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Samsung Galaxy S8 Device maintenance How to do a factory reset

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Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 1
  • When certain applications no longer function properly or if your Samsung Galaxy S8 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 S8 may request a security code, which, if necessary, can be found in the instructions of the Samsung Galaxy S8. 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 S8 - 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 S8 to factory settings.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 3
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • To open the menu, swipe up or down on the screen.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 4
  • Choose Settings.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 5
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose General management.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 6
  • Choose Reset.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 7
  • Choose Factory data reset.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 8
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose RESET.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 9
  • Choose DELETE ALL.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 10
  • All data and settings saved on the Samsung Galaxy S8 will be deleted.
  • The Samsung Galaxy S8 will automatically reset and reboot.
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Device maintenance - How to do a factory reset - Step 11
  • The Samsung Galaxy S8 has been reset.
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