How to Reset NVidia Shield TV to Factory Settings?

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NVidia Shield TV is a new product in the digital streaming industry. The product comes along with excellent NVidia Shield TV help and support facility, but at times, things go beyond their control as well. At that time, there is another option left for people but to reset the Shield TV to factory settings. We in this blog post will discuss the process of how to reset NVidia Shield TV to factory settings.

NVidia has also launched its media streaming device or you can say a ‘set-top box’. The company after launching this device has made it to the list of companies that manufacture media streaming devices. There are many top companies that are on the list such as, Roku, Amazon, Apple, and Google etc. NVidia is already a top name when it comes to manufacturing electronic goods.

People find products manufactured by NVidia to be highly dependable, which they really are. NVidia has launched a set-top box by the name of ‘Shield TV’. The product is doing extremely good in the markets in which it was launched. People have shown positive response towards this product, which is a great sign for the company because they have already increased the production of this device.

If you too have purchased this device and are enjoying the services of it, then this blog is for you. Like you, there are many people who have bought NVidia Shield TV, and they were enjoying their favorite TV shows and movies streamed from this device on their TV screens. But then, they come across an issue in this device. While most of the issues can be resolved by getting in touch with NVidia Shield support providers, but then, there are some issues that can only be fixed by resetting the device to factory settings.

It is a well-known fact that resetting a device to its factory settings is the last resort. It is only done when everything else has failed. You have the option of getting in touch with NVidia shield controller support, but if they are not able to provide you with the right kind of assistance, then you will have to perform a factory reset. So, if your NVidia Shield TV has been giving problems to you for past many days, and you have tried all sorts of troubleshooting steps, then the last option left for you is to reset the device to its factory settings.

But, you need to keep in mind that resetting the device to factory settings will remove all the data, files, and installed apps. Moreover, the settings will also be restored to their innate state. You won’t be able to recover anything, so use this ‘factory reset’ option only if you have tried all sorts of things.

If you want to connect your remote control with NVidia Shield TV after the factory reset, then you will have to perform the configuration settings all over again. You can take help of NVidia Shield TV support for that if you want, as they know the right settings.

You will only be able to recover the data that is associated with your Google account, and else everything will be wiped from the Shield TV. If there are settings for any device stored on the set-top box, then those will also be removed. For any assistance,

It is going to take up to 2 hours for the device to get reset itself to the factory settings.

Here is how you can reset the device to factory settings.

  1. From the home screen, you need to scroll down the options and choose ‘settings’.
  2. There will be an option named ‘Device’ that you have to click. Under that option, you will have to select ‘Storage and Reset’ option.
  3. Click on ‘Factory Data Reset’ option.
  4. There will be an option named ‘fast reset or full reset’ depending on what you preferred out of these.
  5. Now, you need to select the option named ‘erase everything’ in order to confirm that everything on the device is wiped out.

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