Samsung Galaxy S7

If you are looking to reset Android on your Samsung Galaxy S7, this is the tutorial for you. Maybe it’s behaving in a strange manner, or you just need to start over from factory settings to give it to someone else to use.

Reset Android Samsung Galaxy S7When you reset Android on your Samsung Galaxy S7, you’re making it return to it’s out of the box state, so if you forgot your lock pin, pattern or password, this is the way to go.

We will explain two methods to achieve this, depending on the state of your Samsung Galaxy S7.

Before starting with any of these two methods, make sure your battery is fully charged, to avoid any surprise shut downs. It is also a good idea to do a backup if you have access to yourSamsung Galaxy S7’s operative system.

So, let’s get to it!

Like we stated before, in this tutorial we will explain two methods on how to reset Android on a Samsung Galaxy S7. You will use the first one if you can access your Android OS, and simply want to return your phone to factory settings. The second one is used  when you have lost access to your device for some reason.

How to reset android on Samsung Galaxy S7, through the Settings Menu

To reset Android using this method you have to be able to access the Settings on your Samsung Galaxy S7.

After opening your settings, go to Backup & Reset, and then select the option Factory data reset.

Tap the Reset Device button for the process to start, deleting everything from your phone, and then proceeding to  shutting down the phone and restarting.

How to reset Android on Samsung Galaxy S7, using hardware buttons.

To hard reset android on your Samsung  Galaxy S7 follow these easy steps:

  • Completely power off your device
  • Press the volume up, home and power buttons at the same time, and release them.
  • You will see different messages for rebooting and updating and then a menu will show.
  • Using the volume buttons navigate to the Wipe data /factory reset option and press the power button to confirm.
  • Select Yes, stating that you are sure that you want to go through with the process, and confirm the process using the power button.
  • After some processing,  the menu will show up again, at which point using the volume buttons to navigate the options, you have to select the option Reset system now and press the power button to confirm.

Once your Samsung Galaxy S7 has rebooted, with either of the two methods, you will have reset Android on your device, having returned it to it’s factory settings, and leaving it as good as new waiting for configurations.

Huawei Nexus 6P

In this tutorial we will explain how you can reset Android on your Huawei Nexus 6P. Even if it’s a very modern smartphone, and one on the list of top phones to have of 2016, it can still act erratically from time to time, or maybe you just want to wipe it clean, to give it to someone else.

huawei nexus 6PWhatever the case may be, we will explain in full detail the steps that will help you return your device to it’s factory settings.

There are two methods to achieve this, depending on the state of your Huawei Nexus 6P.

If you have access to your mobile’s settings menu, you will use the first method explained.

If, however, you have lost access to your phones OS, for example if you forgot the lock pin, you will have to reset Android by pressing a combination of hardware buttons in a certain order.

We will explain both methods in full detail, but before you start make sure they battery of your Huawei Nexus 6P is charged to at least 70%, to avoid any unwanted shutdowns.

You should also think about doing a backup of your data before proceeding, if you are able to do so.

Reset Android on Huawei Nexus 6P through Settings

To reset Android using this method, you need to have access to your Huawei Nexus 6P’s Android operative system. Follow these steps and you’ll be done in no time:

  • Go to Settings from the Applications Menu on your device
  • Select the option Backup and Reset
  • Click on the Factory Data Reset option
  • Your Huawei Nexus 6P will start the process of rebooting Android. Please, wait until it reboots, and when it finishes, your Android OS on your phone will be in the same state as it was out of the box

Reset Android on Huawei Nexus 6P using hardware buttons.

This method involves pressing a series of hardware buttons in a certain order. Follow these steps to reset Android on your Huawei Nexus 6P:

  • Completely turn off your device.
  • Press the Volume Down and the Power button at the same time, until the recovery menu shows up on the screen.
  • Using the volume buttons to navigate through the options, select the wipe data/factory reset option, and press the power button to confirm the selection.
  • Select the option “Yes, delete all user data” to confirm that you want to go through the reset Android process, and press the power button to confirm the selection.
  • Your device will now start the process of reseting Android. Please wait until it restarts, and it will have returned to it’s factory settings.

You have now completed the steps to reset Android on your Huawei Nexus 6P, but if you have any questions don’t hesitate to leave a comment.

Huawei Ascend Mate 7

If you are the owner of a Huawei Ascend Mate 7, and you need to reset Android to return it to it’s factory settings, this is the tutorial that will help you.

Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Before you start executing the steps explained in the tutorial, please makes sure the battery of your Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is fully charged. This will prevent any unwanted shutdowns in the middle of the process.

As with all Android devices, there are two ways to reset Android on this Huawei. Which one you will use depends on if you have access to your device’s operative system or not. If, for example, you forgot your lock pattern, or your screen froze and won’t respond, you will need to reset Android, pressing a combination of hardware buttons in a certain order.

Reset Android on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7, through the Applications Menu

If you have access to the Huawei Ascend Mate 7’s Android OS, this is the method you will use to reset Android, and return it to it’s out of the box state. Follow the instructions and you’ll be done in no time:

  • Go to Settings
  • Select the option Backup & Reset
  • Tap on Factory Data Reset
  • Select the option Erase Everything
  • Confirm your selection and the process will start automatically.

Reset Android on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7, using hardware buttons.

Before you commence the process to reset Android, please make sure your Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is completely turned off. Next, follow these very simple instructions, and your device will return to it’s factory settings:

  • Press the Volume Down and Power buttons at the same time. When you see the Recovery Menu show up on the screen, let go of both buttons.
  • Use the volume buttons to navigate the menu until you reach the option  “Wipe data/Factory reset”, confirm using the Power button.
  • Select the option “Yes – Delete all user data”, and confirm the selection, and you will return to the main menu.
  • Tap on the option  “Reboot system now” to reset your phone, and wait for the welcome screen to show up, meaning you have successfully reset Android your device.

If you had any issues being able to reset Android on your Huawei Ascend Mate 7, or you’re happy with the tutorial, please leave a comment and let us know!