How to Hard Reset / Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Halo

Samsung Galaxy Halo

Learn about the proper way to perform a factory reset on Samsung Galaxy Halo as part of troubleshooting action when dealing with an unsolvable issue where it will bring the phone back to its default setting and free of the problem.

Factory reset is often the final key to fixing an issue on a smartphone including Samsung Galaxy Halo. The idea is to reset the phone and bring it back to its factory setting. It means the phone will be in the same condition as it was a new one without any 3rd party app, no downloaded file, no picture, no video and everything else that was not there when it was fresh out of the box.

Factory reset will erase everything on the phone. For that reason, it is crucial for phone owner to back up their data first either by storing it in an external storage or using cloud storage service. Once they have back up everything, they can continue with a factory reset.

Soft Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Halo

There are two methods for performing a factory reset on Samsung Galaxy Halo. The first method called soft factory reset.

  1. Go to your phone “Settings”.
  2. Find the “Backup & Reset” option among the available menu and tap on it.
  3. You will find more option, and you need to find “Factory Data Reset” and then tap on it.
  4. At the bottom, you will see the option of “Reset Device”, tap on this option as well.
  5. One more thing, tap on the “Erase Everything” option and now the factory reset will begin.
  6. Once the factory reset process is complete, the device will turn back on automatically.

Hard Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Halo

If the phone is unresponsive, opt for the second method called hard reset. To perform a hard reset on Samsung Galaxy Halo, please follow the guide below:

  1. Boot the phone into Recovery Mode. In Recovery Mode, you have the access to perform hard factory reset action.
  2. In Recovery Mode, the touchscreen is not working. Navigate your way through the menu by using Volume button.
  3. Use Volume button to move between the menu and highlight “Wipe Data / Factory Reset” option. Press Power button to select this option.
  4. Choose “Yes — delete all user data” to confirm the whole operation and wait for the process to complete.
  5. When it’s done, find the “Reboot System Now” option and use Power button to choose it. It should bring the phone back to standard operating mode.

Both methods of factory reset give the same result but were used in different condition to allow the user of the phone to perform this action no matter what.