Fujitsu-Siemens Pocket LOOX 420 hard reset
Switching on and off with soft reset (warm boot)
After certain applications or the installation of new programs, it may be necessary to restart the
Pocket PC with the soft reset.
Data not yet saved in a file will be lost during this procedure. On the other hand, data in
the RAM memory are retained.
End all applications before you carry out a soft reset.
Take the stylus and screw it apart (1). Briefly press the tip (2) into the soft reset opening.
The warm boot is carried out. The application you have just been working in appears on the display of your Pocket PC.
Resetting Pocket PC to delivered state Hard reset
If your Pocket PC does not continue operating and switching off and on with the Suspend/Resume
button and the soft reset fail to function, you can reset your Pocket PC to the delivered state.
When you reset your Pocket PC to the delivered state, the battery switches off so that the
RAM content is lost. This means you loose all data (documents, additionally installed
programs, personal settings) that you haven't saved elsewhere.
Therefore, remember to make a regular data backup with synchronisation or on corresponding memory cards. The program is provided on your Pocket PC for completely backing up the RAM memory on memory cards.
Take the stylus and screw it apart.
Simultaneously press the Suspend/Resume button (1) and the tip (2) into the soft reset opening.
After approximately 10 seconds a picture appears on the display and a tone sounds.