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Old 12-10-2020, 03:12 PM
 
Location: McAllen, TX
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Originally Posted by MissAngie View Post
To do a factory reset on this model phone I have to be able to see the screen. Obviously I cannot do that. I think it is time to wave the white flag on this one. I still have a pretty good throwing arm considering my size and I think it is time to put it to use with this phone.
You can still do it but you have to start with the phone off. You cannot power it down obviously unless you can see the screen. You can however let the battery die, plug it in to the charger and then try it. If you decide to try it you should end up with a screen like this. The 5th choice down will do the factory reset.



Here's the full article just in case you decide to do it. You've got nothing to lose but yeah, these days it's easy to go out and buy another phone.
https://gadgetguideonline.com/s7/sas...recovery-mode/
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