How to Create / Remove Multiple Account on Jelly Bean Devices

Multiple account is something we use to see in desktop OS such as Windows, Mac or Ubuntu. Later we witnessed same feature on Apple iPad OS. However, before the launch of Jelly Bean the most used mobile OS Android don’t come with something similar. Along with several impressive feature such as improved facelock and butter smooth performance, the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean adapted the much waited multiple account feature.


Having multiple account very much helpful when Jelly Bean powered devices used by multiple people. Each account should use some types of protection system such as password lock, facelock or pattern lock to make their data private. So, how you can turn on the multiple account feature on Jelly Bean? In this article we will guide you towards that goal.

Note: This feature yet not announced officially. And the Jelly Bean build you are using may not have this feature or there possibly some bugs preventing to activate this feature. That’s why the feature discuss here may not work for you. You can still try your luck.


We should not be held liable for any damage caused in the process of activating or deactivating multiple account in Android 4.1 Jelly Bean powered devices. Although, it is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions as it is which are mentioned in procedure.

Pre Requisites:

Backup your data first using below mentioned instructions, so that if you lost any data you can recover it easily.

SMS & Call LogUse SMS, MMS & Call Log Entries Backup & Restore App
Contacts & SettingsUse Android default backup options.
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to Internal/External SD card.
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names


  1. Make sure your device have at least 80% battery power. [How to Check Battery Percentage in Android Device]
  2. Your Jelly Bean device is already rooted and Superuser installed.

If you follow everything that we mentioned above, you are ready to move into next stage of this guide where we summed up detail instruction on how to create and remove multiple account on Android Jelly Bean powered devices.

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