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How To Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 GT-I8160

How To Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 GT-I8160

by TsarFebruary 27, 2024

The explained steps in this Guide will help you to Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 with model numbers GT-I8160, GT-I8160L, And GT-I8160P.

Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 GT-I8160 Factory Reset Checklist:

1- This process restores the Android platform to its original state and wipe all your data, So backup all the wanted data (Contacts, SMS, Photos, Videos,… Etc).

2- Make sure that you know the Google account name and password.

3- Any other Email accounts info.

4- Samsung accounts info.

5- Any other log-in info and settings you used on your Samsung Galaxy Ace 2.

6- Ensure your Samsung Galaxy device has enough charge level.


Factory Reset Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 GT-I8160 from Recovery Menu:

1- Make sure that your Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 is Off, If not, Then turn it off (Press and hold the Power key, and then tap Power off). And remove the Memory card from it.

2- Take out its battery for 10 seconds, Then put it in again.

3- Press and hold Volume Up + Home Keys, Then press Power key.

Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 GT-i8160 Buttons

4- Keep pressing the above keys until Samsung logo appears,Then release all keys.

5- You will get Factory reset / System Recovery menu on screen.

6- Use Volume Down key to select Wipe Data / Factory Reset option.

7- Use Home key to confirm the operation.

8- You need to use the Volume Down key again to select “Yes — delete all user data“.

9- Use Home key to confirm.

10- After performing the hard reset, Select Reboot System Now option, And confirm it using Home key.

11- Now your Galaxy Ace 2 GT-I8160 will reboot, Wait for it to be fully on and then you can start using it. Select your preferred device language, And follow the on-screen instructions to proceed the initial setup.

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