IMPORTANT! Here's the Complete Way to Use Android Device Manager

A full explanation of how to use android device manager app, and how to use it and explain feature features inside

Who does baseball dearly own Android smartphone own, let alone bought from the hard-earned work for a long time. Come to think of it, the price of the smartphone itself is not cheap loh. So of course we keep the favorite smartphone very well, though so many cases lost the smartphone. Either by forgetting, accidentally falling, completely stolen, and other causes.

Well for you Android users, of course it's no longer familiar with the Android Device Manager. This time Jaka will again review how to use Android Device Manager and explain also some very important things that must be done by you Android smartphone users.


1. What is Android Device Manager?

A full explanation of how to use android device manager app, and how to use it and explain feature features inside

Android Device Manager or ADM is Google's homemade software, which lets you track missing Android smartphones, wipe data remotely, protect when the smartphone is factory reset forcefully, and even lock the smartphone so that it can not be used by thieves.

2. How to Turn on Android Device Manager

A full explanation of how to use android device manager app, and how to use it and explain feature features inside

By default, Android Device Manager on the latest phones is already active. But for further options, such as deleting data remotely, you must activate it yourself. You can access through "Google Settings" in main menu> then select "Security"> Make sure "Remotely locate this device" and "Allow remote lock and erase is active.

By turning on "Remotely locate this device", it means allowing Google to track the presence of Android devices. While "Allow remote lock and erase", it means allowing Google to remotely lock and erase data within the Android device.

3. Always Use the Screen Lock
A full explanation of how to use android device manager app, and how to use it and explain feature features inside



This trivial thing turned out to have a major impact on your security in using Android smartphone. By using a screen lock be it a password, PIN, pattern, or fingerprint reader. Surely thieves can not do much, the only way is having to do factory reset.

Relax, the phone with Android OS 5.0 Lollipop or newer is equipped with Factory Reset Protection feature. So, when thieves do factory reset via recovery menu, Smartphone will not be used before re-verifying ownership with Google account previously used on smartphone.


4. Make sure GPS and Permission to Access Location Given
A full explanation of how to use android device manager app, and how to use it and explain feature features inside

 Android OS is equipped with individual app permissions, where you can allow or not permissions requested applications. For the reason of saving power, sometimes we deliberately turn off important functions like GPS, sync, and even internet data. Then what's the point of a sophisticated smartphone if its own function is limited? So make sure your GPS is always on. To enable GPS can be through Quick settings or through the settings menu.

5. Other Requirements Required
A full explanation of how to use android device manager app, and how to use it and explain feature features inside
In order for Android Device Manager to be used optimally, your Android smartphone must meet the following communities.

   *Device is on and already logged in with Google account
    *Android devices must be connected to the internet, so make sure you do not disable data
     *GPS is on and permission to access the location is given
     *Allows ADM to search for devices (active by default)
     *Allows ADM to lock the device and delete data (disable by default, so make sure you've activated it)

6. How to Track Missing Smartphones with Android Device Manager
A full explanation of how to use android device manager app, and how to use it and explain feature features inside
To track the lost Android smartphone, it can be through a browser either on a laptop computer, PC, and smartphone or through the Android Device Manager app. For browser options visit: https://www.google.com/android/devicemanager. Next log in with the same Google account used on Android smartphones.

The ADM website will track the location of an Android phone presence, complete with a map along with the name of the location, along with info of when it was last used and its accuracy forecast. You can zoom in on the map to make sure it exists.

7. Android Device Manager features

Well you can choose the Android smartphone you want to track, if you have more than one Android smartphone using the same Google account. Next you can track the location of lost Android smartphone. There are three options you can do on a lost smartphone, ie ring, lock, and erase.

Ring

You can ring or sound the Android smartphone, like when someone is calling. The phone rings will sound at maximum volume for 5 minutes even on your Android smartphone in silent state.

Lock

You can also lock your lost Android smartphone with a password, even if you did not use a password before. With this emergency made password, at least thieves can not use or view existing data on the smartphone. Thereby reducing the risk of being abused.

Erase

This feature will erase all data on the lost Android smartphone, including photos, videos, settings, and applications. If this Erase option is taken, you can no longer track it using Android Device Manager. Means you are sincere mobile phone is lost. But at least your data is safe because it is erased. Data stored on microSD may not be deleted by this erase feature.


8. Do not Be Rashy Looking for a Missing Smartphone Alone

Incidentally Jaka never lost a smartphone and immediately tried to track, various attempts made even though it is quite dangerous. So, it's good you're not rash to find alone. At least bring a friend or a cop if you can. In the end, Jaka must be sincere and do erase to erase all existing data on the smartphone, and do not forget to block phone numbers to prevent abuse.


We do not know for sure the upcoming events, but with caution and do the steps how to use Android Device Manager above as a rescue step. At least we can try and if not met, all our data is safe and hopefully the smartphone can not be used because it is locked. Any additional or have the same experience? Please share in comment field below yes.

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