In this tutorial, we will introduce how to reset Antminer by taking the S9 as an example. It applies equally to other models of Antminer.
There are three ways to reset Antminers.
Reset by pressing the “reset” button on the miner:
How-to: After powering on the machine for 2 minutes, press the “reset” button for 5 seconds, the miner will reset and auto power on in 4 minutes. You may need to rescan the IP address of the miner after reset.
Attention: Press the button when the machine has been working for 2-10 minutes after power on. This way of resetting only works for all Antminer models except G1 and G2.
Video tutorial: (Take Antminer S5 as an example):
Reset on the miner status page
Click Upgrade —> Perform reset on the configuration page.
Reset by pressing the IPReporter button (works only for S9, T9, T9+)
How-to: Power off the miner, power on the miner and at the same time press IPReporter without releasing, wait for 5 seconds, the miner will restore to factory settings.
Attention: For S9 and T9, after resetting by this way, you need to upgrade the firmware before have it working. Instructions for upgrading firmware: https://www.eastshore.xyz/how-to-upgrade-the-firmware-for-a-bitcoin-miner/