Reset pattern lock
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Reset pattern lock

This article describes how to reset a pattern lock.

  1. After entering your pattern incorrectly 5 times, your device will be locked for 30 seconds. Tap Backup PIN.
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  2. Enter your backup PIN, then tap Done.
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  3. Alternatively, tap Forgot Pattern?.
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  4. Enter an Email address and password that is linked to the device, then tap Sign in.
    Note: The device must have already been associated with a Google account for the 'Forgot Pattern' option to display.
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