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Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your Samsung Galaxy J5 (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 Galaxy J5 (2016) may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the Samsung Galaxy J5 (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 J5 (2016) - 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 J5 (2016) to factory settings.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Apps.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Choose Settings.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Backup and reset.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Optional: under Google account, choose Back up my data and choose an option.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • Choose RESET DEVICE.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • If this screen appears, enter the screen lock code.
  • If this screen does not appear, skip the next step.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 10
  • Choose NEXT.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 11
  • Choose ERASE EVERYTHING.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 12
  • All data and settings saved on the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) will be deleted.
  • The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) will automatically reset and reboot.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 13
  • The Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) has been reset.
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