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Sunday, May 7, 2017
How to erase personal information from your Android smartphone before selling
and the rest of the world, you may realize that you have a crazy girlfriend if
she starts poking around your Browser.
even these low-level Smartphone come with FRP (Factory Reset Protection).
Google introduced FRP in Android 5.0 Lollipop to prevent thieves from Factory
resetting stolen smartphones for easy resale.
if you are trying to sell a factory reset smartphone that has FRP, it'll prompt
you buyer to enter the user name and password for the last Google account that
was registered on the device, making it a hard phone to sell. So before you
sell your Android 5.0 Lollipop smartphone, you have to disable FRP.
procedure for Samsung and LG G5 smartphones is similar to almost every other
Lock screen and Security or just Security
Screen lock type
make sure to remove your Google account as follows:
Delete your Google Account
sure you remove all of your Google Accounts if you have multiple Google
Accounts on your smartphone. If you have a Samsung Galaxy, then you should
remove your Samsung account as follows:
to Lock screen and security
Find My Mobile
on your account at the top
your Google and Samsung accounts have been removed, you can proceed with the
Double Factory Reset -
Making sure your smartphone data cannot be recovered
make absolutely sure no one can get your data, you need to do the following
the Factory reset first
the empty phone with junk data e.g. some old movies and large files
a second Factory reset
will double guarantees that your personal pictures, video, sound recording and
files cannot be recovered, as anyone doing a recovery will only find the junk
files!!! Sharing is caring o share this with as many of your fellow mates
dodging their WAGS (Wives and Girlfriends) as you can!!!