1. AC Question's Avatar
    I don't like using pin/swipe protection on my phone. However, I like the encryption feature that requires me to sign into my google account after a factory reset. I'm wondering that if I were to lose my phone, could I sign into device manager and lock my phone to require a password if my phone is factory reset.
    04-01-2015 07:40 AM
  2. hallux's Avatar
    Sounds like you're looking for the "killswitch" that was added in 5.1, for devices shipping with that version.
    04-01-2015 08:04 AM
  3. skinien's Avatar
    Yep. I'm talking about the kill switch. But from everything I heard, you have to have some kind of lock screen security to activate this feature. I'm wondering that if I lock my phone using device manager after it's lost, if that will still activate the kill switch.
    04-01-2015 12:26 PM

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