Sony Tablet S SGPT11 hard reset
Resetting Your Tablet Device
If your tablet device is not performing as expected, and you cannot force-quit your tablet device by pressing and holding the power
button for about 10 seconds, insert a pin or other slim object into the reset button (hole). You will be able to force your tablet device to shut down.
Pressing the reset button (hole) will not revert settings to factory default.
If you press the reset button (hole) and turn off your tablet device, unsaved data will be lost.
To avoid losing unsaved data or causing your tablet device to malfunction, be sure to shut down your tablet device properly as
If you cannot shut down your tablet device as described above, press and hold the power button for about 10 seconds to force it
to shut down.
If you cannot force your tablet device to shut down, press the reset button (hole).
To reset your tablet device.
Tap [ Apps] - [ Settings] - [ Privacy] - [Factory data reset], and then tap [Reset tablet] at the bottom of the menu on the
All data in the data storage area is deleted, including the Google account information, the system data and settings, and any
application data you have downloaded.
User data such as music, photos, and eBooks transferred from an SD memory card or a device that connects via USB is not
To delete all user data such as music, photos, and eBooks, tap [Erase USB storage] to put a check in the check box, and then
tap [Reset tablet].
It is recommended that you make a backup copy of important data because the user data cannot be restored after being
The tablet device restarts automatically.