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Restoring a Moto e4 to Factory Defaults aka Hard Reset

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Sprint Product Ambassador

The following is a tutorial for setting a Motorola e4 back to factory defaults manually.

WARNING: Following these steps will erase all of your data from your phone.

 First you will need to power down the Motorola e4 by holding down the power key until the device powers off

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Next hold the volume down button then press the power button and release them both when moto e4 starts to turn back on.

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Now use the the volume up down button to get to "Recovery Mode" then the power button to select it.

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When you see the Android press and hold the power key and while still holding it press and release the power button.

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Us the volume button to highlight "wipe data/ factory reset"

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Use the volume button to highlight "yes-delete all user data" then use the power button to select it

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Now select "reboot system"

I trust you read the warning at the top. It has been completely erased!

 

 

 

 

 

Big shot out to http://www.hardreset.info for providing the steps

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