How to Easily Master Format MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773 with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix troubles at MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS). This phone comes with Android Nougat as factory default operating system. The main differences between MOTOROLA MOTO E4 with PLUS or without PLUS are LCD screen MOTOROLA MOTO E4 is 5 inches while MOTOROLA MOTO E4 PLUS is 5.5 inches, others is about processor and internal memory options, and the most important thing is battery differences, at PLUS type is bigger using 5000 mAh. Although the screen size is different, but both of them use same 720p resolutions. Find more information about how to solve problems of MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) at community. MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) also known as MOTOROLA MOTO E 4th Generation.

What is Advantage of MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773 Specifications:

LCD 5 inches and 5.5 inches for MOTOROLA MOTO E4 PLUS
Internal memory 16 GB for MOTOROLA MOTO E4 with 2GB RAM
Internal memory 16 GB or 32 GB for MOTOROLA MOTO E4 PLUS with 2GB RAM
Main Camera 8 MP, f/2.2, autofocus, LED flash for MOTO E4
Main Camera 13 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, LED flash for MOTO E4 PLUS
Front Camera 5 MP with LED flash for video conference and selfie photography
Processor Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
Operating system Android Nougat version 7.1.1
Battery Li-Ion 2800 mAh for MOTOROLA MOTO E4
Battery Li-Ion 5000 mAh for MOTOROLA MOTO E4 PLUS

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

With Mediatek Mediatek MT6737 processor, this phone can run good without problems for some applications. The internal smaller memory at MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) using 16 GB still enough to install famous and interesting applications from Google Play Store like Whatsapp, Facebook, Snapchat, WeChat, Telegram, Line Messenger, Instagram, Viber, Skype, Blackberry Messenger (BBM). Please read carefully user review when we want to install new or not famous applications, because sometime they have bad stuff inside applications like viruses or malware. More review will give better result before install that kind of applications. If we install that bad apps then our MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) become hang or bricks or hang or bootloop or frozen or LCD touch screen not responsive or LCD screen not responding with our finger touch. What we have to do? First we have to try do soft reset or reboot or restart to remove temporary files or caches that can make some trouble at this phone. If our MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) can boot again, then please directly download one good antivirus applications from Google Play Store like AVAST or NORTON, please choose only one we like. The antivirus will try to scan all installed applications and give recommendation setting to our phone. If the problems still happen, then next steps is doing hard reset or master format. Please note, doing hard reset will remove or erase all important data, therefore we have to backup all data first before doing master format. Doing hard reset will remove all Google account from MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS). For safety reasons, please do not install any unknown APK files, because it is very easy to make our phone getting trouble.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773?

When some trouble happen at MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) then sometime it become hang or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. Please press and hold POWER button until MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) shutdown or turn off by itself. After it totally off, thn we can press again POWER button to turn it ON. This process will not remove any important data, therefore we can do this process anytime we want. If our MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) still can work properly, but we want to clear temporary files and caches from some applications, then please press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, continue choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.

How to backup data or Contact at MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) has already signed in with Google account, by default our contact will be synchronize in the background to Google server. Please make sure we check all contact at Google contact server using Internet browse to make sure backup is done.

Follow this step to Backup Important Data Contact & Others for MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS)

#Option 1, Hard Reset MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773 with menu setting:

This is the option that we can do if MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) still can access the menu setting, then try to hard reset with this step:

  1. Turn on the MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS)
  2. Please make sure the battery is not empty or charge the until battery full
  3. Make sure you already backup all important data, because it will deleted from MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS)
  4. Go toMenu Setting > Backup & reset > Factory Data Reset
  5. ChooseReset Phone, continue withErase Everything
  6. The MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) will do the master reset until it finish

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#Option 2, Hard ResetMOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773with hardware button key:

In some situations, the LCD of MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) is not responding, or frozen or stuck or blank so nothing happen when we navigate or touch the MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) screen, in this situations, please try to hard reset with hardware key by this steps:

