Unlock Alcatel 1x

Forgot your Alcatel 1x password or pattern lock? This article explains easy methods to unlock your Alcatel 1x without hard reset or losing any data.

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There are basically multiple methods to unlock your Alcatel 1x, and what method to opt for depends on you.

Unlock Alcatel 1x by Answering Google Security Questions

If you have security questions set during under your Google account security, then you will be able to unlock your device by answering these questions.

Step 1: After multiple wrong attempts, you will get “Forgot Pattern” or “Forgot PIN/Password” option.

Step 2: Tap on it, and then select “Answer Questions” option.

Step 3: You will be presented with your Google security questions which you have added in your account. Answer them accordingly.

Step 4: If you answer the security questions correctly, you Alcatel 1x will unlock.

Step 5: After successful unlock, you will be asked to create new PIN, Password or Pattern Lock for your Alcatel 1x.

Unlock Alcatel 1x Using your Gmail Account

To unlock Alcatel 1x using your Gmail account, follow below-mentioned steps:

Step 1: After multiple wrong attempts, you will get “Forgot Pattern” or “Forgot PIN/Password” option.

Step 2: Login with your Google (Gmail) account by entering its details such as username/password.

Step 3: Once you are logged in successfully, your smartphone will be unlocked.

Hard Reset (Factory Reset) Alcatel 1x to Unlock

If none of the aforementioned methods works in your case, unfortunately, you are left with only option of doing factory reset/hard reset on your Alcatel 1x. To do this, follow these steps:

Step 1: Turn Off your Alcatel 1x.

Step 2: Now turn it ON by pressing “Power + Volume Up button” combinations for few seconds until you see Alcatel 1x logo on the screen.

Step 3: Select “Yes” option to factory data reset message.

Here, you can follow the detailed guide on Factory Reset/Hard Reset Method.

Please note that hard resetting will erase all the data and settings on your Alcatel 1x.

Unlock Alcatel 1x Using Google Find My Device

While you may be able to unlock your Alcatel 1x using Google Find My Device, this method will erase all the data on your phone.

Here’s how you can do so:

Step 1: Open Google Find My Device and sign in with your Google account.

Step 2: After successful login, you need to select “Erase device” option followed by “Erase all data”.

Step 3: As soon as you hit “Erase” button, the data deletion on your Android device will begin.

Unlock Alcatel 1x With Android Data Recovery Tool

Step 1: Simply, download and install the Dr.Fone Software.

Step 2: Once, the software is downloaded, now run it.

Step 3: Connect your smartphone to a computer using original cable.

Step 4: Dr.Fone will start detecting your smartphone.

Step 5: Once the process gets complete, now follow the on-screen instructions accordingly.

Step 6: Choose the options available on Dr.Fone accordingly and you are good to go.

Follow the complete guide on Unlocking Alcatel 1x With Dr.Fone Software.

Unlock Alcatel 1x Using Android Multi-Tool

Step 1: Download the Android Multi-Tool Software.

Step 2: Moreover, Install the required USB drivers for your particular smartphone model.

Step 3: Connect your smartphone to a computer using original cable.

Step 4: Boot your smartphone into Android boot mode.

Step 5: Launch the software and type in the commands accordingly available in the Multi-tool windows.

Follow the complete guide on Unlocking Alcatel 1x Using Android Multi-tool.

Conclusion

Conclusion

It can be extremely frustrating when you are unable to unlock your own device for the reason being forgetting PIN, password or pattern lock.

However, by following above methods, you can unlock your Alcatel 1x without losing any of your important data if you remember your Google account security questions’ answer.

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