How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?

Last Update Date : Oct 24. 2018

Pattern lock prevents unwanted access to your phone, it is always wise to enable certain security measures. By design, Samsung mobile devices come with very helpful security features that you can set up to protect your device from prying eyes. 

 

Note: Reset Pattern Lock is available in old android versions. In new android version only Find my Mobile method is applicable.

 
Here are the following three methods:

 

a. With Gmail Id (Applicable in old android versions)

b. With Back up pin (Applicable in old android versions)

c. With Remote Control service via Find My Mobile (Applicable in all android versions)

 

a. With Gmail Id (Applicable in old android versions):

1 When you press the Power key or Menu button your device will ask for the pattern to unlock screen.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?
2 Incase you have wrongly entered the pattern or have forgotten the pattern lock.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?
3 The Message will prompt on the screen after certain attempts to unlock. Tap on OK tab.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?
4 You can tap on Forgot Pattern to access your E-mail account.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?
5 Type in the Email Id and password to unlock the device. Then tap on Sign in tab.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?
6 You will be redirected to the Screen Unlock settings. From where you can again set the lock screen for your device.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?

b. With Back up pin (Applicable in old android versions)

1 Tap on Backup PIN, if you remember the PIN you entered at the time of Pattern lock setup.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?
2 Type in the PIN code to reset the Pattern lock.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?
3 Once done tap on Done.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?
4 You will be redirected to the Screen Unlock settings. From where you can again set the lock screen for your device.
How to reset Pattern Lock in Samsung Smartphones?

c. With Remote Control service via Find My Mobile (Applicable in all android versions)

Note: Remote cantrol only work when Samsung account is alredy configured in device and internet is working.

1 Open https://findmymobile.samsung.com/ on PC
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2 Login through "Samsung account" same Samsung account which you have used to activate the remote control service.
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3 Go to "Unlock My Device" option

Note: To unlock the device screen through Samsung dive Internet must be activated in the device.

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Note: If none of the above option is working, password can be reset via Service Center. Click here to search nearest Service Center.

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