Thursday, 9 April 2015

How to remove forgotten Pattern Lock On Android

We will guide you, step by step, how to remove forgotten Pattern/Passcode on your Android device. There are a number of ways to sort out this problem. So, follow the below instructions and methods to remove forgot pattern or Passcode on any Android and Tablet devices.

How to Unlock Forgotten Android Patterns Device using Gmail Account

You probably would have registered your device with your Google account, so after trying too many patterns it should have given or should give you a message similar to this saying,

“You have incorrectly drawn your unlock pattern 5 times. Please try again in 30 Seconds”

After you 30 seconds, try again, and this time it will give you another option, “Forgot Pattern“, here you are supposed to tap it and it will ask you your gmail account, so just need to fill in the required info and it will then guide you further.

That’s it, if you had registered your device, using your Gmail account, but there might be some people who don’t know the gmail id with which it is registered or any other reason, so for that follow the below instructions to remove the Passcode Pattern or forgotten Passcode Lock on Android.

How to Recover Forgotten Pattern Lock on Android Phones or Tablets

1. First of all connect your device to the PC and make sure USB debugging is enabled.

2. Now on your Windows PC, Go to START->RUN–>Type CMD

3. Now one by one type the following commands in the command window;

“Adb shell


sqlite3 settings.db

update system set value=0 where name=’lock_pattern_autolock’;

update system set value=0 where name=’lockscreen.lockedout permanently’;


4. After applying the above stated commands, reboot your device now. After normal reboot, you again will notice Lock pattern screen, but this time, you will have the choice to create a new pattern lock code for your device.

What if this does not work for, I still have got another way left to which will completely remove forgotten pattern or passcode lock from your Android device.

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