Question about Mitac Mio P550 GPS Receiver

2 Answers

Mio P550 how do i do a hard reset

Hard reset on mio p550

Posted by on

  • 5 more comments 
  • Paddygib Dec 09, 2007

    how do i do a hard reset

  • Anonymous Dec 16, 2007

    how to hard reset

  • Anonymous Dec 24, 2007

    hardreset

  • Anonymous Jan 04, 2008

    i have no volume at all

  • Asherd Jan 15, 2008

    Mio P550 freezes on startup screen.

    I cannot get to windows/setting at all.



    How do I reset it?

  • Polakski May 20, 2008

    It doesnt work with me :S I set the ''on / off ' switch to off , for more then 30 sec , after that when i put it on 'on' im powering up , (the mainscreen with the version of the mio comes up ) and then i reset , and i hold the reset button for about 10 sec .

    Conclusion : All still the same



    Real problem (" I forgot my password and now i cannot log in to it ... zzz')

    Thanks

  • vyct0r2004 Jul 29, 2008

    I´ve forgor my password and i`ve tried all the hardresetsthat that i´ve found by now.if you know a new metod to hardreset a mio p550 please answer me.

×

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 5 Answers

On/off switch in "off" position for at least 30 seconds, then turn it in "on " position, power on and "reset". You'll lose all your data and all the installed programs.
Alternative: using the screen options, go to "system info", and choose "hard reset".
Beware: pushing the joystick down while doing a reset will get you a boot menu with memory-formatting options. Choose "exit".
Otherwise look into xdadevelopers forum (Google it or go to, say,
Mio P550 / P350 ROM upload [Archive] - xda-developers
)
A good idea would be to backup your data in the first place- just a hint.
Enjoy.

Posted on Feb 15, 2008

  • Rodrigo Teizen Nov 28, 2011

    I tried the steps performed by you nut nothing happens it is freezed on the startup screen, What should I do?

×

Ad

Up button when you see startup menu

Posted on Nov 04, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I forgot my password and i cant unlock mio digiwalker p550


You can get the Master Reset Code from the service provider and reset it.

Jan 17, 2011 | Mitac Mio P550 Pocket PC

1 Answer

MIO P550


oprn that folder and there you find the licence detail and fill in the licence detail and then turn off and turn on device and it will be done.

Dec 05, 2007 | Mitac Mio P550 GPS Receiver

1 Answer

I turn on my device and it only loads up the start page and then hangs there .......


First try a reset... then try turning off the little power switch next to the reset, then turn it back on. If none of this works, your firmware is likely corrupted... then: You either need to return it to Mitac or locate (Google) & flash the firmware file into the unit as follows:

Connect the mio p550 to PC
1.put the Button of the PDA in ON position
2. hold the joystick downward and press the reset button
3.choose "Image Upgrade tools"
4.choose "0=Image by USB"
5.intall the usb driver (PC require the drivers). The driver in the
folder "USB driver" that comes with the firmware file.
6.open the software "dnw5.0e" (also comes with the firmware package).
7.(if you want to make a test of connection USB, click the "USB
port/Status". If all is ok go to step 8
8. click "USB port/transmitted" and to show the way of the file
"MioP550 - Osc260A R05_P09.nb0"
9.press the reset button to restart the mio p550.

Jul 09, 2010 | Mitac Mio P550 GPS Receiver

1 Answer

I formatted my p550 and I don't know how to bootup or reinstall the O/S


You'll need to find the firmware (ROM) image file (Google) and then: Connect the mio p550 to PC
1.put the Button of the PDA in ON position
2. hold the joystick downward and press the reset button
3.choose "Image Upgrade tools"
4.choose "0=Image by USB"
5.intall the usb driver (PC require the drivers). The driver in the
folder "USB driver"
6.open the software "dnw5.0e"
7.(if you want to make a test of connection USB, click the" USB
port/Statute". If all is ok go to step 8
8. click "USB port/transmitted" and to show the way of the file
"MioP550 - Osc260A R05_P09.nb0"
9.press the reset button to restart the mio p550.

Good luck!

Feb 22, 2010 | Mitac Mio P550 GPS Receiver

1 Answer

Can't put Mio P560 in bootloader mode


up arrow + power_on until MIO logo

Feb 07, 2010 | Mitac Mio P550 Pocket PC

1 Answer

How to connect Mitac Mio P550 to a PC?


if you have xp you will need to download microsoft active sync from www.microsoft.com and if you have vista you will need microsoft sync centre, these will be the latest versions and should work fine good luck

Aug 08, 2009 | Mitac Mio P550 Pocket PC

1 Answer

Mio p550 not recocnized sd cards


Try this : Open your device ( it have 5 screws). Inside next to the sd card reader are two metallic sponges. Take them off ( they are glued on some electronic parts and it's shorting the circuits)

Mar 13, 2009 | Mitac Mio P550 GPS Receiver

1 Answer

MIO p550 will not turn on


hi
i think you must know the difference between hard and soft reset.

soft reset is the small hole you put the edge of your stylus to reset the device without erasing anything. (software restart)

hard reset (hardware restore) is:

switch the on/off slider button to OFF. keep the joystik pushed UP and without leaving the joystick slide the from OFF to ON and wait about 30 seconds.

do all that while connected to the power charge. I'd prefer you do that with a wall charger, and not with a USB cable connected to your computer (we dont like this charging state from USB ports)

let me know what happened after that. if possible, upload a video showing us what you did.

thanks
Gery

www.nextlab.co.il

Mar 02, 2009 | Mitac Mio P550 GPS Receiver

1 Answer

Mio p550 wireless N security connectivity problem


Had the same issue with my Mio P550's using an Airlink680W Wireless N Router and security mode WPA-PSK, TKIP & Password. I had to disable "Block WAN Ping" on the firewall and life is good.

BSL

Oct 03, 2008 | Mitac Mio P550 GPS Receiver

1 Answer

Mio P550 reboots but does not take any touchscreen inputs


I had the same and contacted MIO (use the phone number for your country,
http://www.mio-tech.be/EN/support/support-overview.php
). It was related to the shock the screen got and they graciously changed it for me (it was during the second year of the warranty). If the warranty has expired, you are probably looking to about a hundred bucks expense.
Courage,

Jul 02, 2008 | Mitac Mio P550 GPS Receiver

Not finding what you are looking for?
Mitac Mio  P550 GPS Receiver Logo

Related Topics:

7,459 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Mitac GPS Experts

gerry bissi

Level 3 Expert

4382 Answers

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

82313 Answers

Computer Links

Level 3 Expert

2386 Answers

Are you a Mitac GPS Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...