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Restoring factory default settings on my mobile phone

Want to restore the factory default settings on your mobile phone? It's easy, but remember all data on your mobile phone will be deleted. Data on your SIM isn't deleted.

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Find "Reset"

Tap Settings.

Step 2 of 10

Find "Reset"

Tap General.

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Find "Reset"

Tap Reset.

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Choose option

Choose one of the following options:

Restore settings only, go to 2a.

Restore settings and data, go to 2b.

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2a - Restore settings only

If you select Reset All Settings, all mobile phone settings are restored but contacts, audio files, video clips, appointments, etc. aren't affected.

Tap Reset All Settings.

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2a - Restore settings only

If you select Reset All Settings, all mobile phone settings are restored but contacts, audio files, video clips, appointments, etc. aren't affected.

Tap Reset All Settings.

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2a - Restore settings only

If you select Reset All Settings, all mobile phone settings are restored but contacts, audio files, video clips, appointments, etc. aren't affected.

Tap Reset All Settings.

Your mobile phone restarts.

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2b - Restore settings and data

If you select Erase All Content and Settings, settings, contacts, audio files, video clips, appointments, etc. are deleted. When you've restored settings and data, you need to activate your mobile phone.

Tap Erase All Content and Settings.

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2b - Restore settings and data

If you select Erase All Content and Settings, settings, contacts, audio files, video clips, appointments, etc. are deleted. When you've restored settings and data, you need to activate your mobile phone.

Tap Erase iPhone.

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2b - Restore settings and data

If you select Erase All Content and Settings, settings, contacts, audio files, video clips, appointments, etc. are deleted. When you've restored settings and data, you need to activate your mobile phone.

Tap Erase iPhone to confirm.

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