In Android, Factory Reset Protection or FRP is the Google Verification. Many Android users have no idea that their device is protected by Factory Reset Protection until they have to verify to use their phone.
It is a feature on Android devices, since the Android Lollipop. You have enable your FRP with which once other people try to set up the phone in recovery mode after the factory reset, you will have to verify your account before proceeding further. And thus, to use your phone, you need to enter your ID and password.
Factory Reset Protection is basically there to avoid anyone from wiping out the data on your phone if it is lost or stolen. However, there are ways by which you can bypass the Factory Reset Protection on Android as well. Below are the ways with which you can bypass the Factory Reset Protection on your Android device.
How to Bypass Google Account Verification on Android
There are various ways by which you can Bypass the Factory Reset Protection on your Android device. One of the most popular ways is to download FRP Bypass APK and using it to bypass Factory Reset Protection. Other than that, there are two more methods that you can follow to bypass the Factory Reset Protection on your device. The methods are:
Method 1: Bypass Google Account via OEM Unlocking
Follow the below mentioned steps to bypass via OEM unlocking
Long press the ‘@’ on your keyboard once you see the FRP page which asks you to enter your Google Account, which was synced to your phone. Long press it until a window pops up.
You will see a “Google Keyboard Settings” option on the popped up screen, tap on it.
There will be three dots on the top right. Click on it and then choose “Help & Feedback”. Select any random item which you see and long press it to copy the text. There will be a web search option which you will see on the upper right. Tap on that and then, on the search bar, type “Settings”.
Then, go to Developer Options and allow “OEM Unlocking”. However, if you don’t see the option of “Developer Options”, tap 7 times on “Build Number” which will bring out the option automatically.
Reboot your device by long pressing the Power button. After that, while you set up your phone, you will see an option of “Add your account” and not the FRP page. Add your device and you can get access to your account.
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Method 2: Bypass Google Verification via Reset
Return to Select Wlan Network after you verify your account page and add a new network.
Type random characters on Network SSID and long press on the characters and click on Share.
When a new page pops up, long press on. The Gmail which you will see and there, you will see Gmail’s app info.
Choose Notifications > App Settings
Choose Manage account after you tap the three dots icon. A notification will come, tap Continue to proceed to settings.
Choose Backup & Reset > Factory Data Reset.
With that, Google account will be removed from your device and you will be able to bypass Factory Reset Protection.