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Find the model of your Nokia device and learn how to make a hard reset. Feel free to ask your question

Hard reset BlackBerry Q5

How to do Hard Reset BlackBerry Q5.

Attention! Before doing this action please make backup and turn out sdcard and sim-card. If you ignore this info be ready that you lost all your data.

The process of wipping data from your BlackBerry Q5 is very simple, with a few details perhaps different from the past BlackBerry OS.

Hard Reset BlackBerry Q5

  • Switch on your BlackBerry Q5
  • Go to the device options
  • In the device options, click security options
  • Select General settings
  • Next, press the menu key to confirm
  • Click Wipe hand held, and in the check-boxes select the things(applications) to reset
  • Click continue
  • Now type blackberry, and then OK.
  • Finish

However, in case you have forgotten your phone lock, user code, Google lock or pattern lock, this is what you need to do.

  • 1. Turn off your BlackBerry Q5
  • 2. Remove your SIM card and SD card from your phone
  • 3. Press and hold the Vol+ key and Vol- key
  • 4. While still holding them simultaneously, press the power button
  • 5. You will see the system recovery mode menu. Use the Vol- key to scroll and select wipe data/factory reset, and then press the power key to confirm.
  • 6. Wait until the phone completes resetting, and then select reboot system now.
  • 7. Press the power key to confirm.
  • 8. Your phone is now okay! Lets Rock!!
Hard Reset Nokia E7-00

How To Hard Reset Nokia E7-00

Software problems can make use of your Nokia E7-00 very frustrating and cause several problems that can be resolved by a hard reset Nokia E7-00.

This Problems looks like you need to do Hard Reset Nokia E7-00:
– Voice issues
– Data Damage
– Camera Stand By
– Bluetooth and Wifi Issues
– Unresponsive Touchscreen

Preparation before hard reset:
– Charge mobile phone handset
– Backup important contact data and media
– Remove Sim Card and SD card

Note: After the hard reset of the Nokia E7-00 all data will be lost and impossible to retrieve so make sure to save all important data and backup on a hard drive or external device.

Hard Reset Nokia E7-00

Method 1

>Menu
>Settings
>Phone
>Phone Managment
> Factory Settings
>Delete Data And Restore

If the Nokia E7-00 handset is unresponsive use the following method.

Method 2

>Take battery out of phone before reinserting
>Hold down the following buttons: Volume Down + Camera Key + Menu Key
> While holding down these buttons press and hold the power button
The Nokia E7-00 will vibrate to indicate the hard reset of the handset.

Nokia Microsoft Lumia 640 XL

How to Do Hard Reset Nokia Microsoft Lumia 640 XL

It’s not that complicated to hard reset Nokia Microsoft Lumia 640 XL. All you need to know is the exact thing that where to press and where to go to do hard reset of your Nokia Microsoft Lumia 640 XL. But before doing hard reset or factory reset of your phone, make sure that you have back up of all the important files. Let’s take a look on the total procedure to hard reset Nokia Microsoft Lumia 640 XL.

How to Hard Reset Nokia Microsoft Lumia 640 XL?

> At first, turn off your phone
> Press on the Power button
> Press Volume-down button and hold it until you see an exclamation mark (!)
> Release all the buttons
> Now press the these buttons in exact order:
– Volume-Up-Button
– Volume-Down-Button
– Power-Button
– Volume-Down-Button

And then hard reset will be started shortly.

How to Factory Reset?

  • At first, open your windows phone setting
  •  Press on the “About”
  •  Now, simply press on the “Reset your phone”
  • Your phone will start the factory reset shortly.

But make sure that you have backup of all the important files.

hard reset Nokia lumia 730

How to hard reset Nokia lumia 730?

When you need to do hard reset Nokia lumia 730, you must know the procedure especially when learning on how to do it right.

