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When a screen-lock (pattern, PIN or password) is lost or forgotten, an Android powered device can be hard reset to restore factory defaults and thereby clear the lost of forgotten screen-lock credentials together with all user data and apps. While there exist few other key combinations used by different manufacturers on different Android device models, there is a combination that is used by most Android model. Scroll to the answer sections below for the steps on this reset key combination.

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I've tried what you have listed but it keeps on staying at start up screen plz help
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It has wiped the data and I have managed to reset the factory settings, but now it is at the welcome screen. Wanting me to connect to Wi-Fi etc
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i have done all the steps to reset my Telefunken 1013GIQA tablet. When i select reboot it still ask for the pin to unlock it.
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I'm getting the same problem. How do I solve it?
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Need to take password and old  email password off...

Yes.

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  1. Turn off your Android powered phone/tablet
  2. Press and hold both Volume up and the Power button until it turns on' See other combinations here http://satechhelp.co.za/3548/Access-Android-Recovery-Virtually-Android-Smartphones-Tablets.
  3. If you come across the "No command" mode then try the following to bypass it to recovery mode:
    Tap the Power key
    Tap the Volume down or up
    Tap the Volume down/up together with the Power key
  4. Scroll to 'Wipe data/ factory restore' (scroll with Volume Down)
  5. Confirm selection with the Power button
  6. Scroll to 'Yes---delete all user data'
  7. Again, confirm with the Power button
  8. Wait until you see Wiping complete
  9. Short press the Power button to 'Reboot now'.
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AND BHOW DO I HARD RESET A MOBIWIRE AYASHA?

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