(:title Samsung Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 Hard Reset:) !! Performing a Normal (Soft) Reset on a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 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 Button''' for 10-20 seconds. The device will power down. * Press the '''Power Button''' until the device turns back on. !! Performing a Full (Hard) Reset on a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 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 Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 returns to its default settings and looses all information that is not recorded in ROM (Read Only Memory) including Contacts, Messages etc..''' ''Note: If you reset your device to the factory defaults with SD card encryption setting enabled, the device will not be able to read your encrypted files. Disable this setting before resetting the device if you wish to wipe the SD card. A backup is advisable before continuing.'' Via Settings: * In '''Idle Mode''' open the application list. * Choose '''Settings''' then '''Privacy'''. * From here choose '''Factory Data Reset''' then '''Reset Devices''' and finally '''Delete All'''. (:table style="margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; font-style:italic; border:1px solid black; background-color:#DCDCDC":) (:cellnr:) %center%[[http://www.ipaqrepair.co.uk/store.php?cat_id=659 | %color=#14B243%'''Problems With Your Samsung?'''%%]] %color=#000000%Have a look at our website to see if we can help.%% %center%[[http://www.ipaqrepair.co.uk/store.php?cat_id=659 | %color=#14B243%'''Visit Us for Samsung repairs and parts.'''%%]] (:tableend:)