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Samsung Galaxy S 5 Mobile phone Resetting to factory settings

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Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 1
  • A factory reset will restore your Samsung Galaxy S5 to its original settings.
  • Note: A factory reset will delete your personal data and settings including contacts and photos. Back up your data to prevent losing files or contacts before you do a factory reset. Doing a factory reset may also delete the data stored on your SD card. Remove your SD card before resetting your Samsung Galaxy S5 to not lose the data stored on it.
Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Apps.
Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 3
  • Choose Settings.
Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 4
  • Scroll down.
  • Under USER AND BACKUP, choose Backup and reset.
Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 5
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 6
  • Choose Reset device.
Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 7
  • Choose Erase everything.
Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 8
  • All data and personal settings have been deleted from the Samsung Galaxy S5.
  • The Samsung Galaxy S5 will automatically reset and reboot.
Samsung Galaxy S 5 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 9
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