Samsung Fascinate - Perform a Hard reset

December 2016

First turn off the power of your Samsung Fascinate
  • Remove the battery for a couple of seconds and replace it
  • Press and hold the volume up + down buttons and then press the power button
  • You shall have the following menu (Samsung Recovery Utils)
  • Using the Volume keys select: Wipe data (factory reset)
  • Press the Home button to validate
  • You shall have a small warning message. Press the Volume Up key to proceed
  • Once done press the Home button to reboot your device.

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