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How do I hard reset Tecno M3 Android?

My Tecno M3 automatically opens data

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    Fully charge the phone.
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    Turn off the phone.
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    Press and hold the power and volume up buttons until you see the recovery menu.
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    Release both buttons.
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    Navigate to ""DATA WIPE/FACTORY RESET" with the volume buttons.
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    Select the option by pressing the power buttons.
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    Navigate to "DELETE ALL USER DATA" in the same manner.
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    Press the power button to select the highlighted option.
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    When deletion has been completed, navigate to "REBOOT PHONE NOW" with the volume keys.
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    Press the power button
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How can I hard reset my Samsung mini 7100?

I want to hard reset because it got locked by my younger brother

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You do not have to hard reset your Samsung to remove the lock. Use your Google Account on the device or Samsung's Find My Mobile to remotely unlock your Samsung Mini.

How to wipe and format Tecno m3?

When I go to wipe it, there is no option for yes

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If there are no "YES -- ERASE ALL DATA" or "YES" options, then the recovery mode firmware is corrupt. Your other option is to boot up, unlock the phone, tap on "Settings", "Backup & Reset", "Factory Data Reset", and "RESET PHONE".

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If you can get neither, then you will need advanced debugging and reflashing tools and ROMs that are not too safe and not recommended: all of those can be performed at a mobile phone service center. If you have nothing nearby, you can try this advice from RomKingz.

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Recovery and repairing my Tecno M3?

When I press the power button it is stuck at the Tecno Windows. I attempted to recover it through the hard reset and failed by pressing the volume + key , home key and power button. Have tried SP tool, I couldn't get any result.

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Your phone is stuck in a "Boot Loop". The first thing to do is remove the battery for about 5 minutes to see if a Soft Reset resolves this. If this does not work, your next possible solution is to see if the Power Button is actually stuck. Sometimes with h a pin and a can of compressed air, the button can be back to normal. Finally, your last solution is to install new ROM on the device.

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More questions and answers on this topic can be found here: How to reset a android phone when locked with computer

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Recover Android Device in case of Forgot password/pattern unlock an Android device
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Unable to hard reset my Xiaomi one plus by China?

I've got a problem with my Xiaomi mi one plus clone. I can't choose the wipe/data factory reset with the volume key.

Use the Power button to confirm your selection. The volume keys are only used to navigate the menu. Watch this YouTube Tutorial that shows the process of hard resetting the Xiaomi One Plus. Check out the Xiaomi Community Forum if you are still experiencing issues. Most of the postings on the forum receive several replies. The forum and customer support is what sets Xiaomi apart from other iPhone clone devices.

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My Tecno m3 factory reset is not in English mode?

It's in Chinese mode. Whenever I want to format my Tecno m3 by holding the power and the down volume button. It doesn't come in English mode but in Chinese mode

You will look for the eMMC in the options list. This YouTube Tutorial shows you what to choose in all Chinese character Recovery Menus when attempting a hard reset.

Tecno M3 does not power ON. it only shows light and trip off immediately?

Tecno M3 does not power ON. it only shows light and trip off immediately

Use the SP Tool and try to flash new firmware on the device. It sounds like you are experiencing a soft brick on the device. Remove the battery first, to see if it will power on long enough for you to install the new firmware.

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When I use my opera mini for the internet, my Tecno m3 shows like this ( EXIT.......................X)at the bottom then I cannot use Internet service so what shall I do?

When I use my opera mini for internet browsing, my Tecno m3 shows like this ( EXIT.......................X)at the bottom then I cannot use Internet service so what shall I do?. I have tried: Format. I think it was caused by: Sometimes my mobile displays "com.Android.system is stopped

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Check your APN settings. You are correct in assuming that the internet issue is connected with the Android System error message. This YouTube Tutorial shows you how to correct that message. Update to the newest Opera Mini browser from Google Play. Once you have installed it, make sure that the Data Save Mode is not enabled.

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My Tecno M3 pin code is lost?

Hello sir, please I need your help on how to recover my Tecno m3. I lost the password of the phone, but now when I even want to reset it to factory by pressing power button plus volume up it gives a message ( NO COMMAND ) and can't go further anymore.

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Please help, THANKS and best regards!

Turn off the Tecno M3. Hold down Volume Up for 15 seconds, then press the Power button to turn on the device and press the Volume Up again until the phone reboots. Sometimes, depending on the device, you may have to install all new firmware to remove the No Command because the OS has corruption.

