How to Reset Kindle Fire

If you are using the Kindle Fire then you may have noticed that your device is getting slower with time. You may want to sell your Kindle device, but instead of doing that, you can just factory reset the Kindle device. Now, you may wonder how to reset Kindle? Well! The process is pretty simple. A factory reset can help you to fix all the Kindle problems that you are presently experiencing. In this guide, we are going to tell you How to reset Kindle and bring it back to the fresh slate.

Factory Reset the Kindle Fire

Before you proceed to Factory Reset Kindle Fire, take the device backup. After that, check how you can factory reset the Kindle device.

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  • On the home screen of Kindle Fire, swipe down from the top. Now, you will able to access the settings.

  • You will see the gear-shaped- icon there, tap on this icon to access the settings.

  • On the Kindle Fire screen where it says device, go to the bottom of the list of choice. Tap on the ‘Device’ option. You can find this option right above the model description of your Kindle Fire device.

  • Now, you have to choose the ‘Reset to Factory default option to factory reset your Kindle Fire device.

  •  An alert message will appear on your screen saying that you care about the factory reset your Kindle Fire device. Doing this will erase all the information from your account, downloaded applications and content from the internal storage. If you have installed the SD card on your device, the data will remain untouched.

  • If you also want to erase the data in SD card then you can follow the instructions of the alert box for this.

  • Once the factory reset Kindle Fire process is complete, you have to re-enter the Amazon account details.

  • If you have enabled the auto-backup feature before resetting then after the reboot the device will ask you restore the backup.

Enable Amazon Auto backup

To enable the back, follow given steps:

  • On Home Screen of Kindle Fire, swipe down to access the Settings. Tap on the gear icon to open the Settings menu. Click on the ‘Devices’ option and scroll ‘Backup and Restore’.

  • After choosing the ‘Backup and Restore’ option, toggle the Backup and Restore button to the on position. It will be displayed as orange when appear.

So these are some simple instructions through which you can factory Reset Kindle Fire and backup the data. Follow the steps carefully to complete the process without any hurdle.

Factory Reset Kindle Fire