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How to Factory Reset Your ONN Tablet: A Step-by-Step Guide

If you own an ONN tablet, whether it’s the third generation eight-inch model or another version, there might come a time when you need to perform a factory reset.

This can be helpful for troubleshooting issues or preparing your tablet for resale. However, it’s crucial to remember that a factory reset erases all your data, settings, photos, and videos, so back up your important information before proceeding.

Step to reset Onn tablet

  1. Step 1: Power Off the Tablet
  2. Step 2: Enter Recovery Mode
  3. Step 3: Navigate to Recovery

Step 1: Power Off the Tablet  – Press and hold the power button until a menu appears, then tap “Power Off” to turn off your tablet completely.

Step 2: Enter Recovery Mode – Press and hold both the volume up and power buttons simultaneously. Keep holding both buttons until you see text appear on the screen. As soon as you see the text, release both buttons.

Step 3: Navigate to Recovery – Use the volume up and down buttons to navigate through the menu that appears. Move down to the “Recovery” option and use the power button to select it.

Factory Reset using Android recovery menu

In the Android recovery menu, you can use the volume buttons to move up and down, and the power button to select. Navigate down to Wipe data/factory reset and select it using the power button.

  1. Step 1: Confirm the Reset
  2. Step 2: Wait for the Reset
  3. Step 3: Reboot the System

Step 1: Confirm the Reset – You’ll see a warning that this action cannot be undone. Confirm your decision by selecting Yes with the power button.

Step 2: Wait for the Reset – The tablet will begin formatting and resetting itself. Formatting is a long process and may take some time.

Step 3: Reboot the System – Once the reset is complete, you’ll see an option to “Reboot system now.” Select it using the power button.

Your ONN tablet will restart, and you’ll be greeted with the welcome screen. Congratulations, you’ve successfully performed a factory reset!

Performing a factory reset on your ONN tablet can help resolve various issues and give your device a fresh start. Make sure to back up your most important files before you start.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  1. Can I reset my ONN tablet without a Google account?

    Yes, you can reset your ONN tablet without needing your Google account credentials. The factory reset process described here does not require your Google account information.

  2. Will a factory reset remove a synced Gmail account?

    A factory reset will remove most of the data from your tablet, but if you have a Gmail account synced to an app on the tablet, you may be asked to enter your username and password during the setup process.

  3. How long does the factory reset process take?

    The factory reset process can take some time, often around 10 minutes or more. Be patient and let the tablet complete the process.