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Phone Tecno M3S isn't working as it is supposed too and I need it to work as usual?

Hello my phone Tecno M3S went off completely and now can't go on, its just going on and just having the name Tecno on the screen. Please help me get my phone on again. I have tried: Getting the battery off and giving it some minutes but nothing happens. I think it was caused by: Maybe charging it a lot in a day

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Either your battery is corrupted, or you need to install all new Firmware on the Tecno device. Unfortunately, Tecno devices are known for this performance issue. Usually, the owner ends up having to install a new firmware on the phone before it will work properly again.

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My Tecno M3 automatically turns on data and WiFi?

In any time data and WiFi is on. I have tried: I can't do anything. I think it was caused by: I think it is a virus problem

Did you recently install an app before this started happening? There are a few apps out there that will do this. Some VPN apps require you to go into the app settings and configure the data/WiFi preferences. Other VPN apps are useless virus containing apps.

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In your phone Settings, go to your Data section and enable Restrict Background Data. I am not sure if the Tecno has this option but most Android devices do.

HARD RESETTING Tecno M3SPREADTRUM FACTORY TEST PHONE COMING NO WIPING COMING?

SPREADTRUM FACTORY TEST PHONE COMING NO WIPING COMING

There is a YouTube video posted in an above answer that walks you through a hard reset on a Tecno M3. You should always remove the battery for a few minutes before attempting to hard reset a device. Also, your battery will need to be charged to a minimum of 85% on many devices in order to complete a hard reset.

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When I load an app like WhatsApp, it shows exiting and the phone will not work anymore?

When I load an app like WhatsApp, it shows exiting and the phone will not work anymore. I have tried: I have tried to reset it. I think it was caused by: I do not know

This is usually an issue with Play Store and the app not being updated. Apps like WhatsApp also require available space in your storage. Are you out of space on this device? Clear cache and data from apps, then put your phone into Recovery Mode and choose Wipe Cache Partition. Log into your Google Play account and update the apps that are force closing your device.

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Trying to reset m3 Tecno in death loop can't finish booting up and don't want to erase files! Any procedure for this?

Phone shutdowns on its own(not power or battery issue) got home and still, it wouldn't complete boot up again it stays on the loading screen forever. I have critical files related to my thesis paper for my law degree on this phone so time and patience are available. Please, advice, I now it's irresponsible for me not to have a backup but I really need to know if there is an alternative. The data is too valuable to throw out

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Did you save the report in Google Drive or another cloud storage account? You should always do that with documents that are too precious to loose. Try using SP Tools to install the new firmware but you may still have to hard reset the device before you can install the new firmware.

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BOOTING MY Tecno M3 IS GIVING ME PROBLEMS?

I TRIED HARD RESETTING MY Tecno M3, IT SHOWED ME THE FACTORY RESET OPTIONS IN Chinese LANGUAGE.I SELECTED THE FIRST OPTION WITH THE POWER BUTTON BUT IT REFUSED TO RESET. I HAD TO REMOVE THE BATTERY AND TRIED TO SWITCH IT ON BUT IT ONLY SHOWS THE Tecno LOGO AND STOPS THERE. Pleas, WHAT DO I DO?

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Follow the process in the YouTube Tutorial posted above for hard resetting a device in Chinese. If you are stuck in a boot loop, try removing the battery for a few minutes first. Tecno is notorious for bricking. Sometimes people can still be able to install firmware on the device with SP Tools as a last resort.

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See more questions like this: Tecno m3 not booting after Tecno logo and with black unlock screen it is stuck?

I want to reset my input keyboard to its original settings?

My phone, model Tecno M3S was in the pocket and accidentally some buttons were pressed unknowingly, since then I have tried to reset my qwerty keyboard to its original state but all in vain, I just get the AFRICANS input method and I want to reset to the English version or something like that which I was used to. Please help if you can!. I have tried: I have tried to reset the input options but all are unsuccessful .. I think it was caused by: It was in the pocket and some buttons were pressed simultaneously unknowingly.

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Go into the Language portion of your Settings. Switch to English then change your keyboard back to default. You have to change the language first before you can correct the keyboard.

How do I repair a total shutdown Tecno w3 Android. The battery drained and after that it doesn't work at all?

When my Tecno w3 drained and when I charged it, it doesn't work at all. It became a dead phone. No sign of life. It did not fall or get wet. The battery simple drained, that is it. When I try to charge, it didn't work.

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