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Dell Axim X5 with Pocket PC 2003 Locked up

I can't turn my Dell Axim of with the power button but can by disconnecting the battery. The screen show blue back ground with the Dell Icon. If I do a soft reset a window pops up advising me "To clear all memory press the button to the immediate left of the navigation button" or ""to cancel this operation by pressing the button to the immediated right of the navigation button." Pressing the left button sounds like it would take me to a hard reset. I would like to avoid doing this. Pressing the right button takes me back to the Dell screen and sits. A soft reset takes me back to the same choises. Is there a way out of this with out doing a hard reset?

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With much regret I did a hard reset. It appeared that some how in my carrying case that hard reset got started and I could not get it out of the lock up with out taking it clear through. I hadn't backed up for a couple of month but didn't loose much data. Thanks for the follow up.

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