Hard Reset (Factory Reset) for NOOK® HD/NOOK® HD+

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    The following procedure details how to perform a NOOK HD/NOOK HD+ factory reset. A factory reset will deregister your device, removing all digital books and files, including side-loaded content. The titles you have purchased will remain in your account.

    NOTE: It is recommended that all side-loaded content you wish to save is backed up to an SD card or computer before proceeding.

    To Hard Reset NOOK HD/NOOK HD+, complete the following:

    1. Confirm the device is powered off.
    2. Hold the Power and Home key simultaneously.
    3. Release the Power and Home key once the NOOK logo appears. A Factory Reset prompt will appear.
    4. To continue, press the Home key.
    5. To exit, press the Power key.