Google Pixel Phone PIN Lock Screen Issue Making Them Inaccessible

Pixel proprietors are presently revealing of a bug that isn’t enabling them to open their telephones utilizing PIN codes. Generally, Pixel XL proprietors appear to be influenced by this bug, yet Pixel, Pixel 2, and even Pixel 3 proprietors are likewise revealing of a similar issue. The issue is by all accounts influencing telephones running on Android 9 Pie and Android 10 both, and it viably makes the telephone blocked off. One of the workaround is that you change to Pattern or Password verification until further notice.

A few Pixel proprietors, for the most part of the Pixel XL, are providing details regarding the Google discussions about this issue. Each time a client attempts to open their telephone utilizing a right PIN code, the showcase turns dark compelling the client to enact it utilizing the power catch. This takes them back to the lock screen, wherein they are approached to put the PIN code once more. This goes on in circle, keeping clients bolted out of the telephone. Clients need to then verify unique finger impression to open their telephone, and this likewise doesn’t work when the telephone is rebooted or opened after an extensive stretch of time.

Numerous clients needed to do a manufacturing plant reset on the telephone to get it once again into working condition, yet this isn’t a perfect arrangement. Google hasn’t reacted to the issue starting at yet, and there’s no lucidity on the off chance that they know about this lock screen bug.

In the event that a processing plant reset is by all accounts an outrageous measure, one client on the discussions page, has posted a workaround. He says that when you get to the PIN code lock screen page, click on Emergency call > press the volume catches > Press the Settings symbol as an afterthought volume bar, and after that put in your right PIN code. Another spring up saying that ‘Framework UI continues halting’ should appear. Snap on ‘Application Info’ and afterward you ought to have the option to open utilizing your unique mark. Be that as it may, it does just give you a chance to access to Settings and make another client ID also. This will enable you to utilize the telephone and update to the fix, at whatever point Google chooses to move it out.

The issue is by all accounts influencing Android Pie clients on the August fix, and Android 10 clients on the September fix. The client who thought of the workaround additionally says that the issue is “with the opening security (approve Part) of the Pin itself as you can’t expel it in the settings as this crashes the Settings application.”

Regardless, change to Pattern or Password opening until further notice, and if your unit is additionally influenced, let Google know through the help page.


Updated: January 22, 2020 — 5:16 pm

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