IBM WorkPad z50 soft reset

IBM WorkPad z50 hard reset soft reset
1 - Backup battery compartment
4 - Reset hole

IBM WorkPad z50 hard reset

If the AC Adapter, battery pack, and backup battery are removed, the system is reset and all the stored data is
lost. There is no lithium battery to retain memory while these power sources are removed.

When resetting the system, all programs and stored data other than the operating system will be erased.

Rear View
1. Power jack
2. Battery release lock
3. Battery release latch
4. Lock keyhole

General advice: Before you buy a new cell phone or new tablet, please try the following procedure to repair your device in a software way. First charge your battery, backup your important data if possible and in most cases take out SIM and SD card before doing factory reset. It is impossible to recover your data after doing a hard reset, so online backup is always important. For all of your data, a backup should be done on an external device, hard drive, raid system or media. With or without insurance, if your cell phone lost, damaged or stolen at least your invaluable data is backed up in a safe place. If you are about to sell your phone and you want to wipe your personal data, or if your phone affected with virus you have to do a hard reset. In some cases, you can delete the forgotten password or lock pattern from your device as well. All information is for devices with stock based ROMs. If you are using rooted device, always back up your EFS folder first, containing your IMEI info, etc.! Please also note, that a hard reset operation will not unlock your mobile phone's SIM lock or network lock, but it will remove the unlock pattern, remove the user password or PIN password (NOT the SIM card's 4 digit PIN code). Also note that the firmware version will not be affected in any way, it will not be downgraded, it will remain the same you are using and if you have rooted your device, root privileges remain also unaffected.