How to remotely wipe your device using your Google account

How to remotely wipe your device using your Google account

Title: wiping your lost device remotely.



If your phone, tablet, or laptop is lost or stolen, follow these steps to help secure your device. If you can’t get the device back, taking a few steps right away can help protect your information. You can try some remote actions, like ringing, locking, or signing out on your device. 

Step 1:

Open a browser, like Chrome. If you’re using someone else’s device. Open your Google account in private mode.                            

Step 2: 

Go to the Security section in the “Security” section, find “Your devices.” 


Step 3:

 Scroll down then select the Find lost phone, tablet, or Chromebook. You’ll see the last time the device was used, and the last city it was in.

Step 4: 

When you click on the find a lost device you will get a list of devices that you are logged in and click on the device which data you want to wipe.

Step 5:

Now you need to sign in with your Google account and then you will get to a new site there click on the locate option available there.

Step 6:

When you select locate then you will be redirected to Find my device web site and there you can see your location and few options as below.

Step 7: 

when you click on the ERASE DEVICE you will be redirected to GOOGLE account sign-in page to verify whether it is you or not and when you click on next everything will be cleared.–>Walkthrough video if you don’t understand<–

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