Question about T-Mobile Sidekick
I want to reset my privacy code .I can't remember for the life of me what it could be i really dont know who even reset my code... Thats neither here nor there i want to just have the whole phone set over with like a hard reset of some kind that will get me back up and running
You can try this. It works on Sidekick 3's
1. at the same time hold the menu button (top left) and the jump button (bottom left)
2. This will bring you to the emergency screen (it gives you the option to make an emergency call)
3. Open to the keypad and hold in the menu+shift+q buttons at the same time.
4. The phone will reset and clear/unlock the security code
If that doesn't work you can trya Master Reset
1. Remove the battery and the SIM card from the device.
2. Flip the sidekick open; press and hold the letter 'r' on the keypad.
3. While holding the letter 'r', place the battery back in the device. DO NOT INSERT THE SIM CARD YET.
4. The sidekick will restart itself twice. Please make sure not to let the letter 'r' go until it has fully rebooted.
5. Once it has fully rebooted, remove the battery, re-insert the SIM card and battery and power up the device.
6. Once the device has fully rebooted, all prior information should be erased from the device and it should be restored back to the default factoy settings.
Thanks to Sidekickskins.net
Posted on Feb 03, 2008
My sidekick lx...doesn't have the G for service ....so i can't go on aim or interent or txt.....i called the tmoblie company nd dey said i need 2 kno the 4 digit pin..inorder for them 2 accuess my account....nd i dnt kno the pin ..........bcuz sum1 give me the sim card......so can any1 help me
Posted on Dec 08, 2009
I just Wanted to say, that it does work I tried it on mine because my wife played a joke on me (LONG STORY) and it did reset.
The privacy code is disabled.
Regards to all.
Posted on Apr 28, 2008
I call tmobile to active a new sim card for the side kick lx but they ask me the 4 code fron the phone because i find the side kick and they tell me that i need that 4 code how can know the 4 code?
Posted on Jan 04, 2009
Ummmmm...this might be kinda of a newbie question but i hate ppl going into my sidekick lx and i want to set the 4 digit password thing HOW dO I DO THAT i know i have to register my sidekick lx but i still can't figure it out and i have searched all over the internet PLEASEE HELP!!
Posted on Aug 28, 2008
I REBOOTED MY SIDEKICK LX WITH THAT AND IT SAY WAITING FOR ACTIVATION. MY PHONE WAS ALREADY WORKING BUT I GOT LOCKED OUT. DO YOU GUYS KNOW WHAT I CAN DO.
Posted on May 27, 2008
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