May 22, 2024


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Reset Android – Part 10

This tutorial will show you two very easy ways to reset Android on your Oppo N1 Mini device. In a really short time you will have your phone running as if it just left the factory.

One of the methods that we will explain requires that you have access to the Applications Menu, therefore your Oppo N1 Mini needs to be functioning and unlocked.

If that is not the case, you will go ahead and use the second method, which uses a combination of buttons to reset Android.

Before starting with any of the two methods, please make sure that your battery is charged to at least 80%.

Reset Android on Oppo N1 Mini by software

To reset android you will have to open the applications menu of your Oppo N1 Mini device and then follow these steps:

  • Go to Settings
  • Select Backup & Reset
  • Click on Restore Factory Settings
  • Select Reset Phone and then Erase all.

Your Oppo N1 Mini will now start the reset android process and will then restart itself.

Reset Android on Oppo N1 Mini by hardware

To reset android using hardware you will need to make sure your Oppo N1 Mini is turned off completely. A good way to do this is to remove the battery for a few seconds and then reinsert it, leaving the device turned OFF.

  • One you have made sure that your Oppo N1 Mini is turned off, press the Volume Down button, and while keeping it pressed, press and let go of the Power button.
  • A menu will show up for you to select the language. Select “English
    ” by moving up and down with the volume buttons, and using the power button to select
  • Using the same buttons to move and to select, select “Wipe data and cache
  • Once you have confirmed the operation, the process will start automatically, and your phone will restart in a few minutes.

When your Oppo N1 Mini restarts, it will have factory settings, and will be ready to be customized as it was out of the box, and you will have succeeded and reset Android on the device.

It’s quite easy to reset Android on a Pantech Discover device, following the steps we will reveal in this tutorial.

We will show you two ways to reset Android on, both very simple to return the Pantech Discover to its factory settings.

If your device is slow or maybe you want to give it someone else to use, without giving them all your personal data, you will use the method to reset android which involves using the application menu.

If, however, you don’t have access to the application menu, for example if you forgot the lock pattern, you will use the method using hard ware buttons.

Before applying any of the two methods, make sure the battery of your Pantech Discover is charged at at least 80% to avoid any unwanted shut-downs.

Reset android on Pantech Discover using the Application Menu

To reset Android using this method, you need to be able to access the application menu of your Pantech Discover. Follow these easy steps and you’ll have your device at its out of the box

state in no time.

  • Go to the Application Menu, and then Settings.
  • Select Backup and Reset
  • Tap on Factory Data Reset.
  • Tap on Erase Everything.

The device will start the process and when it restarts, it will be as out of the box.

Reset Android on Pantech Discover using hardware

If you have forgotten your lock pattern, or your Pantech Discover is unresponsive for some reason, you will have to use this method to reset Android. Follow these easy steps and your device will return to its factory settings.

  • Turn off your phone. To make sure the Pantech Discover is completely turned off, remove the battery, wait for 8-10 seconds and then re-insert the battery.
  • Press the Volume Down and Power button at the same time, until the Android logo shows on the screen. When the logo shows, let go of both buttons, and then press them again at the same time.
  • A Menu for Recovery Mode will show on the screen. Using the Volume buttons to move, and the power button to select, choose Factory reset.
  • The Pantech Discover will start the process, returning to its out of the box state when it restarts.

You should now have your Pantech Discover restarted and as good as new, having done a reset Android on your device.

If you have reached this tutorial, it probably means that you need to reset android on a Sony Xperia M device, to return it to it’s out of the box state, and with this get rid of errors or lock patterns, that prevent a good use of the device.

We will teach you two very easy ways to reset Android on Sony Xperia M. 

If you have total access to the Applications Menu, then it will be easier to use the first method which involves a soft reset of android.

If you don’t have access to your phone, maybe because you forgot the lock pattern, you will need to use the second method, which involves doing a hard reset of Android on the Sony Xperia M. Both methods will result in your Sony Xperia M being in it’s out of the box state, returning to it’s factory settings.

It’s very important that you check that the battery of your device is charged at at least 80% capacity to avoid any surprise shut-downs.

Reset Android on Sony Xperia M using the Applications Menu

To reset android using this method you need to be able to access the applications menu of your Sony Xperia M. If you don’t, go to method #2. Follow these steps to go through the procedure:

  1. Go to the Applications Menu of your Sony Xperia M device.
  2. Go to Settings -> Backup and Reset
  3. Tap on Factory data reset -> reset phone
  4. If you wish to delete all the information on your phone click on Erase all data. IF you’re going to do this, make a backup of your data just in case.

The process will start automatically, and once your Sony Xperia M restarts, it’ll have gone back to its factory settings.

Reset Android on Sony Xperia M, using a combination of buttons

If you have lost access to your Sony Xperia M, this is the method you will use to reset android, and return it to factory settings.

  1. Make sure your Sony Xperia M is turned off. You can do this by removing the battery, wait a few seconds, and then reinsert the battery.
  2. Press both the volume up and the power button at the same time, for about 10 seconds.
  3. A screen will appear with a menu, select the Factory Reset option, using the volume buttons to navigate through the options and the power button to select.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen and once you’re done, the Sony Xperia M will reset itself and return restored to it’s out of the box state.

If you have followed the instructions for any of the two methods correctly, you should now have reset android on the Sony Xperia M, thus returning it to it’s factory settings.