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The reset method is:1) Remove the power supply, then Remove cover on unit.2) Remove the "button battery" , about the size of a quarter on the main board3) PUSH AND HOLD THE POWER BUTTON for about 15 seconds WITH the battery OUT.4) With the BATTERY OUT Using a short piece of wire or a paper clip, SHORT OUT the battery terminals on the circuit board for 30 seconds to drain the system's capacitors5) Re install the button battery and turn unit ON.This *should * reset the DVR to factory admin settings.*IF this does NOT reset, you would need to return to Swan to have the EEPROM reset/replaced to regain full function.