Hogwarts Legacy: How to learn Alohomora to pick locks?

Here's a complete guide about Alohomora spell in Hogwarts Legacy

Hogwarts Legacy: How to learn Alohomora to pick locks?

Players must explore the world of Hogwarts legacy to know more and the surrounding environment of the huge map. While players are at it they will come across some locks which can’t be picked. But as the story on Hogwarts legacy progresses the players will learn the Alohomora spell.

Fans familiar with the franchise know what this spell. For players who don’t know about this spell, Alohomora can help you to pick locks very easily without any hassle.

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Of all the spells that the game has, this one is among the most useful. And for players to get acquainted with the same here’s a well-briefed guide to unlock the Alohomora spell in Hogwarts legacy.

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Learning Alohomora spell in Hogwarts Legacy

Learning Alohomora spell in Hogwarts Legacy
Alohomora spell in Hogwarts legacy (Image credit: YouTube.com)

The actual work of learning this Spell begins after the story reaches the main quests in the game. Players need to work their way for around 5-6 hours after which they’ll probably come across the “The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament”. In this quest, the actual caretaker is a character named Galdwin Moon whom players will have to meet.


Whereupon Moon will task the players with finding Demiguise moons and disposing of statues that scare him. Upon helping Gladwin with this task he will agree to teach players the Alohomora for more tasks that he will assign you later on.

How to pick locks in Hogwarts Legacy?

This is done through the minigame just like in the majority of RPGs. For the same thing to do in Hogwarts Legacy follow these tips.

  1. Rotate the green and red lights to sync the gears until they start spinning. This is the indication that light is actually in place.
  2. The green light in the outermost green ring will be in sync with the right gear that is placed at the bottom.
  3. In the same way, the inner circle has a red color which will correspond with the gear that is inside the wheel.
  4. The right combination of the gears will always be in sync with the cardinal position of the wheel.
  5. When that doesn’t work try changing the position of same every 45° which will surely get the job done. Because trying every combination will probably take a lot of time and might not even get the results or unlock the lock.

Unlocking level two and three locks

Hogwarts Legacy: How to learn Alohomora to pick locks?
Gladwin Moon from Hogwarts Legacy (image credit: YouTube.com)

This trick would work if players help Gladwin Moon find and dispose of more Demiguise moons. The more the moons the better. Keeping in mind that Demiguise moon disposal would only work when it’s night hour in Hogwarts Legacy.

  • For level 2: collect at least 9 Demiguise moons.
  • For level 3: collect at least 13 Demiguise moons.

With that the whole guide to unlocking the doors is complete. That was everything players need to keep in mind and follow the same guidelines. Now that players know how to unlock locks, make the most of it by exploring the closed door. And quench your thirst for curiosity in Hogwarts Legacy.

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