- Press “SERVICES” on your Sky Plus Remote
- Select Option 4
- Next press 0, 1 and SELECT – you should now see the engineer’s menu.
- Choose option 8, ‘Full System Reset’. The box will now take a few minutes to reset itself.
Factory Reset Sky+ Box Through Buttons
- Switch off at the mains
- Hold Left and Right navigation buttons (on the unit), switch power on and hold for about 30 seconds until Green play light comes on
- Press 'Select'
- The 'play-light' will then rotate clockwise while the resetting procedure takes place. This may take up to 3 minutes. (this timing could vary if there are no programmes stored in the hard drive)
- It then reverts to 'Standby'
- Leave the machine for 2 minutes while hard drive reformats.