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You can find the option to factory reset most Android Devices in the settings menu. Simply navigate to your device's settings, scroll down until you see 'Backup and Reset', and then hit 'Factory Data Reset'. Please remember that this will wipe everything on your device (unless given the option when you click it to wipe the user's data or not). ...


"Device Protection" or "Factory Reset Protection" added in Android 5.1 can prevent your device from being usable by a thief even if they factory reset it. Essentially, it keeps the device locked after a factory reset until you enter the Google Account credentials that were on it before the factory reset, locking out the thief (unless they know your account ...

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