How to Unlock / Reset Samsung Phone without Password

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 10 December, 2018


We'll tell you how to unlock your phone without removing any data and with just several minutes if you forgot the password and how to reset a Samsung phone forgot password. No worry when you forgot Samsung phone password.

“Hello there. I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 6 and as what everybody usually does, I have also set a screen lock password to forbid other people to get access to my device to ensure the data security and privacy of my smartphone. And, for more cautious reasons, I have a habit to change to password from time to time, about once a month I think. Unfortunately, this time, when I have already reset my screen lock password, I was told urgently to deal with some personal stuff and I have been busied for the whole day and did not have time to note down what the password is to remind myself. You may already guess the end, when I needed to unlock the phone, I found it I forgot my Samsung phone password. I was freaked out and I can't wait to tackle right now. Do you guys have any propositions about how to unlock Samsung phone password? Thanks a lot in advance.”

Like mentioned above, we all get used to locking the screen with a password to keep privacy safe. However, some people may experience also similar situations and really want to find a way out. If you have the same trouble, you should not skip this passage. Continue to read this tutorial and you will know how to unlock Samsung phone without password.

Solution 1: How to Unlock Samsung Password by Using Eelphone iPhone Unlock

I forgot my password to my Samsung phone, I have tried this method – Eelphone Unlock. This program allows you to unlock Samsung phone forgot password without removing any data and with just several minutes, all is finished. Go on with the following steps.

Step 1: Click on the download button and launch the program after installation on PC. Select the function “ Unlock ”.
Click Unlock

Step 2: Click on the button “ Start ” to get started. Connect your Samsung device to the computer via USB cable.
Start and connect device to PC

Step 3: Select your Samsung model from the options list. Make sure that you have chosen the right one. Click on the button “ Next ” to continue.
Select Samsung model

Step 4: Use key combination to enter the Download mode on your Samsung by the following steps. Firstly, power off your Samsung. Secondly, press and hold the Volume Down Button + Home Button + Power Button at the same time until the Warning Screen pops up.
Enter Download Mode

Step 5: Then you can boot into the download mode and the program will begin downloading recovery package. Wait for minutes until the end of the process. When it is completed, click on the button “ Remove ” to finish. Now you can reset your password.
Download Recovery Package
Unlock Samsung phone forgot password

Solution 2: How to Reset Password on Samsung Phone in Measure of Recovery Mode

Here we propose an alternative. You can put your phone into recovery mode and restore to factory settings to Samsung phone reset password. Follow the steps below to continue.

Step 1: Power off your device.
Step 2: Boot your Samsung smartphone into Recovery Mode. Hold the Volume Up Button + Home Button (Bixby Button for Samsung Galaxy S8+) + Power Button at once for about ten seconds until you can see the software update screen. Don't release when the phone vibrates. It will install nothing about 30 seconds after it displays a “No Command” message.
Step 3: Once your device has entered the Recovery Mode, just press Volume down / up Button to select “Wipeout / Factory data reset” and confirm by pressing Power Button.
Step 4: Confirm your option by choosing the “Yes-delete all user data”. Then your device can be reset.
Step 5: After the reset process is finished, select “Reboot now” and the device will restart and turn on again.

It needs to point out that this method will erase all the device data. If you prefer to keep all the device, we recommend you to choose solution 1. Lock Screen Removal is a very powerful tool that is worthwhile trying. What is more, if you have any questions during the whole process, don't hesitate to contact us by writing down your comments below.

Alex Scott

This article was updated on 27 August, 2019