Also know: Alcatel Idol 3 (5.5), Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7), Alcatel One Touch Idol, Alcatel Idol X+, Alcatel Idol 3.
A groundbreaking discovers the world of the mobile phone. If you do not have a mobile discover the world, human life would become more difficult. There are thousands of mobile companies in the world, is one of them is Samsung, iPhone, Sony, HTC, Huawei, Blackberry. This smartphone companies, every day is constant new model and design the mobile phone supplying on the market, the company can generate a lot of interest over his mobile, sales of its mobile market, thereby increasing their smartphone ranking But these Android phones are some common problems, such as pattern lock, forget user password, the android apps doesn’t work properly, android phone hang problem etc. These problems are usually due to our own mistakes, is probably our fault means. Yes, our mistakes, for example, you have to use your mobile phone to pattern lock, but the pattern you’re using the wrong repeatedly, 8-10 times if you are using the wrong pattern, Then your phone is pattern locked. We usually encounter this problem, go to the nearest mobile service center. There is no reason to fear if you want to be able to solve this problem at home and free of charge. Because www.devicereset.com fully support you to solve all kind device reset solution. Here you can find hard reset, factory reset, password reset, unlocked phones solution tips. Let’s see How to Hard reset/factory reset Alcatel Idol 3.
Read Some Important Tips Before Resetting
There are several kinds of methods resetting. While you choice soft reset method, your cell phone won’t delete any personal data. If you choice hard reset or factory reset or phone code formatting method you lost all valuable data in your phone storage. So, make sure that before resetting your phone device all valuable data backup on the phone storage, like image, video, apps, contact number, PDF file etc.We will also provide how to backup android phone smartphone data.While making sure to complete your all data backup on your PC or any alternative device, then start use mobile device resetting method step by step.
Process 1: Alcatel Idol 3 Soft Reset
A soft reset is a very simple and easiest process to reset Alcatel Idol 3. If you use soft resetting method you won’t lost any data from your cell phone.This process doesn’t solve any major problem, but it helps to solve a minor problem.
If you don’t want to lose any personal data from your mobile device storage you use soft reset. After using soft reset, your problem doesn’t solve you apply hard resetting process.
Press and hold Power Button and touch Power off the menu to shut down your mobile device.
After complete shut down remove the back cover, battery, SIM card and SD card.
Wait 15 seconds and put all removable things.
Turn on your mobile device. You have successfully completed soft reset.
Process 2: Alcatel Idol 3 Factory resets using setting
If process 1 didn’t work you can use process 2 to resetting your cell phone. This process only uses if your mobile device hang, the application doesn’t work, you properly don’t use etc problem you use this process. For your kind information while your cell phone pattern locked you don’t use factory reset because if the smartphone is pattern locked you don’t go to setting menu in your mobile device. If you use factory reset process you lost all valuable data in your phone storage. Watch the factory reset process below:
Turn on your smartphone and touch the menu button and go to setting menu.
Then go to Backup & reset menu and touch the option.
Now you got Factory data reset option and touch the option also.
Touch the Reset device option and touch it.
At last you got Delete all / Erase everything touches the option. Your phone will be deleted all data and the phone will reboot. You have successfully complete factory reset.
Process 3: Alcatel Idol 3 Format Using code
The another process to reset a cell phone is a secret code. If process 1 and process 2 don’t work you use this process easily. You can easily format you smartphone by using the code. There is some secret code which can use for special formatting operations. If the use of secret code format you lost all data from you mobile device. So that make sure to backup all data in your PC or another device. OK, let’s go see how to format cell phone using the code.
Open dial pad.
Just type ###847# in your Dail Pad.
Wait After few second the mobile device will reboot and smartphone is formatted.
Warning: This process erasing everything without informed you. Because, while you dial with secret code mobile device will be rebooted and format all data. So, make sure that your mobile device is fully ready to format.
Process 4: Alcatel Idol 3 Hard reset using Button
When you failed process 1, process 2 and process 3 then you can use process 4 I mean Hard reset using the button. Because this process has some risk. while you hard reset your smartphone you will lose all valuable data like image, video, contact number, document in your phone storage. So, before using hard reset backup all data on your PC or SD card. We are already showing you how to backup android data. Ok, let’s see the hard reset steps.
Turn off you new smartphone Alcatel Idol 3 and remove all SIM card or SD card.
Now insert battery and press and hold VOL UP, and POWER BUTTON.
After pressing the button you can see in your mobile screen Select Boot Mode, then press VOL UP to select Recovery and VOL DOWN to confirm.
Now you will get android “system recovery mode”. Use VOL DOWN key and select “wipe data/factory reset” and press POWER KEY to confirm.
Again use VOL DOWN and select “Yes- delete all user data” and press POWER KEY to confirm.
After few second your hard reset is complete and select “reboot system now”, and press POWER KEY to confirm.
Now your phone will reboot and your problem is solved.
Warning: This process erasing everything without informed you. Because, while you hard reset, the mobile device will be rebooted and format all data. So, make sure that your mobile device is fully ready to format.