Huawei MediaPad M5 8

Huawei MediaPad M5 8

How to delete the Google account in Huawei MediaPad M5 8

If you want to delete the Google account from a MediaPad M5 8 either to sell your terminal, give it to a relative or friend, recycle it or if you have decided to switch to another Google account, you can do so by following the steps indicated continuation.

When delete the Google account from MediaPad M5 8 we deactivate the FRP (Factory Reset Protection) of the operating system Android 8.0 (Oreo), this is a protection that links the Huawei MediaPad M5 8 to a Google account so that when it is rebooted or blocked due to loss or theft, ask for the Google account username and password.

Table of Contents:

Estimated time: 5 minutes.

1- First step:

To delete the Google account go to the settings of your Huawei, it is the icon of the gear wheel, the settings icon should be on the home screen or in the phone menu, you can access the main menu by dragging your finger from the bottom to the top of the screen.

Settings icon Android

2- Second step:

We go down through the settings of the MediaPad M5 8 and look for the section called “Accounts”, click to access this section.

Settings accounts Android

3- Third step:

All accounts linked to this Huawei MediaPad M5 8 will appear, including in addition to Google accounts the rest of social media accounts such as Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, Twitter, etc. Click on the account you want to unlink from this device.

List accounts Android

4- Fourth step:

The data linked from this Google account (or the one you have selected) to the Huawei MediaPad M5 8 will appear. Press “Remove account” to continue.

Remove account Android

5- Fifth step:

A confirmation message will appear to avoid removing an account from the Huawei MediaPad M5 8 by mistake, click on “Remove account” again to confirm. All data on this account will be deleted from the device.

Confirm remove account Android

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After deleting Google account

After you delete the account, you may want to reset the MediaPad M5 8 to its factory state and thus eliminate all data from the Huawei, to do this from “Settings” click on “System”, then “Reset settings”, then “Factory data reset” and finally “Delete all”.

This is the method for unlink Google account from Huawei MediaPad M5 8 and erase all your data from the system settings.

Another more drastic method to erase the Google account in a Huawei MediaPad M5 8 would be doing a hard reset or factory reset. It is a drastic method because in addition to deleting the Google account it resets the Huawei to its factory state and has to re-optimize all applications which takes more time than a simple deletion of Google account.

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About the device:

Huawei MediaPad M5 8 is a tablet with dimensions of 212.6 x 124.8 x 7.3 mm (8.37 x 4.91 x 0.29 in), a weight of 316 grams, , a screen size of 8.4 inches, 204.6 cm2 (~77.1% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels, 16:10 ratio (~359 ppi density).

It has a processor Octa-core, a RAM memory 4 GB and an internal memory of 32/64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM.

The Huawei MediaPad M5 8 comes from the factory with the Android 8.0 (Oreo) operating system.

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