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Old 01-31-2008, 07:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi,

I'm getting my Pearl replaced tomorrow morning because it's increasingly been behaving bizarely, restarting itself again and again until I pull the battery etc.

My question is, once I've backed it up (once it lets me, it either restarts itself again when I plug it in, or XP tells me it's malfuncioned). Will a restore to a new handset tomorrow restore the OS onto the new handset as well (which could be pointless), or just my saved data and settings?

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You can either backup and restore or use the switch device wizard. Either will only re-install apps and data. The OS is not updated! You should be good to go if you have managed a good backup!

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