Android Device Manager Help!!!

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  1. droidprincess

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    I can't get my Note 4 to activate phone administrator so that I could remote wipe and such with Android Device Manager app ......help me please!!

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    That's odd. It works fine on my Edge.

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    Yes very odd! It is working fine on Michael's Note 4.....grr!

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    I am securing all my pictures.....going to do a FDR.....I don't want to

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    Have you tried unchecking support and protection and them checking Device Manager?
     
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    Yep that didn't help

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    I think you need to temporarily disable your lock screen if I remember correctly. Or enable it. I forget which.
     
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    How exactly do I do that? I selected none for the lock screen and still a no go

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    What were you using for the lock screen? I'm still trying to remember, but I'm getting old. I think you may have needed a pin lock. (I think I'm getting warm;))
     
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    Do it from a web browser first.

    1. Sign in to your Google Account onandroid.com/devicemanager.
    2. Select Setup Lock & Erase.
    3. Click Send to send a notification to each of the mobile devices that are linked to your Google Account. The notification asks you to turn on Android Device Manager.
    4. On your device, open the notification by swiping down from the top of the screen to open the notification tray. Touch the notification for "Android Device Manager."
    5. Adjust the Android Device Manager options as described above.
     
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    I was using my finger print

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    I did an FDR.....all fixed.....super weird
     
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