Sony Xperia L - Resetting your device

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Resetting your device

You can reset your device to its original settings, with or without deleting all of your

personal data. Before you perform a reset, make sure to back up any important data

saved on your device.


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To perform a factory data reset

To avoid permanent damage to your device, do not restart your device while a reset procedure

is underway.


Drag the status bar downwards, then tap .


Find and tap Backup & reset> Factory data reset.


If you also want to erase data such as pictures and music, which is saved to your

device's internal storage, mark the Erase internal storage checkbox.


Tap Reset phone.


To confirm, tap Erase everything.