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How to Factory Reset an August Connect

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Introduction

A factory reset will reset the August Connect back to default settings. This is typically done when there is a problem that can only be fixed with a reset or if you want to sell or give it away.

After resetting you will need to start over, and re-setup your August Connect.

1 Factory Reset

  1. Make sure your Connect is plugged in.
  2. Press and hold the button on the front of the front of the Connect for 3 seconds.
    August Connect with front button highlighted
  3. The LED should begin steadily blinking green when it is ready to be setup again.
    August Connect with green led

2 Re-Setup?

Factory reset removes everything from your August Connect. In order to use it again, you will need to re-setup the device.

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A factory reset will reset the August Connect back to default settings. This is typically done when there is a problem that can only be fixed with a reset or if you want to sell or give it away.

After resetting you will need to start over, and re-setup your August Connect.

  1. Make sure your Connect is plugged in.
  2. Press and hold the button on the front of the front of the Connect for 3 seconds.
    August Connect with front button highlighted
  3. The LED should begin steadily blinking green when it is ready to be setup again.
    August Connect with green led

Factory reset removes everything from your August Connect. In order to use it again, you will need to re-setup the device.

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