Unlock a forgotten pattern lock on Samsung Galaxy M40

It oftentimes happens that we forget the pattern lock that we had configured on his Samsung Galaxy M40. When this happens, the lock screen of the telephone stays blocked because we can not do the right pattern lock again. If this happens to you, do not worry, your mobile phone is not forever blocked. There are alternatives to unlock the Samsung Galaxy M40 when you have forgotten your pattern lock. We will 1st see how to unlock the pattern lock with your Google Account. We will see secondly the method to use the Android device manager to unlock the Samsung Galaxy M40. At last, we will see the technique to reset the Samsung Galaxy M40, whenever you are still stuck.unlock-forgotten-pattern-lock-Samsung-Galaxy-M40

Unlock the Samsung Galaxy M40 lock screen pattern lock with your Google Account

In the event that you still can not remember the pattern lock you have create on your Samsung Galaxy M40, here is what you must do. You need to first do 5 times a bad pattern lock on your Samsung Galaxy M40. This will block the Samsung Galaxy M40 for 30 seconds and should show at the bottom of the screen a button pattern lock Forgotten . Just click this button to find the recovery page. Once on this page, you will need to enter information from your Google Account or your pattern lock PIN . If the information is good, the Samsung Galaxy M40 home screen will unlock.

Use Android Device Manager to unlock the Samsung Galaxy M40

If perhaps the previous technique does not work, you may use Device Manager to unlock the pattern lock of your Samsung Galaxy M40. To accomplish this, you need to go to www.google.com/android/devicemanager and sign in with the Google Account that is linked with your Samsung Galaxy M40. Once done, you have to click Lock . The interface will then offer you to enter a new password that will unlock your Samsung Galaxy M40. You just have to test to see if it works well.

Reset your Samsung Galaxy M40 if you have a forgotten pattern lock

If perhaps the first two solutions do not work for you, there exists an ultimate solution to unlock the Samsung Galaxy M40 in case of forgotten pattern lock. This solution is to reset your Samsung Galaxy M40. To accomplish this, you will need to start Samsung Galaxy M40 in Recovery mode and run a Factory Reset . Do not hesitate to consult our tutorial to factory reset the Samsung Galaxy M40.