Apple is one of the leading companies in the world today who have been creating quality phones for a long time now. iPhone 3 after its release had created a buzz in the market, grabbing attention of many customers all over the world.
Owners of the magnificent device faced problems such as not turning on or freezing of display at times, requiring a hard reset to solve.
In today’s article we shall show you simple and easy steps to hard reset the iPhone 3.
How to Hard Reset the iPhone 3
Follow the iPhone 3 hard reset process below:
Press and hold the Home button below the screen for at least six seconds, until the application you were using quits. Turn the iPhone 4G off and turn it on again, if that does not work. Press and hold the Sleep/ Wake button on top of iPhone for a few seconds until a red slider appears, and then drag the slider. Then press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the Apple logo appears.
If that doesn’t work, reset iPhone 3. Press and hold both the Sleep/Wake button and the Home button for at least ten seconds, until the Apple logo appears.
How to Reset Settings of the iPhone 3
If you want to reset all settings of the iPhone 3, follow the steps below:
First choose choose General and then Reset and tap Reset All Settings. Doing so will reset all your preferences and settings. Information, such as your contacts and calendars, and media, such as your songs and videos, are not deleted.
If you want to delete all content and settings choose General > Reset and tap “Erase All Content and Settings.” All your media and information are deleted. You must sync iPhone with your computer to restore contacts, songs, videos, and other information and media.
You now not only know how to hard reset your iPhone 3 but also to reset settings and delete content. Have fun with your device without limits today.