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Sony Xperia Z1 Mobile phone Resetting to factory settings

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Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 1
  • A factory reset will restore your Sony Xperia Z1 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 Z1 to not lose the data stored on it.
Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose the menu symbol.
Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 3
  • Choose Settings.
Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 4
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup & reset.
Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 5
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 6
  • Optional: Tick Erase internal storage.
  • Choose Reset phone.
Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 7
  • Choose Erase everything.
Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 8
  • All data and settings saved on the Sony Xperia Z1 have been deleted.
  • The Sony Xperia Z1 will automatically reset and reboot.
Sony Xperia Z1 - Mobile phone - Resetting to factory settings - Step 9
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