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How To Reset Nespresso Machine

Nespresso machines are great at creating delicious coffee drinks. They also come with a variety of settings and features that allow you to customize your coffee experience.

Unfortunately, some of these settings can get stuck and cause problems. If you want to reset the Nespresso machine, then follow our guide below.

How To Reset Nespresso Machine

Resetting your Nespresso machine is simple. There are a few different variations of the Nespresso machine, however, which all have slightly different methods of resetting them.

Let’s take a look at how we can reset the Nespresso machine quickly so that you can enjoy your coffee in peace.

Why Would You Need To Reset The Nespresso Machine?

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The first reason why you would need to reset the Nespresso machine is if it has become damaged or broken. This could be due to a number of reasons, including:

  • The capsule dispenser has jammed (this happens when the capsules are too old)
  • The water tank has leaked
  • The espresso machine has overheated
  • The milk frother has stopped working
  • The steam wand has stopped working

If any of these things happen, then you will need to reset the Nespresso machine to see if the change removes the issue. If it does not resolve the issue, then you will need to contact the manufacturer for more help.

Another reason for the reset could be that you’re not happy with the settings. Most Nespresso machines also come with the option to adjust the size of their drinks. You can change the default settings to be something other than the standard size.

The more expensive machines also allow you to alter the default settings for the water temperature and the milk foam. If you want to reset the settings back to the default settings, you will need to reset the machine.

Finally, the last reason why you might need to reset the machine is due to a warning light. Some Nespresso machines will display a warning on the front panel if there is an error or fault with the machine.

If these lights are blinking when there isn’t an issue with the machine, you might be able to get rid of it with a simple reset.

Resetting Your Nespresso Machine

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As we mentioned before, there are slightly different ways to reset each Nespresso machine. So, if you’re trying a common fix for one machine, it might not work on yours if it is not the same model. Below is how to reset the different types of Nespresso machine.

Resetting Nespresso Original Line Machines

There are 10 Original Line machines made by either Breville or De’Longhi. The reset will be the same no matter which manufacturer your machine came from. Here are the ways to fix all of these machines:

Gran Lattissima

  1. Make sure that your Nespresso machine is turned on and remove the milk jug.
  2. Hold the Hot Milk and Flat White buttons for three seconds, or until the screen displays the menu mode.
  3. You should see that the descale and clean light start flashing.
  4. Press the Flat White button again and notice it begin flashing.
  5. Press the Flat White button once more. It will blink quickly 3 times to inform you that the reset is complete.

Lattissima Pro

  1. Click the Gears widget on the display screen.
  2. Scroll down until you see the Factory Settings menu. Click this to enter it.
  3. Choose the Restore All Parameters to Factory Settings option.

Lattissima One

  1. Make sure that your machine is on and that the milk jug is removed.
  2. Click the Milk Drink button and hold for three seconds. The menu mode will pop up.
  3. Notice the descaling and cleaning lights start to flash.
  4. Click the Milk Drink button again, and you will enter the reset menu, and the light will start flashing.
  5. Press the Milk button again to confirm the rest. The light will flash three more times to confirm the reset.

Creatista Pro

  1. Enter the menu on the display and scroll all the way to the bottom.
  2. Click Factory Reset.
  3. Follow the instructions on the display to confirm the reset.

Creatista Uno

  1. With the machine turned on, hold the Lungo and Ristretto buttons for five seconds. They will begin flashing.
  2. Click either button to confirm the reset.
  3. If you want to cancel the reset, simply press any other button that isn’t flashing.

Creatista Plus

  1. Find Settings from the menu and select it to enter.
  2. Click Reset, and then Factory Reset.
  3. Click the check mark to confirm the reset.
  4. The machine will turn off. Turn it back on and follow the instructions on the display to set it up again.

Essenza Mini

  1. Hold the Lungo button for five seconds while the machine is turned off.
  2. The light will begin flashing three times to confirm the factory reset.

CitiZ

  1. Hold the Lungo button for five seconds while the machine is turned off.
  2. The light will begin flashing three times to confirm the factory reset.

Pixie

  1. Hold the Lungo button for five seconds while the machine is turned off.
  2. The light will begin flashing three times to confirm the factory reset.

Inissia

  1. Hold the Lungo button for five seconds while the machine is turned off.
  2. The light will begin flashing three times to confirm the factory reset.

Resetting Nespresso Vertuo Machines

There are four Vertuo machines in this Nespresso line. Again, they will either be made by De’Longhi or Breville. These reset instructions should work no matter the manufacturer of your machine.

Vertuo

  1. Turn the machine on and unlock the head, removing any used capsules inside.
  2. Close the head again, but leave the handle in the unlocked position.
  3. Click the button five times within three seconds – if done correctly, the light will flash orange five times.
  4. Your machine will now be reset.

Evoluo

  1. Turn the machine on and remove any old capsules from the head.
  2. Close the head, but keep the handle in the unlocked position.
  3. Click the button five times quickly so that the orange light flashes five times to confirm the reset.

Vertuo Plus / VertuoPlus Deluxe

  1. Hold the lever down for three seconds to turn the machine off.
  2. Hold the lever and button down together for three seconds – this will enter factory settings for you, and you will see a static orange light.
  3. Push the lever down three times and push the button once after this.
  4. A flashing orange light that changes to green will confirm your reset.

Vertuo Next

  1. Remove any coffee pods from the head while the machine is on.
  2. Close the head, but leave the handle in the unlocked position.
  3. Click the button quickly five times so that an orange light flashes before turning a static white. This confirms that your machine has been successfully reset.

Summary

We hope that you have found how to successfully reset whichever Nespresso machine you have with one of the methods above.

If you’re still having issues with your machine after the reset, then we suggest contacting the manufacturer to get some more tailored advice for your problem. Good luck!

Laz Ball
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