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How do you remove accounts from your smartphone?

Are you going to sell your smartphone or send it for repairs? It's important to remove all of your accounts, like your iCloud or Google account. That way, your information won't be up for grabs and the new owner or repair service can get started on the device. Here, we'll explain how to remove your accounts for each operating system and brand.

Remove accounts from your smartphone

Remove accounts from your iPhone

Remove accounts from your iPhone

Before you remove your information from your iOS device, you should first make a backup and turn off your Find my iPhone. Next, you remove all personal information from your iPhone via Settings. Read our advice article for an extensive step-by-step approach.

Remove accounts from your Samsung smartphone

Remove accounts from your Samsung

Before you remove your accounts, you should always make a backup. That way, you'll have all of your information in the cloud. Next, you can remove your accounts from your Samsung smartphone via the Settings menu. You can find a more extensive step-by-step approach in our advice article.

Remove account from your Android smartphone

Remove accounts from your Android

The menus and icons look slightly different for each brand of Android smartphone. In all cases, you remove the account from your Android smartphone via Settings. Read our article for an extensive step-by-step approach for all Android devices. And once again, don't forget to back up your phone first.

Help from an expert in the store

Help from an expert in the store

Still can't figure it out after reading this article? No worries. Our experts are ready for you in the Coolblue stores. They're happy to help you delete your accounts while you enjoy a cup of coffee. Before you know it, you'll be outside with your empty smartphone!

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