Resetting your Acer n310
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.
To perform a soft reset:

  • Using the tip of your stylus, lightly press the reset button inside the hole on the bottom 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:

  1. Press and hold the Today and Messaging (a) buttons on your Handheld.
  2. While holding the Today and Messaging buttons (a), using the tip of your stylus,
    lightly press the reset button inside the hole (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.