How to Reset your Dash Cam

Resetting the Dash Cam

What does resetting the Dash Cam do?

Resetting your Thinkware Dash Cam will erase all files on the MicroSD Card and revert all settings and preferences back to the factory default.

Why should I reset my Dash Cam?

If you are experiencing any errors with the system or connection to the Dash Cam, one of the first troubleshooting steps to try is completing a system reset.

Resetting the Dash Cam can correct any bugs or errors occurring.

How to Reset your Thinkware Dash Cam

Please follow the instructions below to reset your Thinkware Dash Cam. 

Disclaimer

Please be aware that resetting your Thinkware Dash Cam erases the MicroSD Card and all recorded footage. Please ensure to save all crucial footage, beforehand.

Q1000

Hold the REC + MIC Buttons at the same time until the device begins to beep. It will then restart, reverting to default.

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U1000

Hold the REC + MIC Buttons at the same time until the device begins to beep.

The Dash Cam will then restart, reverting to default.

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 F800, F800PRO, QA100 ELITE, Q800PRO

Hold the  MIC + Middle Button (Manual Record)  at the same time until the device begins to beep. The Dash Cam will then restart, reverting to default.

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FA200, F200, F200 PRO

Hold the WIFI + REC buttons at the same time until the device begins to beep.

The Dash Cam will then restart, reverting to default.

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All Other Models

 Dash Cam Model How to Reset
F50 / FW10 / FA10 / F70 System Settings
F100 System Settings
X330 System Settings
X350 Hold REC + WIFI Buttons
X500 / X550 System Settings
X700 / X800 System Settings

X1000 / Z3000

Device Info
F750 / F550 / F770 Hold the REC + Format Buttons

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