A common hard reset steps for Android powered devices

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When a screen-lock (pattern, PIN or password) is lost or forgotten, an Android powered device can be hard reset to restore factory defaults and thereby clear the lost of forgotten screen-lock credentials together with all user data and apps. While there exist few other key combinations used by different manufacturers on different Android device models, there is a combination that is used by most Android model. Scroll to the answer sections below for the steps on this reset key combination.

commented Dec 26, 2016 by Khomots
No my phone was frised on the screen

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  1. Turn off your Android powered phone
  2. Press and hold both Volume up and the Power button until turns on' See other combinations here http://satechhelp.co.za/3548/Access-Android-Recovery-Virtually-Android-Smartphones-Tablets.
  3. Scroll to 'Wipe data/ factory restore' (scroll with Volume Down)
  4. Confirm selection with the Power button
  5. Scroll to 'Yes---delete all user data'
  6. Again, confirm with the Power button
  7. Wait until you see Wiping complete
  8. Short press the Power button to 'Reboot now'.

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