How to disable pattern screen lockSupport


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  1. hno2005

    hno2005 Member

    HI,
    i have updated my phone to android v.4.
    Now I set pattern screen lock when I was trying to find new features. But I can't disable it .When I enter screen lock in security from setting I can't choose the first and the second item because They are disable with this tag below them "disabled by administrator,encryption policy or credential storage".
    What should I do?
    sorry for my bad english
    Thanks


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  2. nhuii

    nhuii New Member

    setting--security--clear credentials. Enjoy :)
    Wikison, boltmom and juliacorpuz like this.
  3. katungskeyo

    katungskeyo New Member

    Totally working!!!! After clear credentials, need to go back to the option of screen lock to disable it. Thank you so much
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  4. juliacorpuz

    juliacorpuz New Member

    This helped me with my gs3. Thanks. :)
  5. Penilayne

    Penilayne New Member

    Thank you! I searched forever and was constantly finding overly difficult and involved answers.

    I appreciate your help! :D
  6. dream5695

    dream5695 New Member

    Absolute star. ...Thanks big time
  7. fedetics

    fedetics Member

    My screen is cracked on my S3 but I have a pattern lock so I cannot remove my contacts from my phone using my computer.

    Does anybody know any way or software that removes pattern locks from galaxy S3 without any visual screen?

    Please let me know. I need help :(
  8. Sam-SonyXperia

    Sam-SonyXperia Well-Known Member

    I'm not familiar with the S3, but with the Sony handsets you can run a repair using PC Companion with the phone powered off (though this would delete the phone data), I assume Samsung have something similar.
  9. boltmom

    boltmom New Member

    I've been searching all over to disable pattern lock.Thanks to you, it's working now. Thanks!!!
  10. majamun

    majamun New Member

    Best Answer
    This doesn't work for me. :-( any other ideas?
  11. mrki

    mrki New Member

    This doesn't work for me.
    any other ideas?
    xperia e1 dual
  12. Amygrox

    Amygrox New Member

    Thank you!! I spent over an hour trying to figure this out....it worked for my s5.
  13. Anut

    Anut New Member

    When I select "clear credentials", it doesn't open or do anything. Any other suggestions?

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