09-06-2011 04:34 PM - edited 12-01-2012 10:37 PM
If your mobile device is locked by Norton Mobile Security 2.0, you can unlock it by sending simple text message (SMS) from a buddy’s mobile to your mobile.
Contact one of the buddies that you have added to your buddy list and have them send the following text message (SMS):
Note: Make sure that you do not include the + sign, country code, or a leading 1 or 0 depending on your buddy's location.
Following are few examples :
If you don’t remember which contacts you have added to Buddies, do the following:
11-03-2011 11:04 AM - edited 12-01-2012 10:33 PM
With Norton Mobile Security 2.5, unlocking your locked phone is made easy. Now you can contact one of your buddies and have them send the following text message (SMS) to your mobile device:
If you do not remember the contacts that you have added as buddies, tap the Unlock Help tab. You can see a list of your buddies. Tap one of the buddies to call and have the following text message (SMS) sent to your mobile device:
11-28-2012 08:13 AM - edited 12-01-2012 10:33 PM
The "Buddy Unlock" feature has been discontinued from Norton Mobile Security 3.0 and later versions. Now you can unlock your locked phone by typing your four digit Anti-Theft passcode on the lock screen.
If you do not remember your passcode, you can sign in to the Norton Mobile Security website using your Norton Account credentials and view the passcode.