If you forgot your password set for Dr.Web Anti-theft and you device is locked, you can disable Dr.Web Anti-theft and reset the password. There are two ways to do so:
•Send an SMS command from a number of your Buddy to your device.
•Use a webpage to disable Dr.Web Anti-theft.
Unlocking Dr.Web Anti-theft by SMS
To disable Dr.Web Anti-theft by SMS, send a text message from a number added to your Buddies list. The message should contain the following text: (case insensitive).
Once the message is received, Dr.Web Anti-theft will unlock your device and reset the password. The component itself will switch off.
To enable Dr.Web Anti-theft, you should complete the once again and set a new password.
A person from your Buddies list can send SMS commands to your device even if they do not have Dr.Web.
Unlocking Dr.Web Anti-theft on the website
In order to disable Dr.Web Anti-theft online:
1.Open the page .
2.Enter the code displayed on the screen of your locked device and the email you used to register Dr.Web Anti-theft on the Doctor Web server into the corresponding fields (see ).
3.Select . A special password to unlock the device and disable Dr.Web Anti-theft will be sent to the specified email address.
4.Enter this code in the field on the screen of the locked device.
The device will be unlocked, Dr.Web Anti-theft will be disabled. To start using Dr.Web Anti-theft again, you need to re-enable and reconfigure it.
Figure 13. Unlocking Dr.Web Anti-theft