What are you trying to do?

Reset the camera to the default settings. This can be done for a variety of reasons including:

  • Anytime you're experiencing a problem and you want to make sure that the camera settings aren't contributing to the issue.
  • If you are experiencing a lag time when changing settings with the menu buttons.
  • HDMI connection issues.

Where does it apply?

  • HERO3+ Black Edition
  • HERO3+ Silver Edition
  • HERO3: Black Edition (with the latest software)

How to do it

  1. Hold down the Shutter (S) button.
  2. Press the Power (P) button while holding the Shutter button.
  3. When the camera powers on, it will be set to all of the factory defaults.