1. bondarun's Avatar
    Guys...
    AM new to WP8 and Lumia devices...

    Am having a Lumia 920 right now, one of my friend is asking for it...
    So i will be doing a factory reset while handing it over to him...

    The problem is that, while doing factory reset Many lumia does do get stuck at Spinning Gears.
    I know tat its a bug, but is there any way to safely do a factory reset?

    kindly let me know..
    10-10-2013 12:48 AM
  2. benedict's Avatar
    Hi bondarun,

    connect your phone to your PC, then delete all files i.e. pics, vids etc. , this will help during the reset because the phone will have less data to wipe, I reset mine once while it had 3gb free, I got impatient when the spinning rims went on for hours, I rebooted my phone then it bricked, I fixed by following instructions from some forum around here, since then when I need to reset I delete all files then phone resets in less done 10 mins,

    Regards
    bondarun likes this.
    10-10-2013 01:36 AM
  3. bondarun's Avatar
    Thanks m8...
    Will do the same....

    Am planning to upgrade to 925... so want to give it out clean and perfect shape...
    10-10-2013 02:07 AM

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