Performing a Hard Reset on a LG VX8575 Chocolate

A full reset is sometimes referred to as a hard reset. Perform a full reset when you want to clear all settings, programs and data from RAM.

Caution if you perform a full reset, your LG VX8575 Chocolate returns to its default settings and looses all information that is not recorded in ROM.

There are two methods to hard reset your phone. One is Reset Default and the other being Restore Phone. Reset Default restores your phone to the default factory settings and Restore Phone clears all phone memory.

To perform a Reset Default:

  1. Unlock the Touch Screen by sliding the Slide icon up to unlock or press the Unlock Key on the right side of your phone and touch the Menu Touch Soft Key .
  2. Touch the Settings icon .
  3. Touch Phone Settings.
  4. Place your finger on the Touch Screen and apply gentle upward pressure to scroll the list up, then touch Security.
  5. Enter the four-digit lock code.
  6. Touch Reset Default.
  7. After reading the warning message, touch the OK touch key .
  8. Touch Revert.

To perform the Restore Phone option:

  1. Unlock the Touch Screen by sliding the Slide icon up to unlock or press the Unlock Key on the right side of your phone and touch the Menu Touch Soft Key .
  2. Touch the Settings icon .
  3. Touch Phone Settings.
  4. Place your finger on the Touch Screen and apply gentle upward pressure to scroll the list up, then touch Security.
  5. Enter the four-digit lock code.
  6. Touch Restore Phone.
  7. After reading the warning message, touch the OK touch key .
  8. Enter the four-digit lock code.


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