Factory Data Reset (Powered Off) - Motorola XOOM™ 4G LTE

A factory data reset may help with a blank or frozen screen, apps crashing or freezing, keypad/touchscreen problems, can't hear, device making noises, can't make or receive calls, and device won't sync.

Caution Perform a factory data reset only if absolutely necessary as it removes all data including:

  • Google account
  • System and app data
  • App settings
  • Downloaded apps
  • Media (Music, pictures and videos, etc.)


Note An alternate reset method is available if the device can be powered on and is responsive.

  1. With the device powered off, press the Power button to power the device on.
  2. When the Motorola logo appears, wait 2 seconds then press and hold the Volume down button.
  3. When the Android recovery text appears (in the upper left), release the Volume down button then press the Volume up button.
  4. When the Android recovery screen (Android with exclamation point in a yellow triangle) appears, press and hold the Power button.
  5. While holding the Power button, press the Volume up button.
  6. Press the Volume down button to select wipe date / factory reset.
  7. Press the Power button.
  8. Press the Volume down button to select Yes -- delete all user data.
  9. Press the Power button.
  10. Ensure Reboot system now is selected then press the Power button.
    Note Allow several minutes for the factory data reset and reboot processes to complete.
    Note If applicable, set up your device.


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