Learn you could unlock the screen on the Samsung Galaxy S II using pattern, PIN or password.

Locking up your device screen while you are not using it is a good way to protect unwanted people from using your device. But when you are ready to use it you must first unlock the screen. There are three ways to you can unlock your device. Here's how:

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Using Pattern

1. Press The Home android-home-key button to go back to idle screen.

2. Then press Menu android-menu-key button.

3. Next tap on the Settings.

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4. Then tap on Location & Security.

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5.Next select Set up screen lock.

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6. Select Pattern.

7. Then click on Next from the Introduction screen.

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8. If an Example pattern screen appear click on Next. The example screen may not appear if you have use this feature before.

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9. Now draw your pattern by connecting the dot on the screen.

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10. Once you are happy with the pattern, tap on Continue.

11. Draw your pattern again to confirm, then tap on the Confirm button.


 

Using PIN 

1. Press The Home android-home-key button to go back to idle screen.

2. Then press Menu android-menu-key button.

3. Next tap on the Settings.

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4. Then tap on Location & Security.

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5.Next select Set up screen lock.

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6. Now select PIN.

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7. Then from the Choose your PIN screen put in your desire PIN in the text field and tap on the Continue button..

8. From the Confirm your PIN screen, put in your PIN once more to confirm, then tap on the OK button.


 

Using Password

1. Press The Home android-home-key button to go back to idle screen.

2. Then press Menu android-menu-key button.

3. Next tap on the Settings.

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4. Then tap on Location & Security.

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5.Next select Set up screen lock.

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6. Now select Password.

7. From the Choose your password screen, put in your secret password into the text field, then tap on the Continue button.

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8. From the Confirm your Password screen, put in your secret password again and tap on the OK button.

 

Once your screen is locked you can use of the method above to unlock it.

 
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beauty wrote:
i put a new pin on my samsung galaxy s and i forgot the pin now i need to unlock it what do i do because i cannot remember the unlock pin to get acsses to my messages and internet
Golfy wrote:
What I need to do if I forgot the pattern of the Samsumng Galaxy S2 and I can not remember it? How I can change it? I put a the pattern lock on my Samsung Galaxy S2 and I forgot the pattern now I need to unlock it but I cannot remember the unlock pattern to get acsses to the phone calls, my messages and internet. :(
ibrahim wrote:
hello

My samsung galaxy S2 unlocked, my small sister play on it and insert wrong password many time then the phone locked and now i cannot open my phone. i remember my password.

what can I do to open my phone?

regards
ibrahim wrote:
hello

My samsung galaxy S2 unlocked, my small sister play on it and insert wrong password many time then the phone locked and now i cannot open my phone. i remember my password.

what can I do to open my phone?

regards
Ting Jackylyn wrote:
I cannot unlock my pattern of screen and it haven't been locked. Only google's account can log in to access to the phone. I forgot the password of gmail and they are unhelpful to send me the password. Now i cannot locked in to my phone, i also dun have samsung account. Please tell me how to unlock it.

Thanks.
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Anonymous wrote:
Anonymous wrote:
If I don't have any samsung account and google account to unlock my pattern lock,what should i do? How can I reset/recovery my S2 ? thanks
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Anonymous wrote:
Anonymous wrote:
If I don't have any samsung account and google account to unlock my pattern lock,what should i do? How can I reset/recovery my S2 ? thanks
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shivangi sharma Sunday, 02 June 2013
many times my son try to unlock the phone but phone is lock.and i forgot the my gmail id and password .any other solution of this?
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Please do open it for me on my samsung galaxy porcket
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HI i have forgotten my pattern and also forgotten my google account
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i have forgoten my pattern and also forgotten my google account
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how can I unlock the phone as I have forgotten the security pattern please
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nigel russell wrote:
I have forgotten my security pattern to unlock my samsung galaxy s2, now i cant use my phone .I only placed it on my phone today playing around with it and now cant remember it, can you help with my problem ?
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I have forgotten my security pattern to unlock my samsung galaxy s2, now i cant use my phone .I only placed it on my phone today playing around with it and now cant remember it, can you help with my problem ?
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