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.

Reset Android on Samsung P1000 Tablet

Hard reset Android on P1000 Tablet

hard reset Android on your Samsung P1000 tabletYour Samsung P1000 tablet can be hard reset either by using the appropriate option which can be found inside your settings menu or by invoking a bare metal hard reset routine while turning your Tablet on. The advantage for the first method is mainly the commodity of solving your issues with your P1000 tablet right within the Android interface. But this might not prove possible if your tablet is really wasted and you cannot manage to select the settings menu, because of its instability and / or low speed. If your P1000 is in such catatonic state, then -hopefully- the second method will solve your problem.

Hard reset your Samsung P1000 the “easy” way

You may invoke the Hard reset / factory default routine by opening the Settings menu from your Android desktop screen, then scrolling down to the Privacy option, and selecting it. Inside the Privacy screen you will find the Factory Reset  option. If you press it, your Samsung P1000 will ask for confirmation of the procedure and then it will erase all your data, apps,contacts, messages, etc. Your Samsung P1000 will be left as if new, in a “factory default” state.

Factory Default your P1000 for sure!

If our earlier depicted hard reset method does not cut it for you, then you may try this fool-proof hard reset procedure:

  1. If on, then turn off your Samsung P1000 Tablet
  2. While off, press -and hold- the VOLUME DOWN button
  3. Press -and hold- the POWER button (while holding down the VOLUME DOWN button)
  4. When the Samsung logo appears on your P1000 tablet, release the POWER button
  5. Follow instructions on your P1000 screen

This second method of hard resetting your P1000 tablet will -hopefully- be executed even if your Android OS is unusable.