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Samsung Galaxy J1 Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

Samsung Galaxy J1
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your Samsung J120 Galaxy J1 (2016) 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 J120 Galaxy J1 (2016) may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the Samsung J120 Galaxy J1 (2016). 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 Galaxy J1 - 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 J120 Galaxy J1 (2016) to factory settings.
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose the menu symbol.
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Choose Settings.
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup and reset.
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Scroll down.
  • Optional: enable Back up my data.
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Choose RESET DEVICE.
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • Choose ERASE EVERYTHING.
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • All data and settings saved on the Samsung J120 Galaxy J1 (2016) will be deleted.
  • The Samsung J120 Galaxy J1 (2016) will automatically reset and reboot.
Samsung Galaxy J1 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 10
  • The Samsung J120 Galaxy J1 (2016) has been reset.
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