How to Factory Reset LG Phone

EelPhone author Alex Scott, 13 November, 2019

Summary

We always Factory Reset LG phone to erase all data and settings on LG, or when LG phone stuck in recovery mode, bricked, black screen and other system problems, we can also Factory Reset LG to repair it; or when we forgot LG phone password, we can also Factory Reset LG to remove screen lock on LG without password, we are going to provide three different methods to Factory Reset LG phone.


Factory Reset LG phone can solve many problems of LG phone, but the only disadvantage of Factory Reset LG phone is the data loss after the Factory Reset of LG phone. So backup LG phone regularly is necessary, restore from backup files when lost or deleted data in LG phone. And we have several methods to Factory Reset LG phone, the free method, the effective method, the easy method, according to the purpose of Factory Reset LG phone, we can choose a different method to Factory Reset LG phone.

Method 1: How to Reset LG Phone to Factory Settings for Free


The free method to reset LG phone to factory settings from the guide below, when we want to repair LG system problems: black screen of death, LG won't turn on or won't turn off, LG phone keep on loop boot, LG phone get in bricked, etc. The system problem makes LG phone useless. Or when we forgot LG PIN/pattern/password/fingerprint, locked out of LG phone, we can also use Factory Reset method to force unlock LG phone. Delete LG phone data by Factory Reset, but it's recoverable for part of data on LG phone. Factory Reset LG phone is one powerful method to solve LG phone problems. Here is the free steps.

Step 1: press on the Power button to power off LG phone.
Step 2: Press and hold on Volume down and Power button at the same time, release Power button until LG logo appears on the LG phone screen, but don't release the volume down button. Repress on Power button again after seconds.
Step 3: Release two buttons when Factory Data Reset appears. And use the volume up and down button to select the YES button on the screen.
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OK, we have Factory Reset LG phone by using buttons on LG phone. All data and settings on LG phone will be erased. And we use the steps above to Factory Reset LG phone in the case of that we no have LG phone screen password, because when we have LG password, we can go to settings on LG phone to Factory Reset LG phone: Settings>Backup & Reset>Factory data reset, then enter the password to Factory Reset LG phone.
Factory reset LG phone

So, mostly, when we locked out of LG phone, we use Factory Reset to get out of locked LG phone. We have another method to Factory Reset LG phone when locked.

Method 2: How to Factory Reset LG Phone When Locked -Eelphone Android Unlock


When we can't remember LG pin/password/pattern, we can use Eelphone Android Unlock, which can Factory Reset LG phone when locked without data loss, the most important, without data loss, different from the method above.


Step 1: Free download Eelphone Android Unlock on the computer, once launched the tool, on Eelphone, all feathers on home face of Eelphone, click on Unlock to Factory Reset LG phone when locked.
How to factory reset LG phone when locked out
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Step 2: Connect LG phone to computer, once connected to the tool, click on Start to Factory Reset LG phone.
How to factory reset LG phone when locked out

Step 3: Select the compatible LG phone model from the list, if can't find LG phone model, click on “I can't find my device model from the list above” to get the exact phone model about your locked LG phone. Then click on Next.
How to factory reset LG phone when locked out

Step 4: According to the LG model, the tool will download the data package for LG, and we should reset LG phone with the guide on the page.
How to factory reset LG phone when locked out

Step 5: The tool will reset LG phone automatically after the reset, just wait.
How to factory reset LG phone when locked out

Within clicks to Factory Reset LG phone, and reset one new password for LG phone, don't forget the password. We prefer the second method when we want to Factory Reset LG phone to solve the locked LG phone situation.



Alex Scott

This article was updated on 14 April, 2020