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Registered: ‎08-25-2010
My Device: 9550
My Carrier: Verizon

HOW TO: Reset 9550 OS (back to factory settings)

Using 9550 as a MP3 player - not connected to phone service.  Phapsody suddenly not working saying liscense is expired.  Spent hours trying to fix w/rhapsody tech supp. They say I need to reset OS back to factory settings.  How?

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Re: HOW TO: Reset 9550 OS (back to factory settings)

Hi and Welcome to the Community!

Here is a KB that discusses that process:

  • KB31291 How to reset a BlackBerry smartphone to factory settings using BlackBerry Desktop Software

Hopefully it contains something useful! There also are multiple existing threads on this site that discuss that exact process...your review of those might prove useful, and a search of this site should reveal all applicable existing threads to you.

Good luck and let us know!

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