Performing a Normal (Soft) Reset on a HTC Touch Diamond

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

  • Pull out the stylus.
  • Remove the back cover.
  • Use the stylus to press the reset button located at the bottom of the back side of the device. Your device will restart and display the home screen.
HTC Touch Diamond Reset Button Location

Performing a Hard Reset on a HTC Touch Diamond

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 Touch Diamond returns to its default settings and looses all information that is not recorded in ROM.

To perform a hard reset

  • With the power off, press and hold the VOLUME DOWN and ENTER (round navigation key), then press the POWER key.
HTC Touch Diamond Volume Button Location
HTC Touch Diamond Power Button Location
  • Continue holding these buttons until you see the following message on the screen:
HTC Touch Diamond Screen Output
  • Release the VOLUME DOWN and ENTER, and then press the VOLUME UP key to perform the hard reset or any other button to cancel.

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