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Sony Xperia X Compact Mobile phone How to perform a soft reset

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Sony Xperia X Compact - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 1
  • If you are experiencing an issue that causes your Xperia X Compact to freeze, you can do a ‘soft reset’.
  • With a soft reset, the operating system is rebooted and all services reloaded.
  • Doing a soft reset will not delete any personal data, files or apps on your Xperia X Compact.
Sony Xperia X Compact - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 2
  • To reboot the Xperia X Compact, press and hold the power button and the volume up button on the side of the Xperia X Compact until the screen turns off.
Sony Xperia X Compact - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 3
  • The Xperia X Compact will automatically reboot.
Sony Xperia X Compact - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, enter the PIN code and choose the tick symbol.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Sony Xperia X Compact - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 5
  • If this screen appears, drag the lock symbol up to unlock it.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Sony Xperia X Compact - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 6
  • The Xperia X Compact has been rebooted.
Sony Xperia X Compact - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 7
  • To completely restore the original settings and clear all data from your Xperia X Compact, you can do a ‘factory reset’.
  • If a reset does not resolve your issue, you can also check for software updates for your Xperia X Compact.
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