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Old 11-30-2007, 10:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My boss gave me his old pearl that he lost, then found after buying a new phone. Anyway, it's FULL of his info, it's all setup for his email and everything and i have a buttload of his email on the phone. Is there a way to reset everything?

Also he didn't give me a cd or anything, but is there any software that i can download so i can browse the phone and delete/add stuff?
Old 11-30-2007, 11:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Welcome to the forums.

You can go into Options (icon) -> Security Options -> General Options, then click the Menu key (with the dots) and click Wipe Handheld. That will remove all data, but leave applications intact.

Have you contacted T-Mobile and added a Blackberry data plan yet?
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Old 11-30-2007, 11:02 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Go to options then security then menu then wipe device. Check the Faqs. section for the proper software download, here.

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Old 12-01-2007, 01:20 AM   #4 (permalink)
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good ideas.....
but i learned it hard way.........i entered the password and forgot when i was connecting to DM it gave me 10 chances to remember the password....every single time i entered it wrong and end up wipeing all the info. of the phone....

now i know..
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