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How to Reset Google Advertising ID on Android


Reset Advertising ID & Stop Google Ads Tracking

Have you ever thought, whenever you search for any product over the Internet from your Device, after that you will be shown Ads similar to that product only? This is because Google is somehow getting your area of interest from your device.

Do you Know?

Actually, Every Android or iOS device has been automatically assigned with a unique Random number Called as “Advertising ID” or “Advertising Identifier”. This Google Advertising Identifier (ID) collects information anonymously from your device and this information are used for displaying advertisements of your area of interest only.

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Let’s see how you can Reset Google Advertising Identifier (ID) and also Opt out of Ads personalisation.


As you now aware how Google get information about your activity using Advertising ID. You can’t off it permanently but change it whenever you want. Steps are pretty simple, just follow the steps given below:

Step 1: Head to your device Settings –> Google Settings –> In Service Section, just Tap on “Ads”.

Step 2: In next window, you will get “Your Advertising Id” and also option to reset it. Just Tap on “Reset Advertising Id” option and tap on “Ok”. Now you can easily check your Advertising Id has been assigned a new Random Number. That’s it.

reset advertising id On Android

After these step, all information stored with old Advertising Id has been gone. For instance, you can see ads showing to you, will be not related to your interest. In case, you want to Opt Out of interest based Ads, just read below.

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To completely off from getting Interest-based Ads, Google gives you an authority to opt out of Ads personalisation in settings.

For this, Navigate to the same path as explained above, Settings –> Google Settings –> Ads –>Toggle off the option of “Opt Out Of Ads Personalisation”. That’s It.

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So, now you know the basic reason of getting Interest-based Ads while your browse something and simple way to stop this also. If you Like this Article and want to get More Latest Tricks & Tips, Be Connected with us by subscribing our YouTube Channel & Facebook PageYou would also like to know:

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