Google Nexus 7

There are two oficial ways to reset Android on Google Nexus 7, version 2013.

Google Nexus 7Any of those ways will ensure that your Android Tablet will go back to it’s factory settings. They only differentiate from each other in the steps you have to execute for each of them.

You will decide which one to use depending on the status of your Google Nexus 7.

If you have full access to it’s menues, you will use the method that uses software to reset Android on your tablet. If, on the other hand, you do not have access to your Google Nexus 7, for instance if you forgot your lock pattern, you will have to use the method that uses hardware to go through with the steps.

Independently of the method you will use, make sure the battery of your Google Nexus is charged at least at 70%, so that your device does not power off during the procedure.

Reset Android on Google Nexus 7 using software

To reset Android using this method you will ned to have access to the Settings menu of your Google Nexus 7. Follow these steps:

  • Go to “Settings
  • In personal, touch “Backup & Reset
  • In Personal data touch “Factory Data Reset
  • Touch “Reset Tablet
  • If your tablet is password or PIN protected, you will be asked to enter it at this point.
  • Touch “Erase Everything” to completely clean your Google Nexus 7 device.

Your device will reset itself and by the time it goes back on it will be as out of the box.

Reset Android on Google Nexus 7 using hardware

  • Turn off your tablet
  • Press and hold down the Volume Down and Power button at the same time until the word “Start” shows up on the screen
  • Use the Volumen Down button to move down through the menu until “Recovery mode
  • Press the Power button to select “Recovery mode“. At this point a red Android robot will show up on your screen.
  • Keep holding down the Power button and press the Volume Up button
  • Use the Volume Buttons to move up and down the menu to “Wipe data/Factory Reset” and use the Power button to select the option.
  • Use the Volume Buttons to scroll down to “Yes –  erase all user data” and select the option with the Power button.

If at any point your tablet becomes unresponsive, you can restart it by holding down the power button for a few seconds.

You’re done! You have now reset Android on your Google Nexus 7 tablet!

Samsung Galaxy Tab

This tutorial will teach you how to reset Android on Samsung Galaxy Tab first edition with two different ways.

Samsung Galaxy TabBy resetting Android on your Samsung Galaxy Tab you  will return it into factory default state.

Our first reset Android method may be used to restore settings if you have a working Galaxy Tab. It is the easiest method, but demands access to Android’s settings menu.

If your Samsung Galaxy Tab is not responding due to a forgotten pattern locking password, the second method will reset Android on your  Samsung Galaxy Tab from a hidden recovery menu.

Reset Android on Samsung Galaxy Tab from the menu

This will allow you to reset Android on your Samsung Galaxy Android Tab from Android’s Settings menu:

  1. Open the settings menu , then go to the Privacy section ( or backup and restore if you have a more updated system)
  2. tap into Reset Factory Data Reset tablet and then
  3. Finally you can check the “Format removable card ” option if available, this will also erase your data on the external microSD Card.
  4. Tap into Erase everything and wait for the process to complete
  5. After a few minutes you will have a whole new Samsung Galaxy Tab!

RESET ANDROID ON SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB THROUGH buttons

This second method will manage to reset Android on your Samsung Galaxy Tab by pressing a sequence of buttons, without acessing Android OS:

  1. Turn off the Samsung Galaxy Tab and wait 10 seconds to continue
  2. Press the volume up button and also press and hold the off button
  3. When you see the Samsung logo release the power button
  4. If you see a recovery menu release the volume up button
  5. Now use the volume down button to go to “Wipe data / Factory reset” , confirm with the off button
  6. Do the same with the ” Yes – Delete all user data” and wait until the process completes correctly
  7. If you go back to the recovery menu press the power button to confirm your choice and wait
  8. When you restart your tablet just enter the initial settings and have new software like

If you have not managed to reset Android on Samsung Galaxy Tab with the two ways that we show here, we can help you in the comments section.

Huawei Ideos S7

The following tutorial will explain you how to reset Android on your Huawei Ideos S7 tablet.

Reset Android on Huawei Ideos S7You should learn the basics of maintaining this Android tablet; One of such tasks, although a bit extreme, is being able to reset Android.

I will teach you how to reset Android on your tablet Huawei Ideos S7 in two different ways:

The first method is performed right from inside the settings menu of the Android operating system itself, hence you need a still functioning Huawei Ideos S7.

The second reset Android method will be a bit more complex: We will assume you have no access into your Android OS, as if for example you got a pattern lock in effect and you do not know or have forgotten the password.

In this second reset Android method we will access a hidden emergency menu, enabling us to factory default your Huawei Ideos S7 tablet from there, by only pressing a buttons sequence on startup.

In any case, consider please that performing a Reset Android in the Huawei Ideos S7 will erase all your personal data. Hence, if you have something to back up and still got access into your Android OS, you should make a backup first.

