Master reset: LG GS170

Learn how to master reset the LG GS170 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 downloads, ringtones, images, apps, contacts, and Visual Voicemail. 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.
  1. From the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Phone.
  4. Scroll to and select Reset settings.
  5. Select Master Reset.
  6. Select Yes to confirm.
  7. Enter the security code.
    Note: The default code is 0000 (four zeroes).
  8. Select 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 downloads, ringtones, images, apps, contacts, and Visual Voicemail. 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:

 

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