Performing a Normal (Soft) Reset on a Samsung I8000 Omnia 2

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.

  1. Remove the battery cover and use a small object, such as a toothpick or paperclip, to press the reset button.
Samsung I8000 Omnia 2 Reset Button Location

Performing a Hard (Full) Reset on a Samsung I8000 Omnia 2

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. A full reset deactivates the battery the power button does not function until the battery is reactivated.

Caution if you perform a full reset, your Samsung I8000 Omnia 2 returns to its default settings and looses all information that is not recorded in ROM.

To perform a hard reset:

  1. Switch OFF the phone.
  2. Press VOLUME UP and LOCK buttons + press Talk and End.
  3. Phone Vibrates and switches on.
  4. Release all buttons.
  5. Select FORMAT.
Samsung I8000 Omnia 2 Button Locations


Page last modified on January 25, 2011, at 02:55 PM