How To Bypass Android Lock Screen Using Emergency Call - Sourajit Saha

How To Bypass Android Lock Screen Using Emergency Call

This century can as well be dubbed as the age of smartphones. According to new research, the average  Americans check their phones after every 12 minutes. Am pretty sure even for you the first thing you do when you wake up is to check your phone. So arguably phones are essential tools in our day to day lives.

Imagine forgetting your password, pin or pattern to unlock your Android device. I am sure that you have come across this situation a couple of times. How many times has it happened to you even when the phone is not in your hands? For instance your son, little sister or parents were unable to invade your privacy thus ended up putting the wrong password, pin or pattern a couple of times. The result is that your phone is locked.  
How To Bypass Android Lock Screen Using Emergency Call
There is nothing as frustrating as having to think you are locked out of your phone forever. The first thing you should not do is panic. Trust me it will not lead anywhere. So is there a way you can unlock your phone? Luckily the answer is yes. There are several ways in which you can open your device. Some of these methods include:

1. Use Google's find my device website.

2. Use the "Forgotten pattern feature" on Android 4.4 or lower.

3. Use the Factory Reset feature.

4. Enable USB debugging to delete the password feature.

5. Boot into safe mode to temporarily disable the third-party lock screen.

6. Using the Emergency call button.


However, in this article, we are going to focus on the last method.

How to bypass android lock screen using the emergency call

If you are a loyal and smart Android user, then you might have heard about the emergency call Android bypass hack. If it sounds a little unfamiliar to you, then let me show you how you can exploit this feature in your device.

The Hack
If you use a password on your device rather than a pattern or a pin, then you should be on the lookout. According to a study done by a security analyst at the University of Texas, hackers have found a new way using your emergency call button to hack in your phone. This includes dialing a collection of characters and repeatedly pressing the camera pad. This trick can allow people or hackers in this case to access your full data and information. So try and ensure you don't lose your phone anytime soon until Google fully resolves the issue.

Guide to unlock your device
As you might have read earlier this hack can good or bad depending on whose hands your device will fall into. However, it does not hurt learning this simple trick for yourself in case you lock your device.

Let me start with the basics. As you might already be aware of you can make an emergency call even when your phone is locked. This hack exploits this loophole as it gives you a way to unlock your phone. However, it is good to note that this trick will only be possible in Android 4.4 or earlier versions. This is because once Google was alerted of the security issue last year in June, all other new models were fixed.

Here are a few quick steps which you can use to unlock your phone using the emergency call.

1. Turn on your phone if it is off. Then tap on the emergency call button on your device. The dialer will open so that you can be able to make a call.

2. Type a string of special symbols. For instance, you can type 10 asterisks repeatedly.

3. Double tap on the field to highlight the line which will give you a "copy" option.

5. From their on tap on the screen once again so that you can paste the copied text in the same field. This will essentially double the amount of entered symbols.

6. Continue to repeat the same process of sticking the copied characters into the area until the field can no longer highlight the symbols.

7. Head back to the lock screen and open the camera app.

8. At the same time pull down the notification bar and tap the settings icon.

9. Your phone will promptly ask you to enter your password. Long press the field and copy paste the string of symbols. Repeat this whole process a couple of times.

10. As you continue gluing the interface will crash which will cause your lock screen to disappear, and it will be extended to the camera's interface.

11. The camera app will also crash which will allow you to access your phone's interface.

Conclusion
I am sure that if you follow these quick, easy steps to unlock your phone, then you don't have to worry anymore.   However, as you can see using this hack can be a bit complicated and tricky. Moreover, it is limited to only older models of Android devices. Therefore if you are using Android 5, then you should look for a different hacking trick.
This century can as well be dubbed as the age of smartphones. According to new research, the average  Americans check their phones after every 12 minutes. Am pretty sure even for you the first thing you do when you wake up is to check your phone. So arguably phones are essential tools in our day to day lives.

Imagine forgetting your password, pin or pattern to unlock your Android device. I am sure that you have come across this situation a couple of times. How many times has it happened to you even when the phone is not in your hands? For instance your son, little sister or parents were unable to invade your privacy thus ended up putting the wrong password, pin or pattern a couple of times. The result is that your phone is locked.  
How To Bypass Android Lock Screen Using Emergency Call
There is nothing as frustrating as having to think you are locked out of your phone forever. The first thing you should not do is panic. Trust me it will not lead anywhere. So is there a way you can unlock your phone? Luckily the answer is yes. There are several ways in which you can open your device. Some of these methods include:

1. Use Google's find my device website.

2. Use the "Forgotten pattern feature" on Android 4.4 or lower.

3. Use the Factory Reset feature.

4. Enable USB debugging to delete the password feature.

5. Boot into safe mode to temporarily disable the third-party lock screen.

6. Using the Emergency call button.


However, in this article, we are going to focus on the last method.

How to bypass android lock screen using the emergency call

If you are a loyal and smart Android user, then you might have heard about the emergency call Android bypass hack. If it sounds a little unfamiliar to you, then let me show you how you can exploit this feature in your device.

The Hack
If you use a password on your device rather than a pattern or a pin, then you should be on the lookout. According to a study done by a security analyst at the University of Texas, hackers have found a new way using your emergency call button to hack in your phone. This includes dialing a collection of characters and repeatedly pressing the camera pad. This trick can allow people or hackers in this case to access your full data and information. So try and ensure you don't lose your phone anytime soon until Google fully resolves the issue.

Guide to unlock your device
As you might have read earlier this hack can good or bad depending on whose hands your device will fall into. However, it does not hurt learning this simple trick for yourself in case you lock your device.

Let me start with the basics. As you might already be aware of you can make an emergency call even when your phone is locked. This hack exploits this loophole as it gives you a way to unlock your phone. However, it is good to note that this trick will only be possible in Android 4.4 or earlier versions. This is because once Google was alerted of the security issue last year in June, all other new models were fixed.

Here are a few quick steps which you can use to unlock your phone using the emergency call.

1. Turn on your phone if it is off. Then tap on the emergency call button on your device. The dialer will open so that you can be able to make a call.

2. Type a string of special symbols. For instance, you can type 10 asterisks repeatedly.

3. Double tap on the field to highlight the line which will give you a "copy" option.

5. From their on tap on the screen once again so that you can paste the copied text in the same field. This will essentially double the amount of entered symbols.

6. Continue to repeat the same process of sticking the copied characters into the area until the field can no longer highlight the symbols.

7. Head back to the lock screen and open the camera app.

8. At the same time pull down the notification bar and tap the settings icon.

9. Your phone will promptly ask you to enter your password. Long press the field and copy paste the string of symbols. Repeat this whole process a couple of times.

10. As you continue gluing the interface will crash which will cause your lock screen to disappear, and it will be extended to the camera's interface.

11. The camera app will also crash which will allow you to access your phone's interface.

Conclusion
I am sure that if you follow these quick, easy steps to unlock your phone, then you don't have to worry anymore.   However, as you can see using this hack can be a bit complicated and tricky. Moreover, it is limited to only older models of Android devices. Therefore if you are using Android 5, then you should look for a different hacking trick.

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