Factory resetting your Oculus Meta is a fast and simple process that can be completed in minutes. It can be used to restore your headset to its original factory settings and clear any data or settings that may have been added since you first received it. Before you begin the reset process, make sure to save any data or settings you want to keep on a USB drive or other external storage device. Once the reset is complete, any data or settings stored on the headset will be lost.
To begin the reset process, power off your Oculus Meta headset and then power it back on. Once the headset is powered on, press and hold the power button on the back of the headset for five seconds. When the light on the power button turns blue, release the button. Your headset is now in factory reset mode.
Next, press and hold the volume up button on your Oculus Meta for five seconds. When the light on the volume button turns blue, release the button. Your headset is now in reset mode. At this point, the headset will begin the reset process. You will see a black screen with a loading bar. The reset process can take up to three minutes to complete. Once the reset is finished, your Oculus Meta headset will restart
Once it has restarted, the headset will be in its factory reset state. You will be prompted to go through the setup process to connect your headset to a Wi-Fi network and configure any settings you desire. That’s all there is to it! Resetting your Oculus Meta is quick and easy, and can help you restore your headset to its original factory settings. If you have any questions about the reset process, contact Oculus customer service for further assistance.
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You Can Do A Factory Reset By Using 2 Ways
1. Using the device’s settings menu: Depending on the device, this may be found in the Settings, System, or Backup & Reset menu. Once there, you should be able to find a Factory Reset option.
2. Using the device’s hardware buttons: This method can vary depending on the device. Generally, you have to press and hold a combination of buttons, such as the power and volume buttons, for a few seconds. A menu should appear, and you should be able to find the Factory Reset option.
Be aware that a factory reset will erase all data, settings, and applications from your device. You should back up any important data before attempting a factory reset.
How To Factory Reset The Oculus Quest 2 By Using The Phone
1. Open the Oculus app on your phone.
2. Select Settings.
3. Select the device you want to factory reset (Oculus Quest 2).
4. Select Factory Reset.
5. Select Reset.
6. Read the warning and choose Reset if you’re sure.
7. Enter your Oculus PIN.
8. Select Reset Again.
9. The Oculus Quest 2 will now begin the factory reset process.
meta quest factory reset using the headset
It is not possible to factory reset a headset using the headset itself. You will need to use a PC or laptop to reset the headset to its factory settings. First, connect the headset to the PC using the appropriate USB cable.
Then open the headset’s software or control panel and select the “factory reset” option. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the reset process. Once the reset is complete, the headset will be restored to its original settings.
Shah Wajahat is a Computer Science grad and a Cisco CCNA certified Professional with 3+ years of experience in the Tech & software industry. Shah loves helping people with tech by explaining to layman audience technical queries in an easier way.