How To Unlink a Samsung Account on the Galaxy S5

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There are a few situations that could lead to your wanting to unlink the Samsung Account on your smartphone in order to modify it. If you have changed your main email address or wish to swap phones with someone, you may find yourself in this position.

This article will show you how to do so.

Disconnect a Samsung Account on the Galaxy S5

Go to Settings > Accounts & Sync > Samsung Account.


Scroll to the bottom of the page, and tap Remove Samsung Account. A small notification will be displayed notifying you that you are about to lose your data. Tap Continue to move on in the process.

Enter your password, and follow the onscreen procedure to unlink the current Samsung account.


To create a new account tap Add Account > Samsung Account > Accept the TOS. Follow the on-screen instructions.

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