How to Format Tecno Phones

tecno android recovery mode
tecno android recovery mode

Tecno have been one of the best Android phones presently in the market. It is the cheapest among the android cell phones you can see presently, Tecno is one of the best and is extremely competitive regarding the cost. When utilizing these astounding devices, we are sometimes prone to make some changes to them that if care is not taken properly, we end up losing the device. In the event that you have misused your phone and you have to reset or restore it to its factory settings, here is the trick on how you will be able to FORMAT Tecno android phones or how to RESET your Tecno without making use of a Computer. This tip is the simplest & straightforward way to go about the formatting.

Best Budget Smartphones to buy in 2022
Best Budget Smartphones to buy in [year] – Tecno WX3 LITE

One of my siblings as of late purchased a Tecno device, while he was downloading numerous advantageous applications for the android phone, he chooses to protect his Tecno phone by locking it with an android application. So he downloaded the applications lock for android phones and installed it.

Abruptly he discovers that all his android applications has been locked also and his secret password is been rejected by the device. All exertions to amend this problem seem to be unsuccessful.

Another case like this one, I love privacy. I make use of the android maze lock. The next day I left the phone with a friend who I forgot to tell the demonstration of the maze. He tried and tried and tried but to no avail until my device got blocked and it was asking for an E-mail to utilize in confirming the password. Unfortunately my mobile was not data-active. I felt bad and decided to make some researches on how to  format a Tecno device, though I encountered many different solutions which refuses to work for me until I came across this that will eventually wok fine on almost all Android phones.

MUST READBest Way to Root Tecno L5 & Other Tecno Phones

So, How I Format Tecno Device Easily

How to Format Tecno Phones

When you have messed up with your Tecno device, you don’t have to take it to the Techy fellows to extort cash from you, all you need to do is this.

  •   Switch off the phone first.
  •   Press and hold the Power key and the Volume Up key in the meantime and it hold up until you see a Menu show up on the screen before you remove your hand from the two buttons.
  •   On the Menu, you will see a choice that shows DATA Wipe/factory RESET.
  •   Utilize the volume keys to scroll down and up, select the DATA Wipe/factory RESET with the Power key.
  •   An alternate Menu choice will show up and you will see an arrangement of NO’s arranged vertically so scroll down with the assistance of your volume key and select DELETE ALL USER DATA.
  • At that point utilize the Power key to select it and sit tight for the procedure to finalize.
  • When it is carried out, you will be taken to the first Menu then scroll to REBOOT PHONE NOW and utilize the Power Key to Select the choice and sit tight for your phone to REBOOT.

Congrats! Assuming that you take after these steps accurately, your Tecno android phone will now be restored to production line settings.

NB: Make comprehend these steps before going ahead to resetting your device. Additionally note that all your information will be gone.

I trust this information makes a difference? Don’t hesitate to share this post to your companions utilizing the like/share buttons. You can likewise subscribe to my blog beneath for additional tips conveyed to your inbox. Much thanks to you.


  1. Techno camon 11 stuck on boot logo have followed all videos on you tube even flashing new firmware but still wont go past the boot logo

  2. Comment: My TECNO P701, is not working, it says for it to completely set up, I need to verify my google account, I have tried multiple times, but its not working. What do I do?

  3. my techno wx3p i have rest it but it has failed tocome back to normal.It is showing checking network and below it,its showing Adding few finishing touches.This may take aminute or two.pliz help what can i do

  4. Comment: Hi did wipe my data in techno w4 now can use my camera telling me to switch off all apps that use Flashlight or camera nd taking hours for it to on.

  5. hi! my phone is stuck in factory mode the problem is that my volume bottons are not working so i can’t start it again , is there is any way i can get out of it with computer help . pls replay soon.

  6. hi, after rebooting my Tecno WX3 it reaches a point in which i am told to connect to internet of which after connecting i don’t see any reaction what can i do please in orde to proceed

  7. previosly i was not the one using my phantom 6 but immidiatly after i reboot my phone it start asking me for the last google account that use

  8. Somebody Have Set a password in the internet of My W1 Techno Phone,
    Now when i open, it always ask me for flushing But I Tried Till Nothing, So What Should I Do?

