Before you buy a new cell phone or new tablet, please try the following procedure to repair your device. First charge your battery, backup your important data if possible and in most cases take out SIM and SD card before 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.!


    (HTC Himalaya (Andes), Qtek 2020, i-Mate PocketPC, Dopod 696, O2 XDA-II, T-Mobile MDA-II, Orange SPV M1000, Telefonica Movistar TSM500, Krome Navigator F1)

    Soft reset

    Press into the hole with the end of your stylus to soft reset your device. This is the
    same as shutting down and restarting your

    O2 XDA II Hard reset Soft reset

    Hard reset

    It is possible to completely delete all data loaded onto your Xda II by holding the
    power key, and simultaneously pressing the soft reset button.
    Please note:
    This will delete absolutely all the data and applications that you have loaded on your Xda II.