Originally Posted by Hoppyjr
If you are trying to "clean off" the device to sell it or something like that, try Settings-Options-Security Options-General Settings- then - click in the trackwheel and select "Wipe Handheld". You will be prompted to inter Blackberry and this will wipe the data (Contacts, Calendar, notes, etc) and resore it to the basic config. This is how I did it on my Verizon devices.
Just a bit heavy-handed if you're only
wiping the address book.
Originally Posted by Kapn Koala
This works for sure. Everything else is just a hassle having to have it already connected to your computer. This works like a hard reset takes. Thanks for the advice.
FYI a hard reset on a BB does not affect data. Hard resets on other devices may wipe data but that's not the case with the BB. A hard reset on a BB is a battery pull or Alt-Right Shift-Del twice.