Performing a Normal (Soft) Reset on a Samsung ATIV Odyssey

A normal reset is sometimes called a soft reset. A normal reset stops all running applications but does not erase any programs or saved data.

Caution be sure to save any unsaved data before performing a normal reset since a normal reset erases all unsaved data.

To restart your device:

  • Press and hold the Power Key for 11-13 seconds.
  • The device will power off.
  • Turn the phone back on to complete the soft reset.

Performing a Full (Hard) Reset on a Samsung ATIV Odyssey

A full reset is sometimes called a hard reset. Perform a full reset when you want to clear all settings, programs and data from RAM (Random Access Memory).

Caution if you perform a full reset, your Samsung ATIV Odyssey returns to its default settings and looses all information that is not recorded in ROM (Read Only Memory) including Contacts, Messages etc..

  • In Menu Mode select Settings.
  • From here System then Reset you phone.
  • Finally, confirm with yes to complete the hard reset.

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