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I have deleted the Google User account but the Android will

Customer Question

I have deleted the Google User account for me but the Android will not allow deleting the owner.
Now what?
Les
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Android Devices
Expert:  ITPeter replied 1 year ago.

Hi Les,

After deleting the account, try adding a new account first before deleting the owner.

Let me know if that works for you.

Pete.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi Pete
It would not accept a password ***** the new account!Les
Expert:  ITPeter replied 1 year ago.

Les, what error did it give?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I get the following error message : Couldn't finish
Couldn't open connection to server
Expert:  ITPeter replied 1 year ago.

What is the exact error message you are getting?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I get the following error message exactly :
Couldn't finish
Couldn't open connection to server
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
get the following error message exactly :
Couldn't finish
Couldn't open connection to server
Expert:  ITPeter replied 1 year ago.

Does the device have an internet connection?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It does thru WIFI. It works for my wife on her account on the Android. It is just my account as owner that has lost the password.
Expert:  ITPeter replied 1 year ago.

Ok, then you will need to try resetting the password *****:

https://www.google.com/accounts/recovery/

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
sorry, New password ***** work, get same error message
Les