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How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1

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  1. How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1, How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Turn the tablet off

  2. How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 2, image 1 of 2 How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Hold down the home, power and volume up buttons.

    • Once the Samsung logo shows on the screen release the power button

  3. How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 3, image 1 of 2 How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • You will then see a screen that says installing system updates followed by no command. Dont press anything during these screens just wait.

  4. How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 4, image 1 of 3 How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 4, image 2 of 3 How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 4, image 3 of 3
    • Once you have the following screen use the volume down button to highlight "Wipe Data / Factory Reset"

    • Press the power button to select it.

    • Do the same process to select yes on the next screen

    • You will then see confirmation at the bottom of the screen that the device has been wiped.

  5. How to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1: step 5, image 1 of 1
    • Press the volume up button and select "Reboot System Now"

    • The device will reboot and your done.

Conclusion

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

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Nick Myers

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Sistema resprinare

Cristian Biondani - Reply

Thank you. Clear and precise.

Kylie Docherty - Reply

Este tablet da empresa e está bloqueado e mesmo com o reset continua a não permitir o seu uso total, ficando sujeito apenas às APP que se instalam automaticamente... É possível resetar mesmo de raiz?

Bruno Ferreira - Reply

It still requires the original email login when it reboots however. So this is not a good fix.

SWYPR Music - Reply

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