Hard Reset Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Did you forget your password, Stuck at the Lock screen and cannot access your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)? Do you want to know how to factory reset or Hard Reset your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) to bypass the lock screen.


Hard Reset Galaxy A5 (2017)

Or You just want data soft reset your phone to your defaults. Then you have to learn how to restore defaults in your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017).

Force Restarting, Hard Resetting or Force Rebooting all refer to the same hard reset procedure on your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) smartphone.

Note Your data will be erased when you do a Hard Reset / Wipe Data, Factory Reset on your Galaxy A5 (2017). Do it at your own risk. Make sure you Backup your data if you can access your phone.

Your smartphone supports Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo) OS version. You can follow the procedure related to the android version you are running on your phone.

How To Hard Reset Galaxy A5 (2017)

Let’s learn how to do a Hard Reset or factory reset your Galaxy A5 (2017) by following the below steps.

Hard Reset Galaxy A5 (2017) Using Hardware Buttons

Hard Reset Galaxy A5 (2017)
  1. First you have to switch off your Galaxy A5 (2017) before doing a hard reset. Charge your phone to at least 50% before doing the hard reset.
  2. Once your Galaxy A5 (2017) is switched off, press the power button and the Volume Down button and Home Button at the same time and hold them until the phone starts.
  3. Release them when you see the Samsung boot screen logo, you will now be taken to the Samsung System Recovery option.
  4. Once you are in recovery mode selection, Use the Volume Up and Down buttons to move up and down the list and select the Wipe Data/Factory reset option and press the Power button to confirm.factory reset Galaxy A5 (2017)
  5. After that it will confirm to Wipe all user data. Select the “Factory Data Reset” Option and press the power button again to confirm.factory reset Galaxy A5 (2017)
  6. Your Galaxy A5 (2017) phone will restart and all the data will be wiped and the Factory Reset will be completed in a few minutes depending on the data stored on your device.

Hard Reset Galaxy A5 (2017) on TouchWiz UI

  1. If you are able to access your Galaxy A5 (2017) smartphone, then we can use the software hard reset option.
  2. Click on the Apps >> Settings app and navigate to General Management Tab.
  3. Then Choose the Backup and reset option 
  4. Then click on the Factory data reset option under Personal Data. And choose Reset Device >> Erase Everything option.
  5. Your device will reboot and this will reset Galaxy A5 (2017) smartphone.

Hard Reset Galaxy A5 (2017) on OneUI Software

  1. Turn on your Galaxy A5 (2017) phone, and verify if it’s running the OneUI software version.
  2. Then go to the Settings app and click on General Management option.
  3. Then Choose the Backup and reset option.
  4. Then click on the Reset option and then on the next window, Click on Factory Data Reset.
  5. And confirm reset by clicking on the Reset button.
  6. Your phone will reboot and all your data will be erased. Now your Galaxy A5 (2017) phone will be fully reset.
Galaxy A5 (2017) OneUI Hard Reset


Galaxy A5 (2017) Frequently Asked Questions:

How to hard reset Galaxy A5 (2017) to factory settings?

Press the hard reset buttons which is the Volume down key + Power button + Home button on your Galaxy A5 (2017) and release when you see the Samsung logo.

Can you reset Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) without password?

Yes, you can reset an Galaxy A5 (2017) without a password.

How do I reset my Galaxy A5 (2017) without a password?

Press the volume down and power button to enter factory reset to rest your device without a password. Note that all your data on your Galaxy A5 (2017) will be erased.

When to do a Hard Reset on Galaxy A5 (2017)?

When your Galaxy A5 (2017) does not boot or its glitching or stuck and cannot be used, a hard reset factory reset is the only option.

How do I boot my Galaxy A5 (2017) into recovery mode?

To enter recovery mode on Galaxy A5 (2017), press the volume down + Home button + Power Button at same time together and release all buttons when you see Samsung logo.

I hope this article was helpful. If you had any problems with resetting your Galaxy A5 (2017).

Also, let us know in the comments section below if you face any issues with your Galaxy A5 (2017), we will help you out.

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