This tutorial shows how to soft reset and Hard Reset YU Yureka to revert it back to the factory settings – Guide
Earlier we have shared tutorials on how to unlock Bootloader, Install CWM Recovery, Root and how to update YU Yureka to lollipop via unofficial CM 12 ROM. Today we are going to show you how to soft reset and hard reset YU Yureka to revert it back to the Factory settings. This method will help you in factory resetting YU Yureka by erasing all the files, data, app and settings and it is useful if your device is behaving strangely and you were unable to figure out what is causing it.
Make a note that factory resetting or hard resetting YU Yureka will erase all of your settings and files, so make sure to create a backup of apps, contacts, call logs, SMS etc. before proceeding. Also make sure that charge on your device is sufficient to carry out reset process, it is recommended to charge your device to at least 60-75%.
There are two methods to factory reset YU Yureka android smartphone. One is called Soft reset and other is called hard reset and we will guide you with them in the below steps.
How to soft reset YU Yureka:
To soft reset YU Yureka go to Settings > Backup and Reset and tap on Factory data reset. This method will erase all of your settings and apps only, it won’t erase the files stored on internal storage, but it is still recommended to have a backup of the files, so it comes in handy if files are accidentally deleted.
After you have hit the Factory data reset follow the onscreen instructions and your device will reboot.
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How to Hard Rest YU Yureka:
To hard reset YU Yureka Android smartphone follow the below mentioned steps.
- Power off YU Yureka.
- Enter into Recovery Mode by pressing and holding Volume Up + Volume Down + Power buttons simultaneously until you see YU logo. Still confused? Go here.
- Once you are in Recovery Mode, choose wipe data/factory reset and perform the operation.
- Now choose wipe cache partition and perform the operation.
- Now finally choose Wipe media and perform operation.
- Once done, reboot your device.
That’s all now YU Yureka will boot with factory settings loaded and you have successfully hard reset YU Yureka. Do let us know in the comment section if you face any issues while trying to soft reset and hard reset YU Yureka and we will be happy to assist you on the same.