Nokia 1209 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 Nokia 1209


Note: All data will be erased after Reset

  • Switch off the device. 
  • Remove the battery. 
  • After a few seconds, re-insert the battery, and switch on the device.

Before the device is reset, you need to provide the lock code. The default lock code is 12345

Hard Reset via menu option

  • Switch on your phone.
  • Then press Menu button, and enter to Menu -> Settings -> Restore Factory Settings.
  • Confirm this operation -> tap Yes.
  • Now your phone will reset and restarts.


Hard Reset Nokia 1209 with special code / master key / shortcut / secret key:

Try to type: *#7370# and it will ask the security code of Nokia 1209, press 12345.