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TMobile Sidekick 2

It keeps asking me for a privacy code that I don't have. I bought it from someone on ebay. They don't know it either. Can I reboot it to reset everything?

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  • Anonymous May 16, 2009

    i can not master reset my sidekick 2

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Yep, you can do a master reset.

Want to clear out info on your Sidekick info (ie: to sell yours)?

1) Remove your sim card
2) From the jump screen: Menu -> Settings -> System Info
3) Press Menu+Shift+X Select OK to clear the flash.
4) Press Menu+Shift+R Select OK to clear the login information.
5) Perform a hard reset now. This will reboot the device.
To perform a hard reset:

SK2 - Press the power button and reset button at the same time. Unit will vibrate when reset. You can use a paper clip or similiar to hit the reset button located behind the screen.


6) Call your carrier and ask them to detach your device IMEI from the username locked in. Once that is done, hard reset without your SIM card inserted.

You're done.

Posted on Jan 02, 2008

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