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Forgot Samsung Password – How to Recover Data from It

“I have an old Samsung Galaxy S6 with many contacts, music and photos on it. I want to use them right now. But I can’t remember the password of it. I have tried many passwords and none of them works. How to recover Samsung data if you forgot its password? Thank you very much!”
Asked by Luna

Usually, password is used to protect your personal data on your Samsung phone. If you lose your phone, they can’t enter your phone and steal your personal data, such as contacts, photos, videos and even bank information, etc. However, if you forgot your Samsung phone’s password, it will be a problem for you. But don’t worry, in this article, I will show you a method to recover Samsung data if you forgot its password.

You need to use Samsung Data Recovery software. It has the function to scan and recover data from your Samsung phone that you forgot its password. It can recover contacts, photos, music, videos, text messages, books, Whatsapp messages/photos, call logs and other document files on your Samsung phone easily. You can also learn how to recover data from Samsung phone with broken screen.

Step 1. Run Samsung Data Recovery

Free download, install and run this Samsung Recovery software on your computer. Connect your Samsung phone to computer via USB cable. This software will recognize your phone and connect it. Select “Broken Android Phone Data Extraction” section on the main interface.

interface

Step 2. Confirm Samsung Phone’s Name and Model

Click “Start” button on the interface and you will need to select the name and model of your Samsung phone. After that, agree the disclaimer and click “Confirm” button on the interface.

confirm name and model

Step 3. Enter Download Mode and Scan Samsung Phone

Follow the guide on the interface, you can easily put your Samsung phone into Download Mode. Then click “Start” button. This recovery software will begin to fix your Samsung phone and scan it to find the data on your Samsung phone and SD card.

enter download mode

Step 4. Recover Data from Samsung Phone

After scanning your Samsung Galaxy S6, this software will list all the data on it. You can find a data menu on the left side of the interface. You can use the menu to find all the data on your Samsung phone and preview them. You can recover text messages, photos, videos, contacts, call logs, Whatsapp messages, music, books and other document files from your Samsung phone. It’s really easy to do that. Go to any data section that you want to recover on the data menu. You will see all this kind of data on your Samsung phone. Preview and select all the data you want to recover from your Samsung phone. Click “Recover” button, this Samsung Data Recovery software will recover data from Samsung phone to computer for you as soon as possible.

scan result

That’s all for this. Now you recover data from Samsung phone that you forgot password successfully. Always take note after changing password of your Samsung phone and other mobile phones.