  9. Hello i left my phone for some minutes to my friend, and he was surfing in the internet, so the phone right now is asking for the provision of google internet password, right now the phone is only accepting calls with a blue display on the screen (welcome) the phone is tecno w1
    Please what should i do? Because i have even rejected flushing with the serial number (IMEI;35521208441729) VC;731582

  10. after all the steps that end with reboot , it is asking me to sign in with google account that was previously synced on this device email address which I don’t have what do I do please?

  11. Pls I tried formatting my phone using this logic but its not working for my techno h7.
    Firstly the language that comes up is like Chinese.
    Secondly it has been booting for like hours now.

  12. Comment:plus I tried formatting my fine with De steps u gave,when I used the volume button to click on wipe data it wrote no command..pls what can I do..

  13. Comment: please after formatting my tecno y3 all I see is that I should enter a password for WiFi, am lost I don’t know what to do. pls help

  14. Hi. My tecnol5 has been hanging for hours now. Its just black tho its showing the notification bar. What do I do? I cant remove the battery because its inbuilt. Please help.

  15. …happy i found this. Thanks in advance for your assistance. Please i have with me now a Tecno A6. I have tried this but its not responding it just comes on and goes off. The initial problem is that my kid sister blocked it and now they are asking for email address and password which i don’t know

  16. hello. please my friend’s tecno phone went dead but unfortunately there is no charging point on the phone as one of the board interface is destroyed. please is there any solutions?

  17. Comment:I have done exactly as directed but keeps getting this searching for wi fi network. Pls I need an immediate reply. Thanks.

  18. I have done all the factory reset steps and it has finally hung on the part that is asking for an email address that was previously synced with the device and I’m putting it but it’s not working. What do I do?

  19. Le problème avec mon tecno 1722 est qu’il a sélectionné l’anglais comme lanque d”écriture de manière qu’il est impossible de le désactiver. comment faire pour le ramener en français. merci pour votre professionnalisme.

  20. I rooted my Tecno y2 but after that things turned all round the android with the apps are misbehaving like when I luanch an app it takes me back to home screen and can install short cuts of apps which are not in phone.what could be the problem and solution for it

  21. when is I select ‘wipe/factory reset’ data, it doesnot show me the ‘nos’. therefore it is like am blocked because I don’t know what to do next. so please help that I manage to format my tecno h3. may be it requires that I insert a sim card before I start the processes.

  22. my tecno phantom z A7 is four month old since i bought it,and its service cannot be recommend.
    my first complain is that,it get warm.I know most phones get warm but this is the hottest phone i have ever used.secondly,its shows ads more than my previous phone and it gets irritating and made my whats app and facebook conversations disturbed.finally,it’s gone i cant even access my apps how i’m supposed to.It keeps saying “NO APPS CAN PERFORM THIS ACTION”and all the other app keeps stopping… i drew the toolbar and went to settings where i tried resetting and still after that it keeps on showing the same’s been a week offline for me and its hell for me…i dont have money for another phone so i need it to be please…..

  23. Hi.kindly i have tried to factory data reset my Y3S Techno android phone after i forgot my anti-theft privacy protection password but i have encountered the same problem whereby there is still an inquiry of the password after turning it on.I thereby kindly request for your assistance.Thanks in advance.

  24. How can i want to unlock my tecno y6 but to no avail i have tried your factory test but still all says is my email and password which i have forgotten ,anytime i tried what appears on the phone is full phone test,view phone test result,item test,bt eut,ctp calibrate and exit. at the upper i can`t scroll to spreadtrum, phone test ,factory usedor factory test either,pls help me am just confused. thanks alot

      • i’ve got some problems i encounter with my Tecno m3, it is not vibrating regardless of the sound settings and in the camera-app it does not have that icon where one taps for the rear camera such that it’s only applicable with the front camera, Can you help?

  25. Pls tell me how to go about formatting my Techno N3 device….After it’s switched on,it’s showing me @
    “RESTORE PHONE” and i pressed it but it wouldn’t leave the page still?

  26. Comment…please before now when I open too many programs and i want to view them, i press and hold the the middle button on my Techno Y2 to view them. but now don’t know what happened when i hold the button, i will not see anything. please what will i do?


