How To Complete Galaxy S6 Password Reset

Posted by David Covington on March 15, 2015

For those that have forgotten their Samsung Galaxy S6 password, you can reset the password for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. This can be done by either logging in to your Galaxy S6 Google account that is registered with the smartphone. To do this, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge must be connected to a WiFi network that has been connected with the device before.
Another method to complete a Galaxy S6 password reset is to complete the following instructions below. The second method is to factory reset the Galaxy S6, which is important to note that this method will delete all data and information stored on the smartphone.
Password Reset Samsung Galaxy S6

  1. At the same time, press & hold Volume UpHome, and Power until the Samsung logo shows up.
  2. Then let go of all these buttons when the screen goes to the developer menu.
  3. Use the Volume Down button to go to “Wipe Data/Factory Reset.
  4. Press the Power button.
  5. Use the Volume Down button again and select “yes – delete all user data.
  6. Press the Power button.

Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy S6
If the two methods above did not work on removing the password screen of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, the next option would be to do a factory reset on the smartphone. When a factory reset is done, all personal information from the phone will be erased and the phone will go back to original settings. The following will help you factory reset your Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge:

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select Backup and Reset.
  3. Then choose Factory Data reset.



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