How to remove Google Account protection / Factory Reset protection in Kiano Elegance 4.0 ?

Necessary Drivers and Tools

  1. Drivers
  2. Android Fastboot Reset Tool

Install Necessary Drivers and Tools

  1. Unpack and install Drivers.
  2. Unpack Android Fastboot Reset Tool

Removing Google Account on the phone will erase all of your data.
All described operations you are doing at your own risk.
If want saves your data do a backup before start.

Google Account protection / Factory Reset protection Tutorial

  1. Turn off phone completely by power button.Kiano elegance 4.0 power button
  2. Next turn phone in fastboot mode like in manual(KIANO / ARCHOS)

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  3. In recovery menu select reboot to bootloader by volume keys and press power button to accept.
  4. Connect phone to usb cable and check device manager if all drivers installed if not install it manually like Android ADB devicefastboot mode Kiano elegance 4.0 spectrum cpu
  5. Turn on Android Fastboot Reset Tool with admin right from unpacked directory and select 9 then press enter key.Android fastboot reset tool with admin rightsAndroid fastboot reset tool spectrum cpu Google Account reset
  6. The phone will restart and will be without Google Account protection / Factory Reset protection.
  7. To completly remove all locks go to Settings --> Backup & reset --> Factory data reset and Reset phone.

Congratulations. All is done with just usb cable and few minutes of time.

By Wojtek Góralczyk on Dec 7, 2017