How to unlock pattern Android
To lock the touch screen devices use pattern. It represents a sequence of connections of the image points on the display. The owner of the gadget you set a picture password when you activate the protection, but there are situations when users forget their specified join order of points on the screen or small children accidentally block the device. What are the ways to unlock the picture password? Is there any universal key to restore the device to operation?
How to unlock the Android if you forgot the key
What to do to solve this problem? There are several ways to unlock the devices running on the Android system. One of them will suit only those in which the device is connected to the Internet. So, to resolve this problem, many people use a Google account. This method is suitable when you used Google’s login and password with the initial settings of your smartphone, tablet. To use this method, follow these steps:
- Enter 5 times the wrong key. This leads to the fact that the device is completely blocked, and the system will offer to perform the password recovery procedure.
- Click on the words «forgot your key?». After that, the user will see the display columns for entering the username and password of Google account.
- Enter the account information. If you forget these options Google, you should try to recover them using a computer or other device. If you correctly input data on a locked gadget will be prompted about activating device administrator.
- Click «Activate». After this, the gadget is unlocked, the password has been reset and the user will be able to set a new password.
The above method will not work, if the owner blocked Android you have an account on Google or in the moment the gadget is not connected to the Internet. And here is the next effective way to unlock Android suitable for smartphone or tablet with the SIM card:
- To resolve the problem of this type, it is necessary to call from another phone to the offending device.
- Next, you need to take a call during a communication session to log in via «Settings» in section «device Lock», in this tab click «key» and to its deactivation.
To solve the problem with lock Android help another simple method which requires some patience: you need to discharge the battery to the point when it will notify the user about low battery. At this point it is necessary to go to settings and deactivate a password than a handle for an inexperienced user.
The following method is effective, but not suitable for those who have the gadget has important information, the loss of which are impossible. We are talking about resetting to factory defaults:
- Before using this method, you need to charge the phone or tablet up to 80% (minimum).
- Next, turn off the phone and press a certain key combination that will allow you to reset your device to factory. Each phone has its own schema for this procedure. To find a combination for a particular phone model (HTC, fly, LG and others) on the Internet.
- After pressing the right keys select menu wipe data/factory reset.
- In the end, this will reset your settings to the factory settings and phone rasplachivaetsya. Then you can ask a new graphical password.
Below are the simultaneous pressing of key combinations to perform the procedure of factory reset on common models of gadgets:
- Samsung Galaxy S3 – button on/off.off., home, volume up button;
- LG L3 – power button, volume, Home;
- HTC button the volume button on/off;
- the Asus tablet is the off button, and volume down;
- the tablet Prestigio buttons volume up, home, on/off.off.
How to remove pattern: program to reset
If there is a risk of accidental blocking, it is prudent to install a gadget a special program – SMS Bypass. Then, in the event of a problem with the key on the device, it will simply be reset by sending the phone a TEXT message with a special text (by default in SMS write «1234 reset»). Then the Android will reboot and will be unlocked, and the user can set a new password. So in case you need to use this method, it is still not blocked by your Android, follow the steps in the following paragraphs:
- Get on Android Root rights.
- Install SMS Bypass.
- Give the program access as Root.
How to remove the key from already blocked by Android? If it is not pre-installed SMS Bypass, in this case, you will be able to do it remotely, provided that the device is connected to Internet, signed in to Google account have Root rights. If these 3 parameters are available, then the installation is carried out with the computer. Then on a locked gadget to send SMS as described above. This will allow you to carry the lock and restore the normal functioning of the phone.
How to get around or to find the key to unlock the tablet
To unlock the tablet (Lenovo, Datum, or other) to remove from the device the program gesture.key. To do this, you need to go to system recovery menu and perform the following steps:
- Pre-loaded version of the program GEST.zip using Recovery to install on the device.
- Restart the tablet and ask for a new password.
Quickly key hack will help another way:
- Download Aroma File Manager.
- Install this app on the gadget via recovery.
- Log in to the data system.
- Remove gesture.key.
- Restart the gadget.
- Start to enter a new password.
How to find the key and remove the lock
How to remove screen lock from improperly entered graphical password? To remove it just use the utility Adb Run. This program need to download, install. Next Android to connect to your computer (this will be done provided that on a tablet or smartphone equipped with a special driver). The next step open Run Adb, go to menu, managing keys numbers and click Enter. Select Unlock Gestere Key and delete, or go to data/system and turn off gesture.key. Restart the gadget.
Graphics keys: options with photos
Often people use simple and easily predictable graphic keys. Many users of gadgets to choose password letters or simple geometric shapes. It is a weak password, especially when the character is selected the first letter of the user name his wife or children. Although these keys are hard to forget, but they do not give reliable protection. Experts recommend to choose a more complex combination, the device must be securely guarded from burglars.
Video: unlock Android 1 minute
How to cancel key on Android? If by chance your child has locked the gadget or you have forgotten your password, to restore the normal operation of your device a simple way. However, this method has a major drawback: after application with the gadget will disappear all of the applications and other important information, the game will only have factory settings. Watch the video which demonstrates one way to remove the password