How to hard reset Samsung Galaxy Core I8262

Samsung Galaxy Core I8262 Hard Reset

When a Samsung Galaxy Core I8262 cell phone becomes unresponsive or “frozen,”… A hard, or master, reset is required. This tutorial describes how to reset your Samsung Galaxy Core i8262 cell phone to factory default.

Important before performing a reset:

  • Recharge your device’s battery in at least 50% of the charge or better at 100% charge.
  • Save your data : Hard reset will permanently delete all your data and customized settings, and will remove any applications you’ve downloaded and installed. Be sure to back up any data and files (photos, calendar, pictures, videos and others) in a safe place, before you do a factory reset.
  • Watch carefully the steps to the procedure.
  • Remove SIM and memory cards.
  • Still have questions? Ask!

What does Hard reset your SAMSUNG i8262 phone do?

1. Delete all user data (photos, contacts and others)
2. Removes all user-installed applications
3. Remove password lock for user security
4. Remove Pattern Lock
5. Delete the Google account set up on your device
6. Improve cell phone performance
8. Eliminates application-related error messages and mobile errors
9. Restore all device settings to factory default

What this procedure does not do?

1. Does not modify the operating system version
2. Does not restore user data
3. Do not unlock the device for subsidy code
4. It does not solve the operating system problems.

How to hard reset samsung galaxy core i8262

Steps # 1 : Hard reset I8262 Galaxy Core from recovery mode with button key.

  1. Turn off the power and remove the battery.
  2. Wait a few moments.
  3. Insert the battery back into the device.
  4. Press and hold volume up + home button + power button until the phone vibrates.
  5. When the RECOVERY menu appears, release the
  6. Choose “wipe data / factory reset “ using the Volume Buttons.wipe data factory reset
  7. Confirm the selected option using the Power Button
  8. 8. Now choose “YES – delete all user data ” using the Volume Buttons.delete all user data
  9. Confirm the selected option using the Power Button
  10. Now select “reboot system now ” using the Volume Buttons
  11. Then confirm to end with the Power Button
  12. Wait to finish

That’s it!

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Steps # 3: Factory Rest GT-I8260/ GT-I8262 DUAL using software menu setting

  1. Switch on your phone.
  2. Go to menu: Setting > Backup and reset > Factory Data Reset > Reset Device.
  3. Choose Erase Everything
  4. Confirm the requests
  5. Wait to your GT-I8260 / GT-I8262 DUAL will do the process to Master Reset to Factory Default,


Steps # 4 : Hard Reset SAMSUNG GALAXY CORE GT-I8260 / GT-I8262 DUAL with Secret Hard reset Key Code :

  1. Turn on your SAMSUNG i8262 Galaxy Core phone
  2. Type hard reset code : *2767*3855#
  3. Confirm the requests
  4. Wait to finish



  1. Turn on your SAMSUNG i8262 Galaxy Core phone
  2. Type hard reset code : *#*#7780#*#
  3. Confirm the requests
  4. Wait to finish