How To Reset HomePod Mini With or Without iPhone

When your HomePod is not working, you can still fix it by rebooting or resetting it to factory default. In this guideline, you will get the complete instructions on how to reset HomePod Mini with or without your iPhone.

To start resetting your HomePod is quite easy. It only takes few minutes to complete. The good news is that the process for resetting the new HomePod Mini is very easy that you can do it in just few steps.

If your HomePod Mini is in a stereo pair, then you must separate the units first. After that, you can go to the Settings. Then, tap on Ungroup Accessories, so you can remove the stereo pairing, and your HomePod Mini is ready to reset.


Resetting Using iPhone

To start, launch the Home app on your iPhone. All settings are in this Home app. In the Home app, you can tap on the HomePod Mini to reset it. Here are the instructions on how to reset HomePod Mini using your iPhone:

  1. From the bottom right corner, tap on the Settings icon. Or, scroll down to the bottom of the Home App.
  2. At the bottom of the screen, there is a button that says Reset HomePod. Press it. After that, tap on Remove Accessory. This will help you factory reset HomePod.
  3. Wait for one to two minutes, and your HomePod Mini will be reset. You need to set it up again.

Resetting HomePod Mini on PC or Mac

If you cannot access any iPad or iPhone right now, you can try this tutorial to reset a HomePod Mini using Windows or Mac. Ther eis a way to restore it, by following these instructions:

  1. Plug the USB-C cable of your HomePod Mini into PC or Mac.
  2. If you are using a Mac, then open a Finder window. Choose the HomePod Mini  from the side menu. You will find a button located on the right side of this window. Click a button that says “Restore HomePod”.
  3. If you are using PC Windows, then open iTunes first. Make sure that the HomePod Mini plugged in. From the iTunes, tap on the button that says “Restore HomePod”.

Resetting HomePod Mini Without Using iPhone

If you do not want to use an iPhone when you want to reset a HomePod Mini, you can start it by interacting with this smart speaker, using the instruction below:

  1. Unplug your HomePod Mini from the power, and wait for 10 seconds before plugging it back into the power.
  2. Wait for 10 seconds more, and then place your finger on the top of this smart speaker, hold. The light will go red and Siri will say that the HomePod Mini is resetting.
  3. You will hear 3 beeps and then lift your finger. Your device will continue the reset process without any interaction.

That is the complete guide on how to reset HomePod Mini with or without an iPhone or iPad. We hope that this information can help you!

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