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How to Reset Samsung Galaxy Without Deleting Data or Factory Reset

how to Reset Samsung Galaxy phones without deleting data or factory reset

Guide on Resetting your Samsung Galaxy Android Devices Without losing your personal data.

If your Samsung Galaxy Android phone isn’t operating properly and you’re considering resetting it, you should be aware that there are two options.

You can either execute a normal reset, which will not destroy any data you have saved on the device, or a hard/factory reset, which will remove any data you have saved and return the device to its original state. If you’re planning to give the Samsung Galaxy Android Device to someone else, a factory reset is a must-do option.

If you want to perform a hard reset on your Samsung device, see this page: Samsung Hard Reset. 

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Normal reset (Wipe Data Cache Partition) Samsung Galaxy Android Phones:

This reset will not delete any personal data saved on your phone. Wipe cache partition means wiping the most common files from the cache stored by the system. These files won’t be deleted from your phone in general so it’s SAFE to wipe the cache partition in order to a fresh start of your phone.

  1. Power off your Samsung Galaxy Android Device
  2. Press and hold “Volume up”, “Home” and “Power” at the same time
  3. After the phone vibrates, release the “Power” button but continue to hold “Volume Up” and “home”
  4. Once the “Android System Recovery” screen appears, release all the hardware buttons
  5. Using the “Volume Down” button, navigate to and highlight “wipe cache partition”
  6. Press “Power” to select the option
  7. Once the cache partition has been wiped, “Reboot System Now” should be highlighted
  8. Press the “Power” key to reboot your Samsung Galaxy Android Device

 

MasterReset or Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy :

A master reset on your Samsung Galaxy Android Device will return it to its factory settings and may erase anything you’ve saved on it, including personal data on the internal storage. So, before learning how to factory reset, make a backup of your data. Galaxy Samsung

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You may Factory Reset your Samsung Galaxy Android Device in two ways: through the settings menu or through the hardware keys. Use the hardware key approach if your phone is unresponsive or frozen.

Master Resetting Samsung Galaxy Android Device via the Settings Menu:

  1. While on the home screen, tap the “Apps” icon
  2. Tap “Settings”
  3. Under “User and Backup”, tap “Backup and reset”
  4. If you wish, clear the checkboxes next to “Automatic restore” and “Back up my data”
  5. Tap “Factory data reset” > “Reset device”
  6. Assuming that you have a screen lock enabled, enter your password or PIN and tap “Continue”
  7. Tap “Delete All” to confirm

Master Resetting Samsung Galaxy Android Device Using Hardware Keys:

NOTE: Use this method of resetting in case you are unable to factory reset your smartphone using the settings menu.

  1. Power off your Samsung Galaxy Android Device
  2. Press and hold the “Volume Up”, “Home” and “Power” buttons at the same time
  3. After the phone vibrates once, release the “Power” button but keep pressing “Home” and “Volume Up”
  4. Once the “Android System Recovery” screen appears, release all the hardware buttons
  5. Press “Volume down” until you highlight “wipe data/factory reset”
  6. Press the “Power” button to select the option
  7. Navigate to “Yes — delete all user data” using the “Volume Down” button
  8. Press “Power” to confirm the master reset
  9. After the device has been reset, the “Reboot system now” option should be highlighted
  10. Finally, press the “Power” button to reboot your Samsung Galaxy Android Device.

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