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Hard reset asha 201

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SoulEdge
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Hard reset asha 201

Hello, I have tried hard resetting my Nokia asha 201 with key combination (the only way I can do it). I used shift+backspace+space+red/drop call; and tried 3+*+green/pick up call+red/drop call while turning on phone. But none of them seem to work. What is the key combination to hard reset it?

Mobile Overlord
jimmyireland
Posts: 17,360

Re: Hard reset asha 201

You cant hard reset this phone.

If  i have helped at all a click on the white star below would be nice thanks.



Now using the Lumia 1520
Contributor
SoulEdge
Posts: 4

Re: Hard reset asha 201

Well then how am I supposed to get past a forgotten security code?!

Mobile Overlord
farby
Posts: 19,704

Re: Hard reset asha 201

ONLY solution is a visit to Nokia Care along with a proof of ownership (Bill / Invoice)

Contributor
SoulEdge
Posts: 4

Re: Hard reset asha 201

But if you bring it to a private repair shop they are able to do it... And you don't even need proof of purchase.

Mobile Visionary
singhnsk
Posts: 1,134

Re: Hard reset asha 201

Private shops are private.. That's your decision to choose which way to go. Nokia Care won't usually ask for a proof of purchase, but it may in case they feel that its a stolen phone.
Contributor
SoulEdge
Posts: 4

Re: Hard reset asha 201

Well, for one - there are no local care centers for me. Second - my point was that I really would like to know the method they use, rather than pay the money...

Registered Member
Tabuke
Posts: 3

Re: Hard reset asha 201

My asha 201 does not have the inbox on messages and freezes when I try to log onto the internet. I have updated my software several times but still no help. Any other options that I can use?
Mobile Overlord
jimmyireland
Posts: 17,360

Re: Hard reset asha 201


SoulEdge wrote:

Well, for one - there are no local care centers for me. Second - my point was that I really would like to know the method they use, rather than pay the money...


This cant be discussed here,its a nokia care centre,or go to a private shop and void your warranty.

If  i have helped at all a click on the white star below would be nice thanks.



Now using the Lumia 1520
New Member
27Nosipho
Posts: 1

Re: Hard reset asha 201

Hie pls i need help. My nokia asha 201 do not open browser. Email. Social. I dont knw now what can i do. Coz i like nokia bt that one is sencond one do that. Pls help me what must i do to open that?
Mobile Sensei
Abi99
Posts: 10,725

Re: Hard reset asha 201

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Registered Member
ForgetFoxx3
Posts: 1

Re: Hard reset asha 201

How can we be prompted to visit Nokia Care Centers to get assistance to hardreset nokia asha 201 while the nokia Care Centers are not distributed everywhere but their products are sold everywhere. and how special is the asha 201 to have have such restrictions while other expensinve handsets are easy to hardreset

Professor
Kakuno
Posts: 318

Re: Hard reset asha 201

You can factory reset your phone (from the settings). The point was on how to override the pass lock, and only a Nokia care centre will be of help on those cases.