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Android is the most popular OS (operating system) in the world. Every smartphone user wants to use the latest version of Android OS. Now every smartphone company releases their every latest smartphone with the latest version of Android OS. But sometimes android phone makes some problems, such as pattern lock, mobile device hang, The android apps doesn’t work properly, forget user password etc. Whenever we are faced with such problems, we got very afraid. Sometimes we broke the mobile because of the wrath. In fact, we ourselves are responsible for this kind of problem. Maybe you think that it is our mistake? Yes, it is our mistake, for example, your mobile phone is pattern locked, But you have to play your mobile phone to your child, he began to understand the wrong pattern, which is locked to your phone. There is no reason to fear, Device Reset has fully supported you. Because here you can get all kind of device hard reset, factory reset, restore unlocked phone solution tips. Now I will show you how to hard reset/factory reset Samsung Galaxy S7.
Read Some Important Tips Before Resetting
There are several kinds of methods resetting. While you choice soft reset method, your cell phone wo n’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 make 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: Samsung Galaxy S7 Soft Reset
A soft reset is a very simple and easiest process to reset Samsung Galaxy S7. 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 the 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: Samsung Galaxy S7 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 on 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: Samsung Galaxy S7 Format Using code
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 your 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 on your PC or another device. OK, let’s go see how to format cell phone using the code.
Open dial pad.
Just type *2767*2878# or .*2767*3855#
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: Samsung Galaxy S7 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 have 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 Samsung Galaxy S7 and remove all SIM card or SD card.
Now insert battery and press VOL UP, HOME BUTTON, and POWER BUTTON. When you see in mobile screen Samsung logo then release only POWER BUTTON.
After pressing the button you can see on your mobile screen Android logo, then release all pressing key.
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.