Resetting Your Dopod P100 - Soft reset
Occasionally you may need to reset your Dopod P100. A normal (or
soft) reset of your device clears all active program memory and shuts
down all active programs. This can be useful when the device is
running slower than normal, or a program is not performing properly. A
soft reset is also necessary after the installation of some programs. If a
soft reset is performed when programs are running, unsaved work will
You can also perform a hard reset (also known as a full reset). A hard
reset should be performed only if a normal reset does not solve a
system problem. After a hard reset, the device is restored to its default
settingsâ€”the way it was when you first purchased it and turned it
on. Any programs you installed, data you entered, and settings you
customized on the device will be lost. Only Windows Mobile software
and other pre-installed programs will remain.
To perform a soft reset
â€˘ Use the stylus to lightly press and hold the RESET button on the
bottom of your device.
The device restarts and displays the Today screen.
Soft Reset Press into the hole with the stylus to reset
To perform a hard reset
â€˘ Press and hold both SOFT KEYS. Keep these keys pressed,
and at the same time, use the stylus to lightly press and hold the
RESET button on the bottom side of your device.
6 Calendar/Left Soft Key Press for quick Calendar access and perform the command shown in the label above the button.
9 Contact/Right Soft Key Press for quick acess to your contacts and perform the command shown in the label above the button.
Warning! Always turn off your device before performing a soft reset or
installing/replacing the battery.