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Nokia Lumia 530 Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

Nokia Lumia 530
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your Nokia Lumia 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 Nokia Lumia 530 may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the Nokia Lumia 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.
Nokia Lumia 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 Nokia Lumia 530 to factory settings.
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Scroll to the right.
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Settings.
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose about.
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose reset your phone.
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Optional: tick Erase SD card too.
  • Choose yes.
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • Choose yes.
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • All data and settings saved on the Nokia Lumia 530 will be deleted.
  • The Nokia Lumia 530 will automatically reset and reboot.
Nokia Lumia 530 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 10
  • The Nokia Lumia 530 has been reset.
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