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How to Hard Reset a Chinese Android phone?

Hi. I had a lock pattern on my Chinese phone and my kid played with the pattern and I'm completely locked out. I have tried a Hard Reset but nothing is coming my way. Please help

If you mean that you are stuck on a Chinese menu, then can read our guide on how to factory reset an Android phone with a Chinese menu.

Otherwise, if you are using an English menu, you can follow these steps to restore your Chinese Android phone to factory settings:

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    turn off your device
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    press the following:  
    1. power button
    2. volume up/down or both
    3. home button (if any)
    4. if you do not have volume buttons, you should look for a reset button or hole and press that instead to trigger reset
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    release the power button when you see the Android guy
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    choose recovery mode
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    choose wipe data/Factory Reset
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    choose yes
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    device will reboot or will ask you to reboot
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If you cannot do this on your device, I suggest you let a technician who is an expert in Android devices (especially for China ones) check and fix the issue for you. Alternatively, you can contact the manufacturer directly, and obtain their software update, and a link to the program you'll need to install on your PC to perform a software assisted Factory Reset.

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I forgot my password on my Android Razr M screen lock how do I get into it without factory resetting my phone?

Put screen lock on the phone, forgot password, have Google account but don't know how to reset it through my email does not bring up "the forgot password" option, it just says if I keep attempting it, it's going to reset my password.

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You can easily reset your password through the Google Account Recovery Portal. Just follow the link, and then enter your details and information to confirm your ownership of the account. Once you've done this, Google will remotely reset your password for you, and you'll be able to regain access to your password locked Motorola Razr M, Android phone.

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How can I Hard Reset m horse 720?

I have forgotten my unlock pattern, and I have tried to press the volume and power buttons, but it directs me to the workability of the phone and such stuff, Please help asap.

Please follow the steps below and make sure that you follow them in their order.

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    Turn off the phone.
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    Open the back cover.
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    Remove the battery.
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    Wait for five seconds.
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    Insert the battery.
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    Close the cover.
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    Press and hold the power and the volume up buttons at the same time.
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    Release only the power button when the Android logo appears.
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    Press the volume down button (if needed) to select "Recovery mode".
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    Press the power button to select "Recovery mode".
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    Press the volume down button (if needed) to select "Factory reset".
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    Press the power button to confirm the choice.
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    Press the volume down button to select "Yes". The device will reboot.
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My HTL China Android phone gets stuck when I power on it?

Lately, I installed next launcher and when I press the home button it won't respond, when I restart it, it only turns on to show HTL logo but does not go any further. How can I restore it to the company launcher.

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You can restore by hard resetting the device. Be very wary of launchers that are not your stock or a custom OS build launcher. These often hard brick a device as just an accessory app/apk.

More questions and answers on this topic can be found here: Please help me, I am using Micromax unite2 a106 Android mobile. Android ver. 5.0 and I activated Android device manager and smart lock on my device. Today I changed my SIM and switched on my phone but my phone was locked and phone changed my password pin.

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I have a Samsung Ace from Straight Talk that my husband and I share, well he was locked up and now I can't access the phone cause he was always with me. Please help, need numbers in phone, I don't know any by heart?

Please help me unlock, or disable pin code for Samsung Ace for Straight Talk..

If you know the Google Account details, then you can sign in to the Gmail and see all the contacts that have been backed up on the device. You can also use it to access the lock screen to disable it. OR Login to the Samsung Account on the PC and remotely unlock the device through their Find My Mobile program.

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I have a Sony Xperia Tipo and need to reset it?

Can't Hard Reset because I have no password or Gmail account can't access the phone to reset it

Method 1.

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    Download Flash tool for Xperia devices. Please be aware that this method might or might not work, depending on your Xperia Tipo model.
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    Unzip the file you have downloaded into a folder.
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    In the unzipped folder, double-click "Emma.exe" and remember the installation path.
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    Move the "Customization.ini" from the unzipped folder to the installation path.
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    Launch Emma from the Windows start menu.
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    Turn off your Tipo by pressing and holding the power button.
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    Press and hold the volume down button.
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    Connect to USB cable to the phone and computer.
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    From Emma, select the Service (flash ROM).
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    Click "Apply Service". The phone will be reflashed.
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Method 2.

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    Download, install, and run PC Companion.
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    Connect your phone to your PC with a USB cable.
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    Click "Support Zone New!"
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    Click "Start".
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    Click "Phone / Tablet Software Update"
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    Click "Start".
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    Click "repair my phone / tablet".
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    Click "Continue".
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    Check the box and click "Continue".
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    Click your phone model from the list.
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Method 3.

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    Turn your phone off.
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    Press and hold volume up, home, and power buttons at the same time. For some other Tipo models, just press and hold volume up and power buttons.
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    Release the buttons when you see the logo.
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    Move to "Wipe data/Factory reset" with the volume down button.
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    Press the power or home button.
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    Move to "Yes -- delete all user data with the volume down button.
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    Press the power or home button.
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    Move to "Reboot the phone" with the volume down button.
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    Press the power or home button.
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Method 4 (Unofficial). Please try it if the previous methods did not work.

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    Download the unofficial flash tool.
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    Download your Tipo ROM.
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    Click "instructions for flash click here" on the same page and follow the instructions.
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Please I am trying to restart a phone named Vibo. It is locked because of too many pattern attempts?

I have a phone called Vibo and is locked with too many trials of the pattern. And I am trying to restart it and I don't know how to go about it. When I try to restart with the volume down + power button keys, it doesn't work. So what should I do to restart? I have tried: I have tried restarting it but I can't locate 'wipe all data factory ' and I don't know what to do. I think it was caused by: Was trying to unlock the phone with a pattern but it got locked after so many attempts.

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How to reset an I phone S4 or at list if we can open it 4?

My baby was playing with it but wen I saw it was every thing in Chinese and just emergency say but neither menu nor camera nothing

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I want to factory reset my Chinese phone Relax R30?

One of my friend got the phone locked with the Google account of the first owner. Since I don't know it ,I can not access the menu of the phone .can you help?

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My susan m5 Chinese phone does not hard reset I've tried all combinations?

I've pressed the vol down and power button but it just loads to the main screen tried other combination but the Android does not appear. They say in videos to hard reset any Chinese phone hold vol down and power button then I should go to the factory reset menu but it doesn't it keeps loading straight to the main screen

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How to bypass FRP on relax z6 Chinese mobile which has locked due to failure of putting correct pattern?

My phone, relax z6 Chinese mobile has locked with with FRP security due to failure of putting correct pattern. I need you to help me to bypass Google account verification. The phone can not reboot whenever I press power key+volume up+volume down

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Hie my phone is a gtel Android phone is not responding to the above reset skills you posted how else can l reset?

My kid locked my phone, l tried to press the volume up button together with power button it is just switching on. how else cal l reset my phone. All the techniques posted they are not working for me

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I bought a phone from China and cannot get the keyboard in english?

Hi there. I bought a phone from China and cannot change the keyboard to english. Help. It's a different question.

I've tried everything but I cannot change the keyboard.

I've tried everything in the language and input screen

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