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Hard/Master Reset for a HTC Pocket PC:

Performing a Hard/Master Reset will remove all of your data (settings, files, 3rd party applciations, etc.) from your device and will only reload the Windows Mobile Software and components.

The method for Hard Resetting/performing a Master Reset on HTC devices can vary by model. Below are the instructions for the most common method. If these steps do not work for you, consult your user manual or contact your wireless carrier for additional assistance.

  • With the device powered on, press and hold the Left and Right Soft Keys.
  • Whilst holding the Left and Right Soft Keys, perfrom a Soft Reset on the device by inserting the stylus into the reset hole.
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  • If successful, you will get a message on the display of your device asking you to confrim the Hard Reset. Note: the below image is just an example and the confirmation screen on your unit may differ.
Hard Reset Confirmation

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kolunji htc innovation 1 Mar 12 2010, 7:19 AM EST by denco7
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shelby32 htcp3600 0 Feb 8 2010, 8:40 AM EST by shelby32
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hey all ,and thanks admin and all people share with us programs,i have a problem badly =( i have htc p3600 today i downloaded 6.5 windows rom well i didnt like it ,i decided i change it with 6.1 windows mobile rom but this time computer give to me coneciton problem then phone closed never opened again =( now only charge light working noting work,plss someone advice me =(=(=(=( and i did hard reset its still doesnt work only dark screen nothing work
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seanissean htc 8525 1 Feb 2 2010, 8:49 AM EST by denco7
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I'm not as tech savy as I thought! i tried to save a bunch of stuff from my device to it's sd card and i lost my start menu. The only way i can access it is through the key board. Can anyone help?
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