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How to Unlock Android Forgot Pattern Lock, PIN Password


Almost everyone uses a pattern, PIN, or some other kind of security option to protect the data on their Android device and maintain privacy from anyone other than themselves. This is crucial because your device’s data could be misused if it falls into the wrong hands. Here, we have listed the top 3 ways to easily unlock your Android device’s pattern or PIN.

How To Hack/Unlock Android Pattern Lock, PIN Password
How To Unlock Android Pattern Lock, PIN Password

Android patterns and PIN locks are commonly used security features provided by smartphones. However, sometimes, you might forget the pattern or PIN you use to unlock your device. Forgetting these patterns or PINs is not a major issue, as there are various methods to crack or unlock them, allowing you to regain access to your device.

Many people believe that if you forget your Android device’s pattern lock or PIN, the only solution is to reset it to factory settings. However, some are not aware of any method to bypass their smartphone’s security options. Therefore, we have listed below several methods that can help you swiftly crack and bypass these security options, saving you from trouble.

Unlock Android Forgot Pattern, PIN Password

Oh! Have you lost your Android’s PIN or pattern password? Relax! We are always here to help you. Take a deep look at this article, and trust me, it will help you immensely in case you’ve lost or forgotten your Android passwords. Let’s examine the different methods, steps, and precautions necessary to execute these methods.

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Method #1: Android Device Manager (To Unlock PIN Passwords)

(This method is specifically for PINs): This app or website allows you to change the password of your device after you have logged on to your Google account!. So try this method to unlock your Android device if there is any PIN Password.

Steps To Unlock Android Forgot PIN Password:

Step 1- Download this app or go to its website ‘google.com/android/devicemanager‘ on your computer or any other device.

Step 2 – Sign in with the Google account which is logged in on your locked device.

Step 3 – Once you are logged in, you will find 3 different options which read as Ring, Lock, Erase. Go to the option which says ‘Lock’.

Step 4- Then, create a new password here and click on the ‘Lock‘ option which will be located at the bottom to apply this new password.

Step 5- Use this new password to unlock the device whose password you have just changed.
This is an effective method that one can use to unlock their device when you forget your PIN.

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Method #2: Android SDK (To Unlock Pattern Lock)

Android SDK To disable the lock screen (This method is for pattern lock): Before you start with this method, it is important for you to know that USB debugging should be enabled on your device and it should allow your computer to connect to your device via ADB.

Steps To Unlock Pattern Password On Android:

Step 1- You can download this app from this website (Download). Install this software and extract appropriate files on your computer.

Step 2- Connect your device to your computer via USB cable.

Step 3- Go to the folder named ‘Tools‘ from the Android SDK installation directory.

Step 4- Hold Shift and right-click on the above-mentioned folder and then select the ‘Open command window here option from the drop-down box. The command prompt will then be launched.

Step 5- Here, type in ‘ADB shell rm /data/system/gesture.key‘ at the end of the command line and then hit enter.

Step 6- Disconnect your device from your computer and restart your device. You will notice that your pattern lock has been disabled.

Once you have gained access to your device, quickly change the password for your device.

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Method #3: Unlock Any Android Password, PIN Easily

If none of the above methods work then, go for this method: In this method, you finally resort to factory data reset. When you execute this method, you will lose all the data of your device and it will look the same as the way it looked when you first bought it!

Steps To Crack Any Android Device Pattern, PIN, Screen Lock:

Disclaimer: Use This Method at your own Risk! This Method to unlock any android device will surely erase all the phone data (Make it New). However, We’re not responsible for any kind of loss either it by loosing SD Card data or Internal Phone Data. – iTech Hacks

Step 1- First Turn your device off.

Step 2- Press the power and volume up button simultaneously to enter the recovery mode (here on a Redmi Note 4 device). You can search for the key combinations to enter the recovery mode for your device on Google.

Step 3- Use the Volume down button to reach the option which says ‘Recovery mode’ then, press the power button to reboot your device and enter the recovery mode.

Step 4- Again use the Volume down button to reach the option ‘wipe data/factory reset’ and again press the power button to select this option.

Step 5- Once again use the Volume down button to go to the option which says ‘yes‘ and once again press the power button to select it.

Step 6- The reset process will take some time so have patience! Once the process is completed, you can set up your device as a new device now since all the data is gone.
In this process, you will lose all your data but, surely unlock your device.

Method #4: Smashing the lock screen Interface 2024

Another way of unlocking the locked Android device is to access its UI interface but this method of unlocking the device works on or above Android 5.0.

Step 1: To smash the locked Android screen click on the emergency button once, and enter 10 stars (**********) within the dialer menu.

Step 2: Return to the lock screen and tap on the camera shortcut icon. Tap on the setting option after pulling down the notification bar. (Check Screenshot)

Method #4: Smashing the lock screen Interface 2019
Smashing the lock screen Interface 

Step 3: This will prompt you to enter the password and repeat the same thing here. Long press and select paste and keep on recurring and this will shatter the lock screen.

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These were some of the methods which you can use in case you forget your pattern or PIN. So Try out these Methods to unlock Android Forgot  Pattern/PIN Easily If you get sick while executing any method or if you have any better method then, please let us know in the comments. We would love your response!

Mukesh Bhardwaj
Mukesh Bhardwajhttps://itechhacks.com
Editor - An aspiring Web Entrepreneur and avid Tech Geek. He loves to cover topics related to iOS, Tech News, and the latest tricks and tips floating over the Internet.