Reset: BlackBerry 8700 / 8705

A master reset restores the original factory settings and may erase all downloaded content, including ringtones, images, programs, and contacts stored in the internal memory. It does not erase data stored on the SIM card or memory card (if available).

 

To perform a hard reset, follow these steps.

 

  1. At Home screen, scroll to the Options icon and click the trackwheel.
  2. Scroll to Security Options and click the trackwheel.
  3. Click General Settings.
  4. Scroll to Lock Handheld Upon Holstering and click the trackwheel.
  5. Scroll to Wipe Handheld and click the trackwheel.
  6. Scroll to Continue and click the trackwheel.
  7. Type blackberry and click the trackwheel.