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If you forgot your password, PIN, pattern drill, or if you have problem with your Android OS, you can make a Factory / Hard reset.

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  1. Acer Iconia Tab B1-711 3G - Factory / Hard reset / Password Removal, Acer Iconia Tab B1-711 3G - Factory / Hard reset / Password Removal: step 1, image 1 of 2 Acer Iconia Tab B1-711 3G - Factory / Hard reset / Password Removal, Acer Iconia Tab B1-711 3G - Factory / Hard reset / Password Removal: step 1, image 2 of 2
    • Power off the tablet. Press and hold the Volume Up and the Power button. After 3 seconds release the Power On button but continue holding the Volume Up button. In the Select Boot Mode use the Volume Up/Down keys to navigate and the Power button to select the desired option.

    • [SD Image Update Mode]

    • wipe data/factory reset

    • Yes - delete all user data

    • Reboot system now.

    • Your tablet will reboot and go to the Welcome screen.

    when i reboot it it has an red traingle

    Khia Ragin - Reply

    Hahaha thanks it worked for me im so grateful

    Jennifer Hill - Reply

    My tab cannot ON....what happen, what should I do?

    Zamri - Reply

    Awesome thanks a lot it worked on my tablet

    alina - Reply

    it will not working even i try bypass way give me some another trick

    Kings Order - Reply

    on my tablet I did what you said but all I got was in tiny letters bottom left was =FASTBOOT mode… any suggestions but this is a acer iconica one 10

    norma goddard - Reply

    acer iconica one 10 it will not do any other suggestions all I got was in tiny print bottom left corner was = fastboot mode

    norma goddard - Reply

    Mine just stays in the welcome screen…any ideas?

    recroom55 - Reply

    After hitting reboot the tablet just stays on the welcome screen…thoughts?

    recroom55 - Reply

    did not work saids acer that it

    ken - Reply

    Does this wipe apps and stuff?

    Freya the Irish dancer - Reply

    If your tablet don’t come on after the reset what’s wrong with it

    kris_green8662 - Reply

    it worked on my Model # A1311. Thank you!

    Al Cohen - Reply

    mine had just reboot then asked me to input my google or gmail account i had put it in but it says..unable to access email and it needs 24 hrs..after 2 days i did it again but to no avail anothe day had passed i do it again and again but still pemail and oassword wont work

    Theresa Dela Cruz - Reply

    Does this delete all my pictures,?

    jlewis9797 - Reply

    I have a BLUE SCREEN and a flashing symbol.

    Karl Gunnell - Reply

    please respond quickly ??

    Karl Gunnell - Reply


To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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This is not workin it keep saying enter the email .... n when dun its still not going in

Janiah Boucher - Reply

I did this and the tablet is stuck at the logo !

pussycatdevika - Reply

I have done this. But I'm stuck at email address I use when i first bought. I don't remember my email address. What can I do

Sameena - Reply

Yep I am having the same problem and have done all kinds of searching on how to override it or some other fix...

Kim Haynes -

Stuck on email address. Can't remember email address I used

Sameena - Reply

Does not work... Acer does not have a solution.... but money of course !

JR Lamarche - Reply

It stuck on welcome page and I can topen it

sammiewalker1588 - Reply

My Acer lconia tablet was reset. What I can do

Faraz Gohar - Reply

Did this process with a few tweaks…and it hung on the Acer logo, so I powered off and back on and began the start up process. Great advice and it worked perfectly!

Crystal W. Bishop - Reply

This is for Crystal W. Bishop or anyone who has successfully reset the Acer 10 Iconic Tablet getting to bypass the fast boot screen. I can't pull up the SD menu. Please help

Thank you.

Suzan Parker -

I have problem with my tablet acer B1-770

i forgot pattern password

plz help me


Waseem - Reply

I am stuck on the icon with tje red triangle with a ! In it. Pls help

Missy Simmons - Reply

It went to the welcome screen but it wants me to enter numbers to unlock. I dont know what numbers it was set up with.

Missy Simmons - Reply

What if you only get => FASTBOOT mode… when you press the volume + and power button. Any ideas what to do then?

Jennifer - Reply

Use the power and the volume DOWN button. The volume up button only shows your fast boot

Dan - Reply


My battery keeps getting too hot

thedolphinway - Reply

My battery keeps over

thedolphinway - Reply

My battery keeps overheating

thedolphinway - Reply

It’s stuck on “ fastboot mode…”

Titi - Reply

I did everything I had to wait for 24 hours did that still nothing happen so frustrating

Lisa Hicks - Reply

Don’t know password and the steps don’t work

Marlene Schreiter - Reply

I pushed on power and volume up but all it does is stuck on Intel inside, I need to know where to get a factory power charger for sind number 42302324786 can someone please please help me

Angie Reynolds - Reply

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