PSA: Resetting your telephone dangers upsetting Google Pockets, until you do it proper

PSA: Resetting your phone risks upsetting Google Wallet, unless you do it right

Spare a thought for Google Pockets customers who’ve discovered this the onerous means, however a minimum of you will not should fall into the identical little-recognized lure. Primarily, when you have a Galaxy Nexus, HTC EVO 4G LTE or some other suitable handset and also you carry out a manufacturing unit reset, there is a excessive probability you will spoil the safe aspect that’s designed to guard your NFC chip from tampering. This disables Google Pockets and it appears there is no repair as soon as that occurs, aside from calling up a pleasant (and hopefully interactive) customer support agent. Nevertheless, there is a approach to forestall it: earlier than manufacturing unit resetting, you need to go into the Google Pockets app, select ‘Menu’ then ‘Settings’ and ‘Reset Google Pockets’. There it’s — easy sufficient, however evidently not marketed sufficient by Google or the telephone producers themselves.

 Feedback Disabled

Featured Tales Sponsored Content material

Examine Your Devices

PSA: Resetting your phone risks upsetting Google Wallet, unless you do it right

Immediately examine merchandise aspect by aspect and see which one is greatest for you!

Attempt it now →