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How to hard factory reset an Android Device
Updated by Satish Shetty
The steps to perform a hard reset on an Android device can vary depending on the specific device model and Android version. However, a common method to hard reset most Android devices is as follows:
- Simultaneously press and hold the power button (also known as a long press) and the volume down button for a few seconds.
- Release the buttons when the device vibrates and the logo appears on the screen.
- Use the volume down button to navigate to the "wipe data/factory reset" option and select it using the power button.
- Confirm the action by selecting "yes" or "ok" using the power button.
- The device will then begin the factory reset process, which may take a few minutes to complete.
- After the reset is finished, choose the option "Reboot System Now" using the power button.
Note: The steps and button combinations may vary depending on the device. So, it's always better to check the device manual or the manufacturer website for the correct steps.