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Android phone users experience the problem of locking their phones and not remembering its lock pattern, fingerprints or passwords. We try to shut people out not to gain access to our private information using different patterns and lock passwords, the major problem of locking an Android device emanates when the lock pattern, fingerprints or password etc is forgotten. Continue reading to see how to unlock Android phones easily.
Virtually all Android device that runs on an Android OS 4.0 above offers a whole lot of security options to lock your smartphone. In addition to drawing a pattern and passwords/pins, you can also slide a finger across the screen, use facial or voice recognition technology. Regardless of whichever lock method you run on your smartphone, the functionality of each should be fairly uniform across different brands.
In this write-up, we shall ensure you have an alternative means of accessing your phone data again through a simple stepped guide on how to unlock android phones. This enables you to regain full control over your phone without breaking a sweat.
HOW TO UNLOCK ANDROID PHONES EASILY
Just in case you forget the direction of the pattern/password security lock of your Android eg. HTC, TECNO, Injoo, Infinix, Lenovo, Motorola, LG, Samsung and other Android phones, here is a simple step by step guide on how to unlock and reset the pattern/password security lock of the phone. There are basically 2 ways of fixing this problem easily…
METHOD 1: Using Google Account for Unlocking
After series of trial and error attempts and still unable to access your phone. Here in this method it simply converges showing you a message popup to “try again” or “next” to proceed to Google email unlock. In some phones, after trials, it shows a popup telling you that …
“You’ve incorrectly drawn your unlock pattern 5 times. Try again in 30 seconds”
If you look to the bottom right, you shall find a “forget pattern” just click it to proceed to Google email unlock.
Now type in your Google account username and password attached to your device and click on “sign in”.
After signing into your device, immediately you shall be required to choose a new pattern and now you can unlock using that pattern.
Note: This methods requires your device to connect to the internet, If there is no internet connection then this particular method won’t be relevant. Kindly look below for method 2.
METHOD 2: Using Recovery Mode (Factory Reset)
This method requires you to do a total factory reset of your device which implies you will have to forfeit all data and important files on your Android phone. This method restores your device to its manufacturer’s default settings. See steps below…
Disclaimer; This method deletes all your data and apps.
Switch off your Android Smartphone by holding down the power button.
Next, hold this buttons all together at the same time “Volume up + Home Key/Middle key + Power Button” until the phone boots to recovery mode. In devices that don’t have a home button just hold together volume up key + power key and make sure you don’t let go until it boots up.
Your Smartphone will boot up and show some strange codes, on the next screen that shows up, you should see about four (4) options, just scroll down to “Factory Reset” or “Delete all User Data” and select it. (Use the ” Home button” or Switch button to select and use the Volume up/down to scroll).
Once that process is done, scroll down and select “Reboot Phone”. This reboots the device without pattern/password locks.
TIPS: For navigation purpose while on the Reset Screen you can use the…
- Volume Down key >> To Navigate Down
- Volume Up Key >> To Navigate Up
- Home Key/Power Button >> To Select
I hope it helped, don’t hesitate to share your views and if you’ve also tested another method of unlocking your Android device, kindly share using the comment box.
help to unlock my tecno phone, i have forgotten the pattern
Here is a link to how to unlock your TECNO phones.
thank you it worked
How can i unlock someone’s phone without factory reset
I mentioned other methods you can try.
hello, I’ve tried to hold down power button with volume high, but in vain, what else shall I do?
That’s actually how to boot to recovery and all android phones have that feature. Which type of phone do you use?
My phone is infinix note 3 I temper with the password,i can unlock the code
how can i unlock my phone if it does not show any other options except emergency call and i do not want to lose all my data?
sir please i want to learn how to unlock infinix hot 2
If nothing is working, why not just factory reset your phone from TWRP (Recovery)
Am unable to use the method above to login my phone Tecno c8.
Each time i tried what i see is wrong number,emergency call on.
Kindly assist on this.
Have you locked yourself out? Please make your question clear?
If I want unlock my phone by using gmail account, but the data is off, how can I turn on the data while phone is locked. my next question is that “some when I tried to open my Google account it showing the password or gmail address is incorrect while am assured all these are correct.. please what is the solution” …????
When your data is off, you can connect your phone to internet using a password-less hotspot connection. All you have to do is, slide down your notification panel then turn ON your WIFI to connect.
Secondly, you can verify that your Gmail username or password is correct using another device. In fact, you can change your password If you have forgotten it then try using the new password to log in. Let me know if it helped.
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Hi after i open i will change my password but i dont know the last password…please reply as fast as you can…thanks
The article above shows different methods you can use to unlock your device, I don’t know which of them you’ve tried, but it sure looks like it the first one.
Anyway, if you’ve successfully signed into your Google account. It will prompt you to set a new pattern.
If that first method does not work, please use the navigation button to see other methods. You can also boot to recovery (turn off the device then >> hold down power button + volume up) then factory reset your device to restore your phone to factory default.
Let me know if it helped. If it doesn’t drop your phone number, let’s chat on WhatsApp. Cheers
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Thanks for the prayer… May he also grant your heart desires this fasting period.
Am glad I had access to this info caus it’s much of a relief to me.
Yeah, so many people dash out money in the name of unlocking their device when they could easily do that from the comfort of their homes