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Old 02-22-2007, 08:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Does anyone know how to perform a master reset? As it was when i opened it from the box?
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Old 02-22-2007, 09:21 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Sure thing....go to:

options >> security options >> general settings >> press "BlackBerry button" >> select wipe handheld >> enter blackberry to clear.

and of course, you can soft reset with good 'ol

"alt" + +
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Does pulling the battery do a "better" reset than ctrl-alt-del, a 'soft' reset?
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the difference between pulling the battery and doing a complete security wipe is like rebooting your pc and reinstalling windows os. hope that makes sense.
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Except after I pull the battery I don't have to cross my fingers and hope all the applications and customizations are still there thanks
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