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Reset a Blackberry
This is how to reset a Blackberry from scratch. It assumes that you have already installed Desktop Manager on your Windows computer.
First, delete data from the Blackberry
Menu > Options > Security Options > General Settings > menu "Wipe Handheld"
Check include third party applications and select Continue
Enter the text blackberry to confirm
If you haven't already, download the Blackberry software for the model you are going to reset. 8330uAMEA_PBr4.5.0_rel90_PL18.104.22.168_A22.214.171.124_USCC.exe in this case.
Install the Blackberry software you downloaded.
Open the Desktop Manager program
Plug in the Blackberry - enter the password if requested.
In Desktop Manager, click on Application Loader.
Click on Add / Remove Applications and click Start, if prompted, enter password and click OK.
Click the Settings button
Under Device data options Check "Delete all application data" and "Erase all currently installed applications." Click OK.
Click Next > Note warnings > then Click Finish
When complete the Blackberry will reset.
Go to PCSS Setup web page and complete setup…http://www.colby.edu/administration_cs/its/office/pcss/bb-pcss-basic-setup.cfm