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Help, forgotten pattern lock...?

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by GreenHornet, Jun 2, 2010.

  1. GreenHornet

    GreenHornet New Member
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    Today I made the mistake of setting a pattern lock, and with my horrible memory this did not go well...
    I could not remember it, and after several tries I decided to hit the "forgot password." It asked for my gmail account, and I do not remember creating one, after many tries, I gave up.

    Are there any fixes? Is my only option a hard reset? I have a samsung moment.
     

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  2. GreenHornet

    GreenHornet New Member
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    Also, if I do the hard reset, will I have to activate my phone again with Sprint? o.o
     
  3. Kelmar

    Kelmar Done by choice
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    Not sure how you are going to do a hard reset w/o accessing the menu options.

    Try typing null, I've heard rumors that this will work but have not verified it.
     
  4. GreenHornet

    GreenHornet New Member
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    Ah, no luck. Thanks for the tip though.
     
  5. beenz

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    Don't you have to create a gmail account when you go through the initial setup process? I already had one, but the VZW rep had my sister set one up for her Eris.
     
  6. Vihzel

    Vihzel Destroying Balls Everyday
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    Try contacting Google and your service provider. Or... you can always ship it to me and I'll "fix" it for you. :)
     

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