How to factory reset Samsung Galaxy A21? So, the Samsung Galaxy is working worse than it did right after the purchase. Or you are going to sell the device and clean all the private content. It also happens that the password is lost, and you can’t access the cellphone.
In these cases, it’s time to factory reset the Samsung Galaxy.
By the way, you can:
- factory reset
- hard reset (Recovery Mode of a Samsung Galaxy)
What to choose
If you remember the PIN or graphic screen lock, you can factory reset the Samsung Galaxy. It can be done in a few simple clicks to get the factory default settings.
In case the Samsung Galaxy is blocked, the only opportunity is to hard factory reset the cellphone to manage the problem. Don’t be scared about the name of this operation. It is not as hard as it sounds, anyway.
Let’s clarify how to perform both operations to wipe all the data.
Path to factory reset
There are the answers on how to factory reset Samsung Galaxy A21.
To get it, just look at the table.
|Factory data reset (you remember the PIN)
|Tap on the special icon on the main screen. It looks like a gear. You won’t mess up.
|get into General Management.
|Find Reset and get it. You’ll see Factory Data Reset there. Click it.
|The next point is Reset. If Factory Reset Protection requires a code, type the characters. Are you sure about deleting it? Tap Delete all. There was the last chance to change your mind.
|Wait for the end of the loading of the Samsung Galaxy. It takes a few minutes.
|Hard reset (you can’t remember the PIN)
|Switch off the Samsung Galaxy.
|Click both the Power button and Volume up. In two sec., the Samsung logo will pop up. Then the Recovery Mode menu (Recovery screen) should appear.
|By the volume keys on the smartphone’s body, find Wipe Data/Factory Reset in recovery mode. Click the Power button to accept.
|Find Factory Data Reset and select Reboot System Now option when it appears.
You’ve cleaned all the data by the recovery mode in the Samsung Galaxy!
The Questions and Answers (Samsung Galaxy)
How do I force my Samsung to factory reset?
If you remember your PIN, use the Gear on the main screen. Can you not remember the PIN or screen lock? Clean the Samsung Galaxy by the buttons on the cellphone’s body. All you need to do has been described in the table.
Is there a reset button on the Samsung A21?
There are two ones: the Power button and Volume Up, located on the cellphone’s body. To reboot system, they should be pressed at once.
How do I reset my Samsung Galaxy S21S without a password?
Ok, the only useful method is to hard reset the Samsung Galaxy. The tools of the Samsung Galaxy you normally use are not useful in that case.
Click the Power button and Volume Up located on the cellphone’s body for three sec. to manage the problem.
Can I factory data reset my Samsung Galaxy remotely?
Yes, you can. There are special services for Android devices. To get this, visit the official sites.
To factory reset the Samsung Galaxy, sign in.
What does FRP mean?
It means a service for cell phones. It prevents a factory reset done by a person who has no right to do it. Only you can clean the internal memory of your Samsung Galaxy.
Is it ok to sell the cellphone without any preparation?
No, it isn’t. Your cellphone may have private snapshots, notes, movies, identity codes, and other important things. Even when you are going to make a gift to your friend, protecting your privacy is a very significant thing.
All the cybersecurity experts recommend cleaning the cellphone’s memory in case of selling or making a gift.
Is that guide useful if I have another cellphone model?
Yes, it must be useful if you have a cellphone made by the same manufacturer. It works the same way, no matter what model you’ve got. But there are some differences in details. Keep in mind this.
Can I get the information back if I change my mind?
No, you can’t. Cybersecurity experts strongly recommend a backup. To do so, sign in to the Cloud in the Accounts and Backup option. And follow the further instructions.
To clean the Samsung Galaxy, tap on the Gear on the home screen, if you have access to the cellphone.
You need to find General Management on the Settings menu. Then get into Reset and follow the further instructions.
If the screen lock is lost, hard reset the cellphone with the Power key and Volume Up pressed together.
After the Recovery Mode appears, go to Wipe Data on the settings menu. Then press Factory Reset. Tap Ok several times with the Power key of your Samsung Galaxy.
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