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How To Unlock Your Android Phone Screen Pattern or Password

Android is a very popular operating system for Smartphones, Android screen lock is the one of the best security system for protecting your device, yesterday I forgot my newly bought android phone screen pattern/password.

After searching on the web, finally I found the solution for unlock/resetting my Android phone screen pattern/password, unlocking or resetting of pattern/password is a headache for new Android users, In this article I shows you how to unlock your forgotten screen pattern/password on Android Smartphone, try this at your own risk, this website is not responsible for anything happens wrong.

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Step by Step Guide to Unlock/Reset Your Android Screen Pattern/Password

Step1: Enable USB Debugging

In this process, Firstly, you have to enable USB debugging. For this go to Settings ->Development->USB Debugging and enable it.

 How To Unlock Your Android Phone Screen Pattern or Password

Step2: Connect Your Android Device with Computer

android phone connect to pc How To Unlock Your Android Phone Screen Pattern or Password

After making sure you enabled USB debugging on your Android device, Connect it to the computer.

  • Go to Start Menu and then Open CMD
  • Type the following command very carefully.

adb shell

  • Then Press Enter .

rm /data/system/gesture.key

cmd commands How To Unlock Your Android Phone Screen Pattern or Password

Step3: Reboot your Android Device

rebooting android phone How To Unlock Your Android Phone Screen Pattern or Password

After completing the above command on CMD, you must reboot or restart your android device,For reboot your device press the all buttons together.

volume up button + home button + power button

Now your android is ready for your new screen pattern/password.If you have any other doubts on the above steps feel free to comment on this article.

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I’m the Owner/Editor/Founder of TechHowl, I’m finished Computer Science and Engineering from Anna University in 2012, I’m blogging since 2012.

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