Here’s how to set up and use multi user mode in android 8.1 devices. You’ll use guest mode or set up multiple user on android 8.1 under system settings. This creates new user accounts on android 8 device will useful to share your phone with friends or family member.
To add new user or set up multiple user on android Oreo 8.1, you must be the device owner. Each create user account has an own space on the phone. Also easily updates switch and remove user in your android device. Follow below given step by step process to use multi user mode in android 8.1.
How to set up and use multi user mode in android 8.1 Oreo
There are two ways to set up multi user profile on android Oreo 8.1 & 8.0 devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL and other supported Oreo devices.
1st Method: Add multiple user to android 8.1 Oreo using phone settings
Step 1: Go to Settings in your android device
Step 2: Tap users under users & accounts
Step 3: Tap Add user and tap OK
Added new user profile in your Oreo 8.1 & 8.0 devices. Now set up your Google account and other profile details.
Change user name in android 8.1 Oreo:
Settings > users & accounts > users > Tap user name want to change > Enter name > OK
Delete user account on android 8.1 Oreo:
Settings > users & accounts > users > Tap user name want to remove > Three vertical dots > Delete
To switch user on android 8.1 Oreo devices, just tap on other user want to use.
2nd Method: Quickly use multi user mode in android 8.1 Oreo
Step 1: Scroll down notification shade in your android
Step 2: Tap user icon in quick settings menu
Step 3: Tap add user
Now this message appear on screen: Add new user?
Step 4: Tap OK
Now your android Oreo device is switching to new user.
Step 5: Tap continue to set up new user on android 8.1 & 8.0 Oreo
Step 6: Enter name to create new user profile
Step 7: Tap Next
Step 8: Tap Agree
Step 9: Tap All Set
Now create user account in android 8.1 devices. To check it, scroll down notification panel > tap user icon in quick settings menu > Created user name
If you’re android devices are supported to latest upcoming android P 9.0 such as Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, OnePlus 6 etc. You can enable and use multi user mode in android P 9.0 using below given settings.
How to enable multi user mode in android Pie 9.0
Settings > System > Advanced > Multiple users > + Add user > OK
Now enjoy multiple user accounts in your android 9.0 and android 8.1 devices.
And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to enable and use multi user mode in android 8.1 Oreo. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment section.