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Out of the blue- G3 asks for PIN to unlock...
Knock codes working fine most of the time.
Just checked some email.... took a phone call.
After the phone call ended, there's a screen asking me to enter my backup PIN code or sign in with my Google account. I cannot "go back" or get out of it until I enter PIN, reset knock code, etc.
Why? Has anyone run into this?
- 08-28-2014, 11:20 AM #2
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Re: Out of the blue- G3 asks for PIN to unlock...
THAT sounds very odd...suspicious even.
Why would, for no apparent reason, the phone ask to confirm the backup PIN?
I have had some issues (see recent post) about the double-tap to wake and the knock code not working on the first try.
I wonder if there's something really glitchy with the wake and unlock sequences and this is part of it?
Supposedly the new Android update description that refers to fixing knock code.
- 08-28-2014, 12:45 PM #4
The Microsoft thing just asked me to enter my account password, which seemed all right to me....I could probably have backed out but couldn't have proceeded with whatever I was doing at the time. There's no money accessible on that phone.
Yes, yours does sound a tad dubious in comparison and all the more so if you have got money in there. But don't get paranoid on my account.
Edit. It could well be a knock code glitch. The v10h EUR update addressed that among other things but since I use PIN rather than knock code I can't comment on that.
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- 06-01-2015, 12:47 PM #5
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