How To Reset and Unlock Nokia 105

This post will help you to unlock and hardreset/factory reset your Nokia 105. Simply, go through this complete guide and you will end up unlocking and hard resetting your phone.

Time To Follow this guide!


What is Hard Reset/Factory Reset ?

Hard reset and factory reset are similar operations that you do perform on your phone to restore the factory default setting.

In simple words, after hard resetting, you phone will turn into the state, It was at the time of unboxing, totally original with no user data.

Hard resetting will also cause data loss available on your phone. You will no longer be able to access you data stored on your phone after hard resetting/ factory resetting, as this operation will completely wipe your data.

In case of avoiding the data loss, you should make a complete back-up of your phone.

Need For Hard Reset/Factory Reset

Well, you might stuck around in several situations, where you will need to hard reset your phone in order to get rid of the particular problem completely. Some of the common issues are stated below:

  • Forgot Password/Pin
  • Software Related Issue
  • Lagging
  • Battery Drainage Problem
  • Black Screen Issue

Above are the most common issues out there every user faces. Beside that, there might be other rare issues that could be easily solved through the hard reset/factory reset operation.

Guide To Hard Reset/Factory Reset Nokia 105

There are several methods by following which you can easily hard reset or factory reset your phone.

Method 1: Hard Reset/Factory Reset Using Phone Settings

Step 1: Go to settings on your Nokia 105.

Step 2: In settings, find and select the “Restore Factory Settings” option.

Step 3: Now, It will ask you to type your phone password in order to proceed with the factory reset operation.

Step 4: Simply, type in these codes 0000, 1122, 4321, 12345. These are the default security codes set by the manufacturer.

Step 5: At last, proceed with the “Yes” option to factory reset your Nokia 105.

Step 6: Once, the process completes, then you are good to go.

Method 2: Hard Reset/Factory Reset Nokia 105 Using Master Reset Code (One)

What is the Nokia 105 reset code and how to use it for factory reset operation. Follow the steps below,

Step 1: Grab your Nokia 105.

Step 2: Now, dial the code *#7370#.

Step 3: After dialing the above code, If it asks for the security code, then enter your phone security code.

0000, 1122, 4321, 12345

(If you don’t remember the code, then you can also try one of these codes and check if it works)

Step 4: After that, the factory reset operation process will start and finally it will restore your phone to its original settings. Note: All the data will be removed from your phone.

Step 5: When ask about the password, simply type in any code from the following.

Method 3: Hard Reset/Factory Reset Using Master Reset Code (Two)

Step 1: Grab your Nokia 105.

Step 2: Now, dial the code *#*#7780#*#*.

Step 3: After dialing the above code, you will see the option “Restore Factory Settings”.

Step 4: Simply, choose the option in order to start the factory resetting process.

Step 5: When ask about the password, simply type in any code from the following.

0000, 1122, 4321, 12345

Above of all this, one method that can be really helpful in solving different kinds of issues instantly is the hard restarting or rebooting your phone. Proceed to the below section in order to find out how to hard restart/reboot your Nokia 105 phone.

Hard Restart/Reboot Nokia 105

Step 1: Make sure, that your Nokia 105 is in “ON” state.

Step 2: Now, remove the battery from your Nokia 105 for a while. (5 mins)

Step 3: After the five minutes time interval, simply insert the battery into your Nokia 105.

Step 4: Turn your Nokia 105 “ON” by pressing and holding the “Power” button.

Step 5: When your phone turned ON, the hard restarting/rebooting process successfully completes.



If you have got this particular Nokia 105 and have forgotten the password/pin, then following this guide might help you in an easy way.

By following this guide, you will be able to Hard reset/Factory reset your Nokia 105 by different methods.

Above all, you will also learn how to Hard restart/reboot Nokia 105.