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Registered: ‎13-03-2018
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locked after restart

I restarted my galaxy s7 and have forgotten my password. is there any way to fix this without doing a hard reset as I dont want to lose everything on the phone.. thanks

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Re: locked after restart

Enter the wrong password around 10 times and you'll get a message asking if you want to unlock with your Google account details.
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Re: locked after restart

Hi @rosie6! Did the above suggestion from @MI5 help you out with your phone? Please do let us know how you're getting on. Smiley Happy


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