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How To Factory Reset On Samsung Galaxy Note 8

How To Factory Reset On Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Are you looking into how to factory reset your Galaxy Note 8? If you are, you’ve come to the right place. We’ll explain to you how you can backup your data and then reset your device. Doing a factory reset on your Samsung Galaxy Note 8 can be useful for a number of reasons. Firstly, factory resets are often useful for speeding up your device. Secondly, factory resets can be used to remove all personal data. This can be good for when you’re trying to sell your device. Factory resets can also be good for resolving any potential software issues you may be having. If you’d like to reset your Galaxy Note 8, please follow the steps we have listed below.
Make sure to backup your important files and data before you perform a factory reset! Once you have performed a factory reset, you’ll lose all of your important data.
It’s best to do a backup now so that your important files are safe for when you start fresh with a new Galaxy Note 8. To perform a backup of your important data, go to the settings app and then tap Backup & Reset. Once you’ve done that, you can backup your files. If you need to backup more data, you could store it locally on your PC or purchase more cloud storage.
How To Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Note 8 With Hardware Keys
Want to know a secret way to factory reset your Galaxy Note 8 without using the touch screen? Follow the steps below.

  1. Turn off the Samsung Note 8.
  2. Press the Volume up button, the Homebutton, and then the Power  Hold all three of these buttons down together. Let go when you see the Galaxy icon load up.
  3. You can now use the Volume Down and Volume Up keys to move through the on-screen menu. Navigate to wipe data/factory reset and then use the power button to choose that option.
  4. Navigate to Yes – delete all user data and then select it with the Power button.
  5. Select the ‘Reboot’ option and your Galaxy Note 8 will now reboot.
  6. Your Galaxy Note 8 will now load up with no files on it, just when it first came out of the box for the first time.

How To Factory Reset Samsung Note 8 Option 2
If you don’t want to use the method listed above, you can use the alternative option. Turn on your Galaxy Note 8, and pull your fingers down from the top of the screen to pull down the quick actions menu. Next, tap the gear icon to load up the settings menu. After that, tap User and Backup and then tap ‘Factory Data Reset.’
Go through the on-screen prompts until you can tap ‘Delete all.’ After this, all of your data will be wiped and the Galaxy Note 8 will be reset to factory defaults.

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David Williams

Sep 7, 2017

I am a true junkie for everything tech. My current arsenal includes an Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV Stick, iPhone Xs, Samsung Galaxy S9, Samsung Chromebook, iMac, and Dell XPS 13.

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