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The hindsight version: Factory reset protection is supposed to prevent thieves from stealing your phone and using it. To do this, the phone requires you to login with a Google account that was on the phone before the factory reset. Add the new account to the phone before the factory reset. Or, alternately, remove all accounts before the factory reset.


Goto Settings option. In settings find Account option. Scroll through account option to find out the hacked account and remove it from the device. Then in the same menu, add a new Google account


When that happened to me, I had to flash the rom again. Some phones are protected against this, but it doesn't hurt to try.

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