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dr.fone - Unlock (Android): How To

"I've forgotten my Android phone's lock. Is there a way to remove the lock and don't lose my data? "

Have you encountered the same situation? Don't worry. You can try dr.fone to unlock the screen lock without losing your data on Samsung/LG Android devices. It supports to remove Android phone password, PIN, pattern and fingerprint.

Let’s see how it works.

Step 1. Connect your Android phone

Launch dr.fone on your computer and select "Unlock" among all the tools.

run the program to remove android lock screen

Connect your Android phone to the computer using a USB cable. Then click "Start" on the program.

connect device to remove android lock screen

Step 2. Select device model

Since the recovery package for different phone models is different, it's very important to select the correct phone model. You can find all the supported device models in the list.

select device model

Begin your start, please enter "confirm" to make sure that you have chosen the right model of the device that you need to unlock.

confirm the android device model

Step 3. Enter into Download Mode

Then follow the instructions on the program to get the Android phone into Download Mode.

  1. Power off the phone.
  2. Press and hold Volume Down + Home button + Power button at the same time.
  3. Press the Volume Up to enter Download Mode.

begin to remove android lock screen

Step 3. Download recovery package

After you get your device into the download mode, it will begin downloading recovery package. Just wait until it's completed.

prepare to remove android lock screen

Step 4. Remove Andorid lock screen without losing data

When the recovery package downloading is completed, dr.fone will start to remove the screen lock. This process won't hurt any data on your Android device. Once the whole progress is over, you can access your Android device without entering any password and view all your data on the device with no limits.

remove android lock screen

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