Clean Data from Samsung Galaxy S4 by Reset

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Should there be a need to delete all the files on your Samsung Galaxy S4 for whatever purpose you intend it to, you can easily do it by going to settings. Below are the steps on deleting data on your Samsung Galaxy S4 by way of a reset.

Instructions

  1. 1
    Go to you Samsung Galaxy S4's home screen.
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  2. 2
    Tap on the Application Menu icon to be able to view the applications drawer on your phone.
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  3. 3
    Tap on an application that has a gear icon, this is the Settings
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  4. 4
    When you are in the Settings Menu, tap on Backup and Reset
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  5. 5
    Tap on Factory Data Reset
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  6. 6
    You will be shown with an option to Erase Everything
    .
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  7. 7
    Tap on it and confirm to start the resetting process.
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  8. 8
    Your phone should reboot and should be clean upon restart.
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  9. 9
    Congratulations
    !
    You have just cleaned all the data from your Samsung Galaxy S4.
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Tips Tricks & Warnings

  • Make sure to backup data before resetting in case you want to use the data in the future.
  • Reset only affects phone data. Your SD card data should remain.

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

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