Master reset: Huawei Summit

Learn how to master reset the Huawei Summit through the menu or hardware keys.

 

 

 

 

Master reset from settings menu

 

A master reset restores the original factory settings and may delete your personal data on the internal storage, such as downloaded content, ringtones, images, apps, and contacts. It does not delete data stored on the SIM card or SD card.

 

To perform a master reset, follow these steps:

 

  1. Back up all data on the internal memory.
  2. Back up all necessary data that is on the internal memory.
  3. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy.
  6. Tap Factory data reset.
  7. Tap to check (select) Erase SD card.
  8. Tap Reset phone.
  9. Tap Erase everything.
  10. Tap OK.

 

 

Master reset with hardware keys

 

A master reset restores the original factory settings and may delete your personal data on the internal storage, such as downloaded content, ringtones, images, apps, and contacts. It does not delete data stored on the SIM card or SD card.

 

If the device menus are frozen or unresponsive, you can master reset using hardware keys. To perform a master reset, follow these steps:

 

  1. Back up all data on the internal memory.
  2. Back up all necessary data that is on the internal memory.
  3. Remove the battery and then put the battery back in.
  4. Press the Power key and the Volume up key simultaneously. Hold for eight seconds.
  5. Using the Volume key, scroll to Wipe data/factory reset.
  6. Press the Power key.
  7. Using the Volume key, scroll to Yes.
  8. Press the Power key.
  9. When the message "Data wipe complete" appears, scroll to reboot system now.
  10. Press the Power key to reboot.