How To Hard Reset Vivo Y31A

Here you can learn how to hard reset the Vivo Y31A Android mobile. You can unlock your mobile when you forget your mobile password with these methods.

Some reset methods deletes all your mobile data. So read carefully before reset your mobile.

What is Hard Reset?

A Hard reset is a software restore of an electronic device to its original system state by erasing all previously stored data on the device.

Here is the detailed guide about Hard Reset

If you have any other problems check out this page Vivo Y31A Troubleshooting

Hard Reset Vivo Y31A with Recovery Mode

You can hard reset your Vivo Y31A mobile with recovery mode without software or tools.

This Hard reset method will delete

  • Photos, videos
  • Contacts
  • Installed apps and settings etc.

The following tutorial shows all the steps of master reset Vivo Y31A.

Step 1: At the start, use the Power button to disable the VIVO Y31A.

Step 2: Press and keep the Power button + the Volume Up simultaneously.

Step 3: Let go of the Power key as soon as the Vivo logo appears on the screen.

Step 4: You should keep holding the Volume Up key until the Recovery Mode appears before you.

Step 5: In the next step use the Volume buttons to select “Wipe data” and tap the Power button to confirm.

Step 6: From the menu choose “Wipe data” again and accept it with the Power button.

Step 7: As soon as the Recovery Mode appears again on the screen accept the option “Reboot your device” using Power Rocker.

Step 8: Successfully completed reset your mobile.

Hard Reset Remotely with Google Find My Device

If you lose your Android device, you can easily find your device if you turn on the Google Find My Device option.

To lock erase or Reset an Android device remotely, make sure that mobile:

  • Has power on
  • Is connected to mobile data or WiFi
  • Is signed in to your Google (Gmail) Account
  • Has Find My Device turned on
  • It is visible on Google Play

Note: If your mobile is off or is not connected to mobile data or WiFi, you may still find its most recent location if you’ve enabled the Store recent location option.

Steps to Erase Device Remotely:

  • Take another mobile or Computer and on a browser, go to
  • Sign in with your Google account which is used in your lost mobile.
  • The lost device gets a notification.
  • Now, You can see your device location (The location is approximate and may not be accurate).
  • If you get a prompt on the screen, tap Enable lock & erase.
  • Now you can see three options on the screen. 1. Play sound, 2. Secure device, 3. Erase device.
  • Select what you want to do.
  • Use the erase device option to reset your mobile.

Here is the detailed information about Google Find My Device.

Hard Reset with third-party software

If the above method is not working, you can use some third-party apps to reset or unlock your device.

Here we provide the best software to Reset and unlock your Android mobile.

Check out this link for Best Software’s for Android Mobile Hard Reset.

Additional Information

Backup Important Data: Before performing a hard reset, it’s crucial to back up your important data. Here’s how you can back up your data:

  • Contacts: Sync your contacts with your Google account or export them to a file.
  • Photos and Videos: Use Google Photos, Dropbox, or another cloud service to back up your media files.
  • Apps and App Data: Some apps offer cloud backups, or you can use a dedicated backup app like Helium or Titanium Backup (root required).
  • Messages: Use apps like SMS Backup & Restore to save your messages.

Google Account: Ensure that you know the Google account credentials (email and password) associated with your Vivo Y31A. After a reset, the phone might ask for a Google account to verify your identity as part of Factory Reset Protection (FRP).

Battery Charge: Ensure your Vivo Y31A has a sufficient battery charge before starting the reset process. Ideally, the battery should be at least 50% charged to prevent the device from powering down during the reset.

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do I put my Vivo Y31A in recovery mode?

Press the Power key to turn off the mobile. Then hold the Volume Down and Power buttons for a couple of seconds. Let go of the Power key when the Vivo logo appears on the screen. It would help if you kept holding the Volume Up key until the Recovery Mode appears before you. In the next step use the Volume buttons to select “Wipe data” and tap the Power button to confirm.

2. What is the code to reset the vivo phone?

To reset a Vivo phone using a secret code, you can use the following code: Dial *#*#7780#*#*

This code performs a factory data reset and will erase all your data, settings, and installed apps. However, it will not affect the firmware and pre-installed apps.


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