Losing data is a nightmare and no Android user should go through it. We often see people asking over the internet on many discussion forums whether “How to unlock android pattern or password, without losing data?”. People often are scared unlocking their phone at the risk of losing their data. That is why it is highly recommended that you keep a backup of your files and data on your PC, hard drive or Google drive for easy recovery.
This issue is serious, especially for people who operate their business and work from phone. There are people whose phones are their mini offices and they can simply not take the risk of losing data.
Requirement For a Successfully Operation
- Aroma File Manager 1.80.
- Your Locked android device either locked by pattern lock or password
- A Memory card( the memory card of the android device)
This is by far the best tutorial for unlocking your Android without losing data on the internet. Just follow the easy steps and there you go! Piece of cake!
Download the Aroma file manager, move it to the memory card and insert the memory card to the Android device
Open your stock recovery and different device has there own way of entering stock recovery, so I advise you Google it out along with your Android device name. Once you have it, enter into stock recovery which is a black interface
once you are there, use your volume + and volume – to scroll up and down and use the middle button to select
Now Mount and storage>> Mount Everything>> Mount System>> Mount data>>Mount afs>>Mount Preload>>Mount SDcard>> Mount ExternalSD>> go back>> Install zip from SDcard>>Choose zip from external SDcard
The find the Aroma File manager you download into the sdcard and select and select “Yes Install Aroma file manager” then it will load and the file manager will open in the recovery mode
In the aroma file manager, go to Settings and Go to bottom n select “Automount all device on start ” which is the second to last option and then exit from aroma file manager.
perform step 5 again and the Aroma file manager will update and open again
go to the Data Folder>>>then System folder and find the gesture.key if it is password lock that locked your phone or password.key if it was a password lock and press the file for long and the option to delete the file will pop up and delete it
Exit the aroma file manager and restart to the normal interface and when the device has finished restart you will still find the pattern lock or password there but you are to use any pattern lock or password and it will accept and your device is unlocked but notes the pattern you use and password.
We hope this tutorial will be helpful in unlocking your android phone easily and we hope your data is intact; safe and sound.