Hard Reset LG Phone

Here is the complete guide about how to Hard Reset LG Android phone without password or pattern lock. Also, provide factory reset from settings method and unlock with Android multi-tools software for free.

If you forgot your mobile password or PIN, here you can easily unlock your smartphone.

Hard Reset deletes all your device data like photos and contacts etc.

Following Data will be deleted

The following data will be erased from your phone after the reset.

  • Google account
  • System and app data
  • Settings
  • Downloaded apps
  • Music
  • Pictures
  • All other user data
  • Service provider apps and content
  • SD card decryption key
  • All SD card data

Before Reset

You must follow the below steps before resetting your device to prevent data loss and device software related problems etc.

  • Your mobile battery must be above 50%.
  • Remove SD cards and sims.
  • Read carefully every point in reset methods.

What is Hard Reset?

Hard reset is a process of formatting or wiping all data (Photos, Contacts, and apps, etc) on any electronic device (mobiles, routers, and TVs, etc). You will not recover any data after resetting your device.

Factory reset will fix many issues. You can speed up your device, remove the virus which causing malfunctions, and free up space, etc.

Check out, detailed information about Hard Reset.

Select Your LG Phone to Reset

  1. LG X6
  2. LG X4 (2019)
  3. LG K12 Plus
  4. LG G8s ThinQ
  5. LG V50 ThinQ 5G
  6. LG K40
  7. LG K50
  8. LG Q60
  9. LG G8 ThinQ
  10. LG Q9 One
  11. LG Q9
  12. LG V40 ThinQ
  13. LG Candy
  14. LG G7 One
  15. LG G7 Fit
  16. LG Q8 (2018)
  17. LG Signature Edition (2018)
  18. LG K11 Plus
  19. LG X2
  20. LG Stylo 4
  21. LG X5 (2018)
  22. LG Q Stylus Plus
  23. LG Q Stylus a
  24. LG Q Stylus
  25. LG V35 Plus ThinQ
  26. LG V35 ThinQ
  27. LG Q7 Plus
  28. LG Q7a
  29. LG Q7
  30. LG K30
  31. LG K9
  32. LG X4
  33. LG V30S Plus ThinQ
  34. LG V30S ThinQ
  35. LG K8 (2018)
  36. LG K10a (2018)
  37. LG K10 Plus (2018)
  38. LG K10 (2018)
  39. LG X4 Plus
  40. LG X cam
  41. LG Signature Edition
  42. LG V30 Plus
  43. LG V30
  44. LG Q8
  45. LG Stylo 3 Plus
  46. LG X venture
  47. LG X500
  48. LG G6 Plus
  49. LG Q6a
  50. LG Google Nexus 5
  51. LG Google Nexus 5X
  52. LG Stylus 2
  53. LG Xcam
  54. LG X Power
  55. LG X screen
  56. LG V20
  57. LG G4 Stylus
  58. LG G3 Stylus
  59. LG Q6 Plus
  60. LG Q6
  61. LG G6
  62. LG K8
  63. LG G5
  64. LG G Flex 2
  65. LG AKA
  66. LG Ally
  67. LG Andro-1
  68. LG Apex
  69. LG band Play
  70. LG Bello II
  71. LG C550
  72. LG Class F620S
  73. LG Connect 4G
  74. LG D500
  75. LG DM-01G
  76. LG Double Play
  77. LG E460
  78. LG E510 Optimus Hub
  79. LG E730 Optimus Sol
  80. LG E985T
  81. LG Enact
  82. LG Enlighten
  83. LG Escape
  84. LG Escape 2
  85. LG Esteem
  86. LG F3Q
  87. LG F60
  88. LG F70
  89. LG F90
  90. LG G Flex
  91. LG G Flex2
  92. LG G Pad 8.0 V480
  93. LG G Pad 8.0 V490
  94. LG G Pad 8.3
  95. LG G Pad II 10.1
  96. LG G Pad II 8.0
  97. LG G Pad II 8.3 LTE
  98. LG G Pro 2
  99. LG G Pro 2 D838
  100. LG G Pro Lite
  101. LG G Stylo
  102. LG G Vista
  103. LG G Vista 2
  104. LG G2
  105. LG G2 F320
  106. LG G2 L-01F
  107. LG G2 Lite
  108. LG G2 Mini
