So you wanted to up your Galaxy S II’s privacy security be following our screen locking guide, but now you have forgotten your pattern or pin. Is there any way to circumvent this security measure? Well… you could hard reset your phone but that would annihilate all the data on your precious device. Don’t fret though, there is a way to bypass the lock screen using a special application.
To bypass your Android lock screen, we will be using Screen Lock Bypass, a free app on the Android Market. Note, you phone must have a data/WiFi connection and you will also need a computer with internet in order to perform this trick.
1. Hop onto a computer and navigate yourself to Screen Lock Bypass’s Android Market URL, and install the app. You will need to log into the Google account associated with your phone
2. In order to activate Screen Lock Bypass, you need to repeat step one with a different application. Once you have done this your screen will unlock:
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