How do I clear all data from my Android OS device?

At Indiana University, if you have configured your device to connect to Exchange, you can use OWA to wipe your data remotely if your device is lost or stolen; see In Outlook Web App, how can I manage my Exchange ActiveSync device?

Warning:
The following will delete all data on your device.

These instructions may not be exact for all Android devices; check your manufacturer's instructions or search the web, if necessary.

To clear all data from your Android OS device:

  1. From the Home screen, tap Menu > Settings. Find and tap an option such as Privacy or Backup.
  2. Tap Factory data reset.
  3. Tap Reset phone.

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Last modified on 2017-05-16 12:15:31.

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