1. kissymissy505's Avatar
    My dad gave me his phone because he wants something more simple (lol) and its a Nexus S 4g but it has a pattern lock. The thing is, he doesnt remember the pattern code, or his gmail password... Is there a way to unlock it or factory reset it?? Please help!
    11-08-2011 01:51 PM
  2. sherri's Avatar
    Not sure how to boot into recovery on your phone, but if you know how, boot into recovery and tap clear dalvik/cache/factory reset. Hope this works!

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    11-08-2011 02:13 PM
  3. Paul627g's Avatar
    From a powered off state..

    Press Volume up and power button. This will boot you into your boot loader. From there select recovery...
    11-08-2011 02:39 PM
  4. chud's Avatar
    Doesnt sound fishy at all.
    11-08-2011 03:51 PM
  5. ZiggSeVO's Avatar
    Doesnt sound fishy at all.
    What's fishy about it? If its stolen he wouldn't be able to use it. And doing a reset erases any data he maybe trying to get to by bypassing the lock. So either way its a lose lose. Or he asked a genuine question with a realistic problem. And an easy solution

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    11-08-2011 07:04 PM