How to Reset Bose Speaker 500

In this guide, you will get the complete information about how to reset Bose speaker 500. A reset will reboot your device or it will clean the product settings you have made. For example, it will erase all the paired device lists.

Resetting Bose speaker means that it will fix minor errors in its processors. When you perform restore factory settings, this reset will make your device goes back to the factory default settings. All settings are cleaned to the original. After that, you need to re-configure the settings again just like the first time you use it.

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How to Reset Bose Speaker 500

If your device is on, turn it off. Start by pressing the play/pause button, hold for two seconds.

Disconnect the power cord, do this for about 30 seconds. After that, reconnect the power cord. You can see the light bar pulses in white which means it is resetting and it will stop when done.

How to Factory Reset Bose Speaker 500

There are three conditions to note before doing factory reset on Bose Speaker 500, as below:

1. You haven’t add any voice assistant

In this reset, you will erase all the settings and then return your device to the default setting. Once reset, you need to launch the Bose Music app to re-configure the product.

Remove your device from Bose account. After that, press and then hold the Volume – and AUX buttons simultaneously, do it for 10 seconds to reset the device.

2. You have added alexa before

This reset will erase all the settings and return the product to the default settings. Once reset, you can launch the Bose Music app to setup your product again.

From the Amazon Alexa app, open Devices > Echo & Alexa > Choose your Bose device to view the details. After that, scroll down, and select Deregister. If your device is more than one, then you must remove all of it first. If you do not want to use other Bose product using your Amazon account after performing the reset, check the installed Skills in the Alexa app and then delete the Bose skill.

Launch the Bose Music app and then remove the Alexa from the Bose account. Remove the product from the Bose account. Press and then hold the volume – and AUX buttons simultaneously, do it for 10 seconds to reset the device.

3. You have added Google Assistant

If you have added Google Assistant, you can erase all the settings and then return the device to the default settings. Once reset, you need to reconfigure the product by opening the Bose Music app.

Open the Bose Music app and then delete the Google Assistant from the Bose account. Remove the product from the Bose account. On the top of your device, you can press and then hold the Volume – and AUX Buttons, do it at the same time. Hold for 10 seconds. The device reboots, once complete, you will see the light bar on the front and it will glow in solid amber.

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