Last Updated on June 17, 2022 by Bestusefultips
Do you want to factory reset your locked Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6? Here’s how to hard reset Pixel 6 Pro using the power & volume down and up keys. Hard reset is also known as master reset. When you forget the password or pattern lock, there is an unresponsive touch screen, Pixel won’t turn on, stuck on the Google logo, a black screen of death, and other issues. Back up your important data before hard reset your Google Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6.
How to Hard Reset Google Pixel 6 Pro Without Password/Pattern/PIN
It will delete all your Pixel data, including your Google account, Internal storage, photos, videos, downloaded apps, etc. Make sure to back up & restore your data before performing a hard reset/factory reset of your Pixel 6 Pro.
Step 1: Long press the power button until you view the power menu and tap the Power off.
Step 2: Touch & hold the power & volume down key simultaneously until the Start button view.
Step 3: Press the volume down key until Recovery mode views.
Step 4: Press the Power key to boot into recovery mode on Pixel 6 Pro.
Step 5: You can view the Android Robot exclamation mark with No command on the screen.
Step 6: Long press the power button and the volume up button once only to go to the Android recovery screen.
Google Pixel 6 Pro recovery mode includes Reboot system now, Reboot to bootloader, Apply update from ADB, Apply update from SD card, Wipe data/factory reset, power off, etc.
Step 7: Press the volume down key until it highlights the Wipe data/factory reset.
Step 8: Press the Power key.
This message display: Wipe all user data? This cannot be undone!
Step 9: Press the volume down key to select Factory data reset.
Step 10: Press the Power key to access it.
Step 11: Press the Power key to reboot the system in your Pixels.
How To Factory Reset Pixel 6 Pro Using Phone Settings
Step 1: Go to Phone Settings.
Step 2: Scroll down and tap System.
Step 3: Scroll down and tap Reset options.
Step 4: Tap on Erase all data (Factory reset).
Step 5: Check the box Erase downloaded SIMs. If you want to remove SIM data, tap on Erase all data at the bottom right side.
Step 6: Confirm your lock screen.
Step 7: Tap on Erase all data button.
And that’s all. Do you still have any questions regarding hard reset Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6? Tell us in below comment box.