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  • There are times when you’re locked out of your own Android device, and it seems quite impossible to get back in.

    One such example is when you buy a second-hand phone and later on find out that you cannot access it. Another scenario would be when you forget your screen lock passcode and your Google account credentials to verify it. Pretty rare, but it does happen, so it’s always good to be on top of things.

    At this point, you might think removing the Android screen lock and bringing it back to being “accessible” is something really techy and not easy to do. However, that’s not the case. At least not with the tools mentioned in this article.

    These tools make it super easy to break into your own device almost instantly. If that sounds interesting, let’s dive into it without any further ado.

    Tenorshare 4uKey

    No matter if you forgot your pin, pattern, or have any problem with your lock screen, Tenorshare 4uKey is good enough to break through all of that and hand you the access immediately.

    It has recently added an amazing new feature for Samsung users, which allows you to get past the Google verification and delete Samsung account without a password.

    An exciting feature that caught my eye is the way it removes the password lock. Rather than going all-in with full force, this service prepares corresponding test profiles to identify whether or not your device is ready for the next operation. This helps avoid any mishaps in the process, such as your device ending up being bricked.

    If you’re completely clueless about how to go about unlocking your phone, you can take help from their guides, tips, and articles available right on the homepage itself. This tool supports both Windows and Mac, and you can download it for free to get started.

    Follow the below steps to successfully unlock your Android device with 4uKey:

    Step 1: Locate the downloaded software on your computer and launch it.

    Step 2: You’ll see a screen like this. From the two options, you need to select one depending upon your situation and requirement. I am going forward with “Remove Screen Lock” because that’s what I want at the moment.

    Step 3: Now, you need to connect your Android phone to your computer. If in case your device is not being recognized, you can try different USB ports, restarting or unplug and re-plug again.

    Step 4: You should see a screen like this. Click on “Start” and then “Yes” to begin removing the screen lock. Keep in mind; this will erase all of your data, so make sure if you’re going ahead, you do not need any of the data that’s currently present in your phone.

    Step 5: Once the removal process reaches 100%, you shall see a screen like this.

    Step 6: Now, the tool is basically asking you to put your Android phone in recovery mode. You can do so by following the steps mentioned on the screen.

    Step 7: Once you follow all the steps on your device, hit “Next” on the 4uKey software and it’ll bring you to this screen.

    Step 8: These are the last steps you need to follow. Go ahead and do them to finally remove the screen lock from your device. You should be left with a phone that’s fresh and easily accessible.

    If you’re still clueless about how to go about unlocking your phone, you can take help from their guides, tips, and articles available right on the homepage itself. They have a lot of content that’ll help you in more than one way in addition to removing screen lock. You’ll also find certain articles that guide you through the unlock process for specific phones, like Samsung Galaxy S6, Huawei, and LG.

    For the instructions, I’ve used a Windows computer, but the steps remain the same for a Mac as well because it supports both of them.

    Dr.Fone

    Unlock any screen lock on any Android phone out there with Dr.Fone.

    Traditionally, with any lock removal tool out there, you’d have to suffer data loss after unlocking the phone. However, this particular tool can help you unlock selected Samsung and LG phones without sacrificing your important data. This kind of sets Dr.Fone apart from a lot of other tools that’s available.

    Getting started is super easy. All you do is connect your Android phone to your computer, select your phone model and remove the lock. That’s all about it!

    This tool is trusted by over 150 million users worldwide, and you can download it to your Windows/Mac system.

    iMyFone LockWiper

    Highly praised by some of the biggest names like XDAdevelopers, iMyFone LockWiper supports over 6,000 Android devices, including running on 10.0 versions. It can remove pin lock, pattern, password, fingerprint, face ID, and Google account verification.

    You can then use a different Google account and access your phone to its full potential. Similar to Dr.Fone, this tool also allows you to remove lock from a Samsung phone without any data loss. It’s super easy to use, 100% clean, and comes with free technical support to clear any sort of doubts.

    You can download it for free before going premium.

    PassFab Android Unlocker

    Last but not least, PassFab Android Unlocker supports different Android phones and up to 9.0 version. You can remove any type of screen lock with a 99% probability of success, even on the new Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G.

    This tool is highly praised among people and is recommended by over 1.5 million users. You can download it for Windows and Mac, but be sure to make use of the free trial before committing to premium so you can be sure it’s suitable for you and your phone.

    Conclusion

    I hope the above tools will help you effortlessly unlock your Android device in a jiffy. If you have iPhone, then check out this article to remove the iCloud activation lock.