How to Hard Reset HTC Wildfire / Factory Reset your HTC Wildfire

Restarting or factory resetting your HTC Wildfire phone

If your phone becomes unresponsive or sluggish, try restarting your phone and see if that helps.

In case your phone has a persistent problem that cannot be solved, the last resort is to do a factory reset.

Restarting your HTC Wildfire phone (soft reset)

If your phone is running slower than normal, an application is not performing properly, or your phone becomes unresponsive,

try restarting your phone and see if that helps solve the problem.
To restart your phone, simply turn it off and back on. If pressing and holding the POWER button doesn’t work, then remove the battery,

wait for a few seconds, reinsert the battery, and then turn the phone on.

Performing a HTC Wildfire factory reset (Wildfire hard reset)

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Performing a HTC Wildfire factory reset using phone buttons

If you cannot turn on your phone or access the phone settings, you can still perform a factory reset by using the buttons on the phone.


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  1. With the HTC Wildfire turned off, press and hold the VOLUME DOWN button, and then briefly press the POWER button.
  2. Wait for the screen with the three Android images to appear, and then release the VOLUME DOWN button.
  3. Press VOLUME DOWN to select CLEAR STORAGE, and then press POWER.
  4. Press VOLUME UP to start the factory reset.




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