Source: Business Insider
You can reset your Kindle Paperwhite to its factory settings if your device is having serious malfunctions or you’re getting rid of it. Resetting your Kindle Paperwhite will erase all data stored on the device and restore it to its original condition. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories . While oftentimes a simple restart will solve any issues you’re having with your Kindle Paperwhite , such as slow response or a freezing screen, serious technical issues may require you to reset the device to its factory settings in the hope of restoring its ability to operate properly. While doing so is a relatively straightforward process, it should be noted that resetting your Kindle to factory settings will erase all data you currently have stored on the device including books, magazines, and other documents as well as Wi-Fi information and all other data. That being said, if you feel it’s time to try this last resort option, or you’re selling the device, here’s how to reset your Kindle Paperwhite .