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HTC Desire 530 Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

HTC Desire 530
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your Desire 530 is very slow, you can reset the device to its factory settings. This will reset the telephone to the settings it had when you first turned it on.
  • Please note: your Desire 530 may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the Desire 530. Make sure you have them at hand.
  • If you purchased a used device and do not know the code, you should ask the previous owner for it.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 2
  • Please note: resetting the device will erase all data and settings on the device. If necessary, make a backup on your computer.
  • Select Next for step-by-step instructions to reset the Desire 530 to factory settings.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose the menu symbol.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Choose Settings.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup & reset.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Optional: choose Backup account and choose an option.
  • Choose Reset phone.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Optional: tick Erase SD card.
  • Choose OK.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • Choose OK.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • All data and settings saved on the Desire 530 will be deleted.
  • The Desire 530 will automatically reset and reboot.
HTC Desire 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 10
  • The Desire 530 has been reset.
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