  1. Make sure you have fully charge the MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) battery (more than 50% or 100% is recommended)
  2. Backup all important data as you can, because all data will be erased
  3. Power off the MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS)
  4. First PressVolume Downbutton about 2 until 3 seconds
  5. Continue with press and releasePower Button
  6. If the combination between step 4 and 5 is success then we will seeBootOption in the LCD screen
  7. Navigate menu withVolume Downbutton to go toRecovery, to choose or enter pressVolume Up
  8. In the step at no.7 success, we will see Motorola Logo with exclamation mark
  9. Press hand holdVolume Upbutton for about 15 seconds (do not releaseVolume Upbutton after 15 seconds) continue directly with pressPower Button(in some phone, you can skip this steps and continue to next steps)
  10. We will see Menu at LCD screen
  11. Follow the menu option and useVolume UpandVolume Downto navigation, and pressPower Buttonto Enter or OK
  12. After finish formatting or hard reset, the MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) will restart from beginning again

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

This phone comes with 16 GB or 32 GB internal memory. If MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) need to extend storage capacity, then we can use MicroSD maximum 128 GB. Do not worry for dual simcard slots, because external memory have their own slots. We will have many important files and photos inside MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS), moreover this phone have good main camera 13 megapixel and front camera for selfie photography have 5 megapixel with LED flash light, it will give good result for private pictures. We have to secure our data when MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) away from us or stolen or lost to make unauthorized people can not have our files. MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) already have fingerprint which located at front side together with home button menu. But we have to activate this functions first and register our fingerprint hand to make this phone recognize our fingerprint. We still can use other security protections like screen lock pattern or password pin protections. The problems will be happen when we forgot security answer or can not open with finger scan, what should we do?

Do not worry because we can unlock or bypass forgotten screen lock pattern or password pin protections at MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) use registered Google account. All new Motorola smartphone already use latest Android version with FRP (Factory Reset Protection) for give more security protections when our phone lost and can not reset without password. If we need to force hard reset using hardware button combination key, then previous same Google account username and password will be ask after finish reformat to make sure this phone belong to us. Therefore we have to always remember carefully our Google / Gmail username and password.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773?

There is no secret hidden code for MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773 ?

There are two phone memory type at MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS), one is internal memory and the other one is external memory. If we want to format internal memory phone then we have to do hard reset or reformat the operating system of MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) as well. Please use menu setting to do hard reset or reformat using #option 1 above, but make sure to give checkbox mark at Erase Internal SD card / Internal storage. Then it will reformat the factory default operating system and remove or erase any data inside internal memory.

To reformat or wipe or erase all data at external memory, we can use menu Setting > Storage > Erase Internal Storage / SD Card. Please always make sure all data has already backup before reformat or wipe everything, because it is hard to recover formatted / wiped data at internal or external storage.

How to Make Battery ofMOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

There are big differences between MOTOROLA MOTO E4 with vs without PLUS. MOTOROLA MOTO E4 use 2800 mAh battery while MOTOROLA MOTO E4 PLUS use 5000 mAh battery capacity. With only 0.5 inches bigger screen at MOTOROLA MOTO E4 PLUS, but the battery performance improve almost twice, of course MOTOROLA MOTO E4 PLUS can work more longer for use full one day, some users also can use two or more days. But as we know LCD screen brightness will consume more power when we set very bright. If we want to see full movie or playing games several hours, then we have to do some adjustment at LCD screen brightness as low as possible. Please also disable all not use connections at this phone like GPS or Bluetooth or NFC or Wifi. If some applications want to know our locations for more features, then please use GPS battery saving mode which can be setup at menu Setting > Location.

3 thoughts on “How to Easily Master Format MOTOROLA MOTO E4 (PLUS) XT1766 / XT1763 / XT1770 / XT1773 with Safety Hard Reset?”

  1. After hard resetting​ my Moto E4 plus it says there is a Google lock. I have tried the code *#*#4363#*#* and nothing happened and also have tried a few bypass ways. Hoping you can help . I don’t know the original Google account information.

    • Hi, factory default operating system of Motorola Moto E4 is using Android Nougat, it mean this version already support FRP for protect your phone when stolen or lost or use by unauthorized people. After finish hard reset or master format to factory default, you have to make sure this phone is belong to you by sign-in with previous Google account. If you can not login with Google account at Motorola Moto E4, then please try to restore or fix your Google account from computer browser and browse to and follow help link to restore your account.


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