Performing a factory reset

LG G5 on Android 8.0.0

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A factory reset will erase all data from your device and is irreversible. This is good to do if you are going to trade in or sell your device. It will wipe all of your personal information from the device.

  1. Step 1/8

    From the Home screen, tap Settings.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  2. Step 2/8

    Tap General.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  3. Step 3/8

    Scroll to Reset.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  4. Step 4/8

    Tap Reset.

    The indicator is towards the left.
  5. Step 5/8

    Tap Factory data reset.

    Note: Before you proceed, make sure to back up all photos, videos, and data you"d like to keep. When you factory reset your device, all your files will be deleted.

    The indicator is in the center.
  6. Step 6/8

    Tap RESET PHONE.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  7. Step 7/8

    Tap Delete all.

    The indicator is in the center.
  8. Step 8/8
    Step 8 of 8:

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