LG Optimus L4 II

If you have a LG Optimus L4 II device and want to reset android, this tutorial will give you two excellent ways to do this.

LG Optimus L4 IIThere are many reasons to wanting to reset Android on LG Optimus L4 II. Maybe it is giving some errors, or lagging. maybe you lost the lock pattern. Or maybe you just want to give or sell your LG Optimus L4 II for someone else to use, and don’t want all your personal data to go with the mobile.

Both methods will achieve the same result, but depending on the state of your device, you will use one or the other.

One of these methods is more simple than the other, and you can use it if you still have access to the applications menu of your device. The other will use hardware buttons, making it unnecessary for you to need to have access to your phone, for example if you forgot the lock pattern.

Before starting any of the two methods presented in this tutorial, make sure your battery is charged at least to 80% of it’s capacity, and backup your data, whenever possible.

Reset Android on LG Optimus L4 II using the applications menu

To reset android on your LT Optimus L4 II device you need to follow these steps:

  • Go to the applications Menu
  • Enter Settings
  • Enter Privacy
  • Tap on Factory data reset
  • tap on Reset Phone
  • Tap on Erase everything.

The LG Optimus L4 II will start the process of returning android to it’s out of the box state.

Use hardware buttons to reset Android on LG Optimus L4 II

If you do not have access to the applications menu of your device, you will have to use this method to hard reset Android. To do this follow these steps:

Turn your LG Optimus L4 II  completely off. To do this turn off the phone, and then remove the battery, wait for 20 seconds and then reinsert it

Press the Volume Down button, and while keeping it pressed, press the Power button.

When you see the Android icon on your screen, let go of both buttons.

The phone will start it’s process of returning to it’s out of the box state, and then restart showing the welcome screen.

And we’re done! By now your LG Optimus L4 II should be as good as new and your reset Android was a success!

LG Volt

If you need to Reset Android on your LG Volt device, in this tutorial we will explain how.

Reset Android on LG VoltMaybe you just forgot the lock pattern, or your LG Volt have started to present performance issues. Maybe you want to sell it or give it away, and therefor you need to have it wiped.

There are two very simple methods to achieve this. These methods will give you a clean Android operative system, and return the LG Volt to it’s out of the box condition.

To use the first method to reset android you will need to have access to the Applications menu of the LG Volt. If you don’t have access to your mobile, use the second method to reset android.

Before using any of the two methods that we will explain to reset android, please check that the battery of your LG Volt is at least 80% charged. It is also convenient to do a backup of your data, if possible.

Soft Reset Android on LG Volt using the Applications Menu

To reset Android on your LG Volt by software, go to the Applications Menu on your phone and follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Applications Menu -> System Settings -> Backup & reset
  2. Tap on Factory Data Reset
  3. Tap on Reset Phone -> Erase everything and OK to confirm.

Hard Reset Android on LG Volt using hardware buttons

  1. Make sure your phone is turned off
  2. Press the following buttons, holding them down at the same time: Volume Down button + Power button
  3. When the Factory reset processing screen is shown, let go of the buttons at the same time.
  4. With the volume buttons navigate to the Wipe data/Factory reset option. Select this option by pressing the Power button
  5. Navigate to Yes – delete all user data and press the Power button to accept.
  6. The phone will now start the Factory reset process.

By now you should have been able to reset android on your LG Volt, using either of the methods described.

LG G3

This tutorial will explain how to reset Android on your LG G3 device.

LG  G3If you’re having problems with Android on your LG G3 cellphone, or you have forgotten your lock pattern, you’ll have to apply a hard reset on your device.

We will explain two very effective and, above all, simple methods on how to reset Android on your LG G3.

There are two things you have to take into consideration before executing the steps for any of these methods.

The first thing you need to remember is, when you do a hard reset of Android, to return your LG G3 to factory settings, all of your personal data on your phone will be deleted. It’s advisable that you do a backup of all your files, before moving on with the tutorial.
The second thing is you need to make sure your phone will not run out of power in the middle of the procedure, so check your battery, and charge it if it’s less than 80% charged.

Hard reset Android on LG G3 using the settings Menu

To use this method to reset Android you need to be able to use your phone, and access it’s menus and settings. Follow these steps to go through with the hard reset.

  • Go to the applications Menu
  • click on “Settings”
  • Select Backup and Reset, and then select “Factory data reset”
  • Select “Reset Phone” and check “Erase all data” if you want a full factory reset.
  • Click “OK” and the process will start automatically. After your LG G3 restarts it will be as out of the box.

