Hard Reset SONY Xperia Tablet S

First method:

  1. The first thing which you should do is switching off the device.Hard Reset SONY Xperia Tablet S
  2. Afterwards go to Settings and then to Backup & Reset.
  3. In this step tap Factory data reset and Reset Phone
  4. Next, choose Erase Everything if you are sure you want to clear all your data. 
  5. Finally, select OK to confirm the whole operation.
  6. Well done! The hard reset has just been performed.

Second method:

  1. At first, switch off the tablet by pressing the Power button.Hard Reset SONY Xperia Tablet S
  2. Then hold down Volume Up + Power button for about 10 seconds.Factory Reset SONY Xperia Tablet S
  3. From the menu choose "Wipe Data/Factory Reset" by using Volume buttons to scroll and Power button to select options.Factory Reset SONY Xperia Tablet S
  4. Tap "yes" to confirm the operation if you are certain you want to clear all your data.
  5. Use the Power button to accept option "reboot system now".Factory Reset SONY Xperia Tablet S
  6. Success! You have just performed the hard reset operation.

Third method:

  1. First you should download PC Companion, in example from here: http://www.sonymobile.com/gb/tools/pc-companion/
  2. Install it and run.
  3. Next you will see window with 4 options.
    Master Reset SONY Xperia Tablet S
  4. Choose option "Support Zone New!", and click "Start".
    Wipe data SONY Xperia Tablet S
  5. Wait for the program to install the appropriate add-on.
  6. After that you will see next window with 3 options.
    Format SONY Xperia Tablet S
  7. Go to option "Phone / Tablet Software Update", and click "Start".
  8. Select "repair my phone / tablet".
    HardReset SONY Xperia Tablet S
  9. Now follow the instructions and accept all informations. 
    Restore SONY Xperia Tablet S
    Remove screen password SONY Xperia Tablet S
  10. Please be patient and wait until preparing computer for software update is complete.
    Remove Screen Lock SONY Xperia Tablet S
  11. Afterwards choose your phone / tablet model.
    Permanently delete data from SONY Xperia Tablet S
  12. If you see this window, then connect your device into your PC.
    Hard Reset SONY Xperia Tablet S
  13. Good job!

SONY XPERIA Tablet S - Factory / Hard reset (two ways)

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

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