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How to format a blackberry curve 8320

Master Reset (Wipe Handheld)
WARNING: Proceed with caution. A master reset will result in the loss of ALL user data! It is recommended to perform a backup of the RIM BlackBerry data.

Scroll to and select the Settings icon (to select push the trackball in).
Scroll to and select the Options icon.
Scroll to and select Security Options.


Scroll to and select General Settings.


Press the Menu key , then select Wipe Handheld.


The device is going to confirm that the data will be erased. Select Continue.
WARNING: A master reset will result in the loss of ALL user data!


Enter "blackberry" to confirm handheld wipe.


Master Reset via BlackBerry Desktop Manager
If the device's keyboard has failed or unable to perform a master reset with the RIM BlackBerry, perform the reset via Application Loader.
WARNING: Proceed with caution. A master reset will result in the loss of ALL user data! It is recommended to perform a backup of the RIM BlackBerry data.

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How do I do a factory reset on a SCH-R830C


Performing factory data reset ( master reset or hard reset ) Samsung Galaxy Admire 2 SCH-R830C via External Hardware keys buttons by Entering Android System Recovery:
  1. Turn off the device
  2. Remove the battery about 10 second and reinsert, remove sim card and sd card
  3. press and hold both the Volume Up key and the Power key until theSamsung logo is displayed.
  4. Press the Volume Down key to scroll to wipe data/factory reset.
  5. With wipe data/factory reset highlighted, press the Power key.
  6. Press the Volume Down key to scroll to Yes - delete all user data.
  7. Press the Power key to confirm.
  8. Press the Volume Down key to scroll to wipe cache partition.
  9. With wipe cache partition highlighted, press the Power key.
  10. Once the wipe is complete, press the Power key to select reboot system now.
Warning! All data will be erased from device memory, including system and application data, settings and downloaded applications. Back up your important data. The device will restore to factory settings.

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Perform a hardware factory reset
A master reset will result in the loss of all data stored on the device including 3rd party applications.
With the device turned off, press and hold the Volume down key.
Note: To turn the device off completely, remove the battery.
With the Volume down key held down, press and hold the Powerkey. Release the Power key when the Android system recovery screen appears Use the Volume down key to scroll to wipe data/factory reset.With wipe data/factory reset highlighted, press the Power key.Press the Volume down key to scroll to Yes -- delete all user data.
With Yes -- delete all user data highlighted, press the Power key.Once the wipe is complete, with reboot system now highlighted, press the Power key.The device will restart.The device is now reset and ready for use.

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were is the reset button


There is no reset button. In order to reset phone, you can perform following steps.

Steps to perform Master Reset

Performing this function will reset all user-defined settings on the device.

  1. From the standby screen, tap the Menu icon > Settings > More > Reset Settings > Master Reset.
  2. Tap Yes after reading the warning.
  3. Enter Security code, tap OK. The default security code is 0000.


Steps to perform Master Clear

This will erase all data (pictures,address book,any downloaded content) and reset any user defined settings on the device.

  1. From the standby screen, tap the Menu icon> Settings> More> Reset Settings > Master Clear.
  2. Scroll to and select Handset.
  3. Tap Yes after reading the warning.
  4. Enter Security code, tap OK. The default security code is 0000.

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How can I reset my blackberry curve8520 myself?


The fastest way to reset your BlackBerry Curve 8520 back to factory settings is to peform a security wipe. it will result in the loss of all user data! It is recommended to perform a backup of the BlackBerry 8520 data. .
To reset BlackBerry Curve 8520 to factory settings: Press the BlackBerry key, Go To Options > Security Options > General Settings > Menu > Wipe Handheld > Scroll to Continue, press the Trackpad. it will reset your BlackBerry 8520 quickly.
Hope this helps, if so do rate the solution

Jan 04, 2011 | RIM BlackBerry Curve 8520 Smartphone

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I need to remove my Email accounts from my 8310 prior to selling this BB.


You will want to do a factory reset of your phone. This will clear it of any user information you had put on your phone, and place it in the condition when you first bought the phone.

WARNING: Proceed with caution. A factory reset will result in the loss of ALL user data. It is recommended to perform a backup of the RIM BlackBerry data.
  • Scroll to and select the Settings icon (to select push the trackball in).
  • Scroll to and select the Options icon.
  • Scroll to and select Security Options.
  • Scroll to and select General Settings.
  • Press the Menu key , then select Wipe Handheld.
  • The device is going to confirm that the data will be erased. Select Continue.
  • Enter "blackberry" to confirm handheld wipe.

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