T-Mobile HD7 / WP7 : How to Reset a Windows 7 Phone to Factory Settings and Erase Data

   Posted November 9, 2010 by Jimmy Selix in Windows

This tech-recipe will explain how to reset and wipe your Tmobile HD7 / Windows Phone 7 device back to factory settings and applications. This process will wipe your data from the device.

1. Go to Settings (by swiping to the left and scrolling down to Settings)

2. Go to About

3. Then tap on the “reset your phone” button

This will wipe and reset your Windows Phone 7 device back to the factory settings and state.


About Jimmy Selix

Jimmy Selix is an early adopter that loves to be one of the first on the block to have the latest and greatest in technology and gadgets. Another love of his is being able to share his knowledge to others seeking it. Feel free to drop any comments or questions that you may have.
View more articles by Jimmy Selix

The Conversation

Follow the reactions below and share your own thoughts.

  • http://twitter.com/gnomehole The Gnome

    Best part of the eval of this phone was wiping it and giving it to someone else. What a waste, I was expecting so much more.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Brenden-Nickless/1109178914 Brenden Nickless

    does it get rid of the ridiculous T-mobile splash screen on startup? or is that compulsory? -.-

  • Clearwaters Employee

    Thanks for the help! wow had to give this back to our VP and did not want my crap to be on it….:)

  • niys

    Will i lose my minutes id i reset my phone