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dr.fone - Unlock (Android): How To

"My Android phone is locked accidently by my friend. I can't affording losing all the contacts, messages. photos on it. Is there any way I can bypass the lock screen?"

Accidents like this happens, a lot! Luckily, now we have dr.fone - Unlock (Android) which can help us remove the the lock screen without any data loss, including screen locked by pattern, PIN, password & fingerprints.

Step 1. Install dr.fone

Download and install dr.fone on your computer. launch it and select Unlock..

run the program to remove android lock screen

Then connect your Android phone to the computer and click Start on the program.

connect device to remove android lock screen

Step 2. Select phone model

Now please select the correct phone brand and model. Since the recovery package for each phone model is different. If the phone model is not matched correctly, it might cause unexpected issues to the phone.

select device model

Step 3. Boot the phone in Download Mode

Then follow the instructions on the program to get the Android phone into Download Mode.

  1. Power off the phone.
  2. Press and hold Volume Down + Home button + Power button at the same time.
  3. Press the Volume Up to enter Download Mode.

begin to remove android lock screen

Step 3. Download recovery package

Once the phone is in Download Mode, dr.fone will start to download the recovery package. This process will take a few minutes.

prepare to remove android lock screen

Step 4. Bypass Android lock screen

After the recovery package is downloaded successfully, dr.fone will start removing the lock screen automaticially. Then your phone will reboot without any lock screen on it. You can access your Android phone and all the data are kept intact on it.

remove android lock screen