Here is a guide 1 how to hard reset Nokia lumia 730:

  • Turn off your phone
  • Hold the Volume Down and Power key
  • Power button and keep holding the Volume Down button
  • Volume Up – > Volume Down – > Power – > Volume Down

Guide 2

Main Menu>  Settings > About > Reset your phone

Hard Reset Nokia Lumia 535

How to Hard Reset Nokia Lumia 535

A hard reset or factory reset will remove all user data from the phone, leaving only the operating system intact. This article describes two methods of resetting the phone. If your phone is unlocked, you can reset it through the settings. However, you will need to use a special combination of keys if the Nokia Lumia 535 is locked.

Special Buttons Method

For the first method, first turn off the phone. Press the power switch, and then press the volume down button continuously for a few seconds. When you see an exclamation mark, release the button.

Afterwards, press these buttons in this sequence:
1. Volume Up
2. Volume Down
3. Power
4. Volume Down

Voila! The Nokia Lumia 535 has just been reset.

Unlocked Phone Method
If you can access the settings menu of the phone, there is an easier hard setting method. To start with, turn on the display. Then, go to windows phone settings and choose about. Press reset the phone to confirm the operation. The device will automatically switch off and reset to the factory settings. There you have it.

After you have hard reset Nokia Lumia 535, go to the manual to learn how to get it running once again.

Hard reset Nokia 130 DS

Hard reset Nokia 130 DS

Phone hard is done to wipe all the data that is contained in the phone. When it comes to Nokia 130 DS dual sim, there are three methods that can be used to reset the phone back to factory settings. Below are the three procedures to follow when you want to hard reset Nokia 130 DS.

First method

  1. When the phone is switched on, press the menu button and proceed with this order. Menu – >settings->phone->phone management->factory settings ->delete data and restore.
  2. Accept the operation and press yes.
  3. After this step, the phone will reset itself and restarts.

Second method

  1. Switch off the phone
  2. Press and hold down call button + * button + 3 button + power button until the Nokia logo appears.
  3. The device will reset itself and restart.

Third method

  1. Switch on the Nokia 130 ds handset.
  2. Enter the following code: *#7370#
  3. Enter your password (default password is 12345)
  4. After entering the password, the phone will reset and reboot.
Hard reset Nokia 105 Cyan

Hard reset Nokia 105 Cyan

Hard reset is an option taken when the phone has become unresponsive or it does not perform its work efficiently as expected, a hard reset procedure can be performed to return the phone to its factory default state therefore, bringing back the phone to its initial normal operations.

Hard reset procedure is always a saving option method since its never complicated to perform especially by the phone owner hence saving the amounts which could have been spent on the technician to do the work required.

The procedure to follow in taking a successful Nokia 105 cyan include:

#1. Press the power button until the phone is on i it was initially off.

#2. Navigate to the settings menu then restore factory settings.

#3. Enter the set security code,if there is no set security code use the default code which is 12345.

#4. After entering the code the phone will restart automatically and the process done.

Hard reset Nokia 105 Using Code

  1. Turn on Nokia 105
  2. Make sure Nokia 105 battery is full.
  3. Press anwser key and type this numbers : *#7370# or  *#7780#
  4. Press OK button to confirm your order
  5. Enter your lock code (default code is 12345)
  6. Nokia 105 will do the process to Master Reset to Factory Default, wait for several minutes.

If Nokia Nokia 105 not responding when you press the buttons, you can still restart it with Soft reset.

  • Remove battery for 10 second and insert it again
  • Press and hold the POWER  key for at least 10 seconds.
  •  You will see your Nokia 105 shuts down and starts the soft reset itself.
Hard Reset Nokia Lumia 530

Hard Reset Nokia Lumia 530

Use one of two options to perform a hard reset of the Nokia Lumia 530:

Hard Reset Nokia Lumia 530 from the Settings Menu

Note: by resetting your smartphone from the Settings Menu, you will restore the original factory settings and delete any personal data in the internal storage – downloaded content, ringtones, images, apps, contacts, etc. It is very important to back up this data on a removable storage device before resetting this device. Data stored on the SIM or SD card is not deleted.

