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By mark845, Member on 30th June 2011, 03:55 PM
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Does anyone know how to hard reset the LG p970? as i need to remove the pattern lock?
 
 
30th June 2011, 04:16 PM |#2  
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try this

With the phone turned off, hold the Home and Volume Down button and keep pressing them, then Press and hold the Power button too until the device turns on

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tried that and it dont work
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i have even flashed it and it still has the pattern lock on it.
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have you got a fastboot rom on your phone if so try

fastboot -w

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what does fastboot -w mean?
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it will wipe all user data e.g. texts contacts apps and user settings

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it will wipe all user data e.g. texts contacts apps and user settings

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hi

i'm facing the same problem , i forgot my password and i tried to update the phone using LG update tools but in vain , the password is still not reset , this is my third week with this situation , can anybody help me please what to do

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19th September 2011, 03:34 PM |#9  
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i'm facing the same problem , i forgot my password and i tried to update the phone using LG update tools but in vain , the password is still not reset , this is my third week with this situation , can anybody help me please what to do

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If you're using a GT540 then look at this.

If you are using the P970 then look at this.
24th September 2011, 01:22 AM |#10  
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If you are using the P970 then look at this.

thanks dear ,

but i cant log into phone since i forgot the password .. so the above mentioned way is not working with for sure ... my device is P970 , and i did everything i can to reset the password but no hope ... , i even update using KDZ things but no hope, i dont know what to do and i appreciate of course your kind support , waiting another magical solution
any volunteers ?
24th September 2011, 06:19 AM |#11  
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thanks dear ,

but i cant log into phone since i forgot the password .. so the above mentioned way is not working with for sure ... my device is P970 , and i did everything i can to reset the password but no hope ... , i even update using KDZ things but no hope, i dont know what to do and i appreciate of course your kind support , waiting another magical solution
any volunteers ?

You're saying that the pattern lock is still there after a KDZ update? I though KDZ updates overwrite existing partitions including the data partition.

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