Category Archives: Hard Resets

HTC Hero Troubleshooting Steps

Having issues with Your HTC Hero?  Is your Sprint HT Hero acting up?  Need to clear the data on your Hero?

Here are some things you can do when your phone hangs, has problems running applications, or is operating slowly:

1.Check if there is enough free space on the phone to run the application.   To check free space, press HOME > MENU, and
then tap Settings > SD card & phone storage or Applications

2.Clear data and cache of applications.  To clear data and cache, press HOME > MENU, and then tap Settings > SD card & phone storage or Applications > Manage applications.

3. Uninstall third-party applications.  To uninstall third-party applications, press HOME > MENU, and then tap Settings > Applications > Manage applications.

4. If your phone is not responding to input, remove the battery, wait for 10 seconds, then reinsert the battery and turn on the phone.

5. Do a Master Reset on Your HTC Hero.  Backup important phone data and then reset the phone.  To reset the phone, press HOME > MENU, and then tap Settings > Security > Factory data reset.

6. Check for updates and and other useful tips on the HTC website -

T-mobile Wing Hard Reset

The default password for the t-mobile Wing is 1234. Try that and see if it removes it.Or you can do a Hard Reset to it and then see.It can be done by holding down the two soft keys on the front of the phone (the soft keys are two buttons with a "-" symbol on them.
Hold those two down, at the same time, while pressing the reset button on the side of the phone. It's a small hole just below the volume slider. You can press it with your stylus pen. This will erase all data, and restore the phone back to factory condition.

How To Perform a Hard Reset on a T-mobile Dash

A hard reset of your t-mobile dash is useful for those times when it gets stuck on the boot screens. If your dash is stuck on the window screen and noting else fixes it, then try this procedure.

Be forewarned that this will delete all the data on the phone.
1. Turn off the t-mobile dash.
2. Hold the two soft keys (the dashes to the left and right of the phone buttons) See picture below for location.

Hard Reset T-mobile Dash
Hard Reset T-mobile Dash

3. At the same time, hold the power button for 1-2 seconds and then release the soft keys.
4. When it prompts you to clear the storage, push the “send” button(green phone button).