It sometimes happens that we forget the pattern lock that we had seted up on his Samsung Galaxy J2. When this happens, the lock screen of the smartphone stays blocked because we can not do the right pattern lock again. If this happens to you, do not worry, your phone is not permanently blocked. There are alternatives to unlock the Samsung Galaxy J2 when you have forgotten your pattern lock. We will first see the right way to unlock the pattern lock with your Google Account. We’ll see in a second time the best technique use the Android device manager to unlock the Samsung Galaxy J2. At last, we will find out how to reset the Samsung Galaxy J2, if you are still stuck.
Unlock the Samsung Galaxy J2 lock screen pattern lock with your Google Account
If you still can not remember the pattern lock you have create on your Samsung Galaxy J2, here is what you must do. You have to first do 5 times a bad pattern lock on your Samsung Galaxy J2. This will block the Samsung Galaxy J2 for 30 secs and should display at the bottom of the screen a button pattern lock Forgotten . Press this button to find the recovery page. Once on this page, you have to enter info from your Google Account or your pattern lock PIN . If the info is good, the Samsung Galaxy J2 home screen will unlock.
Use Android Device Manager to unlock the Samsung Galaxy J2
If perhaps the previous solution won’t work, you can use Device Manager to unlock the pattern lock of your Samsung Galaxy J2. To accomplish this, you must go to www.google.com/android/devicemanager and sign in with the Google Account that is connected with your Samsung Galaxy J2. Once done, you need to click Lock . The interface will then offer you to enter a new password that will unlock your Samsung Galaxy J2. You just have to test to see if it functions well.
Reset your Samsung Galaxy J2 if you have a forgotten pattern lock
If perhaps the 1st two solutions do not work for you, there exists an ultimate technique to unlock the Samsung Galaxy J2 in case of forgotten pattern lock. This solution is to reset your Samsung Galaxy J2. To accomplish this, you will need to start Samsung Galaxy J2 in Recovery mode and run a Factory Reset . Do not hesitate to consult our tutorial to factory reset the Samsung Galaxy J2.