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Nokia E71

Nokia E71

How to reset or hard reset a Nokia E71

If your smartphone Nokia E71 it works very slow, it hangs, you want to bypass screen lock, or you have a full memory, and you want to erase everything, or you want to sell it or give it away and you want nobody to be able to access your files and passwords you can do a factory reset so that it returns to be like the first day.

There are three types of reset for a Nokia E71: the “soft” reset that restores the phone's settings to their factory state without deleting any files, phone numbers, ringtones or installed applications, the “strong” reset that deletes all the content of the phone, it is a total format of the device including the contacts, ringtones, photos, videos, applications, etc. and finally the “total” reset that should be used when the phone does not start or does not turn on and it would be our last resort to recover the Nokia E71.

Before making any kind of reset to your Nokia E71 it is highly recommended to charge the Nokia up to at least 80% of its battery.

“Soft” reset or “normal” reset

Estimated time: 5 minutes.

1- First step:

Unlock your Nokia E71 and from the home screen press or type the following code *#7780#

2- Second step:

Once the code is written, press the call button.

3- Third step:

A message will appear on the screen of your E71 asking if you want to restore the settings, press “Continue” f you want to continue.

4- Fourth step:

A message will appear asking you to write the security code of the Nokia E71 phone.

5- Fifth step:

After a few seconds the phone will reboot and ask you to enter the date and time settings.

If this method has not worked for you, go to Menu -> Tools -> Settings -> General -> Factory settings.

“Strong” reset or “deep” reset

1- Unlock your Nokia E71 and from the home screen press or type the following code *#7370#

2- Once the code is written, press the call button.

3- A message will appear on the screen of your E71 asking if you want to restore the settings, press “Continue” f you want to continue.

4- A message will appear asking you to write the security code of the Nokia E71 phone.

5- After a few seconds the phone will reboot and ask you to enter the date and time settings.

“Total” reset

1- Remove the battery from the Nokia E71 and put it back into position.

2- Press and hold these three keys at the same time: Green call button, asterisk * and power button.

3- Do not release these three keys until you see the welcome message on the screen of the E71 phone.

4- Wait for the Nokia to start and it will have restarted.

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About the device:

Nokia E71 is a device with 114 x 57 x 10 mm| 66 cc (4.49 x 2.24 x 0.39 in), a weight of 127 grams, a screen resolution of 320 x 240 pixels (~169 ppi pixel density).

It has a processor 369 MHz ARM 11, a RAM memory 128 MB RAM and an internal memory of 110 MB.

The Nokia E71 it comes from the factory with the operating system Symbian OS 9.2| Series 60 v3.1 UI

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