HP Stream x360

If you need to reset Windows Phone on your HP Stream x360, you have reached the tutorial that will help you!

HP Stream x360

This method has been approved by the manufacturer as a safe way to return your HP to its factory settings.

Before going ahead with the procedure, please remember that all of your personal data will be erased. If you can, do a backup of your data before proceeding.

Also make sure the battery of your HP Stream x360 is charged to at least 80% to avoid any unexpected shutdowns.

How to reset Windows Phone on HP Stream x360

You don’t need to have access to the start screen of your HP Stream x360 to be able to reset Windows on it. Just follow these steps and you’ll have your device back to it’s factory settings in no time.

  • Turn off your HP Stream x360 completely and wait 20 seconds before proceeding.
  • Turn on your device and press the F11 key several times, until the Choose an option menu shows up on the screen
  • Click Troubleshoot
  • Click reset your PC
  • On the next screen click on Next.
  • Read and answer any screens that shows.
  • Your HP Stream x360 will now reset itself, and when it comes back it will be at it’s out of the box state.

Reset Windows Phone on HP Stream x360 is simple!

If you have followed the steps to reset Windows on your device, then you should now have a HP Stream x360 back to it’s factory settings. Simple as that!

Huawei Ascend W1

Huawei Ascend W1 is the first device by Huawei to run Windows Phone 8. In this article we will explain how you can restore the Huawei Ascend W1 to factory settings if needed. We will explain step by step the two methods available to hard reset Windows Phone on a Huawei Ascend W1 device.

reset Windows Phone on Huawei Ascend W1When do I need to hard reset Windows Phone on a Huawei Ascend W1 device?

To hard reset your phone is a drastic move, which should be taken with care. It involves putting your device in the same state it was in when it came out of the box.

This means everything you have installed, your personalized settings, photos, videos, music, etc., will all be erased.

You would want to return your Huawei Ascend W1 to factory settings if, for example,you have forgotten your lock pin and therefor can not access or use your device.

Another reason could be if you are passing the phone to another person, and do not want that other person to have your personal data. Or maybe you have used your Huawei Ascend W1 for a while and the operative system feels bloated, and you feel like you would like to give it a fresh start.

No matter the reason behind you wanting to hard reset Windows Phone 8 on a Huawei Ascend W1 device, we will explain the steps.

Reminder: Since performing a hard reset wipes out all your data, please consider doing a backup of the information you want to keep before going through with the following steps.

How to hard  reset Windows Phone on a Huawei Ascend W1 device using Windows Phone settings

If you have access to the menus on the Huawei Ascend W1 device and can use it, follow these instructions:

  1. Make sure your battery is at least 50% charged. You don’t want to run out of power in the middle of the hard reset process.
  2. While on the main screen, wipe to the left to access the applications menu, choose settings -> about and then click on the button that says “Reset your phone”
  3. The process will start automatically and will take about 5 minutes. Once it’s finished your device will reboot itself and will start as if just out of the box.

How to hard  reset Windows Phone on a Huawei Ascend W1 device using hardware buttons

This is the method used if you don’t have access to your phone, for example if you forgot the lock pin to unlock your device.

  1. Make sure your battery is at least 50% charged. Once the hard reset process is started, you don’t want to run out of power.
  2. Turn off your device
  3. Press Volume Down button for 3 seconds, and then press and release the Power button, while still pressing the Volume Down button.
  4. Let go of the Volume Down button and go through the following sequence: VOLUME UP -> VOLUME DOWN – POWER – VOLUME DOWN.
  5. Windows Phone will start the process of hard reset. This process will take about 5 minutes, after which the Huawei Ascend W1 running Windows Phone will restart itself, and the device will be just as it was outside of the box.

We hope this tutorial about how to hard  reset Windows Phone on a Huawei Ascend W1 device was useful to you, and please leave us a comment here in our comments section or  on our Facebook page.