How to Hard Reset (Factory Reset / Master Reset) an Amazon Echo

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REQUIRED PRODUCT (1)
Amazon Echo Amazon Echo
Audio Speaker
Gateway / Hub: Open Ecosystem
Voice Command Device
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REQUIRED APP (1)
Amazon Alexa
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START HOW-TO

Step 1

  • First make sure that the power adapter is plugged into your Echo and a power outlet.

Step 2

  • Locate the Reset button at the base / bottom of your Amazon Echo (near the power adapter port).​

Step 3

  • ​Use a paper clip (or similar tool) to press and hold the Reset button for five seconds.
     
  • The light ring on your Amazon Echo will turn orange, and then blue and after a minute it will turn orange again, ready for setup mode.

Step 4

 

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+ SONOS PLAY: 1 Compact Wireless Speaker
+ iRobot Roomba 880..
+ App: Lightify
+ App: Iris by Lowe's
+ App: SmartThings Mobile (Android)..
$7,859
+ Amazon Echo
+ SONOS PLAY: 1 Compact Wireless Speaker
+ iRobot Roomba 880..
+ App: Lightify
+ App: Iris by Lowe's
+ App: SmartThings Mobile (Android)..
$7,859

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