Soft Reset - Samsung Galaxy Tab™

Note A soft reset is the most useful tool for resolving a variety of issues. In most cases, a soft reset won't affect data on the device, unless the battery is very low.

  1. Press and hold the Power button.
  2. Select Power off.
    Note When the device isn't responding, continue holding power button for 7 to 10 seconds to force a shut down.
  3. Press and hold the Power button to power on the device.