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Huawei Y6 Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

Huawei Y6
Huawei Y6 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your Huawei Y6 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 Huawei Y6 may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the Huawei Y6. 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 Y6 - 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 Huawei Y6 to factory settings.
Huawei Y6 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Settings.
Huawei Y6 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup & reset.
Huawei Y6 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Optional: enable Back up my data.
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Huawei Y6 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Optional: tick Erase internal storage.
  • Choose Reset phone.
Huawei Y6 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Choose an option, in this case Reset phone.
Huawei Y6 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • All data and settings saved on the Huawei Y6 will be deleted.
  • The Huawei Y6 will automatically reset and reboot.
Huawei Y6 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • The Huawei Y6 has been reset.
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