Would you like to remove a old Google account or Gmail account from your Android phone? If yes, then what could be the reason why you want to remove old Google account? From our experience and research, here are 3 main reasons why people remove Gmail or Google account from Android phone:

  1. You want to avoid FRP lock after running a factory reset on the device.
  2. You want to delist the Android device from your Google account to quit using Google services on your Android device.
  3. You want to delete your Google account and all relevant data from Google.

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If any of these reasons are true for you, you'll find this article very helpful. The following sifted solutions are strongly recommended to remove Google account from Android phone from computer.

1. Remove Old Google Account from Android Phone to Bypass FRP Lock

In offering solutions on how to remove Google account from Android phone from computer, we first think about a common problem that many people stuck at the Google account verification interface after resetting their phone because they forgot the  previously signed in Google account information.

iMyFone LockWiper (Android) is  an all-in-one computer-based software. It's a solution that relieves the stress of getting locked out of your Android phone  due to Google account verification or FRP lock.



Features of iMyFone LockWiper (Android)

  • Remove Google account verification or FRP lock from Android smartphones without a password.
  • Allow you to use a different Google account after removing the previous one.
  • Offer you full control over your Android phone after Google account removal without tracing possibility from the previous Google account.
  • Work on almost all Android smartphones and tablets to remove screen lock, including a PIN, pattern, password, fingerprint, and face lock.

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How to Remove FRP Lock from Android Phone with LockWiper (Android)

The only consequence you may face after using LockWiper (Android) is data loss. This software uses factory reset procedure in removing Google account, thereby removing all your files and data including the Google account. Besides, the Android system on your device will be updated to the latest version after the Google account lock is removed.

Take the following steps to remove Google account lock from your Android phone:

Step 1. Launch LockWiper (Android) and Connect Your Android Phone to computer. Then, choose the "Remove Google Lock" and click the "Start".

Remove Googe Lock (FRP) mode

Step 2. LockWiper (Android) will detect the brand and name of your device automatically. Follow the onscreen instructions to put your Samsung device in Recovery Mode, and then click "Next".

remove Android google frp lock

Step 3. Select the right device Information, PDA, Country, Carrier, and then click "Download". After the data package is downloaded successfulle, click "Start to Extract" to unzip it.

remove Android google frp lock

Step 4. After putting your device in downloading mode, and confirm the downloaded firmware package by entering "000000" to install it. After the installation, follow the onscreen guide to switch on "USB Debugging" and "OEM Unlock".

remove Android google frp lock

Step 5. After resetting, put your Android Mobile device in Downloading mode again so that LockWiper (Android) can install the firmware package on your device. Click "Start to Extract" to unpack the file and install the package when downloading is complete.

remove Android google frp lock

Step 6. After extracting the firmware package, LockWiper (Android) will start to remove the Google account lock from your Android phone.

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2. Remove Old Google Account from Android Phone to Quit Google Services

If your Android phone is stolen and you can't remember putting any screen lock on, then it's beneficial to delist the device from your Google account to prevent the thieve from accessing your Gmail and information involved in other Google services. You can remotely remove Google account from your device and wipe the device completely from any web browser.

Step 1. Open the computer  web browser, visit the website https://myaccount.google.com/.

Google Myaccount web screenshot

Step 2. Log in using your Google account username and password.

Step 3. You'll see your account setting page, head to "Sign in and Security" and select "Device activity & notifications".

Step 4. Click "Review Devices" option under "Recent" section.

Step 5. When you see the preferred device name, click on it, then click"Remove", and confirm the removal.

Remove Google account from Android phone to quit Google service on the phone


After removing Google account from computer to quit Google services, it may still take up to 48 hours before your device is delisted from the account.

3. Remove Old Google Account from Android Phone to Delete Your Account from Google

On "how to remove Google account from Android phone from computer", it's possible to delete your Google account at any time. This would help to solve the issue you have at the time but it comes with some consequences.

All the contents in your account such as email, files, calendar, photos, etc. will be wiped off.

All Google services like Gmail, Google Play, Google Drive, Calendar, etc. will be suspended.

You will lose access to purchases and subscriptions to TV shows, YouTube, etc.

Review and Download Your Data from Google Account

Before you delete your Google account, ensure you dowmload a copy of data produced in Google to backup your content. Here is the procedure to download your data from Google:

Step 1. Go to  the website https://myaccount.google.com/. Review the information in your Google account and download the data.

Download Google data

Step 2. Select the data you want to include in your Archive.

Step 3. Customize your Archive format.

Step 4. Get your archived data via email.

How to Delete Your Google Account

Step 1. Go to Google's My Account website and sign in.

Step 2. Scroll down to the bottom of the page, click "Delete Your Account or Services" under the "Account Preferences" section.

Step 3. On the next page, choose "Delete Google Account and Data".

Step 4. Read the description carefully and review the data that will be deleted from Google.

Step 4. At the end of the page, click "Delete Account".

Delete Google account from Google


We've discussed how to remove Google account from Android phone from a computer for different purposes. Either to remove FRP lock, quit Google service or permanently delete your Google account, you can always find a practical solution. iMyFone LockWiper (Android) is a recommended tool to remove Google account lock. If you happen to come across this problem, do not hesitate to give it a try!

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