  109. LG G3
  110. LG G3 A
  111. LG G3 Beat
  112. LG G3 F400
  113. LG G3 LTE-A
  114. LG G3 s
  115. LG G4
  116. LG G3 Screen
  117. LG G4 Beat
  118. LG G4 Stylus 3G
  119. LG G4 Stylus H630
  120. LG G4 Stylus H630D
  121. LG G4c
  122. LG Genesis
  123. LG Gentle
  124. LG GT540
  125. LG GW620
  126. LG GX
  127. LG Ice Cream Smart
  128. LG Ignite
  129. LG Isai FL
  130. LG Isai Vivid LGV32
  131. LG Isai VL
  132. LG Joy
  133. LG Joy TV
  134. LG K10
  135. LG K10 LTE
  136. LG K7
  137. LG K7 LTE
  138. LG L Bello
  139. LG L Fino
  140. LG L Prime D337
  141. LG L20
  142. LG L20 Tri
  143. LG L30
  144. LG L40
  145. LG L35
  146. LG L50 Sporty
  147. LG L60
  148. LG L65
  149. LG L70
  150. LG L70 Tri
  151. LG L80
  152. LG L90
  153. LG Leon
  154. LG Leon 3G
  155. LG Leon H324
  156. LG Logos
  157. LG LS720
  158. LG LU6800
  159. LG Lucid 2
  160. LG Lucid 3
  161. LG Lucid 4G
  162. LG Mach
  163. LG Magna
  164. LG Magna LTE
  165. LG Marquee
  166. LG Max
  167. LG MS500
  168. LG MS659
  169. LG myTouch
  170. LG myTouch Q
  171. LG Nexus 4
  172. LG Nexus 5
  173. LG Nexus 5X
  174. LG Nitro HD
  175. LG Optimus 2X
  176. LG Optimus 2
  177. LG Optimus 3D Cube
  178. LG Optimus 3D Max
  179. LG Optimus 4G LTE
  180. LG Optimus 4X HD
  181. LG Optimus Black
  182. LG Optimus C
  183. LG Optimus Chic
  184. LG Optimus Elite
  185. LG Optimus EX
  186. LG Optimus F5
  187. LG Optimus F6
  188. LG Optimus F7
  189. LG Optimus G
  190. LG Optimus G E973
  191. LG Optimus G E975
  192. LG Optimus G Pro
  193. LG Optimus G Pro E980
  194. LG Optimus G Pro E988
  195. LG Optimus GJ
  196. LG Optimus L1 II
  197. LG Optimus L1 II Tri
  198. LG Optimus L3
  199. LG Optimus L3 E405
  200. LG Optimus L3 II
  201. LG Optimus L4 II
  202. LG Optimus L5 II
  203. LG Optimus L7
  204. LG Optimus L7 II
  205. LG Optimus L9
  206. LG Optimus L9 II
  207. LG Optimus LTE
  208. LG Optimus LTE 2
  209. LG Optimus LTE III
  210. LG Optimus Me
  211. LG Optimus Net
  212. LG Optimus One
  213. LG Optimus One P504
  214. LG Optimus P920
  215. LG Optimus Pad
  216. LG Optimus Pad LTE
  217. LG Optimus Pro
  218. LG Optimus Q
  219. LG Optimus Q2
  220. LG Optimus Regard
  221. LG Optimus Slider
  222. LG Optimus T
  223. LG Optimus U
  224. LG Optimus V
  225. LG Optimus Vu
  226. LG Optimus Vu II
  227. LG Optimus Z
  228. LG Optimus White
  229. LG Optimus Zone 3
  230. LG P659
  231. LG P692
  232. LG P698
  233. LG P768
  234. LG P769
  235. LG P895
  236. LG P936
  237. LG Phoenix
  238. LG Prada 3.0
  239. LG Prime Plus
  240. LG Ray X190
  241. LG Revolution
  242. LG Spectrum
  243. LG Spectrum 2
  244. LG Spirit
  245. LG Spirit 3G
  246. LG Splendor
  247. LG Spray 402LG
  248. LG SU760
  249. LG Swift L5
  250. LG Thrill
  251. LG Thrive
  252. LG Transpyre
  253. LG Tribute
  254. LG Tribute 2
  255. LG V10
  256. LG V10 H900
  257. LG V10 H901
  258. LG V10 H960
  259. LG V10 H962
  260. LG V10 RS987
  261. LG V10 VS990
  262. LG Viper
  263. LG VM720
  264. LG Volt
  265. LG Volt TV
  266. LG Vortex
  267. LG VS410 Optimus Zone
  268. LG Vu 3
  269. LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition
  270. LG Wine Smart
  271. LG Wine Smart 2015
  272. LG Wine Smart Jazz
  273. LG Zero
  274. LG Zero H650K

