ASUS Zenfone 2 recovery menu hard reset remove unlock pattern or password tutorial

1. Turn the ASUS Zenphone2 device off.

2. Keep holding the Volume UP key on the backside of the phone and the "power key" on the top of the device, keep them simultaneously pressed until you see ASUS logo and the device vibrates, after the vibration release the keys.
3. You will see NORMAL BOOT  -3 options on the top of the screen. You can change modes by pressing the Volume down key.
- Normal BOOT - this is the default option
- POWER OFF
- RECOVERY MODE
Select RECOVERY MODE using the Volume down and press POWER shortly. The phone will reboot and after about 5 seconds an Android robot will appear on the screen and when you see "Error" just press the Volume UP and POWER key at the same time.
4. In recovery menu highlight Factory reset / wipe data with Volume down key. Press power.
5. Highlight and select Yes -- delete all user data using Volume down and power key.

All data will be lost! It may take several minutes.

How to reset remove password on asus zenfone 2 usnig recovery menu to hard reset the device

General advice: Before you buy a new cell phone or new tablet, please try the following procedure to repair your device in a software way. First charge your battery, backup your important data if possible and in most cases take out SIM and SD card before doing factory reset. It is impossible to recover your data after doing a hard reset, so online backup is always important. For all of your data, a backup should be done on an external device, hard drive, raid system or media. With or without insurance, if your cell phone lost, damaged or stolen at least your invaluable data is backed up in a safe place. If you are about to sell your phone and you want to wipe your personal data, or if your phone affected with virus you have to do a hard reset. In some cases, you can delete the forgotten password or lock pattern from your device as well. All information is for devices with stock based ROMs. If you are using rooted device, always back up your EFS folder first, containing your IMEI info, etc.! Please also note, that a hard reset operation will not unlock your mobile phone's SIM lock or network lock, but it will remove the unlock pattern, remove the user password or PIN password (NOT the SIM card's 4 digit PIN code). Also note that the firmware version will not be affected in any way, it will not be downgraded, it will remain the same you are using and if you have rooted your device, root privileges remain also unaffected.