Samsung Galaxy S6

How to Reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4

This article will give set of instructions about performing hard/soft/remote reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 . Read this article and choose one method and reset your Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4. (all these methods were tested by us.)



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Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4   is one of popular phone In Samsung Galaxy series. But Some times this phone may give errors. Then we have to deal with them. In that situation Hard and Soft Reset give us best opportunity settle the problem.



There are five ways to reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4

  • Normal Factory Reset – It will delete or erase all things but not like a hard reset. If your phone is slow, heating, then use this.
  • Hard Factory Reset – It will delete all things in your phone permanently. If you can’t pass boot or want to “Force reset” then you can use this. Video Guide – below
  • Reset Remotely  – If your phone has stolen then this is the best
  • Reset phone from PC – You can reset your phone from your PC or Laptop. 
  • Flash Stock Rom -This is the most advance method. We can fix system errors too. In this, we install system software again onto your phone.

Note – How to get backup in Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4



We have a option to get full backup in your phone and you can get Contacts,Calendar, SMS, Call logs, Photos, Videos, Music, Browser Bookmarks,Album, Audios, Apps data,WiFi passwords,and apps setting. to Backup – Click Here


How to Reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 {Normally}

Step 1,

  1. Take your Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 phone and go to menu and then go to setting.
  2. Find “Backup and Reset”
    Note – Get full back up before doing this.

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  • If you check that, it will save the WIFI password and your apps data.
  • If you want backup, then you must sign to google account before doing this.
  • Automatically restore the WIFI password and other all apps data and settings.

Step 2,

Tap the “Reset” and it will start performing reset. After restart you can use your Device.

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 Factory Reset / Hard Reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4  

Step 1,

Note – We recommend you to get full back up.

  1. Take your phone and switch off it by pressing power key – please wait until vibrate or Ring
  2. Now press the Power button + Volume Up button + home at the same time until android logo or Samsung logo appears.

Samsung Galaxy S6

Step 2,

After pressing that, you should have below recovery screen and you can access the phone’s boot menu. If not, see the bottom of the post.

Power key = enter
Volume Up = go Up

Volume Down = Go Down

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Step 3,

  1. Go down and Tap “Wipe data/factory reset” by clicking power key.
  2. Go down and select YES–delete all user data” by taping power key.

  • After pressing “YES–delete all user data” your Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 will start performing reset. So, Don’t remove phone battery during this task.
  • You will have to set date and time, language and sign into your google account after the reset.


Reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 remotely

  1. First, Go to Android Device Manager  and login to your Samsung Galaxy phone’s google account.
  2. You can see there is options Box. Click “ Erase” in the Box.
  3. Click the “Erase” and confirm it. It will start to reset the Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4   phone.

Reset Samsung Galaxy Remotly

As well, you are able to use Android device manage for,

> To give a ring to your phone. Then, phone will start Ring phone’s full Sound
> To lock the phone if it is NOT locked yet.
> To change the lock screen of Samsung phone.


Reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 – Video

We cover all the sides of doing reset to Samsung phone. But If you feel any fear to reset your phone then you can watch video about “Factory reset – Step by step” 


Reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 from pc (advance)

SDK – Android Software Development Kit. In this toolkit, you can reset your phone finely by using data cable. you have to follow simple steps. Go to this link and Download SDK and type “adb shell” and type other codes to reset. 

Alternative softwares – In this option, you are able to do a factory reset your Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 by using your laptop or your computer (Recommended)


Hard Reset Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 entire phone (advance)

In above three methods, we only do reset but in this, we are going replace entire android system. If you buy a Samsung android phone, then it has a Stock ROM. Stock ROM is Original ROM and Official Rom that a phone has. So, installing Stock ROM does not avoid your warranty. We found dedicated posts about flashing Stock Roms on “Gogorapid”. Go to that site and Flash a new Rom to your phone.



 

Frequently asked questions and answers

Recover Data after Factory Reset on Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4

Hi,however i reset my phone successfully but i forgot get back up before reset.. I want to know, Can i get my data now? whatapp messages,viber?

Yes, you can get some of the data.. but I can’t say that you can get all the data. try this.


Remove Pattern Lock, phone password 

Lot of people suffering this problem they don’t know how to delete Pattern Lock from their phones. If you use any third party app to set Pattern Lock then Uninstall it first. If you does not use any app then you may have been set it through the phone setting. Try to find it and remove.. If you can’t find then your final solution is “Hard reset”. This process will be performed after switching off the phone.


E:failed to mount Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4

E:failed to mount Samsung Galaxy

After i reset, error message came out?

E:failed to mount /data (Invalid argument)
E:failed to mount  / cache (Invalid argument)
E:can’t mount ‘/data’ (Invalid argument)
E:failed to mount /data (Invalid argument)
E:Can’t mount /data/log/recovery_log.txt

Your phone Rom may be damaged now, So, I think that you have to install Stock Rom again. Your phone’s warranty won’t be void. Stock Rom is default and official Rom. – Stock Rom.


After resetting, Autoboot or bootloop or auto restart

First, remove your phone battery. and wait for 5 min. Then put and press power +Voume Up + home together and select factory reset.

If it Auto boot or auto restart – may be  Power switch is defective and is always depressed. May be your phone case is pressing on it. So, remove that case for little. After try to go recovery mood.

If is does not work then install Stock Rom


After factory reset my phone can’t connect to internet

Q :  I performed reset my Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 phone. Now i can’t connect to internet and the sim card was not recognized. There is a error code too  “E:failed to mount /preload”

A : Contact your Network severs provider (SIM). If there is no any error msg then you should ask Internet settings for your phone.

A : Reset your smartphone again. If it is failed or go wrong again, then try flash a new stock Rom. Your phone’s warranty won’t be void. Because Stock Rom is official Rom. – Stock Rom.


dm-verity verification failed

Your Rom may be damaged, So now You have to install your Stock Rom again. Your phone’s warranty won’t be void.Stock Rom is default and official Rom. – Stock Rom.


stuck at Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920R4 Logo Screen

Your phone may be damaged. So ,I think that you have to install Stock Rom again. Your phone’s warranty won’t be void. Because Stock Rom is default and official Rom. – Stock Rom.


Fix – phone that says “NO COMMAND” in recovery mode

Phone’s recovery may be damaged. So ,I think that You have to install Stock Recovery again. Your phone’s warranty won’t be void. Because Stock  is default and official. – Stock Recovery.