How to Factory Reset Chromecast with Google TV




The Chromecast with Google TV is one of the best devices on the market to play content both from the phone and from the device itself, and today we are going to show you how to factory reset, to format it and make it completely clean. This can be useful for selling it, thoroughly cleaning the internal memory, or fixing any serious errors you may have.



We are going to carry out this process from the Chromecast itself with Google TV, performing formatting from settings. It is a very simple process that will take you little time although, depending on the files and apps you have installed, it will take more or less.






How to format the Chromecast with Google TV



If you are new to the Chromecast with Google TV, you may not be too clear how to factory data reset. A simple process, but whose location we must know. It is a fairly simple process that we can do from the Chromecast settings.



You just have to follow, in order, the steps that we indicate below:



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  • Go to the settings of your Chromecast with Google TV

  • Click on 'System'

  • Within 'System', you must go to the 'Information' section

  • In information, click on 'Factory reset'





If we factory reset the Chromecast with Google TV, all files, data and accounts that we have configured will be deleted. Basically, we will have the device just out of the box, having to configure it from scratch.







Differences between the Google Chromecast and the Chromecast integrated or built-in of the Android TV






Being a process that we carry out from the Chromecast itself, it is completely safe, so there is no risk of it being damaged in the process. Thus, we can format the Chromecast with Google TV in a few minutes, a fairly simple process.