1. minnieusa's Avatar
    i am selling the s3. i thought i was wiping it clean for new buyer by using the reset but phone numbers when i text are still there. how do i do a hard wipe to get rid of any personal stuff and names
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    10-31-2013 04:12 PM
  2. GSDer's Avatar
    but phone numbers when i text are still there.
    If you go through the setup process (which is necessary to send TMs) then you've just undone the Factory Reset.

    When you perform a Factory Reset, simply turn the phone off.

    If I remember correctly there's a setting in the Kies software that allows you to format the internal memory at the same time you perform a Factory Reset.

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    10-31-2013 04:35 PM

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