How to Hard Reset an iPhone 12

A hard reset is a method of restoring your iPhone to its factory settings by erasing all data, settings, and content. This can be helpful if your iPhone is frozen, unresponsive, or has other issues that cannot be resolved with a regular restart. In this tutorial, we will explain how to hard reset an iPhone 12.

Note: Before proceeding with a hard reset, make sure to backup your iPhone data to avoid data loss.

Here are the steps to hard reset an iPhone 12:

Step 1: Press the Volume Up Button

Press and quickly release the Volume Up button located on the left side of your iPhone 12.

Step 2: Press the Volume Down Button

Press and quickly release the Volume Down button located below the Volume Up button.

Step 3: Press and Hold the Side Button

Press and hold the Side button located on the right side of your iPhone 12 until the Apple logo appears on the screen. Keep holding the button until the logo appears.

Step 4: Release the Side Button

Release the Side button once you see the Apple logo on your iPhone 12. Your iPhone will start to restart and will take a few moments to complete the process.

Step 5: Enter Your Passcode

After the restart, your iPhone 12 will ask for your passcode to access your phone. Enter your passcode to log in to your phone.

Note: If you have forgotten your passcode, you will need to restore your iPhone using iTunes or iCloud to remove the passcode and access your phone.

That’s it! You have successfully hard reset your iPhone 12. Your iPhone is now restored to its