Last Updated on August 2, 2022 by Bestusefultips
Do you want to unlock a Google Pixel when you forgot the password/pattern/PIN? Here’s how to bypass lock screen on Google Pixel 5/Pixel 5a/Pixel 4 XL/Pixel 4/Pixel 3 XL/Pixel 3/Pixel 3a XL/Pixel 3a. This hard reset or factory reset Google Pixel will delete all your phone data. Make sure to back up your data before applying this setting. You can also use this method if your Google Pixel won’t turn on, black screen of death, Stuck in the G logo, unresponsive touchscreen, and other issues you can’t solve even applying all possible methods. You can use the find my device feature to erase all data or find stolen or lost Google Pixel or other Android devices.
How do You Bypass a Password in Pixel?
To reset the forgotten PIN, Password, or Pattern on your Google Pixel, apply the below-given settings.
How to Unlock Google Pixel Without Password
Step 1: Long press the power button until you view the power menu and tap on Power off to switch off your Pixel.
Step 2: Press & hold the Power and Volume down buttons simultaneously until the Start screen view.
Step 3: Press the Volume down button until the Recovery mode option view.
Step 4: Press the Power button to restart into recovery mode.
You can see the Android robot exclamation mark with a red triangle icon with No command on your Pixel and Pixel XL.
Step 5: Long-press the power button and press the volume up button once to view the Android recovery mode screen.
You can see the Android recovery mode settings, including reboot system now, reboot to bootloader, Apply update from ADB, Wipe data/factory reset, Power off, and other settings.
Step 6: Press the volume down button until the Wipe data/factory reset is highlighted.
Step 7: Press the Power button to perform wipe cache data or factory reset.
You can see this message on the Pixel 3 screen: Wipe all user data? By default, selected No.
Step 8: Press the volume down button to select Factory data reset.
Step 9: Press the power button to apply it.
You can see wiping data or formatting data on the bottom left corner of the screen in your Pixels.
Step 10: After completing the process, you can see select the Reboot system now.
Step 11: Press the Power button to reboot the system.
You can see unlock your Google Pixel devices. All phone settings reset, so the password, PIN, or pattern lock is removed from your device.
Reset Forgot Screen Lock on Google Pixel using Find My Device
Find my device helps you locate your phone remotely, erase phone data, change passwords, and keep your device data safe if the Pixel is lost.
Step 1: Open Find my device on your Laptop or PC.
Step 2: Log in with the Google account you use in your Pixel.
Step 3: Select your device from the upper left corner.
Step 4: Click on the Erase device.
It will erase all content from your device.
Frequently Asked Question:
How Do I Turn Off Screen Lock in Pixel 5?
To turn off screen lock in Pixel 5, go to Settings > Security > Screen lock > Unlock your Pixel > None > Delete. It will also delete the fingerprint stored on your device. Remember that a lock screen security protects your phone if it’s stolen or lost.
How Do I Factory Reset my Pixel 4?
Factory reset Pixel 4 will delete all your phone data. So, back up your data before applying it. Go to Settings > System > Reset options > Erase all data (Factory reset) > Erase all data > Unlock your phone > Erase all data. Also, use recovery mode to factory reset or hard reset your Pixel using the power & volume buttons.
We hope this clarifies how to unlock Pixel 3 without a Password or PIN. Do you have any alternative methods to remove the forgotten passwords from Pixel? Could you share with us in below comment box?