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Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your Samsung Galaxy A5 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 Samsung Galaxy A5 may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the Samsung Galaxy A5. 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.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - 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 Samsung Galaxy A5 to factory settings.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Apps.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Choose Settings.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Scroll down.
  • Under PERSONALISATION, choose Backup and reset.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Optional: tick Back up my data.
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Choose Reset device.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • Choose Erase everything.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • All data and settings saved on the Samsung Galaxy A5 will be deleted.
  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 will automatically reset and reboot.
Samsung A500FU Galaxy A5 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 10
  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 has been reset.
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