How to Reset Xfinity Remote XR2 U2

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 Comcast remote Xfinity XR2 U2 back to its factory default state. If you hard reset the XR2 U2 though, remember that this remote may not work again until you reprogram … Continue reading How to Reset Xfinity Remote XR2 U2



How to Restore iPod Nano 3rd Gen Player

You can partially restore iPod Nano 3rd gen media player without iTunes.  This does the following. It restores most audio, video, and system settings to factory default values. Indeed, you can do this without a computer. Note though that this routine does not erase any music, video, or playlist files on your Nano.  These files … Continue reading How to Restore iPod Nano 3rd Gen Player



Restoring iPod Touch to Factory Settings

When restoring the iPod Touch to factory settings, you reset all audio, video, and system settings on this Apple portable media player to factory default values.  You can accomplish this even 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 … Continue reading Restoring iPod Touch to Factory Settings



Reset Echo Dot to Restore Proper Alexa Operation

The Echo Dot smart speakers need a hard reset now and then.  This restores them to their out-of-box, factory default states.  This also corrects many abnormal behaviors in these speakers.  So, we show you how to reset Echo Dot in this piece.  Why?  Because this often corrects erratic behaviors in these speakers, and prepares them … Continue reading Reset Echo Dot to Restore Proper Alexa Operation



How to Reboot Invoke Speaker by Harman Kardon

Here, we cover how to reboot Invoke speaker by Harman Kardon.  You reboot if the speaker shows bad performance, goes quiet or does not answer voice requests.  It may emit weird noises, break up, chirp or squeak.  Or, the speaker may suffer other oddities. In any case, always try a speaker reboot first (described here).  … Continue reading How to Reboot Invoke Speaker by Harman Kardon