Performing a Normal (Soft) Reset on a HTC Dream
A normal reset is sometimes referred to as a soft reset. A normal reset stops all running applications but does not erase any programs or saved data.
Caution be sure to save any unsaved data before performing a normal reset since a normal reset erases all unsaved data.
To perform a soft reset
- Press Call + Menu + power button at the same time.
Performing a Hard Reset on a HTC Dream
A full reset is sometimes referred to as a hard reset. Perform a full reset when you want to clear all settings, programs and data from RAM.
Caution if you perform a full reset, your HTC Dream returns to its default settings and looses all information that is not recorded in ROM.
To perform a hard reset
- Turn off the device.
- Press and hold Home + Back Button then press Power Button. The following message will appear on the screen:
- Press Call Button to double confirm hardware reset.