Resetting your Acer n10
You may have to perform a reset if your handheld no longer
responds to the buttons on the screen.
Performing a soft reset
A soft reset allows your handheld to get a fresh start, similar to
rebooting a computer. All records and entries are retained after
a soft reset.
To perform a soft reset:
• Using the tip of your stylus, lightly press the reset button
inside the hole on the rear panel of your handheld.

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Performing a hard reset
A hard reset will erase all records and entries stored in your
handheld. Never perform a hard reset unless a soft reset does
not correct your problem. To perform a hard reset, do the
following:

  • Use the tip of your stylus toggle the reset switch to the
    left (a) and back to the right (b) on the bottom of your
    handheld.

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NOTE: When you perform a hard reset, formats, preferences, and
other settings including date and time are restored to their factory
default settings. All data, records, and entries will be erased.

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  1. 2.5 mm DC power connector: Connects your handheld’s DC power supply to an AC wall outlet to charge the battery.
  2. Mini USB connector: Connects your handheld to a portable or
    desktop computer.
  3. Hard reset switch: Press to return your handheld settings to
    the factory defaults.