How to Hard Reset Lenovo Tab3 8 

This article will give set of instructions about performing hard/soft/remote reset Lenovo Tab3 8 . Read this article and choose one method and reset your Lenovo Tab3 8. (all these methods were tested by us.)

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Lenovo Tab3 8  is one of popular tab In Lenovo series. But Some times this tab 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 Lenovo Tab3 8

  • Normal Factory Reset – It will delete or erase all things but not like a hard reset. If your tab is slow, heating, then use this.
  • Hard Factory Reset – It will delete all things in your tab permanently. If you can’t pass boot or want to “Force reset” then you can use this. Video Guide – below
  • Reset Remotely  – If your tab has stolen then this is the best
  • Reset tab from PC – You can reset your tab 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 tab.

How to Hard Reset Lenovo Tab3 8 {Normally}

Step 1,

  • Take your Lenovo Tab3 8 tab and go to menu and then go to setting
  • Note – Get full back up before doing this.
  • After go to setting page. tap “Backup and Reset” and select Reset tab
  • Confirm this process by tapping “Erase Everything

 Factory Reset / Hard Reset Lenovo Tab3 8  

Choose a Suitable option to your Device. because there are lot of lenovo versions, lenovo resetting methods. so choose one of below option according to your version.

Option 1

Step 1,

Note – We recommend you to get full back up.

  • Take your tab and switch off it by pressing power key – please wait until vibrate or Ring
  • Now press the Power button + Volume Up button at the same time you can release them when you see the new menu on the screen

  • Select “Recovery Mode” by using the Volume Down to navigate and Volume Up to confirm.
  • Go down and Tap “Wipe data/factory reset” by clicking power key.
  • Go down and select YES–delete all user data” by taping power key.
  • After pressing “YES–delete all user data” your Lenovo Tab3 8 will start performing reset. So, Don’t remove tab battery during this task.
  • You will have to set date and time, language and sign into your google account after the reset.

Power key = enter
Volume Up = go Up

Volume Down = Go Down

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Option 2

My Recovery Mode is Chinese? 

  1. turn off the your Chinese Lenovo tab
  2. Tap and hold “Volume up key+power key” at the same time
  3. choose “Wipe eMMc
  4. then it will start reset.
  5. After performed reset, you can use your tab

Option 3

  1. Turn Off Your Device by taping power key
  2. After that, press and hold at the Volume Up + Volume Down for a couple of seconds together.
  3. Don’t release above button and press and hold down the Power key for a short while.
  4. Release Power button as soon as the Lenovo logo appears on the screen.
  5. You should keep holding the Volume buttons until the Recovery Mode appears on the screen.
  6. you have choose language, choose English version.

Video – link

  • Afterwards choose the “wipe user data” option.

  • Theb tap “fuse format data” and confirm the whole operation by tapping “Yes”.

  • When the Recovery menu appears again on the screen choose “Reboot” option.

Reset Lenovo Tab3 8 remotely

  1. First, Go to Android Device Manager  and login to your Lenovo tab’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 Lenovo Tab3 8 tab.

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

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


Factory Reset Lenovo Tab3 8 – Video

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

Reset Lenovo Tab3 8 from pc (advance)

SDK – Android Software Development Kit. In this toolkit, you can reset your tab 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 Lenovo Tab3 8 by using your laptop or your computer (Recommended)

Hard Reset Lenovo Tab3 8 entire tab (advance)

In above three methods, we only do reset but in this, we are going replace entire android system. If you buy a Lenovo android tab, then it has a Stock ROM. Stock ROM is Original ROM and Official Rom that a tab 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 tab.


Frequently asked questions and answers

Recover Data after Factory Reset on Lenovo Tab3 8

Hi,however i reset my tab 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, tab password 

Remove Pattern Lock, phone password 

Lot of people suffering this problem they don’t know how to delete Pattern Lock from their tabs. 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 tab 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 tab.

After resetting, Autoboot or bootloop or auto restart

First, remove your tab 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 tab 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 tab can’t connect to internet

Q :  I performed reset my Lenovo Tab3 8 tab. 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 tab.

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

Stuck at Lenovo Tab3 8 Logo Screen

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

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

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