How to Unlock Phone Password: Ultimate Guide for Android Users

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Nowadays, It is a common way to set a password on Android device to guard our personal data and privacy security. However, if you forgot the password, you won’t be able to access your phone and the files on it. This might be a real nightmare. So, here I am going to share a few simple ways to help you unlock phone password.

1       Unlock Phone Password with iMyFone LockWiper (Android) - Best Solution

Life seems easy when you have an unlocking tool for your phone. While using the iMyFone LockWiper one can easily unlock the Android screen without entering a password. Meanwhile, iMyFone LockWiper (Android) is professional software that is helpful to remove the security lock like pattern, fingerprint, PIN code or even face lock.



Features of iMyFone LockWiper (Android):

  • Unlock phone password just in a few minutes.

  • Remove various Android lock screen like face ID, pattern, password, fingerprint and PIN.

  • Helpful to remove the screen lock on Android devices, it doesn't matter that the phone screen is broken, disabled or locked.

  • Bypass FRP lock/Google account verification devoid of password for Samsung devices.

  • An extensive solution for any Android lock screen removal, compatible with Android 2.3 to Android 9.0.

  • There is no technique required because it’s simple to use.

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How to Unlock Phone Password with LockWiper (Android)

Here I am providing the step by step guideline of how to use the iMyFone LockWiper:

Step 1:  Connect the Device

First, download as well as install the iMyFone LockWiper on your Computer. In the first screen, choose the option to “Remove Screen Lock”, then click on the “Start” button.

unlock screen passcode

Connect the device to your PC through USB.

connect device via usb cable

Step 2:  Confirm the Information of  Your Device

The program loads up your device information automatically. Click on “Start to Unlock” if the information is accurate (you can correct it manually if it is incorrect).

confirm device information

The program will start to download and send a data package to your device, pls wait for a few minutes.

prepare data package

Step 3: Start to Unlock the Password

Follow the instructions shown on the screen to reset your device, then LockWiper starts to unlock the phone password.

removing screen lock

It will pop out a message saying removal completed, you can access your device without password then.

removal completed

2      Unlock Phone Password with Android Device Manager

One can easily unlock their Android device with the help of the Android device manager while after the simple steps:

To apply this method, you need to have enabled Android device manager on your device before you get locked out of it. Also, an active network connection is required.

Step 1: Visit and sign-in directly with your account.

sign in google account

Step 2: Select your device name which you want to unlock it.

Step 3: Click on the “Lock” button.

lock your device

Step 4: A new homepage is open in which you have to select the key in a temporary password after that again click on the “Lock” option.

removal completed

Step 5: A confirmation button appears below your computer screen.

Step 6: On the spot, a new password field appears in your android phone, all of you have to put the password of a key in a temporary.

Your mobile becomes unlocked instantly.

3     Unlock Password with “Find My Mobile” - Work for Samsung Device Only

In Samsung Android smartphone there is a unique service named as “Find My Mobile”. It’s like the best bet to solve the problem. Here I am mentioning the step for using:

Step 1: Go to the Samsung website and login to your account.

Step 2: After login click on the button “Lock my Screen”.

lock my screen

Step 3: You have to enter the new PIN then click on "Lock".

Step 4: Within a few minutes, your lock screen password would be changed to the PIN you just entered. You can use it to unlock your phone then.

4      Unlock Phone Password with Google Account

If your device is running on Android 4.4 or below version,  you can try to unlock your phone in this way. Here are some steps are given below:

Step 1: Enter a wrong password on your device five times.

Step 2: Then tap on “Forgot password”.

forgot password

Step 3: It will prompt you to sign in your Google account.

Step 4: After entering your account user name and password, your phone screen will be unlocked instantly.

sign in google account

5   Unlock Phone Password through Factory Reset

If you concerned more about accessing your device than data stored in it, you might as well try factory reset.

All your data would be wiped out after factory reset. And you should remember your Google account ID and password to set up your device after reset if your phone is running on Android Lollipop and above OS version.

Step 1: When you see that your screen goes black, hold the power and volume down button through this, bootloader menu will appear.

Step 2: After that press the volume down button by twice time, so it's easy to highlight the option of “Recover mode”.

Step 3: Hold again the volume up and power button, so it is easy to enter the recovery mode.

Step 4: At this point, choose the Wipe data/Factory reset option.

wipe data factory reset

Step 5: In the end, choose Reboot system now, you'll not be locked out of your phone

reboot system


Indeed, it's like a real pain, when your Android phone is locked and you forget the password. At this point, you think that how to unlock phone password? The above I have explained some tricky ways to unlock your password. Indeed, when there is a solution, there is less chance of facing trouble, especially when you have an unlocking tool - iMyFone LockWiper (Android) in handy.

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By  Rosalin Tacita , to Screen Unlock

Posted on May 30, 2019  ( Updated: Oct 15, 2019 )

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