08 October 2013

How to Find Your Lost or Stolen Android Phone? Using Android Device Manager...

Step by Step Guide on How to Set Up your Android Phone in the event you misplace or lose it: 

1. Navigate your Android Mobile Phone where you locate your Google Folder. Look out for this icon "Google Settings"

2. Once you are inside the Google Settings, simply tap on "Android Device Manager" and select "Allow remote lock and factory reset:. This will allow you to lock your phone and even wipe your phone to secure your data from being stolen. Click Activate to confirm the action and you are done!

3. To confirm the above steps are done properly and to test, go to  https://www.google.com/android/devicemanager

From here you can select "Ring" to locate your misplaced phone, "Lock" it with a new password if it is not locked. "Erase" to securely wipe your data to prevent your personal information from being compromised.

You are advised to change your email password and all other apps like Facebook or Twitter etc.

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