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My XPeria X10 needs Hard Reset. How can I do it?

Hey, I tried the usual way of Hard Resetting by pressing the left and right buttons and turning it on. But instead of on-screen instructions, the LED notification blinks green for a moment, and the phone starts in regular mode. I am trying a hard reset because I forgot the password of my phone. I need help.

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With the phone on

  1. Start by opening Main Menu next on open Settings folder.
  2. Tap on Privacy and select Factory Data Reset.
  3. Tap on Reset Phone, enter your password (if required) and confirm by selecting Erase Everything.
  4. Let the phone restart and you're done.
With Phone off:
1. Start with the phone off, to do it press Power button.
2. Press and hold both the left and right Action buttons under the display.
3. Press the Power button while the others 2 keys are still held.
4. Follow the on-screen instructions as the phone immediately begins the Factory reset process.

I hope this helps :)

Posted on Jan 01, 2018

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SOURCE: I forgot my sony ericson

The phone needs to be hard reset. The only way to perform a reset on the phone is to download the Sony Ericsson update centre from their website onto a pc, connect your phone to the pc via a USB cable and perform the reset through the software which you downloaded.

Posted on Feb 03, 2011

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hi

have checked for this , best to contact you network who will possible reset you codes throught airwave to you mobile


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SOURCE: Sony Xperia X10 Unlock Attempt Left

No way of finding out how many times the wrong code has been entered but...

You can still unlock the phone by using
"totalgsm"
software and your data cable that you got with your handset.

You will need to pay for some credits for the software to unlock your phone and your computer needs to be connected to the internet whilst it does it.
It's worth looking around for different prices too. I looked for a c902 and found prices ranging from £25 to £7 after you work out the exchange rate from Dollars to Sterling.
$40 is the starting price see how low you can find it. :)

Posted on Jul 19, 2010

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SOURCE: i need to hard reset

Try this method below on how to hard reset Sony Ericsson Xperia X10:

1. Turn the power off first. If the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 is frozen, take the battery out from the device and then reinsert it back again after a few seconds.
2. Hold the Left and Right Keys located beneath the LCD Display
3. Press and release the Power Key
4. Just then follow the on-screen instructions that appears to hard reset the Sony EricssonXperia X10

Posted on Nov 02, 2010

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SOURCE: How do i reset unlock

Okay well if you had the unlock code, that would work. Otherwise you need to do a hard reset. Keep in mind that a hard reset will remove the lock, but it also erases all of your content on the phone. It will be set back to factory original settings. The best wait to do so...

To do the hard reset:

1--INSTALL IT,
2--LAUNCH THE SOFTWARE
3--PRESS TOOLS
4--PRESS PHONE REPAIR
5--PRESS CONTINUE
6--WAIT FOR THE SOFTWARE TO DOWNLOAD FILE ONLINE
7--SELECT THE MODEL X10
8--CONNECT PHONE WHILE HOLDING BACK BUTTON AND INSERT USB
9-- LET THE DRIVERS INSTALL AND WAIT WHILE THE FLASHING COMPLETE

ALL DONE PASSWORD REMOVED
GOOD LUCK!!

EJ Kudelka

Posted on Nov 14, 2010

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Soft Reset<br /> <ol> <li>Turn off the device.</li> <li>Remove and reinsert battery.</li> <li>Turn on the device.<br /></li></ol>Hard Reset<br /> <ol> <li>Unlock the screen then press and hold the <b>Power</b> button for two seconds. Select the <b>Power off</b> option. If the phone won't turn off, pull and replace the battery.<br /></li> <li>Hold the <b>Left</b> and <b>Right</b> buttons located under the display.<br /></li> <li>Press and release the <b>Power</b> button while continuing to hold the <b>Left</b> and <b>Right</b> buttons until instructions appear.<br /></li> <li>Follow the instructions on the screen.<br /></li></ol>or<br /> <ol> <li>From the Home screen press <b>Menu</b> and select <b>Settings</b>, or tap the application slider and select <b>Settings</b>.</li> <li>Select <b>Privacy</b>.</li> <li>Tap <b>Factory data reset</b>.</li> <li>Select <b>Reset phone</b>.</li> <li>Select <b>Yes</b> to confirm the hard reset.</li> <li>The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 will then go through the process of formatting the memory.</li> <li>Wait for it to restart and factory default settings will be restored.</li></ol>or<br /> <ol> <li><a href="http://www.sonyericsson.com/cws/support/softwaredownloads/detailed/pcsuite/aino?cc=gb&lc=en">Download and install PC Suite</a><b>.</b></li> <li>From the PC Suite software, select <b>Tools</b>.</li> <li>Select <b>Phone Repair</b>.</li> <li>Select <b>Continue</b>.</li> <li>Wait for the download to complete.</li> <li>Press and hold the <b>Back</b> button while plugging the phone into the computer via the USB cable.</li> <li>The phone will be flashed with the software and complete the hard reset.</li></ol>

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