How do I restore my Samsung Galaxy S to factory settings?

How do I restore my Samsung Galaxy S to factory settings?

How do I perform a factory reset on my Samsung Galaxy S?

  1. Back up all the media, text messages, etc that you wish to save. This can be done through Kies on your PC.
  2. Touch the Menu key on your device.
  3. Touch Settings.
  4. Touch Privacy.
  5. Touch Factory data reset.
  6. Touch Reset device.
  7. Touch Erase everything.

How do I reboot my Samsung Galaxy S?

To restart device, press and hold the Power key and the Volume down key simultaneously for more than 7 seconds to restart it.

What is the code to reset Samsung phone?

Samsung Phones – Reset Security Code

  1. *2767*3855#
  2. *2767*2878#

How do you reset a galaxy S9 without losing data?

Option 1

  1. With the Galaxy S9 powered off, press and hold the “Volume Up” and “Bixby” buttons.
  2. Continue to hold both buttons, then press and release the “Power” button to power the device on.
  3. Release all buttons when the Samsung logo appears.
  4. Use the volume buttons to toggle the selection to “Wipe data / factory reset“.

How do I wipe my Samsung Galaxy S9 before selling?

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select System > Advanced > Reset options.
  3. You will be presented with three choices.
  4. You’ll get a warning screen reminding you that your data will be erased, along with all the accounts you’re currently signed into.
  5. If you have a PIN or some other security setup, you’ll be asked to enter it.

Does a factory reset delete pictures?

Not all data stored on the phone is lost during a factory reset. The device’s operating system and other important firmware is typically stored on a partitioned section of the hard drive. The only data removed during a factory reset is data you add: apps, contacts, stored messages and multimedia files like photos.