Hard Reset with Recovery Mode

This method format all mobile data like photos, apps, music files, and contacts, etc. So backup Android data before resetting your smartphone if possible. You can not recover data after a hard reset.

Method – 1

  • First, Switch off your LG mobile, by holding the power button.
  • After that, hold down the Volume Up + Power Button (Volume Down +  Power Button).
  • When you see the  LG or Android Logo screen, release all the buttons.
  • Afterward, choose to wipe data/factory reset option, Using the Volume button and confirm with the Power button.
Android wipe data/factory reset in recovery mode.
  • Navigate with Volume Button to select Yes option and press the Power button.
  • Once the reset is complete, you will be bounced back to the same recovery mode menu.
  • Next, press the Power button to select Reboot system now.
  • Well done, You are successfully Hard Reset your Mobile.

Note: If you do not go to recovery mode automatically after releasing all buttons do this. While holding down the Power button press and release Volume Up Button.

Method – 2

  • First, Switch off your LG mobile, by holding the power button.
  • After that, Hold down the
    • Volume Down +  Power Button or
    • Volume Up + Power Button.
  • When you see the LG or Android Logo screen, release all the buttons.
  • Next, you will see Android exclamation mark.
  • While holding down the Power button press and release Volume Up Button.
  • Afterward, Choose wipe data/factory reset option, Using Volume Buttons and confirm with Power button.
  • Navigate with Volume Buttons to select Yes option and press the Power Button.
  • Once the reset is complete, you will be bounced back to the same recovery mode menu.
  • Next, press the Power button to select Reboot system now.
  • Well done, You are successfully Hard Reset your Mobile.

Note: If you do not go to recovery mode automatically after releasing all buttons do this. Press the Power button.

If the above methods did not work, follow this guide to get more Hard reset methods via recovery mode.

Hard Reset Via Recovery Mode

Related Guides LG

UnlockSoftware UpdateFlash File
Recovery ModeSecret Codes

Factory Reset LG

Here is the complete guide about How to Factory Reset LG mobile. This method may also delete all your device data like photos, apps, settings, and contacts, etc. So backup all your phone data before reset.

Factory Reset deletes all your device data. So backup all your LG mobile data (Media files, apps, and contacts, etc) before reset.

This is the Android 9 version factory reset method. Other versions available below.

Factory Data Reset from Settings

  • First, Switch on your mobile.
  • Then, open the setting’s menu.
  • Next, click on the About Phone or General management option.
  • Now, scroll down and select the reset option.
  • Then, select the Factory data reset option.
  • Next, scroll down and select the option Reset or Reset Phone.
  • Now, Enter your password.
  • Finally, Choose the Erase everything option.
  • Wait for a while, your device will be rebooted.
  • Factory reset completed on your mobile.

