Steps to Factory Reset the Kindle Fire

The Kindle Fire by Amazon is a purpose-built device that can be used for entertainment purposes too, you can access e-books, movies and TV shows, music, magazines, apps, and web browsing too. It’s nothing wrong when you consider it under tablet’s that gives similar performance. The Fire HD is the best and speediest, and most advanced Amazon tablet, but Fire HD comes with a larger screen than the Kindle Fire.

But as time goes, the device might encounter a problem or sluggishness, this won’t give you the performance as it supposes to be. If you’re facing some issue related to your Amazon Kindle Fire and want to reset the device, don’t worry we’ve covered you up. Just follow the explanatory guide that will help you to reset the Kindle Fire, without further ado, let’s gets started.

Steps to Factory Reset the Kindle Fire

Steps to Factory Reset the Kindle Fire

Resetting a device means that your whole data will be wiped out completely, this will also resolve all the issues or bugs related to your Kindle Fire. To perform a factory reset the Kindle Fire users need to the following:

  1. Visit Settings by swiping down from the top of your home screen
  2. Go to Device > Tap on the Device Options
  3. Then click on Reset to Factory Defaults
  4. A threat message will popup informing about the content > click on Reset
  5. Wait for the process to complete and reboot your device

Once done, just re-enter all of your details of Amazon information, you’ve made a backup you can restore all of the data that has been wiped out.

How to Backup your Kindle Fire

There’re chances that you don’t want to lose any important data or content, so you can create a Backup and Restore the data after performing a reset to your Kindle Fire.

To create a Back on Kindle Fire, the users need to do the following:

  1. Visit Settings by swiping down from the top of your home screen
  2. Go to Device > Tap on the Backup and Restore
  3. Enable the Backup & Restore button, it will turn in orange color

The backup data can be restored when the device is in standby or sleep mode when it’s connected to the Wi-Fi.

Perform a Reset if forgotten Lockscreen Password

No need to worry if you’ve forgotten the lock screen password, by resetting the device it will work like charm just like before.

  1. Swipe sideways from the right hand side of screen
  2. Input the wrong password more than 5 times
  3. Tap on Reset your device
  4. Tap on the Options and select Reset your Kindle Fire
  5. Wait for the process to complete and reboot your device

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Hrishi is a B.S.E IT/Sales graduate from Mumbai who went on to work in neither of those fields in the end. It happens. He's a freelance writer, loves to travel, experiencing the things with that money which surprise him. Hrishi loved to watch anime, movies and listening to music but this doesn't mean he's a hikikomori. He always believes that there's so much in those things that we miss out on every day.

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