Android smartphones give a new path to the people by introducing various types of amazing applications and games, which enhance the creativity of mind and makes your our life easy and interesting. The phones which we were used before the androids are so boring and used only for calling purpose basically. But today there so many things like accessing the internet, photo and video editing, many security apps, calling apps, use messengers, Bank money transactions by using various apps and much more. Sometimes our Android phones contain very essential and personal data which we don’t want to show others. For this, we usually take the help of pattern lock or some application to protect our phone.
With the help of these pattern lock, we can easily secure our personal mobile phone data. Pattern locks are more convenient and easy to use as compare to digit or number lock. As in number lock, we sometimes forget the number or character but pattern locks are simple and can be easily in which you just need to remember the drawing pattern. If in any situation when you forget your pattern then don’t worry because here in this article we are going to tell you about some methods which help you to unlock android smartphone pattern lock without losing any data.
Methods to Unlock Pattern Lock on Android Phone
Android SDK Tool
The first method to unlock your android pattern lock is to download and install Android SDK Tools for run ADB commands. After installing this app, open it and select the package according to your platform. Uncheck other packages and click on install packages.
If your android device doesn’t have USB debugging then this trick will not work on your device. So, you need to make sure that your device should have USB debugging enabled.
Install Android Driver
Your Android device should also have compatible drivers as the process of unlocking the pattern only works if your device has this tool. So, you need to install your android device, compatible drivers.
Connect your Mobile with PC and follow the given steps
If your android device lock pattern doesn’t work or you forget the pattern then you should have to connect your locked android mobile device with your PC or laptop with the help of USB. First, open the folder where you want to install Android SDK Tool Users>Open App Data> Local> Open Android Option> Android -SDK> Click on blank space, Then hold shift and click right mouse button.
Insert Command or Open the command window
Next step is to select the open command window here option, this will open the command window in your computer. Then your have to insert and add some command in that command window. To check whether your device is connected or not put command that is given below:
UPDATE SYSTEM SET VALUE=0 WHERE NAME=’LOCK_PATTERN_AUTOLOCK’;
UPDATE SYSTEM SET VALUE=0 WHERE NAME=’LOCKSCREEN.LOCKEDOUTPERMANENTLY’;
Or, if this command not working then you can try this:-
ADB SHELL RM /DATA/SYSTEM/
After using this command, you have to reboot or restart your android device. finally, you will see that the pattern lock is disabled. In this procedure, you have to make sure that your device has USB debugging enabled. otherwise, you’ll fail to proceed this method
Factory Setting to unlock pattern
One more method to unlock your device pattern is used factory setting, but in this method, you may be lost your all mobile data. So, first of all, you have to switch off your locked android device. Then, start your android device into recovery mode by using specific keys by holding volume up key or power key simultaneously. After that, you have to open factory setting, then open factory data reset option and press yes After that select wipe cache partition to wipe cache data. Then restart your device and finally, your unlocked pattern will disappear.
So, these are the interesting way to unlock your pattern lock on Android device. We advise you to use these methods only for the genuine purpose or to help someone and yourself as well instead of hacking someone’s personal data.