HTC Windows Phone 8S
If your smartphone HTC Windows Phone 8S it works very slow, it hangs, you want to bypass screen lock, or you have a full memory, and you want to erase everything, or you want to sell it or give it away and you want nobody to be able to access your files and passwords you can do a factory reset so that it returns to be like the first day.
You must bear in mind that a reset or return to the factory state in a mobile deletes all its content, so you must make a backup of your data before doing it if you do not want to lose everything.
There are two ways to do a reset on a HTC Windows Phone 8S from the settings of the mobile itself or by performing a hard reset.
If you want to make a reset to return to the factory settings a HTC Windows Phone 8S through phone settings you have to follow these simple steps:
Estimated time: 5 minutes.
1- First step: Swipe the home screen of your HTC Windows Phone 8S toward the left.
2- Second step: Go to “Settings”.
3- Third step: Search and access the option “Information”.
4- Fourth step: Press the “Reset phone” option.
5- Fifth step: Click “Yes” when you are asked to confirm if you want to reset the phone.
6- Sixth step: Press “Yes” again to start the process. Your device Windows Phone 8S from HTC it will restart and take several minutes to start while restoring the device to its factory state and optimizing the applications pre-installed in the operative system Microsoft Windows Phone 8| upgradeable to WP8 GDR3.
If you want to make a hard reset to return to the factory settings a HTC Windows Phone 8S you have to follow these simple steps:
1- Turn off your HTC Windows Phone 8S.
2- Press the power button and the moment the phone vibrates press and hold the volume down button until an exclamation appears on the screen.
3- While the exclamation appears on the screen, press volume up, volume down, power button and volume down.
4- Your device Windows Phone 8S from HTC it will restart and take several minutes to start while restoring the device to its factory state and optimizing the applications pre-installed in the operative system Microsoft Windows Phone.
About the device:
HTC Windows Phone 8S is a device with 120.5 x 63 x 10.3 mm (4.74 x 2.48 x 0.41 in), a weight of 113 grams, a screen resolution of 4.0 inches (~60.0% screen-to-body ratio).
It has a processor Dual-core 1.0 GHz Krait, a graphics card Adreno 305, a RAM memory 512 MB RAM and an internal memory of 4 GB.
The HTC Windows Phone 8S comes from the factory with the Microsoft Windows Phone 8| upgradeable to WP8 GDR3 operating system.