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Sony Xperia S Mobile phone Resetting to factory settings

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Sony Xperia S - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 1
  • A factory reset will restore your Sony Xperia S 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 Sony Xperia S to not lose the data stored on it.
Sony Xperia S - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 2
  • Start screen.
  • Go to the Main menu.
Sony Xperia S - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 3
  • Choose Settings.
Sony Xperia S - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 4
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup & reset.
Sony Xperia S - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 5
  • Optional: Tick Back up my data.
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Sony Xperia S - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 6
  • Optional: Tick Erase internal storage.
  • Choose Reset phone.
Sony Xperia S - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 7
  • Choose Erase everything.
  • Your Sony Xperia S is reset to factory settings. The mobile phone will reboot.
Sony Xperia S - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 8
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