At random times, either after a phone call or closing an application the screen on my phone goes black. All of the icons are gone BUT I can still see the status bar at the top that gives me the time and any notifications that I can pull down and check for emails and texts, etc. If I hold the home screen I can access previously used apps but in order to get my desktop back I have to restart the phone. This happens several times a day and I can't find a fix online. I'm afraid to do a total reset and lose everything including all data from apps. I did recently do an auto kill on several apps but then removed them thinking this was the problem.
Are you using the Motorola Cliq or the Cliq XT? If you are using the Cliq, and have never updated your phone, check out Upgrade to Android Eclair 2.1 using an SD Card - Motorola CLIQ. If the update has been done, or if you are using the Cliq XT, your next option will be the master reset.
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