Reset Android on your Huawei Ideos Android in S7 from the menu

This reset Android method will be exclusive to users who still have access to the Huawei Ideos S7 operating system:

Enter the settings menu, then select SD card & phone storage , tap Factory data reset, reset phone and finally click delete all, wait a few minutes and your Huawei Ideos S7 will restart as a new tablet.

Second method to RESET ANDROID on your HUAWEI IDEOS S7

If you forgot the pattern lock on your Huawei Ideos S7, or your tablet does not work , you will need to press a series of buttons in order to reset Android:

  1. Turn off the Huawei Ideos S7 and wait 10 seconds to go to the next step
  2. Press together the POWER and VOLUME DOWN buttons, hold them down until you see the Ideos logo.
  3. When the screen goes blank, release both buttons and the reset Android process will start automatically; after a few minutes will be back on the tablet to factory settings reactivated

Hopefully you’ve managed to reset Android on your Huawei Ideos S7 and got a renewed tablet on your hands.

ASUS MeMO Pad HD 10

If you purchased an ASUS MeMO Pad HD 10 by now you probably already have installed too many applications on it. Maybe your Asus MeMO Pad HD120 is behaving somewhat slow and eventually will feel a bit useless, therefore, it is best to reset Android to give a new life to your tablet.

ASUS MeMO Pad HD10

You may even be suffering of a tablet lockout, due to a forgotten pattern block password.

But do not worry, there is no need to take your Asus MeMO Pad HD 10 into service:  This tutorial will teach you how to restore the factory settings on your Asus MeMO Pad HD 10 with two very simple methods.

For the first method will use the applications menu, so you must have full access to your tablet’s Android Operating System.

For the second method, we will use the Android reset hidden recovery menu.This will help you restore your Asus MeMO Pad HD 10 even if you do not have access into the Android operating system because you forgot the lock pattern (Do not worry, it happens… )

First method to reset Android in the ASUS MeMO Pad HD 10

To reset Android on your Asus MeMO Pad HD 10 you need to use the application menu, available from the tablet’s home screen. From there follow these steps:

  1. tap into Settings
  2. Go to Backup and Restore
  3. Tap Factory data reset
  4. Select Reset Phone
  5. Finally , tap Clear All
  6. If in this last screen you see the ” Format SD card ” means that your device has a data card , if you enable this option , your card is as new , all data will be deleted

After a few minutes , your Asus MeMO Pad HD 10 will restart as new!

SECOND METHOD TO RESET ANDROID IN THE  ASUS MEMO PAD HD 10

To reset Android on your Asus MeMO Pad HD 10 you will need to follow these steps:

  1. Turn off your tablet and wait a moment before continuing
  2. Press the VOLUME UP and then the POWER buttons, at the same time: if you do it right you will see a menu with three options
  3. Move with the VOLUME UP button into “Recovery Mode” option, confirm it with VOLUME DOWN.
  4. The tablet will reboot and then will show ASUS logo, following by an android and an exclamation mark: Press the POWER button to get another menu with more options
  5. In this new menu, use the VOLUME DOWN button to navigate into  “Wipe data / Factory reset” and press the VOLUME UP button to confirm it.
  6. Do the same for the ” Yes – Delete all user data” option and wait.
  7. You will return into the initial screen: Press VOLUME UP button to restart the tablet

Asus Memo Pad 7

The company Asus does not have a way to reset Android on their Asus Memo Pad 7, but anyway we got our way with the following tutorial.

Asus Memo Pad 7

Before you reset Android and return your Asus Memo Pad 7 into factory settings , you should know that this process will remove any files that you have installed or saved in its memory.

Therefore, if you still have functional access to the Asus Memo Pad 7, it is recommended that you make a backup of your files.

We recommend you to use the G Cloud application, a free download right from the Google Play Store.

Reset Android on Asus Memo Pad 7 from the menu

This way to reset Android on your Asus Memo Pad 7 is simple enough, but can only be applied if you still have access into the settings menu:

Enter the Settings> Backup and Restore menu > Factory data reset > Reset phone > Erase everything, wait a few minutes and the end result will be a factory defaulted tablet.

RESET ANDROID IN ASUS MEMO PAD FROM PC

This reset Android process is a bit more complicated to apply on your Asus Memo Pad 7. However, it seems to be the only way to successfully factory reset this tablet.  If you do not have access into your operating system, you must follow the steps given below:

  1. Download this file and unzip it to your computer
  2. You will end up with a downloaded file called Cleardata.zip: Extract it keeping all its files in a folder
  3. Now you must format an SD memory card and then pass the clearData files to the newly formatted SD memory
  4. Turn off your tablet and insert the SD card
  5. Turn on your tablet but do not touch any buttons. If the process was OK, you will see a menu appear  with three options “Clear User data, Reboot, Shutdown “
  6. With the volume buttons navigate into “Clear User data” , use the POWER button to confirm the option
  7. When the process completes, navigate with the Power buttons into ” Reboot” and confirm it with the POWER button

¡Congratulations, you managed to reset Android on the Asus Memo Pad 7!