You can easily Restore Android Mobile Data after Hard Reset. In reset option you can also find auto restart option.

Android Factory data reset and reset network and accessibility settings

If your mobile has a different android version from above, please check out below link to factory reset your mobile.

Android Phone Factory Reset

Reset Network Settings LG

This will reset all your network settings, including Wi-Fi settings, Mobile data settings, and Bluetooth settings.

  • Power On your LG mobile, by holding the power button.
  • Tap the Setting’s icon from your home screen.
  • Next, find Reset option (It may be in General management or About Phone).
  • From the list, tap on Reset network settings.
  • Then, select your sim and tab on Reset settings.
  • Again, tap on the option Reset Settings.
  • Well done, You are successfully Reset network settings in your LG Mobile.

Reset Accessibility Settings

Your phone accessibility settings will be reset to their default settings with this method.

Keyboard and font size won’t be reset. Accessibility settings in downloaded apps won’t be changed. Personal data on the phone won’t be changed.

  • Power On your phone, by holding the power button.
  • Tap the Setting’s icon from your home screen.
  • Next, find Reset option (It may be in General management or About Phone).
  • From the list, tap on Reset accessibility settings.
  • Then, tap on the option Reset Settings.
  • Well done, You are successfully Reset accessibility settings in your smartphone.

LG Unlock with Google Find My Device.

This is the best method to reset your Android phone remotely. This method useful when you lose your phone or not able to access your mobile.

You can also unlock your LG mobile with Google Find my device (Android Device Manager). This method also deletes all your Android phone data. After your device has been erased, you can’t locate it.

You can only use this method if you already added Gmail account to your phone and having an active internet connection. If your device is offline, erasing will begin when it next comes online.

  • Take another phone or PC and open any browser.
  • After that, visit Google Find My Device.
  • Sign in using the Google login credentials which are used on your phone.
  • After login, there will be three different options Play Sound, Secure device and Erase device.
  • Now Click on Erase device option.
  • Afterward, you will see Erase all data menu.
  • Then tap on the Erase option.
  • Well done, You are successfully Reset your LG Mobile.

Reset LG with Android Multi Tools

Android Multi Tools is a small utility to Unlock and Reset any Android phone without any password or PIN. You can also Wipe data (Media files, Contacts, and Apps, etc) on your Android phone.

Android Multi Tools support Windows 10, Windows 8 or 8.1, Windows 7, XP and Vista. And also check Software and Hardware info of your Android mobile with Android Multi Tools.

You need Computer, USB cable, and Android multi-tools software to reset your device.

All phone data will be deleted with this method.

Android Multi Tools - Reset and unlock any Android phone.

Follow these steps to reset your phone.

  • First, Download the Android Multi Tools.
  • Then, open Android Multi Tools v1.02b gsmforum file in the downloaded folder.
  • Then, connect your mobile device to PC via USB cable.
  • After that, press 5 on PC to wipe all data on your device.
  • Wait for a while.
  • Finally, your device will be rebooted and wiped successfully.

Here you can download and install Android multi-tools for free. Check out below link.

Download Android Multi Tools

General FAQ – Reset LG

How to Reset LG phone?

You can easily reset LG Android phone with Hard reset and factory reset methods. You can also reset your phone with Google find my device and other software.

What is Recovery Mode in LG?

Android Recovery Mode is an independent and lightweight runtime environment that is included in a separate partition from the main Android operating system on any Android device.
Recovery Mode on allows you to Wipe data or factory reset, Reboot system, and update software, etc without entering into your phone.

Can I Reset LG phone without Password?

Yes, you can easily reset without password with Hard reset and Google find my device methods, etc.

How do I reset my LG to factory settings?

You can reset your phone to factory settings via Settings menu >> backup and reset option.

Does a factory reset delete everything LG

Yes, it will delete everything from your phone. You can back up all your data before factory reset from the setting’s menu.

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