How to Unlock a Phone If You Forgot the Password

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 01 July, 2019

Summary

When we forgot phone password, how to reset phone without password? We can use recovery mode to unlock phone by force, but will lose all data in phone, and can't recover lost data anymore and the complex operation make the failure for us. A detailed guide from Elphone Phone Unlock provides the easy method to unlock a locked phone without the password.


When we forgot phone screen password, whichever the phone system, OS or iOS, we can use recovery mode to force unlock the phone directly, but the unlocked phone lost all data, if you have a backup, we can restore data from backup, if no have, OK, so pity.
For those who backed up phone data before, just use recovery mode to get into the locked phone without data loss. And but for phone newer, the complex steps of recovery mode will lead to failure.
So, the quick and easy method to remove phone screen lock is more popular now, turn to Eelphone iPhone Unlock and Eelphone Android Unlock, which can get into the locked phone in steps, and for some Android phone, we can even unlock it without data loss, like Samsung and LG.

Part 1: How to Unlock Phone Forgot Password via Eelphone iPhone Unlock


For Apple users, the effective method to reset phone password is the Eelphone iPhone Unlock, with a detailed guide, we can get into locked phone in clicks as follow.


Step 1: Free download the tool to your computer, Window or MAC is up to you, and launch it after the installation, we can get the main function on the interface of the tool, but if you want to unlock Apple device without password, Unlock Screen Passcode is enough for you. Click on it.
Unlock iOS phone password

Step 2: Connect the locked phone to the computer now, before getting into lock phone by the tool, it's better to get the notice on the interface. If no problem, click on Start to go on.
Warning of unlocking phone password

Step 3: According to your phone iOS system, select the right firmware version, and please make sure that the version is compatible for your locked phone. And click on Download to start to download the firmware package to your phone, and the save path of the firmware package is up to you also, select the right save path for yourself.
Download phone firmware version

Step 4: Once we downloaded the firmware package, the tool has the right to extract your phone, click on Start to Extract to switch to the next step.
Extract phone

Step 5: When the extraction finished, tap on Start Unlock to start to get into the locked phone.
Unlock locked phone

It will take s few minutes to unlock phone password, even without password, we can get into locked phone and reset one new screen passcode to the locked phone after unlocking. If backed up phone data to iTunes or iCloud, just restore from the backup files to get back lost data.


Part 2: How to Unlock Phone Password via Eelphone Android Unlock


For OS users, when we forgot phone password, we have the chance to unlock phone without password and without data loss, but the steps are same, get more detail guide from below. It suitable for almost all OS phone, and if your phone is Samsung or LG, we can even unlock phone password without data loss.


Step 1: We should download the Eelphone Android Unlock to your computer, Window or MAC is up to you. Click on the Download icon from above, and launch the helper once installed it. From the interface, we can see other functions on Eelphone, what we need is Unlock feather, just click on it without hesitation.
Unlock OS phone password

Step 2: Plug the locked phone to your computer via USB cable, and then click on Start to get the first step to getting into the locked phone.
Start to unlock phone

Step 3: Now we should select the right phone model according to your phone, we have two ways to get the phone model, select one suitable method to get the phone model. Click on Next to go on.
Select phone model

Step 4: According to the guide on the tool, put your locked phone into download mode, it provides the detailed steps, it's easier.
Put phone into download mode

Step 5: Once entered downloaded mode, the tool will download the recovery package automatically. Just wait now.
Downloading recovery package

Step 6: Once downloaded the recovery package, click one Remove Now to unlock locked phone without password, but we should confirm it one more time by entering 000000 to the confirmation box.
Confirmation of unlocking locked phone


After a few moments, we can unlock phone password successfully, and if it is Samsung and LG, no data loss, for other phones, if have back, restore from backup to get back lost data.
So, it's OS or iOS, we can get into locked phone without password, and we can reset phone without password with the same method above, have a try.


Alex Scott

This article was updated on 01 July, 2019