  28. Comment…I have a h5 techno but its misbehaving, it hook, network service goes of,and failed to will show techno logo and stay like that, I try your formatting procedure, it didn’t work.what is the solution

  29. Hi..My Tecno H6 phone won’t connect to my beats studio wireless ever since I flashed the phone.I discovered my phone’s bluetooth address is unavailable.. Don’t know what to do..kindly leave a reply that will help me fix this..Thank you

  30. pls I have tried formating my tecno y3s but there is no change,it still displays enter privacy password. Please help

  31. Comment…My tecno h7 has been attacked by virus,apps that download themselves in the likes of sexy hot,porn club,lock screen apps,apus app,torch light app,jumia app and a host of others. the phone can’t be operated,other apps have stopped working,the battery has been affected. someone said it is “adware and malware virus”. Am so confused now. the phone storage and sd card storage was wiped out still the virus is still there. Even antivirus like the likes of 360 security,clean master and the rest of them are not effective. tried your formatting procedure but it didn’t help. please help a sister

  32. techo p3 is alittle complexwen it comes to reset, but hear is the trick, press the power key + volume down key wait until the logo and android sign immediatelyhold the volumeup key utill the reset menu is displayed, u can now release the vol up key, follow as always and use the power key to confirm,………..

  33. What can I do for gettin’ my phone better
    I’m really in need of it and all my penpals are searching for me and don’t keep asking whats wrong

  34. Please when I get an incoming call my phone can pick up when I try to pick up it writes unfortunately the phone has stopped… And at the same time I can’t format…

  35. My tecno l6 is going crazy, it brings up stuffs like android system, system plugging, android patch, installs unwanted apps, and most times shuts down and restarts automatically,, ,,, tell me how to fix this bro. … .. thanks

  36. My Tecno Y4 displays ‘privacy protection password’ how do I remove it, I forgot the password. I have tried the method above but it still displays the same after rebooting. Help me please

      • please I need help, my tecno phantom z mini keep asking me to enter privacy protection password to unlock it after i change my simcard, which I dont know, and I do the factory rest several time but still it keeps asking me for privacy protection password, need help please!

    • Follow this tutorial:

      1st- Turn off your Y4
      2ND-Press And hold Volume up key for 2 Sec and Power button
      3- When you see android logo Realise Power key
      4-When you see android Factuar logo Realise volume up and press Power button
      5Use volume down to scroll down wipe/factuar reset and then press power button
      6-Volume down =Delete all yes
      7-Power bnuttton
      8-Power bottun to Boot
      9-Yes,Skip,Skip,Not thanks,Not now,Complete your Y4 For use.

  37. my tecno y3 is locked and its asking me to enter the privacy password and i’ve tried everything including formatting it but nothing seems to work.what can I do?

  38. my tecno r7 says “unfortunately core has stopped”….how do i resolve this,? is there any hope at all? cos ive tried ur formatting means and nothing seems to improve

    • my tecno r7 says while formatting it is stopped by mesage “unfortunately core has stopped”….how do i resolve this,? is there any hope at all?

    • power of phone and remove battery, wait for a minute before
      insert battery, press volume up and power key hold until a triangle appears
      then release both keys and press volume up key or volume down
      A menu appears
      use volume up and down as scrolling key
      power key as selecting
      scroll down to factory reset and press power.
      scroll agaim to wipe user data and press power key.
      now reboot

  39. My tecno mobile L6 have a problem after playing with it more in the setting until people trying to call me but I can’t answer them back. I even formated the entire phone but still can’t work for me. So please help me solve this problem with the caller or dialer setting.

      • Please! My tecno L6 gives problem, i can answer cant call and same time some applications appeared fron nowhere and my malfunction. I try to rest factory settings but still they re back there. How can i format my tecno L6 or how to stop those problems. Thanks

  40. i removed battery from tecno H5 while restarting. after switching on it did Chinese
    after which cant go beyond Tecno icon . what should i do?

  41. My Tecno h6 displays ‘privacy protection password’ how do I remove it, I forgot the password. I have tried the method above but it still displays the same after rebooting. Help me please

    • There is no auto reboot in Tecno P3… but you can do that manually by switching off the phone, then switching it on, back.

      • Hello, my tecno y6 has failed to factory reset instead it just brings options that include fast boot, normal boot and recovery which all have failed. I really want my phone to get to normal again. I want to factory reset it…… What can I do now?

        • have u tried it this way, hold the volume key and power bottom I think from there u factory reset. my own issue with my Y6 is that when i ON my data my service bar will run to empty bar


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.