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I BOUGHT A COUPLE OF THESE HANDHELD SCANNERS ONLINE. THEY ARE PRE PROGRAMMED TO DO INVENTORY FOR SOME COMPANY, SO MANY RECRICTIONS ARE THERE. I BASICALLY CAN'T DO ANYTHING WITH THEM. i'VE READ THAT THERE ARE 3 FILES NEEDED TO RESTORE THEM BACK TO THEIR FACTORY CONDITION. DOES ANYONE HAVE THESE THREE FILES AND TELL ME HOW TO INSTALL THEM. i AM NEW, SO I GUESS I WOULD HAVE TO PAY FOR THIS WITH PAYPAL SOMEHOW?
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You'll probably have to contact the manufacturer to get the files and information that you need to do a factory reset.
Sean Plemons Kelly, CISSPInformation Systems Security Engineer

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Hello, cooter1977!

Have you tried to do a cold boot?

PLEASE NOTE: A cold boot also restarts the mobile computer, but erases all stored records and entries from RAM. In addition it returns formats, preferences and other settings to the factory default settings.

(Instructions taken from this site)

Step 1

Simultaneously press and then release the 1, 9 and Power keys. Do not hold down any other keys or buttons. As the mobile computer initializes, the Symbol splash window appears for about a minute.

Step 2

Calibrate the touch screen.

To perform a cold boot on 20-key keypad configurations:

Step 1

Simultaneously press and then release the 1 and 9, MENU and FUNC keys. Do not hold down any other keys or buttons. As the mobile computer initializes, the Symbol splash window, appears for about a minute.

Step 2

Calibrate the touch screen.
What is the name of company? My research shows there is a few guides available.
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Restore a Symbol MC3090 to factory state windows CE
http://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/25131702/Restore-a-Symbol-MC3090-to-factory-state-windows-CE.html
User Guide shows how to flash them and perhaps will help you navigate it?
This manual covers varios models including MC3090G
http://www.etiscan.de/fileadmin/user_upload/Downloads/Handbuecher/Handbuch_M_MC3000_User_Guide_Windows_CE_5.0_-_Mobile_6.1_72-68899-05_Rev._A_englisch.pdf
SYMBOL MC3090: USER GUIDE FOR LONGO’S EMPLOYEES
https://techcalibre.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/final-copy-of-user-guide.pdf
There is also a couple of video on youtube
Cold reboot your MC3090
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mheBhnntK_o
How to stocktake using a mobile barcode scanner
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Bu7lIq5xBw
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The current software downloads require an active support agreement with Motorola/Zebra and can be found here

MC3000 Support

However I am indebted to my colleague Winston who pointed me at the original downloads which are freely available from the same site and apply to the entire MC30XX range.

Device Configuration Package for MC3000C42 V1.0

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Thanks Masq! That's as close as I'm going to get, and I hope that Will allow me to do what I need. Great answer!

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