Question about HP iPAQ HX2490 Pocket PC
I want to perform a hard reset but have no success using the reccommended procedure of holding in the calendar and iTASK buttons while pressing the reset button for 2 seconds. (It just gives a soft reset)Is there some other way to do it that works?
If all else fails, remove battery from unit & let completely run down
(usually 12-24 hours), possibly longer.
Pop on charger, & unit should turn on as if hard reset
Posted on Jul 11, 2009
Remember that you must hold down the two buttoms at the same time then push in the reset for 2 sec (holding it in). release the 2 buttoms then remove the stylus for the reset port. after about 4 sec press & release the reset buttom again, sytem will pwr up. If this doesn't resolve the issue then try the clean reset but bear in mind u will loss any thing u installed on the ipaq as system go to default setting and u will be required to align the screen. good luck
Posted on May 03, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 03, 2010 | MyNetDeals HP iPAQ hx2000/ hx2100/ hx2400/...
Sep 23, 2009 | HP iPAQ HX2700 Pocket PC
Jul 15, 2009 | HP iPAQ HX4700 Pocket PC
Mar 17, 2009 | HP Computers & Internet
Oct 30, 2008 | HP iPAQ HX2490 Pocket PC
Oct 16, 2008 | Computers & Internet
Mar 23, 2008 | HP iPAQ HX2400 Pocket PC
Nov 01, 2007 | HP iPAQ rx1950 Pocket PC
Aug 19, 2007 | HP iPAQ H5555 Pocket PC
Nov 16, 2006 | HP iPAQ HX2795 Pocket PC
1,638 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!