If you are experiencing different problems with your Blackberry Curve then the best solution is to reset or restore the factory settings. In this article I’m going to show you step by step how to reset your Blackberry Curve and bring back the factory settings. But before we continue you should know that you have to backup all your data stored in your Blackberry (messages, emails, contacts, files, documents etc) using your Blackberry Desktop Manager.
To restore the factory settings of your Blackberry Curve follow these steps:
Step 1: Press the Blackberry key, scroll down and go to Options.
Step 2: In the Options section by scrolling down continue to Security Options.
Step 3: In the Security Options section continue to Security Wipe. This option will wipe out your Blackberry Curve and will bring it in a factory state.
Step 4: Now you are at the Security Wipe section. This option will wipe out your Blackberry Curve and will bring it in a factory state. There is also option to select which data you want to wipe from your Blackberry. If you select Emails, Contacts you have to know that you will not be able to send or receive emails in your Blackberry Curve, so you will have to configure it again. There is also option to delete all the installed application and also an option to delete any single file from your Media Card. So it’s you choice what you want to keep and what you want to wipe.
Step 5: Before you continue with the resetting process, you will have to enter the word ‘blackberry’ in the given text box and click the Wipe button.
The restore process will start immediately. After it is completed a restart is required for changes to take effect, so click the Restart Now button.
Your Blackberry Curve will be restarted and all the changes will be applied.
Now your Blackberry Curve is already reset. The factory settings are applied. Hope you didn’t experience any problem while performing this process.
If you have any question regarding this topic or you think I have missed something feel free to use the comment form below and let me know about it. Good luck!