1. Pleiades33's Avatar
    Posted this earlier without an account but noticed I was unable to respond to answers, so I just made an account and am posting this question here ^-^


    I have a younger cousin who tried guessing my pattern lock on my phone, and got it incorrect enough that my phone asked me for my backup pin number. However, I completely forgot I even set a pin code. So I went into device manager to lock my phone with a new password. It shows that it was successfully reset, but each time I enter the password, my phone is saying that it is incorrect.

    I changed the password to 'xxxxx', and it is saying it was successfully reset. But when I enter that password on my device, it is telling me that the password is wrong anyway. Does anyone know what might be up ? It is a Samsung Galaxy S4.

    Thank you !
    - Dylan

    Add: It does show on my phone that my password was reset, but it still keeps saying my new password is incorrect :(
    02-24-2015 09:17 PM
  2. rcunningham's Avatar
    Are you not able to unlock your phone?
    02-24-2015 10:18 PM
  3. Pleiades33's Avatar
    No, my new password that I set won't work.
    02-24-2015 10:21 PM
  4. rcunningham's Avatar
    Its a Samsung. Samsung phones have LOTS of bugs. You should use the Face Unlock thing. Its better and nobody knows your passcode.
    02-24-2015 10:34 PM
  5. Pleiades33's Avatar
    Thanks for the advice. I'll try to do that if I can get it open.
    02-25-2015 06:53 AM
  6. anon8380037's Avatar
    You can also continue in your original thread.

    02-25-2015 01:17 PM
  7. Pleiades33's Avatar
    You can also continue in your original thread.
    Ohh I didn't know this ! Thank you very much <3
    anon8380037 likes this.
    02-25-2015 03:36 PM

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