Reset a Symbian phone

Edited by Fabian John Andan, Lynn

Reset is a process that will restore your default settings and also it will solve the issues or problems of your Symbian phone. This process will work in all Nokia Symbian phones.

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Reset Your Symbian Phone

  1. 1
    Charge your Symbian phone at least 50 to 80 percent of the battery capacity.
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  2. 2
    Turn on your phone and type or dial "*#7370" This code is used to reset your phone.
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  3. 3
    When you're done typing the code and then press the dial button, your phone will ask if you want to restore settings.
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  4. 4
    Tap "Continue" if you want to restore the default settings.
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    Your Symbian phone will ask you to enter the default security code, just type this number
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    "12345".
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    After that, your phone will restore the original settings and reset all saved files and data, so just wait until your phone reboot.
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    After reboot, your phone will ask you to enter the date and time settings of your phone, and also to select you're time zone.
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    When you're done adding the time and data, tap "Save."
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  9. 9
    Then you're done, restoration is complete, and your Symbian phone has been successfully reset.
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Tips Tricks & Warnings

  • Before you reset your Symbian phone, back up important files and data from your phone first.
  • Charge your battery before you reset your phone.

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