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Huawei Nova Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

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Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your Nova 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 Nova may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the Nova. 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.
Huawei Nova - 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 Nova to factory settings.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Scroll to the right.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Choose Settings.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose About phone.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup & reset.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Optional: choose Back up my data and choose an option.
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • Optional: untick Erase internal storage.
  • Choose Reset phone.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • Choose Reset phone.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 10
  • All data and settings saved on the Nova will be deleted.
  • The Nova will automatically reset and reboot.
Huawei Nova - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 11
  • The Nova has been reset.
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