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LG G5 Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

LG G5
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your G5 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 G5 may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the G5. 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.
LG G5 - 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 G5 to factory settings.
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Settings.
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Choose General.
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup & reset.
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Optional: under GOOGLE BACKUP, choose Back up my data and choose an option.
  • Choose Factory data reset.
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Optional: tick Erase SD card.
  • Choose RESET PHONE.
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • Choose Delete all.
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • All data and settings saved on the G5 will be deleted.
  • The G5 will automatically reset and reboot.
LG G5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 10
  • The G5 has been reset.
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