1. D Ross's Avatar
    My son just got an android tablet for his birthday & managed to lock it with a password that none of us can figure out. I've tried the whole power button + volume up & down thing.. nothing. & it doesn't ask for the google account linked to the device or give me any "forgot password" option.?!?! I'm clueless as to how I can fix it at this point. I think from what ive looked up it's a "Chinese clone droid" & the box it came in only says 'tablet PC' so I thought I'd give up & ask someone who knows more than me. I appreciate any help in advance!
    02-19-2013 12:18 PM
  2. Captian4Phones's Avatar
    When you power off the device you should be able to hold the power button and volume up and take it to recovery mode. From there you should have a factory reset option.

    If you can't do that then there isn't a whole lot you can do. If it's a cheap knock-off tablet there may not even be a recovery installed.

    Sent from my YP-G70 using Android Central Forums
    02-24-2013 12:40 AM

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