How to remotely change or remove the password on Android phones and tablets?

Satish Shetty Updated by Satish Shetty

To remotely reset or change a password on an Android phone or tablet, you can use a mobile device management (MDM) solution such as Codeproof MDM. Here are the general steps to do this.

  1. Select a device from the Mobile Policy Manager.
  2. On right side, go to Command Center.
  3. Then select a command either "Remove Passcode" or "Reset Passcode" based on your choice.
  4. Send the command.
  5. Password will be removed or changed instantly in the device.


Setting a passcode on a Kyocera device



Resetting password in a LG Device.



Deleting the passcode in a Samsung Device.



Note: The specific steps may vary depending on the version of the Codeproof MDM and the device you are managing.

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