Performing a Normal (Soft) Reset on an O2 XDA Zinc

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:

  • Use the stylus to press and hold the Reset (26) button, as shown below.
O2 XDA Zinc Reset Button Location

Performing a Hard Reset on an O2 XDA Zinc

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

To perform a hard reset:

  • Press the navigation key (13) UP and press the soft reset at the same time.
  • Warning: All personal data stored in the device will be destroyed. It is recommended that do a backup before doing Hard Reset
O2 XDA Zinc Button Locations

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