Garmin iQue M5 Hard Reset

Before you give your handset to repair shop or buy new handset, please try the following procedure to repair your device. First charge your battery more then 70%, backup your important data like phone-book, message, email, images and settings and in most cases take out SIM card and SD card. After doing hard reset not possible to recover your data, so online backup is always important. For all of your data, a backup should be done on a external device, hard drive, raid system media or SD card. 

 

How to Hard Reset Garmin iQue M5

 

Soft Reset

Use the stylus to press and quickly release the Reset button on the bottom of your device.

Hard Reset

  • Press and hold the REC and Contacts buttons while you press the Reset button with the stylus. 
  • Release the Reset button ?rst. Then release the REC and Contact buttons. A blue screen appears asking Delete all your programs, data, and settings in memory? 
  • Press the Que button to select Yes or the Calendar button to select No. If you select Yes, another question appears: Also delete all your permanent storage? Select Yes to delete contacts, appointments, and other PIM data. The device resets itself.

If other reset methods fail, use the stylus to press and hold the Reset button for approximately 8 seconds. Your device turns on automatically after you release the Reset button and starts as normal. This method of resetting automatically deletes all user data