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Question [Q] Question on formatting

Hello I want to format my phone (too many apps) but everytime I go to format (from settings) the phone reboots and start twrp to comfirm the factory reset. If I do this
  1. Will this delete the ROM?
  2. Do I have to flash gapps again?
  3. Will this remove 3rd party kernel?
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Hello I want to format my phone (too many apps) but everytime I go to format (from settings) the phone reboots and start twrp to comfirm the factory reset. If I do this
  1. Will this delete the ROM?
  2. Do I have to flash gapps again?
  3. Will this remove 3rd party kernel?
It really depends on what you format in recovery. If you want to get rid of the apps you installed, you can do a factory reset from the OS. Gapps, apps flashed via recovery, and the kernel will remain.
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