Performing a Factory Reset

LG Q6 on Android 7.1.1

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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 1/9

    From the Home screen, drag down the Notification panel.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  2. Step 2/9

    Tap the Settings icon.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  3. Step 3/9

    Scroll to Backup & reset.

    The indicator is in the center.
  4. Step 4/9

    Tap Backup & reset.

    The indicator is in the top left.
  5. Step 5/9

    Scroll to Factory data reset.

    The indicator is in the center.
  6. Step 6/9

    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 towards the bottom.
  7. Step 7/9

    Tap RESET PHONE.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  8. Step 8/9

    Tap Delete all.

    The indicator is towards the top.
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    Step 9 of 9:

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