Restart or Factory Reset HTC Phone
Sometimes, we find out that our HTC phone is somehow becomes slower or unresponsive or there is a problem in running the application, and then maybe it needs to be restarted. Do you have any ideas how to restart it? Then, try this.
It’s really easy to do it. All you have to do is just turn your HTC phone off and then reactivate it. If the Power button doesn’t run as usual, then you can just try to remove the battery and then wait a moment. After that, put the battery back and then turn your phone on.
If you don’t find any changes, then the last solution is to Factory Reset or Hard Reset your HTC phone. Even though it is called Hard Reset, but don’t worry you can do it on your own. It is hard because if you’re not careful, you may lose all your data, customized settings and programs that you have installed. Factory Reset brings back your HTC phone to the condition before your phone is activated for the first time.
Before you do the Factory Reset your HTC, please make sure that you have backed up your data and files. If you find any difficulties in backing up your data, please see Synchronizing with Outlook on your computer or Backing up your phone using Microsoft My Phone.
After you’re sure that your data are saved, then you can start to Factory Reset your phone. You just need to simply tap the Settings from your Home screen and then tap Security. Next thing that you have to do is choose Factory Reset and then please enter 1234 and then Yes to start the Factory Reset or No if you change your mind.
It’s only one solution; there is another solution that you can do. This action is taken if you cannot activate your HTC phone or you cannot enter to the phone Settings.
First, you need to press and hold the Volume Up and Volume Down buttons. At the same time, push the Power button for a moment and then release it. Release the Volume Up and Volume Down buttons if there is a warning message on the screen. The last thing that you have to do is press only the Volume Up button to start the Factory Reset, but if you change your mind, you can just simply press any other buttons on your HTC Phone. I hope that this information is useful and you don’t have any difficulties in doing those actions. Good luck then.