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OnePlus 5/6/6T/7 Pro/7T: How To Reset Password When Locked Out – Guide

If you’ve bought the new smartphone from OnePlus, it’s possible that you want to know how to reset password when locked out of OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T. Forgetting password on OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T happens to many people and forces them to reset the password when locked out.

You can reset OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T password when locked out a few different ways. Some of these methods require you to lose all information during the resetting password. But don’t worry, below we’ll be explaining several different methods that will allow you to reset password on OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T when locked out without having to lose all your data and files saved on your phone.

 

Reset Password on OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6, OnePlus 6T, OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7T with Factory Reset

  1. Turn off your OnePlus.
  2. Go ahead and hold on the Power, Home and Volume buttons at the same time.
  3. When the Android screen pops-up and go to Wipe data/factory resetoption using the volume button.
  4. Now Hit Power button.
  5. Select Yes – delete all user data.
  6. When your phone has rebooted, you’ll then be able to set up your phone again.

 

Another method would be for you to read how to factory reset the OnePlus. It’s important to note that before you go to doing a factory reset on OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T, you should back up all data, files, contacts, pictures and other info incase something goes wrong during the reset process.

 

 

Password Reset with Android Device Manager

Another way that it’s possible to reset password on OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T when locked out is by using a software called Android Device Manager. You will have to first register your device with the software so it can work.

Once you’ve registered with Android Device Manager, to reset password on OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T, just turn on the “Lock” setting. With this feature turned on, it’ll help resetOnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T password when you’ve forgotten it. This is how you do it:

  1. Turn on your phone and computer
  2. Connect your OnePlus to the computer
  3. Open Android Device Manager
  4. Find and select your OnePlus
  5. Enable “Lock & Erase”
  6. Read the steps on the screen and make a temporary password
  7. Enter your temporary password
  8. Type in a new password for your phone

 

 

Reset Password with Find My Mobile

A final method to reset password when locked out of OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T is by using something called Find My Mobile (Find My Android), this is something like from Apple called Find My iPhone.

With the “Remote Controls” you have the ability to temporarily bypass lockscreen and reset password on OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T, One Plus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T without having your phone with you.

  1. You need to register your OnePlus with Find My Mobile
  2. When needed, you can get temporary password for the reset process
  3. With that temporary password, you’ll be able to bypass lock screen
  4. Then you’ll need to make a new password

 

 

Once you’ve followed the instructions from above, you should know how to reset password when locked of OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6, OnePlus 6T, OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7T.

 

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