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How to delete/ignore Google account info stored in my phone after a hard reset?

My mobile is Samsung Galaxy J7. I tried to update it but failed due to internet connectivity error occurred suddenly and finally, I had no chance but to factory reset. Now, while rebooting it says "This device was reset. To continue, sign in with a Google Account that was previously synced on this device" and I can't proceed further as I truly lost the account details used to setting up my phone. So what to do next and how to do it to get rid of this problem and run the device perfectly again?

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I can log into my Google account (Gmail) on my computer, but it does not work on the phone?

I can log into my Google account (Gmail) on my computer, but it does not work on the phone. I have tried: I tried to log into the phone and on to the computer. I think it was caused by: my phone in the pocket must have tried entering a PIN too many times.

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This happens only if another Google account has been tied to the Android device. In order to recover it, you will need to find your previous username and password.

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    Navigate to this Web page.
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    Click "I don't know my username" and "Continue".
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    Select an option to either recover your username through an SMS, phone call, or recovery e-mail by selecting and entering those details.
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    Enter your first name and surname.
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    Pass the human test and click "Continue" to receive user names registered to the recovery e-mail or the phone number.
    Then, restore the password for the username.
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    Go back to this Web page.
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    Click "I don't know my password".
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    In the pop-up input line, enter the recovered e-mail address.
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    Enter the last known password for your e-mail address.
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    If you do not remember it, click "I don't know".
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    Enter the recovery e-mail fully or click "Verify your identity" to be asked a series of security questions.
    This will allow you to reset the password for the account.
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    Use the recovered account username and password to unlock your Android smartphone.
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So I got a phone from my mother and she factory reset the phone but she doesn't know the Google account she used or phone, it was a long time ago?

So I got a phone from my mother and she factory reset the phone but she doesn't know the Google account she used or phone, it was a long time ago. I have tried: All of her Google accounts she could remember. I think it was caused by: Nothing really she had this phone for a long time, its a non-working phone with a Google account recovery to reopen it but she doesn't remember it.

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If that smartphone always belonged to her, then she can still unlock it by remembering her old Google account. To find out the old Google account, she needs to visit this Web page and start with "I don't know my username" to recover her username first. Then, she needs to revisit the Web page and click "I don't know my password", enter her recovered username, and reset the password. If that did not help, then your other options are visiting the store or service center with a proof of purchase for a fix or finding a security hole, which is very specific to your device and Android version. There are no other options, unfortunately, besides the aforementioned ones.

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Will doing this soft reset help to get passed the verify Google account portion of seeing up my phone?

I keep entering my Google account and password and it just keeps going back to the same screen. Stuck in what is like a never ending circle. Trying to save my data, but my phone locked me out and a factory reset was my only option. Now I cannot get passed the verify Google account part of the set-up. I have tried: I have tried accessing my Gmail from another device with no problems, but this verify screen won't let me passed it. I think it was caused by: I feel asleep while on my phone and when I woke up in the morning, it had a passcode on it, and I have NO idea what it was, so after many attempts to unlock it, I was completely locked out.

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Sont phone full reset will loose my Google login ID?

My Sony phone had failed to start. I have a screenshot with my Google username on ! after resetting using Sony software it will ask for my password. But my phone doesn't work and I don't know my Google account ID....sigh

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I remember nothing about my Google account that was synced to my Android phone?

After 'factory reset' (as I did not remember my screen lock pattern/ password) it is asking me my previous Google account details/ Gmail ID without which I cannot proceed. I am stuck.

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I am in the 72-hour lockout with Google and need to re-activate my LG phone from accidentally doing a factory reset. Is there any way around this?

I am in the 72-hour lockout with Google and need to re-activate my LG phone from accidentally doing a factory reset. Is there any way around this?. I have tried: I've tried the volume down and power button reset. I think it was caused by: Not remembering my password, and having to change it. (I was unaware of the 72-hour lockout)

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Got an HTC but can't use it, it is asking me to log in to my Google account, but it does not log in, I tried to reset or boot, nothing I can't log?

Are you there? I have a problem with my phone. I have tried: I got and HTC One M9m I used it for a couple of weeks but now it is asking me to log into my Google account, I tried but, it is not logging, reboot or doing anything. I think it was caused by: I bought that from the shop cash converter, I don't know if I have to go there!

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Had to reset my phone, followed all Google prompts. Said that it will send me a text to verify, but I can't access anything else on the phone. What do I do?

Can't access texts or anything else on my phone to verify?

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I reset my mobile phone, now it is showing one message?

Message. this device was reset, to continue sign in with a Google Account that was previously synced on this device

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I forgot my Google account to unlock my HTC phone as I have entered my pattern wrongly?

I forgot my Google account to unlock my HTC phone as I have entered my pattern wrongly several times and the phone is locked and is asking me to put my Google account being a phone I have used a long time I can't remember my password again

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How do I get into my phone after resetting and rebooting my Samsung J7?

I forgot my lock screen, the email, and password to go with my email due to not being on it for a while, but now I have reset my device and it asks for the email and password that were synced with the phone before in order to get on and I don't know how to get through it.

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How to bypass Google account in Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

Hello, sir! I had reset my dad phone but I forgot his Gmail and password, how can I get it back in Samsung Note 7, I tried many ways but I couldn't, like realterm 2.0, SideSync, please can you find me a way to overcome this problem. That is saying to enter the previous account which is signed by the owner but I don't remember that email and password

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Sir, I have reset my phone but now I can't sign in, it shows me enter previous sync email ID but I forgot my email ID and phone no?

I can not sign in my Samsung J2 mobile because I lost my ID and mobile number. Sir actually I reset my phone Samsung Galaxy J2, but now I do not sign in again because I forgot my previous Google ID. I have tried: I tried my previous ID and mobile number but I did not sign in because it shows me that enter your confirmation but I also lost my registered mobile number. I think it was caused by: I think my previous account is blocked and also my registered mobile number

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The steps that you give has not deleted my user Google account so what do I do now because I cannot get past where it says enter the Saint email address?

I have forgot my email address that was sent to my phone it is a droid turbo and the steps given or not working so what do I do

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