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How to reset O+ 8.31 due to too many pattern attempts?

How to Hard Reset my phone when my WiFi connection is off at the time it was locked? I can't access my Google account. Is there any possible way?

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Yes, even without a WiFi connection, you can Hard Reset your phone so you can get back into it. Remember, however, that this process will wipe all the data from your phone. To learn how to properly perform a Factory Reset on your Android device, follow the steps in this great VisiHow article.

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How to Factory Reset my Android O+ phone?

I changed my pattern unknowingly, and I forgot what is the pattern

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Turn off your phone and press and hold the power button and volume up button. When the logotype with an Android appears, press the home button. Use the volume down and volume up buttons to move around menu items and the home button to select items. Select "wipe cache partition". Select "wipe / factory reset", Select "reboot system now".

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I just want to hard reset my O+ I mean not using the factory reset in the settings?

Which buttons shall I press to reset my O+ phone?

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This procedure will clear all of the data on the phone except for the SD card data. To avoid using the settings option, turn off your O+ first.

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    Press and hold the power and volume up buttons.
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    When you see an Android, press the home button.
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    Use the volume down or up button to navigate to "wipe cache partition".
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    Press the home or power button to confirm your selection.
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    Use the volume down or up button to navigate to "wipe / factory reset",
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    Press the home or power button to confirm your selection.
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    Use the volume down or up button to navigate to "reboot system now".
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    Press the home or power button to confirm your selection.
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How to reformat my O+ 8.31z Android phone?

How to reformat my O+ 8.31z Android phone, without using a reset in my phone?

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Recover Android Device in case of Forgot password/pattern unlock an Android device
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How do I hard reset O+ with Model number 8_96_Android?

I want to hard reset my phone.

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Please help me re-format my phone, because too many apps have already been infected by viruses, thank you?

My phone have deleted too many apps, due to viruses, please help me format it. I have tried: Clear cache and uninstalling apps. I think it was caused by: Virus

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My O+ 8.31z is not charging, can I ask for help please? What should I do? My phone did not charge since yesterday. I checked my charger to another phone and its OK. I guess the problem is not in my charger but its in my phone kindly help me on this, your help will be much appreciated, thank you and GOD bless.

My O+ 8.31z is not charging, can I ask for help please? What should I do? My phone did not charge since yesterday. I checked my charger to another phone and its OK. I guess the problem is not in my charger but its in my phone kindly help me on this, your help will be much appreciated, thank you and GOD bless.

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I can't even open my phone O+, I already have reprogrammed it many times, but not by myself, now I just decided to reprogram it on my own.

Its just the logo that has been appearing, then stopping.

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