Nokia 5000 hard resetYou can format your Nokia 5000 device by typing: * + 3 + call + Power on. Before the device is reset, you need to provide the lock code. The default lock code is 12345.
If it is not working try this code:
You can format your device by typing *#7370# in standby mode. Before the device is reset, you need to provide the lock code. The default lock code is 12345.
Some Nokia phone can be reset via this menu option
Press menu button or enter Menu > Settings > Phone > Phone management > Factory settings > Delete data and restore > YES
Restore factory settings
To restore the phone back to factory conditions, select Menu > Settings > Rest. factory sett. and from the following options:
● Restore settings only — to reset all preference settings without deleting any personal data
● Restore all — to reset all preference settings and delete all personal data, such as contacts, messages, media files and activation keys
Formatting the device will permanently erase all user data and settings as well as add-on applications and operator specific settings.