To perform a master reset, follow these steps:

  1. Back up any information that you have stored in the internal storage of the device.
  2. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  3. Scroll down to and touch Settings.
  4. Touch About.
  5. Scroll down to and tap Reset Your Phone.
  6. Read the prompt about your personal content being erased and if you agree, touch Yes.
  7. Touch Yes again to confirm.

Hard reset Nokia Lumia 530 via Hardware Keys

Just like when resetting via the Settings Menu, resetting your Nokia Lumia 530 via hardware keys will restore the original factory settings and delete any personal data on the internal storage (downloaded content, ringtones, images, apps, and contacts). It is very important to back up of data prior to resetting the device. The data stored on the SIM or SD card is not deleted.

A master reset via hardware keys is very useful in case the device menus are frozen or unresponsive. To perform a master reset, follow these steps:

  1. Back up any data stored on the internal memory of the handset.
  2. Turn off the phone.
  3. Then press the Power key to turn the phone on
  4. Immediately press and hold the Volume Down button.
  5. An exclamation mark (!) will appear on the display.
  6. Press the following buttons in order (Note: nothing will change on the screen while entering the sequence of buttons):
    1. Press the Volume Up key
    2. Press the Volume Down key
    3. Press the Power key
    4. Press the Volume Down key
  7. Your Nokia Lumia 530 will automatically reset.
hard reset Nokia lumia 521

Hard reset Nokia Lumia 521

Hard reset Nokia Lumia 521

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and touch Settings.
  3. Touch About.
  4. Scroll down to and tap Reset Your Phone.
  5. Read the prompt about your personal content being erased and if you agree, touch Yes.
  6. Touch Yes again to confirm.

To perform a master reset, follow these steps:

  1. Back up any data stored on the internal memory of the handset.
  2. Turn off the phone.
  3. Then press the Power key to turn the phone on
  4. Immediately press and hold the Volume Down button.
  5. An exclamation mark (!) will appear on the display.
  6. Press the following buttons in order (Note: nothing will change on the screen while entering the sequence of buttons):
    1. Press the Volume Up key
    2. Press the Volume Down key
    3. Press the Power key
    4. Press the Volume Down key
  7. Your Nokia Lumia 521 will automatically reset.
Hard Reset Nokia E75

Hard Reset Nokia E75

Before you buy a new phone or tablet, always try the following to repair the device.

First, take out your SIM and SD card, remove the battery completely, and, most importantly, back up your data on an external hard drive.

It will be easy and rewarding to recover your data after doing a hard reset and therefore online backup can be a brilliant alternative to secure information and applications for your Nokia e75 phone. For all your data, ensure that it is secured on a raid system, media hard drive, or even the earlier mentioned external hard drive. Luckily, with or without insurance coverage, if your phone is damaged, stolen, or lost, you will still be able to access all your data, wherever and whenever.

Hard Reset Nokia E75

The first option would be to format the phone by typing * 3 + Call + On power.

However, remember to provide the lock code before the phone is formatted as this is used to ascertain the owner of the phone.

In some cases, the default lock code is essentially provided as 12345.

Alternatively, some Nokia phones can be reset via the menu option by pressing:

  • the menu button,
  • followed by settings,
  • then phone,
  • phone management,
  • factory settings and
  • finally pressing YES for deleting and restoring data.

However, an important note, formatting the phone will permanently delete all the user data, application programs, and operator specific settings.

 Alternative Option for Nokia e75

This option restores the original operating system from the ROM and it is advisable not to delete the photos, document, videos, user settings, and/or third party add-on applications. Therefore, format the C as this option partitions, deletes all data including the memory card, and can be achieved by pressing the combination of #7370# key code. However, always note that to proceed to reset, your battery must be full and your mobile device connected to the charger. This should be done alongside knowing that once the device stops receiving electricity charge during the course of the reset, it can potentially and possibly ruin internal flash memory of your Nokia e75 mobile device and stop functioning.