How do I erase and reset my NOOK Color?

NOOK Color/Tablet – Erase and Deregister
  1. Tap the “Erase and Deregister Device” menu choice on the “Device Info” screen. Your NOOK displays a page for erasing and deregistering your device.
  2. Tap the button labeled “Erase and Deregister Device”. …
  3. Tap the button labeled “Reset NOOK”.

Where is the reset button on a NOOK Color?

Power down your Nook Color to begin the reset process.

The Power button is located at the upper left of the device.

How do you hard reset a NOOK?

To reset your NOOK:
  1. From the Home screen, tap App Drawer > Settings > System.
  2. Tap Reset Options > Erase all data (factory reset).
  3. Tap Reset Tablet device and follow the prompts to perform the reset.
  4. When your NOOK restarts, follow the prompts to set up your NOOK. Was this answer helpful?

Is NOOK Color still supported?

Notice for NOOK Color and NOOK Tablet owners: As of March 15, 2016, Barnes & Noble no longer supporting these older NOOK tablets and the B&N app store was closed. This means NOOK Color and NOOK Tablet owners will no longer be able to download or update the OverDrive or Cloud Library apps.

Is there a reset button on a NOOK?

To reboot your NOOK, simply press the Reset Pin button and release. Your NOOK will automatically restart.

How do I update my Nook Color?

Why was NOOK Color discontinued?

Besides, Why was nook color discontinued? Barnes and Noble decided to discontinue this device for two reasons. Firstly the original Nook came out in 2009 and many users have switched to a different e-reader. The second is primarily due to B&N implementing new security standards, known as Transport Layer Security (TLS).

How much is a NOOK Color worth?

Those who want more than just black and white text from their eReader will certainly be enticed by the Nook Color. Its ability to display children’s books and magazines is another intriguing aspect. The only drawback to the Nook Color is its $250 price tag, which makes it $100 more expensive than the Kindle.

How do I tell which NOOK I have?

B&N Help Center
  1. Tap the Quick Nav button to open the Quick Nav Bar.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Device Info.
  4. Tap About Your NOOK. You’ll see a screen listing the version number of the NOOK software currently installed on your NOOK. Was this answer helpful?

Do old NOOKs still work?

Because of advancements in our eReader technology, unfortunately we are unable to continue to support the NOOK 1st Edition.

Is my NOOK obsolete?

Barnes and Noble has announced that the vast majority of their e-readers are not going to work after June 29th, 2018. You will not be able to make any purchases, or download and manage your NOOK Content from your NOOK Device unless you download a mandatory security update.

What replaced the NOOK Color?

Nook Tablet
Nook Color
A Wikipedia page on the home screen of the Nook Color
ManufacturerBarnes & Noble
Mass15.8 oz (450 g)
SuccessorNook Tablet
WebsiteOfficial website

What can I do with my old NOOK?

There are a few ways to recycle your Nook. The first way is to contact the manufacturer and request a recycling kit. The second way is to contact your local recycling center and ask them how they recycle e-readers. The third way is to put it in a bag and throw it in the trash.

Why is my NOOK Color not connecting to Wi-Fi?

If you are having trouble maintaining your NOOK Tablet or NOOK Color’s connection to Wi-Fi: 1) Turn off Wi-Fi, and turn it back on. This will refresh your wireless connectivity to your device. 2) Turn off the device by holding the power button for 7 seconds and select Power off from the pop up.

How do I update my NOOK Color 1.4 4?

Tap “About Your NOOK” and confirm that your software version is 1.4. 4. This update will be sent to your device automatically via Wi-Fi.

Can you trade in your old NOOK for a new one?

Barnes and Noble has just unveiled a new trade in program that will allow Nook owners to drop off their older devices at any bookstore and get a $30 credit towards the purchase of a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook.

Can you still get books for NOOK?

You can buy eBooks on all NOOK Devices and the NOOK for Android App (NOOK for iOS users click here). On your NOOK Device/App, go to the Shop or Bookstore and locate the title that you want to purchase. On the title’s information page, tap the Buy button. The button may only display the price.

How do you turn on a NOOK Color?

What is the lifespan of a NOOK?

Device Specifications
Screen & ResolutionA 6″ high-resolution 300-dpi screen with built-in glare- scratch- and fingerprint- resistant lens provides a paper-like reading experience.
Battery Life2Read for up to 6 weeks on a single charge.
Waterproof1Enjoy your favorite books in the bathtub or at the pool.

How long should a NOOK last?

While reading at one page a minute, the All-New NOOK battery lasts for 150 hours where the Kindle battery, using the same page-turn rate, lasts for only 56 hours (both with Wi-Fi off).

How do I refresh my NOOK?

To Refresh Your Library on NOOK for Android, iOS, and most tablet & mobile devices, swipe down on the Library screen. A refresh icon will briefly appear showing your library is syncing.

Trouble Accessing eBooks? (Refresh Your Library)
  1. Go to Library.
  2. Tap the menu icon.
  3. Tap Refresh.

Can the battery in a NOOK be replaced?

All NOOK Devices sold by Barnes and Noble contain a Lithium-ion or Lithium-polymer battery. The rechargeable battery in the NOOK is not user replaceable, and is not sold as a replaceable accessory. We recommend that you charge your NOOK for at least 30 minutes before you use it the first time.