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How to factory reset the RealWear HMT-1?

In this article you will learn how to factory reset the RealWear HMT-1.

What is needed:

  • RealWear HMT-1

What to do:

  1. Turn on your RealWear
  2. Go to my programs
  3. Go to settings by saying settings
  4. Go down a page and say: system
  5. Say: reset > erase all data (factory reset) > reset device

Your device should now be factory reseted. If your device stops responding, you need to reset the device via Android Debug Bridge (ADB):

  1. Connect the device to your PC, using a USB-C cable
  2. Open the RealWear Explorer (Read here how to install the RW Explorer)
  3. Launch ADB by pressing ADB in the top right corner of your RW Explorer
  4. Run the command: “ADB reboot recovery
  5. The device will reboot and stay on the RealWear logo
  6. Press and hold the Action Button for 3-5 secs and release, you will see the recovery options on the display
  7. Use the action button to navigate through those options – each press will move to the next item
  8. Once you have “Wipe data/factory reset” highlighted, press the power button
  9. It will ask for confirmation, select Yes using the power button
  10. After the factory reset is done, choose reboot now or restart

You should now know how to factory reset your device via Android-Debug-Bridge.

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