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How to Factory Reset a Ring Spotlight Floodlight Cam

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Introduction

You can reset a Ring Spotlight or Floodlight Cam to its factory default state if it's no longer working as intended and you've exhausted all troubleshooting options, or if you plan on selling it or giving it away. This guide will take you through that process.
Ring Logo.

1 Factory Reset a Spotlight/Floodlight Cam

Resetting a Ring Spotlight or Floodlight Cam to its factory default state will erase all its saved settings and preferences.

  1. Make sure the camera is powered up.
    Ring Camera plugged into power outlet.
    Or the battery is charged.
    Ring Camera battery plugged into power outlet.
  2. Press and hold the reset button atop the camera for 30 seconds.
    Reset button highlighed on top of Ring Camera.
  3. After releasing it, the status light located at the bottom will flash a few times indicating the camera is restarting.
    Status light flashing on bottom of Ring Camera.
  4. The camera is now reset to factory defaults. If you want to set it up again, you'll need to use the Ring app to reconnect it to your WiFi network.

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You can reset a Ring Spotlight or Floodlight Cam to its factory default state if it's no longer working as intended and you've exhausted all troubleshooting options, or if you plan on selling it or giving it away. This guide will take you through that process.
Ring Logo.

Resetting a Ring Spotlight or Floodlight Cam to its factory default state will erase all its saved settings and preferences.

  1. Make sure the camera is powered up.
    Ring Camera plugged into power outlet.
    Or the battery is charged.
    Ring Camera battery plugged into power outlet.
  2. Press and hold the reset button atop the camera for 30 seconds.
    Reset button highlighed on top of Ring Camera.
  3. After releasing it, the status light located at the bottom will flash a few times indicating the camera is restarting.
    Status light flashing on bottom of Ring Camera.
  4. The camera is now reset to factory defaults. If you want to set it up again, you'll need to use the Ring app to reconnect it to your WiFi network.