For those that own a Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge, sometimes the phone becomes unresponsive and may not function according to regular standard. The most effective way to fix this problem is to complete a hard reset of your Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge to factory default settings. Also read, how to factory reset Samsung Galaxy S7.
You should know that before you go to hard reset the Samsung Galaxy S7, you should back up things like pictures, contacts and other files in case something goes wrong. In addition, it’s highly recommended to backup everything because the hard reset process will delete everything that’s on your smartphone. You can back up the Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge by tapping on Settings > and then selecting Backup & reset.
How To Hard Reset A Samsung Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge:
- Turn off your smartphone.
- At the same time, press and hold the Volume Up + Home + Power buttons.
- Hold these until you see the Samsung logo.
- Next select on “wipe data / factory reset” on the Recovery Mode menu using Volume buttons to navigate and Power button to confirm.
- Tap on “Yes — delete all user data”.
- After that select option “reboot system now”.
How To Hard Reset A Samsung Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge Method 2:
- Turn on your smartphone.
- Go to the Menu.
- Tap on Settings.
- Tap on Backup & reset and then Reset device.
- To confirm your choice select Erase everything.
After you follow the steps above, you’ll be able to hard reset your Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge and potentially fix the problem you’ve been having with your smartphone.