Performing a Full (Hard) Reset on a Samsung Rugby III A997

A full reset is sometimes called a hard reset. Perform a full reset when you want to clear all settings, programs and data from RAM (Random Access Memory).

Caution if you perform a full reset, your Samsung Rugby III A997 returns to its default settings and looses all information that is not recorded in ROM (Read Only Memory) including Contacts, Messages etc..

  • While in Idle Mode touch Menu then Settings.
  • From here Phone then Reset Phone.
  • When prompted, touch Yes.
  • If prompted to enter the phone password do so and touch Confirm.
  • The phone will confirm it has been reset.


  • On the keypad enter *2767*3855#

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