How to do a Factory Reset on a WinBook Tablet

Description: This technical article will show how to run a factory reset on a WinBook Tablet. Before getting started, make sure your tablet is plugged in to power - this process should not be done on battery mode. It will take a bit of time to process the reset - 30-60 minutes is a reasonable time expectation.

  1. Open the charms bar by swiping in from the right hand side of the screen.
    Windows 8 Charms Bar
  2. Go to Settings.
    Windows 8 Settings Charm
  3. Under Settings go to Change PC settings.
    Change PC Settings
  4. Under Change PC settings go to Update and recovery.
    PC Settings, Update and Recovery
  5. Under Update and recovery go to Recovery.
    Update and Recovery, Recovery
  6. Under recovery choose Remove everything and reinstall Windows. Tap on Get started when you are ready.
    Recovery Options
  7. Now you will get a Please wait, Preparing window.
    Recovery Begins
  8. When the tablet is finished resetting, it will prompt you to restart. Once done, it will be back to like it was when you originally pulled it out of the box.