Question about HP iPAQ RX3115 Pocket PC

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Have to keep setting up Ipaq

Everytime I turn it off, I have to set it up all over again. Starting from having to align it, using the stylus, etc. It doesn't save any information from previous set ups. It also doesn't stay charged, and turns off in the middle of me using it. any help is appreciated.

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Thanks a whole lot!!! i ordered one!!

Posted on May 19, 2008

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Battery is dead. You have to replace the battery and possibly the backup 3v battery if this model has one.

These batterys are sold by HP and for most models you can find them from ebay

heres a few - EBAY

Posted on May 19, 2008

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Passwords are encrypted type. There is no special code that you need to enter to bypass the password for this unit. The only way for you to use this unit again is to do a Hard Reset. Meaning everything will be back to original factory state. If you decide to do that, then please follow the procedure below:

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To perform a clean reset and return your HP iPAQ to factory settings:
1.Press and hold the Answer/Send, Power, and End Call buttons.
2.While holding these buttons, use the stylus to lightly press the Reset button on the bottom of the HP iPAQ until the device restarts.
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  1. urn on your HP iPAQ Pocket PC.
  2. Use your stylus to tap on the "Start" menu.
  3. Tap on the "System" tab.
  4. Tap the "Screen" icon.
  5. Tap the "Align Screen" button.
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CAUTION All user-installed settings, programs, and data are erased from memory with a factory reset.
To perform a factory reset and return your HP iPAQ to factory settings:
  1. Press and hold the OK and Rotate Screen buttons.
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Try a Reset....
Performing a Clean Reset will help
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To perform a clean reset and return your HP iPAQ to factory settings:
1.Press and hold the Answer/Send, Power, and End Call buttons.
2.While holding these buttons, use the stylus to lightly press the Reset button on the bottom of the HP iPAQ until the device restarts.
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Resetting the iPAQ

Ifyour iPAQ H3000 responds slowly, stops responding as expected, or“freezes,” try resetting it. A reset causes the iPAQ H3000 to restartand re-adjust memory allocation. Unsaved data in open windows may belost. Use the stylus to press and hold the Reset button for about twoseconds.

NOTE:Do not turn off your iPAQ as it must remain on in order to reset.

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Ifyou want to clear all data from your iPAQ H3000 and return it to thefactory settings, you should clear the memory.
Clearingmemory deletes all data and restores the iPAQ H3000 to its defaultsettings. Programs installed at the factory remain, while data you havecreated and programs you have installed are erased.

1.Using the stylus, slide open the On/Off door on the base of the iPAQH3000.

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2.Slide the On /Off switch to the Off position using the stylus. Waitabout one minute, then slide the switch to the On position.

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3. Close the Battery On/Off doorusing the stylus.

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solia, I'm sorry, I didn't mean to close the chat session on you.
Is your unit still under warranty? If so, check with the manufacturer.
They can help.

Mike

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