gmail password and cannot pass that section?

I did a reset on my phone. I forgot my Gmail password and cannot pass that section. I have tried: To retrieve the password to another email.. I think it was caused by: Resetting the phone

VisiHow QnA. This section is not written yet. Want to join in? Click EDIT to write this answer.

How can I setup my previous Gmail account on Samsung Galaxy S4?

I want to get back to my previous Gmail account.. I have tried: I tried to sign in to my previous Gmail account but forgot my password so couldn't sign in, then created a new account but I need my old account .. I think it was caused by: Maybe due to software update.

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help

VisiHow QnA. This section is not written yet. Want to join in? Click EDIT to write this answer.

How can I reset my Samsung S4 password with a factory hard reset?

I purchased a new phone over a year ago and just found my Samsung S4 and can't remember the password. How can I open phone without doing a hard factory reset so I can get my contacts and photos off of this phone? I've clicked on the link "Account Recovery Page" which linked me to Google, that I know my password to. I'm not looking to reset that password, but the one on my phone? I have tried: I've followed the steps in the article-without any progress. I think it was caused by: I just found my phone after a year and have forgotten the password I had set up previously.

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help

VisiHow QnA. This section is not written yet. Want to join in? Click EDIT to write this answer.

Referencing this Article

If you need to reference this article in your work, you can copy-paste the following depending on your required format:

APA (American Psychological Association)
Samsung S4 Galaxy pin code forgotten. (2017). In VisiHow. Retrieved Mar 24, 2017, from http://visihow.com/Samsung_S4_Galaxy_pin_code_forgotten

MLA (Modern Language Association) "Samsung S4 Galaxy pin code forgotten." VisiHow, visihow.com/Samsung_S4_Galaxy_pin_code_forgotten Accessed 24 Mar 2017.

Chicago / Turabian VisiHow.com. "Samsung S4 Galaxy pin code forgotten." Accessed Mar 24, 2017. http://visihow.com/Samsung_S4_Galaxy_pin_code_forgotten.

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.

Ask the author

Jerry
Premier Author
90 Articles Started
974 Article Edits
31,525 Points
Jerry is a premier author with VisiHow. Jerry has achieved the level of "Lieutenant" with 31,525 points. Jerry has started 90 articles (including this one) and has also made 974 article edits. 1,450,000 people have read Jerry's article contributions.
Jerry's Message Board
Jerry: Hi, my name is Jerry.
Jerry: Can I help you with your problem about "Samsung S4 Galaxy pin code forgotten"?
 

Article Info

Categories : Tech

Recent edits by: AnthonyBallard, Maria, Hailey rose

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 461 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No