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Old 09-14-2008, 12:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is there any way to reset the BB without having to actually do a battery pull?
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Is there any way to reset the BB without having to actually do a battery pull?
Press Alt + Left Shift + Del to restart ur BB without a battery pull.
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Press Alt + Left Shift + Del to restart ur BB without a battery pull.
Alt + RIGHT Shift + Del
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When the battery is pulled, is everything lost on the phone? I just got an 8820, but have not yet synched it with a computer. I use Mac at home, and am awaiting a new Macbook Pro to arrive in order to try and backup the phone. I understand that Macs do not use Desktop Manager anyways and that I need to use Pocket Mac or Missing Sync.

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I have noticed some of the time when I try the alt + shift + del it will only do a soft reset. The red LED will light for a little and then right to the homescreen without the hourglass and usual one minute wait.
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When the battery is pulled, is everything lost on the phone? I just got an 8820, but have not yet synched it with a computer.
Nothing should be lost with a battery pull on a Blackberry.
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Nothing is lost with a battery pull reset, other than browser cache and memory space regain.

Read the FAQs here: How do I reset my BlackBerry? - BlackBerryFAQ
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