How to Deactivate Find My Device (Samsung)

 

Objective

  • To deactivate Find My Device (formerly Android Device Manager) before returning the phone

Environment

  • All Samsung 3.0 Phones

Procedure

Android 11
  1. Tap Apps
  2. Open Settings
  3. Scroll down and tap Biometrics and security
  4. Scroll down and tap Other security settings
  5. Tap Device admin apps
  6. Move the slider for Find My Device to the left
  7. Tap Deactivate
All earlier version of Android
  1. Tap Apps
  2. Tap Settings
  3. Tap Lock screen and security
  4. Tap Device administrators
  5. Tap Other security settings
  6. Tap Device Administrators 
  7. Ensure that the toggle switch next to Android Device Manager/Find My Device is moved to the left
  8. Tap DEACTIVATE 

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