Many a times we can forget our lock pattern. We may have a friend who mistakenly locked him self out of his cell phone, this tips can help you or him unlock his device.
In this lesson you will learn how to unlock your device when mistakenly locked.
First of all try using google account to unlock your device.
If you have forgotten the pattern of your phone and have tried to open it by guessing and now your phone is asking you to answer a security question or to open the phone with your Google Account details. If you have set your security question and you still remember the answer give the answer to the security question and your device will be unlocked fast. If you have not, try and set it up and write it down in a secret place it may save a life someday.
After answering the security question supply your google account details to unlock your phone but the problem with this method is that you need to be connected to the internet for it to work. After answering the question you will be able to choose a new password.
You can also Unlock your Device without google Account.
switch off the smartphone and wait for five minutes
press power button + Volume Up + Home Key and hold until the phone boots. If your phone dosen’t have Home key hold the Power button + Volume up.
When your phone boots, the screen will show different options, Note: some of this new generation phones will show options written in Chinese language.
Now scroll down using the volume key and choose Restore Factory settings, or delete all User Data depending on the options of your phone.
After this step choose the Reboot phone and wait for your phone to reboot.
With this option you can loose all your file and apps so set-up that Google account now.
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If your phone cannot unlock by holding the key combination you can search for your specific device.