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By Christopher.Pritchard, Junior Member on 22nd June 2014, 03:40 AM
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Im just opening this thread to let any new Galaxy S5 owners know to be very careful when trying to do a Hard Reboot by holding all the buttons down for 10 seconds (volume up and down, power key, and home key). This is known to cause a factory reset to occur upon device restart. Im currently looking into a solution to doing a reboot for an unresponsive device with out a battery pull, but for now a battery pull is the best solution.

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Chris
 
 
22nd June 2014, 09:13 AM |#2  
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Originally Posted by Christopher.Pritchard

Im just opening this thread to let any new Galaxy S5 owners know to be very careful when trying to do a Hard Reboot by holding all the buttons down for 10 seconds (volume up and down, power key, and home key). This is known to cause a factory reset to occur upon device restart. Im currently looking into a solution to doing a reboot for an unresponsive device with out a battery pull, but for now a battery pull is the best solution.

Thanks,
Chris

DELETED.. Holding power button down for at least 10 secs didnt work for me

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