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Boxee Box Recovery Console

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posted this on December 13, 2011, 8:54 AM

Boxee Box Recovery Console

What is the Boxee Box recovery console and how do I access it?

The Boxee Box's Recovery Console is the place where you can reset the Boxee Settings to default and manually upgrade the Boxee Firmware version.

Note: You should use the recovery console only if you were asked by the Boxee Support team or to manually upgrade the Boxee Box.

How to access the Recovery Console?

  1. Power down the Boxee Box
  2. Press and hold the Power Button for 6-8 seconds and then release

    Note: The Boxee image on the the Boxee Box should turn to yellow or orange.

  3. You are in the Recovery Console.

Recovery Console Options:

Reset All Settings - Removes all the user information and configuration but keeps the firmware,

Factory Restore - Removes the Firmware back to the original versions the Boxee was shipped with but keeps all the user settings

Upgrade from USB storage - Manually upgrade the Boxee Box firmware from a usb storage, for more information review the "manually update the Boxee software" article

Reset - Exist the Recovery Console back to the normal Boxee menu

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