Lenovo A1000 Hard Reset

Hard Reset LENOVO A1000

First method:

  1. The device must be turned off, so hold down the Power rocker for a while.
  2. Afterwards press and hold together Volume Up + Volume Down + Power button for a few seconds.
  3. You can release held keys as soon as the Lenovo logo appears on the screen.
  4. In the next step use Volume buttons to select "wipe data/factory reset" and tap the Power button to confirm.
  5. Afterwards choose "yes" from the menu, and accept it with Power button.
  6. After a while accept option "reboot system now" using Power rocker.
  7. That's all. The hard reset operation should be completed.

Second method:

  1. First of all, turn on the device.
  2. Afterwards from Main Menu find and select Settings.
  3. Then open the Backup and Reset folder and select Factory Data Reset
  4. Tap Reset Phone and read the warning when it pops up. 
  5. Choose Erase Everything and the phone will begin restoring.
  6. Well done!