Hard reset Android on LG G3 using hardware buttons.

This is the method you will use to reset Android on your LG G3 if you can no longer use it. An example for this situation would be if you have forgotten your lock pattern.  Follow the steps to hard reset android on your LG G3:

  • Turn off your device
  • Press and hold the “Volume Down” button, and without letting go press and hold down the “Power” button.
  • When the LG logo shows up, release both buttons and immediately press them again.
  • When you see the hard reset menu appear on the screen, release both buttons.
  • Move up and down with the “Volume up” and “Volume down” buttons to select “Yes” and press the “Power” button to agree.
  • The reset process will start automatically, and take a few minutes, after which your phone will restart as out of the box.

Done! You have now reset Android on your LG G3, using any of the methods explained in this tutorial!

 

LG G2

In this tutorial we will explain how you can reset Android on  your LG G2 quickly and from the comfort of your own home.

LG G2There are two ways to reset Android on your LG G2 device.

The first method consists of using Androids Application Menu, while the second method assumes you don’t have access to the menu, and therefor you need to access the  factory reset menu instead.

The second method is recommended and needed if you have forgotten your pattern lock or your LG G2 device is locked or blocked for any other reason.

Before beginning to execute any of the two methods, remember that when you reset android on your device it returns to it’s out-of-the-box state, meaning that you will loose all your personal information and applications installed on the device. It’s advisable to do a backup of all your data, before continuing.

Also, make sure that you’re battery is at least 50% charged.

Reset android on a LG G2 mobile phone using software

If you can actually use your LG G2, but want to wipe it out for whatever reason, this is the method to use to reset android. Follow the next steps:

  • Access the Android Application Menu and go to “Settings“.
  • Go to “General” and then “backup and factory reset”.
  • Select the “Factory Reset” option
  • Press agree and the hard reset operation will commence on it’s own.

When your LG G2 device restarts it will in it’s original state,  just as out of the factory.

How to factory reset Android on LG G2 using hardware

You will use this method to reset Android if you are not able to use your LG G2, and thus can not access the application menu.

To execute this method, follow these steps:

  • Turn off your phone by pressing the power button and wait until your LG G2 shuts down completely
  • Press the Volume Down button and the Power button at the same time. The LG logo will appear on the screen of your LG G2
  • When you see the logo on the screen, let go of the power button, but keep pressing the volume down button and then press the power button once again.
  • On the screen the LG G2 factory reset menu will show up
  • To agree to go through with the factory reset, press the power button of your device.

Once your LG G2 reboots it will be as good as new.

Whichever method you have decided to apply to reset Android on your LG G2, you should now have a clean phone, like out of the box, to enjoy.

LG Nitro HD

We can reset Android in two different ways on the LG Nitro HD, an Android mobile phone at first exclusive to AT&T but later released for everyone.

LG Nitro HD

Before jumping into the reset Android methods, you need to know which one to choose:

If for some reason you can not remember the lock pattern on your LG Nitro HD and thus cannot use it, then you will need the second reset Android method.

If you still have full access into the applications menu on your LG Nitro HD, then you can use the first method in order to successfully reset Android.

Both methods will return your LG Nitro HD into it’s original factory state, eliminating all your personal data, apps, messages and contacts. This is ideal if you want to give it away or sell it.

Before continuin, please verify that your LG Nitro HD is charged up to at least 50%, in order to avoid blackouts in the middle of the reset Android process.

First method to reset ANDROID ON the LG Nitro HD

To reset Android on the LG Nitro HD through the applications menu you only need to follow these steps:

  1. Enter the settings area from the applications menu
  2. Then press in the Privacy section
  3. Within this area tap Factory data reset
  4. Finally you must press Clear All

SECOND METHOD TO RESET THE ANDROID LG NITRO HD

In this second method, we will manage to reset Android on the LG Nitro HD, by entering the recovery menu:

  1. Turn off the phone and wait 10 seconds to take the next step
  2. While holding the VOLUME DOWN button, also press and hold the POWER button
  3. When your LG Nitro HD starts to vibrate, release both buttons and wait
  4. If all goes well you’ll see an alternative menu
  5. Use the VOLUME buttons to move
  6. Position yourself on “Wipe data / Factory reset” and press the POWER button to continue
  7. On the next screen select and confirm “Yes – Delete all user data” option

 

The reset Android process will start and after a few seconds you will land again in the alternative menu: You just press the power button to restart your LG Nitro HD, you’re done.