Master reset: Kyocera HydroXTRM

Learn how to master reset the Kyocera HydroXTRM 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.
  2. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Scroll to 'PERSONAL,' then tap Backup & reset.
  5. Tap Factory data reset.
  6. If your phone is password protected, you'll be prompted to enter your Pattern, PIN, or Password.
  7. Tap Erase everything.

 

 

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:

 

  1. Back up all data on the internal memory.
  2. Turn off the device.
  3. Press and hold the Volume Down key.
  4. Continue to hold the Volume Down and press and hold the Power key.
  5. Release only the Power key after the phone has vibrated and the first Kyocera screen appears.
  6. Continue to hold the Volume Down key through an additional Kyocera screen until the Android system recovery screen appears.
  7. Release the Volume Down key.
  8. Use the Volume keys to scroll to wipe data/factory reset and press the Power key to select.
  9. Use the Volume keys to scroll down to Yes - erase all user data and press the Power key to select.
  10. Use the Volume keys to scroll down to reboot system now and press the Power key to select.
  11. The phone will restart.