How to Reset Alexa Echo Gen 2 Dot Back to Factory Default Settings

You may wish to factory reset the Alexa Echo Dot speaker because you wish to sell your old one to another. Or perhaps you just want to connect it to a different Amazon account, or to a different wireless network.  So, to that end, in order to reset your Alexa Echo Dot to factory default condition, perform the following steps. Resetting unlinks the … Continue reading How to Reset Alexa Echo Gen 2 Dot Back to Factory Default Settings



How to Factory Reset Netgear WiFi Extender, General Instructions

In this post, we cover how to factory reset Netgear WiFi extender routines.  Indeed, Netgear® has created a vast line of WiFi range extenders. Many of these have a factory reset button.  This button, when pressed, erases any custom settings. It then returns the Netgear extender to factory default values. E.g. A factory reset restores … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Netgear WiFi Extender, General Instructions



Echo Dot Gen 2 Smart Speaker 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 Gen 2 Smart Speaker Factory Reset Instructions



Reset Xfinity Remote XR2, How To

Sometimes, most remote controls develop strange behaviors which need a hard  reset to clear up.  So in this post, we show you how to reset Xfinity remote XR2 back to its factory default state.  If you reset the XR2 though, keep in mind that this remote may not work afterwards until you reprogram it.  So, … Continue reading Reset Xfinity Remote XR2, How To



HP DeskJet 3630 Factory Reset, How To

If your HP 3630 series printer ever behaves strangely, do a factory reset.  Or, when you need to update its wireless network settings, you also perform a hard reset.  A hard reset restores the 3630 to factory default settings.  Once the HP DeskJet 3630 factory reset ends, you can set it up anew.  E.g. You … Continue reading HP DeskJet 3630 Factory Reset, How To



How to Reset Amazon Echo Gen 1 Speaker Back to Factory Default Settings

Note that if you’re just trying to correct strange behavior of the Amazon Echo speaker, a complete factory reset may be too drastic a measure because a full hard reset means that you’ll have to completely reconfigure your speaker to connect to your Wi-Fi network, which Amazon account it’s registered under, and several other settings … Continue reading How to Reset Amazon Echo Gen 1 Speaker Back to Factory Default Settings



How to Reset Original Google Home Smart Speaker to Factory Default Settings

You may decide to sell or give your Google Home smart speaker to another person. or wish to link it to a different Google account, or connect it to a different Wi-Fi network. To unlink this device from its current Google account, to assure that it forgets the Wi-Fi connection information stored within, and to restore it to factory default (fresh … Continue reading How to Reset Original Google Home Smart Speaker to Factory Default Settings



How to Reset Echo Dot 1 Back to Factory Default Settings

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 Back to Factory Default Settings



How to Reset Echo Dot 2 Back to Factory Default Settings

You may decide to sell or give your Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Generation smart speaker to another person. or wish to link it to a different Amazon account, or connect it to a different WiFi network. To unlink this device from its current Amazon Alexa account, assure that it forgets the WiFi connection information stored within, and … Continue reading How to Reset Echo Dot 2 Back to Factory Default Settings



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