Suppose your Android device's screen is broken and the pattern does not work, or your nephew, son or little brother wanted to play games on your Android phone and they kept on trying many wrong patterns which got your device disabled and you are locked out. In these situations, you will want to remove your Android pattern lock as soon as possible. This article will offer 4 effective and easy solutions to remove pattern lock on your Android device in case of being locked out
You can simply remove pattern lock by using iMyFone LockWiper (Android). The software delivers innovative and specialized technologies, which give you a wide solution for any Android device to remove pattern lock. iMyFone LockWiper (Android) can unlock Android devices from the password, PIN, pattern, fingerprint or face lock in just a few minutes. It doesn't matter how your Android device gets locked, you can easily use this program without having any technical knowledge about its usage.
Remove pattern locks of Android devices without passwords.
Support over 6,000 Android devices from Huawei, Samsung, Xiaomi, and Motorola, etc.
Unlock not only pattern locks, but also passwords, PIN, fingerprint or Face ID.
Easy and quick to use, involving no techniques.
Also support to remove FRP lock on almost all Samsung devices.
To use the iMyFone LockWiper (Android) phone unlocking software to remove pattern lock instantly and get access to your device, here are the steps you need to take:
Step 1. Connect Your Android Device
Download iMyFone LockWiper (Android) and install it on your computer. Select the "Remove Screen Lock" mode and click on the "Start" button to initiate the process. Attach your device to the computer through a USB cable.
Step 2. Confirm Your Android Device Information
The iMyFone LockWiper (Android) discovers the information of your device automatically. Approve that this information and data is accurate and then click "Start to Unlock" button to continue.
Wait for some time to download and send the data package to your Android device.
Step 3. Start to Remove the Passcode
In order to reset your device, kindly follow the instruction displayed onscreen. Wait for the program to remove the pattern lock from your Android device.
When this will be finished, the pattern will be removed from the device and you can get full access and control to your Android device easily.
Android Device Manager is used to unlock your Android device within a few minutes. It has the function to remove pattern lock or forgotten passwords of your device. This process is simple and easy as it will need only a Google account which has been signed into your locked device. Then you can utilize another device to track your device in order to remove its pattern lock.
Here is how to use Android Device Manager to unlock your Android pattern lock:
Step 1. Go to https://www.google.com/android/find on your PC or any other device.
Step 2. Sign in with the Google account details that you used on your Android device as well.
Step 3. In the Android Device Manager interface, select the device which you want to unlock. Click on "Lock" button.
Step 4. It will require a temporary password. Give it and click on "Lock" again
Step 5. A password field will appear on your screen. Enter any temporary password and remove the currently used pattern lock on your Android device.
Step 6. Now do not forget to visit your phone's "Settings" and disable that temporary password if necessary.
To make this method work, the locked Android device must be turned on, connected to WiFi, and set up with your Google account.
Find My Mobile aids in protecting your personal data and find your Samsung device if it is stolen or lost. You can control your device remotely or unlock the locked device with the help of this app or online service. Every Samsung device comes with the default Find My Mobile features.
In order to remove the pattern lock with this Samsung Find My Mobile tool, follow the steps below.
Step 1. Visit the website https://findmymobile.samsung.com/ on a browser.
Step 2. Log in using the same Samsung account that has been signed into your locked Samsung phone.
Step 3. Choose the device you wish to unlock, then click "Unlock".
Step 4. Enter the passwsord for your Samsung account, then click "Unlock".
Step 5. You will be asked to set a new PIN or password for this device. After resetting, you can enter the device using and this temporary PIN and change it into another permanent one or none.
Only Samsung devices are supported by this tool.
Samsung Galaxy A6S does not support this service.
It majorly depends on the device's implementation of GPS.
If your mobile phone uses the Android 4.4 system or lower versions, you can follow the steps below to reset phone lock pattern to remove the previously used one.
Step 1. Try to unlock your Android device multiple times with the incorrect pattern. It will give a feature of "Forgot pattern." Hit "Forgot pattern" button.
Step 2. Now enter the Google Account information which you previously added to this Android device.
Step 3. It will give you an option of resetting your screen pattern lock. Click and draw a new pattern, then your device is removed from the previous pattern lock.
This easy and practical solution only works for devices running Android 4.4 version or lower.You must provide correct information of the Google account you used in setting up your Android device.
Discussed above are the 4 most effective ways of removing the pattern lock from your Android device. The most efficient one is iMyFone LockWiper (Android) which has amazing features and has no requirements of turning on the GPS or signing in a previously used Google account. You can use any other method but all have limitations and you have to risk losing your important data in order to retrieve your device. You should definitely try iMyFone LockWiper free version and check its powerful usage in removing pattern locks.
By Mike Sangster , to Screen Unlock
Posted on May 24, 2019 ( Updated: Oct 15, 2019 )