# How to Reset iPhone 12: A Step-by-Step Guide

If you are experiencing issues with your iPhone 12, such as slow performance, app crashes, or unresponsive touch screen, a factory reset may be necessary to resolve these issues. In this article, we will guide you through the process of resetting your iPhone 12 to its factory settings.

## Back Up Your Data

Before proceeding with a factory reset, it is essential to back up all your data to prevent any loss of important information. You can back up your iPhone 12 using iCloud or iTunes. Here’s how:

1. iCloud Backup:
– Connect your iPhone to a Wi-Fi network.
– Go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud > iCloud Backup.
– Turn on iCloud Backup and tap “Back Up Now.”

2. iTunes Backup:
– Connect your iPhone to a computer and open iTunes.
– Click on the device icon in iTunes.
– Select “Back Up Now” to create a backup of your iPhone.

## Performing a Factory Reset

Once you have successfully backed up your data, you can proceed with the factory