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Hard Reset

How to Hard Reset Motorola Moto E

 

A hard reset, also known as a factory reset, will delete all information on a device and restore the software back to it’s original manufacturer settings. A hard reset should only be done if absolutely necessary as it removes all data from your device. Perform a hard reset if your Motorola Moto E is experiencing any of the following issues:

  • Forgot your password
  • Constant freezing
  • Crashing applications
  • Touchscreen Issues
  • Can’t hear
  • Can’t make or receive calls
  • Sync issues
  • Sound issues

 

 

Ensure that your Motorola Moto E  is turned off by pressing the power button.

 

Motorola Moto E

 

 

Press and hold the Volume Down  + Power button, until you see recovery menu.

 

Motorola Moto E

 

 

Use the Volume Down button to navigate to Recovery Mode and then press the Volume Up button to confirm.

 

moto x recovery mode

 

 

When the Android Image appears, press and hold the Volume Up button for a few seconds then press the Power button until the android recovery screen appears. (Might take multiple tries)

 

Motorola Moto E

 

From the Android Recovery Mode menu select “wipe data / factory reset“.

Use the Volume buttons to navigate and the Power button to confirm.

 

recovery mode
recovery mode

 

 

On the next screen, choose “Yes — delete all user data” to confirm the whole operation.

 

android recovery

 

 

Select the “reboot system now” to reboot your device..

 

android recovery menu

 

Congratulations! The device has been restored to factory defaults.

 

Second Method:

Power on your device by pressing the power button

 

Motorola Moto E

 

From the Home Screen go to Apps Menu and then to Settings.

Click on Backup & reset and then Factory Data Reset.

Find and select Reset Phone.

Click on Erase everything to confirm.

Congratulations! The device has been restored to factory defaults.

WARNING!
A hard Reset will erase all data!
We are not responsible for any deleted or lost data.

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