Android Device Manager Gets callback and message option for lost phones

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Google has pushed an update to Android Device Manager with two more features to help users locate their lost Android device. Now you can add a recovery message and a number to get call back in your Android device manager. It will increase the change to get your phone back. Because the person (if he is kind enough) who found your phone will have a way to contact you.

These new options have been added in both Android app and Web App of Android device manager.

Like before, you can force change your Android device’s password and add phone number to get call back. You can also erase the data of your smartphone from Android device manager.

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If you add a phone number, the lockscreen of your phone will show a big green button and a text saying “Call Owner.” So, other person can directly call you even if your device is lock.  See the screen below.

Android Device Manager

Android Device Manager was announced almost a year back. Later Google launched a Web app and mobile app both to let you access it quickly. If you own Android device, Techlomedia highly recommends using this feature. It lets you quickly locate your lost Android device.

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