How Do I Reset My Player Back To Factory Default Settings?

Last Update Date : Apr 04. 2018

Resetting to Factory Default Settings

Resets the system, network, and Smart Hub settings and deletes all user stored BD data.

 

Use this if:

 

    • The player is operating erratically or not working properly

    • After a recent Firmware Update

    • If the Network Test is failing or Network Settings needs to be erased

    • If you are attempting to connect to another network or new router

    • If you are relocating the player to another location/device connection

    • If the HDMI output is set to a resolution your TV does not support

    • If you have forgotten the rating password

Before Starting

• Remove any disc from the player, reset will not work if there is a disc in the player, wait for "No Disc" to appear on the front display of the player.

 

• "Not Available" will display if a disc is left in the player and player will not reset.

Hard Reset

1 Power on your Blu-ray player if it's not already on, tune your TV to the input where the Blu-ray player is connected.
2 With no disc in the player press and hold the Play/Pause button infront of the BD player for about 8 seconds or until "Resetting all settings to default values..." is displayed on your TV screen. The Blu-ray player then powers off and resets.
How Do I Reset My Player Back To Factory Default Settings?

NOTE: If you press and hold the stop button on your Blu-ray remote, this does not work. You must press the Play/Pause button on the front panel of the player.

3 The Blu-ray player powers on automatically and displays the initial setup screen, highlight your language and then press Enter.
4 TV Aspect and Network prompt is displayed, Start is already highlighted, press Enter.
5 The Initial Settings/TV Aspect screen will appear. Select the settings appropriate to your TV and preference and then press Enter.

    • 16:9 Original: Select if your TV is 16:9 (Widescreen). All content will be displayed at the original aspect ratio. Content formatted in 4:3 will be displayed with black bars on the left and right.

    • 16:9 Full: Select if your TV is 16:9 (Widescreen). All content will fill the full screen. Content formatted in 4:3 will be stretched.

    • 4:3 Letter Box: Select if your TV is 4:3. All content will be displayed at the original aspect ratio. Content formatted in 16:9 will be displayed with black bars on the top and bottom.

    • 4:3 Pan-Scan: Select if your TV is 4:3. All content will be displayed at the original aspect ratio. 16:9 content will have the extreme left and right portion cut off.

6 The Network Settings screen appears. Follow the prompts to setup your network or press the Blue D button on your BD remote to skip.
7 The home menu is displayed, all the settings have been restored to factory default.

NOTE:Follow along with this video to learn how to perform a hard reset of your Smart Blu-ray Player to clear data and to restore factory default settings.(For Example: BD-E5700) 

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