Question about Palm Treo 755p Smartphone

2 Answers

Phone button does not go to phone application

I just got my 755 today and was able to use the phone button to get to the phone application but I *think* it was after I ran isync and hotsynched to my ibook it now goes to the contacts application instead of directly to the phone.  I have tried to reset it but the same thing keeps happening.

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • OHmom Jan 10, 2008

    Yes, I have tried it but the phone button is still for my calendar application.  I did a hard reset and that temporarily fixed it but after I performed a hotsync the phone and calendar buttons were both set for the calendar application.

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2008

    This same problem just happened to my Treo 755p today, with no apparent reason. After doing some searching online I found this nifty little app that took care of the problem. Try downloading and running this:http://www.pimlicosoftware.com/resetphon...
    Once installed on the Treo find it in your apps and just click it - it will say something like "1st Hardware button reset to Phone" and you are good to go. I'm not deleting this app, because I suspect I may need it again!

  • Anonymous Apr 07, 2008

    Mine just did the same thing and going to try the solution provided below by downloading application.

×

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

My 755 has a problem that I can't seem to find the same problem anywhere here. This phone is 2 months old. I have not added anything or made any changes in software. It has been in the shop ( Sprint Shop ) for the screen goin blank and would freeze up. It took him about an hour and it was ok. Now I seem to have another prob.Yesterday as I press the 4 button key it is as if I pressed the 1 key,pressing 5 gets me 2 and of course pressing 6 gets me 3. anyone else have this problem. I tried immediately to reset by taking out battery and re installing . It didn't work, problem still persist. Please help.

Posted on Mar 30, 2008

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 15 Answers

Have you tried setting the hardware buttons back to default?

Palms has instructions here.

Posted on Jan 10, 2008

  • Rosasharn Jan 10, 2008

    Sounds like something that in installing after the hotsync is causing your problem.

    If you do another hard rest and follow these steps if should fix it.

    1. On your computer Locate your Palm's Back folder and rename it to something like backup.old.

    2. Preform a Hotsync. Your contacts and calender apps will now your data restored.

    From here it gets a little complicated

    3. To determain what caused the problem (skip the rest of this if you just want to reinstall your apps from scratch) Open the Backup.old folder and double click on the first item on shown. The Install tools will open and the item you double click should be listed. Close the install tool and do a Hotsync.

    4. Check to see if the problem reoccurs, if it does not repeat step 3 and 4 until it does. When it does reoccur note the name of the last file you installed and start back at step 1 but this do not install that file.

×

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,
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.
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

Just bought a new LG Axis smart phone today and after loading some applications from the application market on the phone, whenever I went to view an application I kept getting an error message that the...


A Hard Reset might help. it will bring lost file/folders back.
Also to turn on phone in safe mode, but not if cannot get passed initial Android screen.

Pull Battery to power off phone.

Hold Up Volume button, and power on button simultaneously until green android guy and DOS window open.
If Home key is solid button, then also hold
up vollume button, home button, power button.

use volume up and down to scroll.
Scroll down to Reset Manufacure Settings.
Use power button to select OKay.
Then select reboot system.

Mar 27, 2017 | Cell Phones

2 Answers

I am openig my camera it shows " an another application is runnig". this problem comes frm today mrng


Please check whether any other camera related application is running in the background. For that, do 'long-press' of menu button. Then exit that application then try relaunching the normal camera.
If it's not the matter, your firmware might have been corrupted. Try re-installing it, either using SonyEricsson PC suite or at an authorised service center.

Regards
Vineeth K.

Jul 05, 2010 | AT&T Sony Ericsson W580i Cell Phone -...

1 Answer

Need a manual for phone 755


CLICK HERE for your manual in PDF format.

Thanks for using FixYa - a 4 THUMBS rating is appreciated for answering your FREE question.

Feb 21, 2010 | Motorola Mobility FOR MOTOROLA MOTO W755...

1 Answer

Bluetooth for LG Rumor


i prefer the Motorola 700 it has better in call quality only probelm is the buttons are a little small. LG HBM-755 is easy to use but its in call quailty is only slightly over avrage

Jan 09, 2009 | LG KG800 Cellular Phone

1 Answer

755 palm rebots anf getting worse


reset it and go to default by removing battery and holding the off button when the phone loads again let the button go and select the default setting

Aug 16, 2008 | Palm Treo 755p Smartphone

1 Answer

Not able to find any drivers for Dell optiplex 755 for windows server 2003 OS


Welcome to FIXYA

there are a few websites i use might like to try them

drivers.com is a good one and driversupdate.org is also a good one

hope this halps you out ...have a good day:)

Jul 16, 2008 | Dell Optiplex 755 Ultra Small Form Factor...

1 Answer

Treo 755p phone audio stops working


try doing a hard reset just make sure you hotsync first so you can backup all your information. Always keep in mind the software you have loaded write it down and the website you got them from along with any registration codes. when doing a hard reset you will lose all the information and programs on the phone basically it will take you back to the way you first bought it.

How to Hard Reset a Treo 755 To perform a hard reset/clean wipe of a Treo 755, do the following:

1. Remove the battery cover from the back of the device.
2. Press and hold the power (red phone) button.
3. While holding the red power button remove and replace the battery from the device.
4. When you see the "Access Powered" screen on the device take you finger off of the power button. At this point, you'll be prompted to erase the device by pressing up on the directional pad.

Good Luck I hope this helps with your problem

May 27, 2008 | Palm Treo 755p Smartphone

1 Answer

755 Treo Palm


Have you installed any additional programs? If so, it may be those (the old software/hardware, who's at fault problem). If you have not installed any new programs, or you delete all of them and still have the same problem, Sprint should not give you a hard time replacing the phone.

My phone has some problems with occasional re-starting, but it happens when I run a 3rd party software, so I can't blame that one on Palm/Sprint.

Lee

May 05, 2008 | Palm Treo 755p Smartphone

Not finding what you are looking for?
Palm Treo 755p Smartphone Logo

96 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Palm Computers & Internet Experts

Michael Vincent Cruz

Level 3 Expert

868 Answers

Don Eagan

Level 3 Expert

691 Answers

 steve
steve

Level 3 Expert

10917 Answers

Are you a Palm Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...