Hard reset means that all settings and files on your smartphone will be deleted, and mobile device will be new, as if you had just bought it. It is important to note that the data stored on the memory card and SIM-card are not deleted.
Before you hard reset ZTE Grand Max Plus, make sure to back up your data.
There are several methods to hard reset ZTE Grand Max Plus.
Method 1. Hard reset ZTE Grand Max Plus
The easiest way to hard reset ZTE Grand Max Plus is to press «Home»- «Settings» – «Privacy»- «Factory data reset» – «Reset phone» – «Erase everything». Unfortunately, you cannot always go to the menu smartphone. If you have system errors, then you need to use another method.
Method 2. Hard reset ZTE Grand Max Plus
In this method, you must use your smartphone without SIM card. Select “Emergency Call”, and then dial: *983 * 987# – confirm “Erase all”. After you restart your smartphone, all the settings are restored to the factory. This method is suitable for most models of ZTE.
Method 3. Hard reset ZTE Grand Max Plus
You can hard reset ZTE Grand Max Plus with CWM Recovery. First you need to load CWM (Click “Home” + “Up” + “ON” and hold for 2-3 seconds) – select «wipe data / factory reset» – confirm using the “back” button, select «Yes – delete all data».
After rebooting smartphone the folders Data and Cache will be cleared. Also, all contents of system folder android_secure on the memory card and folder sd-ext will be deleted.
If you do not want the files on the phone had been removed, then you need to make backup. You can make backup with CWM Recovery. Open «backup & restore» – «backup» – confirm. After creating a copy you should select “Reboot system now”. After you have done this, you will see a copy of your files on the SD-card.
Restoring from a backup is not too difficult. Load CWM – choose «Backup & restore» – «restore» – select backup – confirm – and exit via «Reboot system now».
So, now you know how to hard reset ZTE Grand Max Plus and make backup.
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