The chances you are here is, you might have lost your Mi account credentials and unable to reset it, you might also be aware that you need to have Mi account to login into the device and start using it. Just like Apple devices, you can’t use your phone without Apple ID same goes with Mi, So don’t worry as in this guide I will show you how you can use Mi Account Unlock Tool to bypass and remove Mi account completely from the device and also cloud verification.
Before we move further, let me tell you some features of having a Mi account, with Mi account signed in to your phone, it automatically backs up contacts, messages, gallery, notes, recordings to Mi servers and keeps it safe, in case if you have lost your phone you can easily track that on Mi’s official website and wipe date completely if needed. Also, the thing I like is, you can view backed up contacts, messages, photos etc on your PC by just signing in to Mi.com.
Forgot Mi Account ID and Password?
No doubt, some people may have forgotten their Mi account email ID or even password, In that case, follow the instructions below.
Step 1 – Head over to account.xiaomi.com then enter your email id or phone number and click next button.
Step 2 – Then after, the system will send you an OTP, if you have entered phone number it will send OTP to email ID and vice versa.
Step 3 – Enter the OTP you have received in the next screen, it may take up to 1 minute to get OTP, after entering click submit.
Step 4 – Then on the next screen, you need to enter your new password, after that’s done, your Mi account’s password will be reset.
In case, you are unable to receive OTP or just completely remove Mi account from your device, that is where Mi Account Unlock Tool comes into play, Keep scrolling for step by step guide!
What is Mi Account Unlock Tool?
Basically, Mi Account Unlock/Removal tool helps you to remove on unlock Mi account from a device, this will be very useful for those who have lost their Mi account email or password. This tool will also fix an error like “this device may be associated with an existing Mi account”, and you don’t need to have root access or any technical knowledge to unlock this.
This tool supports most popular Windows versions from Windows XP to latest Windows today, sadly this tool is not supported for MAC users and the size of this tool is less than 4 MB!
How to use Mi Account Unlock Tool?
Now let us remove Mi account from your device, follow all the steps mentioned below carefully.
Step 1 – Download the Mi Account Unlock tool by clicking the button above.
Step 2 – After downloading the .zip file, right click on the file and click on extract, make sure you have WinRAR installed.
Step 3 – After extracting the file, open it up and right click on Mi account unlock tool and click on Run As Administrator.
Step 4 – After opening it, you should see the tool something like this.
Step 5 – Reboot your device into fastboot mode and connect to PC. To do that follow these steps.
- Switch off your device.
- Once its completely switched off, hold Volume Up and Power Button simultaneously.
- Once you see Mi logo, release Power Button but keep holding Volume Up button.
- After that’s done, you should see something like this on your device.
- Then after connecting your device to the computer where the Mi account tool is installed.
Step 6 – After you have connected your device by following the above steps, click on Information option on your computer, to make sure your phone is connected successfully.
If you don’t see any information regarding your phone, then reconnect your device again, if the problem continues again install Mi USB Drivers on your computer.
Step 7 – After confirming your device is connected, click on Bypass Mi Account option.
Step 8 – Wait till the software removes Mi account, don’t touch your device while the tool is doing the job! After the tool shows everything is OK just like the image below, remove USB cable from your device as you see Mi Logo.
Now wait for your device to boot up, this may take a while as it is freshly booting up.
That is all it, after following all the steps mentioned above, you will be able to successfully remove Mi account from your device, the best this I like about this tool is that it works on each and every Mi phone without needing you to have root access. Thumbs up for the developers of this tool!
Here is a video guide on using Mi account removal tool, just in case.
So this is how you can easily remove Mi account from your device, with which you can bring non-working phone which is locked with Mi account to working with few simple clicks, this tool is indeed a lifesaver!
I hope this article was helpful for you if you have any questions regarding this tool, be sure to drop them in the comment section below and also make sure to share this article with your friend who is having trouble in Unlocking Mi account.