Bypass Android Lock screen

Locked out of your phone? Well you are in luck. There is a way to bypass your Android lock screen. Now before you get too excited, there are a few stipulations. First, this only works when your security is set to pattern lock. Secondly, you must have a rooted android device. And finally, you need to have adb debugging enabled. I know this might only be a small percentage of people out there, so for those of you who do, here’s how you can bypass Android lock screen.

Locked out of your phone? Well you are in luck. There is a way to bypass your Android lock screen. Now before you get too excited, there are a few stipulations. First, this only works when your security is set to pattern lock. Secondly, you must have a rooted android device. And finally, you need to have adb debugging enabled. I know this might only be a small percentage of people out there, so for those of you who do, here’s how you can bypass Android lock screen.

What You Will Need:

  • Rooted Android Device
  • Computer with ADB Installed

How To:

Connect your device to your computer and open up command prompt. Type in:

adb devices

To make sure your device is detected. Now to access root type in:

adb shell

su

Then type in the following to remove the locksettings database.

rm /data/system/locksettings.db

rm /data/system/locksettings.db-wal

rm /data/system/locksettings.db-shm

Finally, reboot your device for the changes to take effect. Your lock screen should be removed now.