Hard Reset SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i

First method:

  1. Start with the phone off, to do it press Power buttonHard Reset SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  2. Press and hold both the left and right Action buttons under the display. HardReset SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  3. Press the Power button while the others 2 keys are still held. Factory Reset SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions as the phone immediately begins the Factory reset process.
  5. Done, after restart your device will be ready.

Second method:

  1. Make sure that device is turned on. Hard Reset SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  2. Start by opening Main Menu next on open Settings folder.
  3. Tap on Privacy and select Factory Data Reset.
  4. Tap on Reset Phone, enter your password (if required) and confirm by selecting Erase Everything.
  5. Let the phone restart and you’re done.

Third method:

  1. You should first download and install program PC Companion.
    * In example from here: http://www.sonymobile.com/gb/tools/pc-companion/
  2. If all went well, you will see window with 4 options.
    Format SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  3. Next click "Start" under the name "Support Zone New!".
    Restore SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  4. Wait until the process of the installation is completed.
  5. Now you should see window with in example option "Phone / Tablet Software Update".
    Remove screen password SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  6. Accept this option -> click "start".
  7. Then click "repair my phone / tablet".
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  8. Please follow all instructions, and confirm that.
    Remove Screen Lock SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  9. Read "Inportant information", and confirm.
    Permanently delete data from SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  10. Afterwards PC Companion is "preparing computer for software update".
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  11. Next select your phone / tablet model.
    HardReset SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  12. Follow steps, which you see in new window.
    Factory Reset SONY ERICSSON Xperia X10i
  13. That's all!

WARNING !
Hard Reset will erase all of your data
All described operations you are doing at your own risk.

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