Factory Reset Nokia Lumina 520

Reseting a Nokia Lumina 520 Windows 8 Phone is a little bit trickier than most other smart phones these days. This short guide will help you reset your Nokia Lumina 520 back to factory default settings. Remember this will delete all of the data on your phone so be sure to make a backup of your important files before proceeding.

  1. Plug your Nokia Lumina 520 into a wall charger.
  2. Power off the phone
  3. Hold Down the **VOLUME DOWN **button until an exclamation mark appears on the screen.
  4. Press the following Key Combination
    • POWER
  5. The Phone will now reboot and you will see a screen with spinning gears. The phone will reboot again after a few minutes and will be restored to its factory default settings.
Nokia Lumina 520

Nokia Lumina 520

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