How to hard reset your Windows 10 Mobile

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The deployment of mobile updates with Windows Phone is increasing and more and more users have Windows 10 Mobile as a mobile operating system and although Microsoft's mobile system is a great development, there are always functions and processes that are convenient know how to perform a hard reset.

Many Android users know well how to do this process on their phones and it can always happen that an app blocks the system and we need to do a hard reset.

There are two methods in Windows 10 Mobile to perform a hard reset

To perform this action with our mobile we have two ways to do it. One of these ways would be to connect the mobile to a program called Windows Device Recovery Tool which will perform any action, including performing a hard reset to the terminal.

However, we do not always have a computer at hand with this tool to perform the hard reset, which is why it can be done through a combination of buttons. So, after turning off the mobile and waiting at least 1 minute, we have to carry out the following combination of actions:

  • Press the volume button –
  • Connect the charger to the mobile.

An exclamation point will appear on the screen and then we continue with:

  • press volume button +
  • Press volume button –
  • Press lock button
  • And press volume button

With this, the mobile will begin to restart and the Hard Reset process will begin. This process is very harmful, so harmful that it will erase all the data on the mobile, leaving it as if the mobile were new. That is why it is recommended to always make a backup copy of our data continuously and if possible before better. It is also It is advisable to remove the sd card from the mobile although according to Microsfot's instructions, the hard reset should not affect the data on the card.

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