How to Clear Settings on Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF

Clearing out all customization settings such as Wi-Fi and schedules, lock screen passwords, and restoring the Honeywell RTH9580WF Touchscreen Thermostat to factory default condition, is accomplished with the instructions below. This procedure is recommended when troubleshooting intelligent thermostats, to rule out the possibility that corrupted settings could be causing the thermostat to malfunction. Keep in mind however, that after doing … Continue reading How to Clear Settings on Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF



How to Factory Reset Netgear® WiFi Range Extender, General Instructions

Netgear® has created a vast line of WiFi range extenders, many of which feature a hard reset button that, when pressed, erases any customized settings, and returns the extender to factory default values (restores the settings to what they were when the unit was shipped from the factory).  Do this if the extender begins exhibiting … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Netgear® WiFi Range Extender, General Instructions



Echo Dot Factory Reset Instructions

You may wish to factory reset Echo Dot because you wish to sell your old one to another. Or perhaps you just want to link it to a different Amazon account, or to a different wireless network.  So, to that end, in order to reset your Echo Dot to factory default condition, perform the following steps.  Resetting unlinks the Echo Dot from its current Amazon … Continue reading Echo Dot Factory Reset Instructions



iPod Nano 3rd Generation Reset Instructions

Erasing all audio, video, and system settings on the Apple iPod Nano portable media player , can be done without a computer or iTunes. Note however that this procedure does not immediately delete any music, video, or playlist files on your Nano at the time you execute it.  These files will be removed the next time you plug the … Continue reading iPod Nano 3rd Generation Reset Instructions



How to Reset Comcast Remote XR2 to Factory Default

Sometimes, most remote controls develop strange behaviors which require a factory default reset to clear up.  These include some key presses not registering, stuck-on transmit lights, and key presses sending the wrong commands (the channel up down buttons actually change the volume, or pressing the SAT key actually switching the remote over to DVD player … Continue reading How to Reset Comcast Remote XR2 to Factory Default



Where is the Echo Dot Reset Button

Where is the Echo Dot reset button?  The answer depends on which Echo Dot you’re inquiring about. Gen 1 Echo Dot Reset Button Location On the first generation Echo Dot, the reset button is located on the under side (the bottom) of the unit.  The Amazon page  Reset Your Amazon Echo or Echo Dot (1st … Continue reading Where is the Echo Dot Reset Button



How to Reset Echo Dot 1

Now that the 1st Generation Amazon Echo Dot is no longer the most recent version of this smart speaker, you may wish to reset Echo Dot because you wish to sell or gift yours to another person. Or perhaps you just want to link it to a different Amazon account, or connect it to a different wireless network.  So, … Continue reading How to Reset Echo Dot 1



Factory Default Reset of Apple iPod Touch Media Player

Restoring all audio, video, and system settings on the Apple iPod Touch portable media player to factory default values, can be accomplished without a computer. Note that doing so this way, does not erase any music from this player right away. But, restoring does schedule a media file deletion for the next time this iPod  is connected … Continue reading Factory Default Reset of Apple iPod Touch Media Player