How to invoke the Android "Fastboot" Menu on SHIELD TV

Updated 12/26/2019 10:30 AM

How to invoke the Android "Fastboot" Menu on SHIELD TV


SHIELD TV (2019):

  • Unplug SHIELD TV.
  • Press and hold the remote locator button on your SHIELD TV (next to the HDMI port).
  • Connect power back to SHIELD TV.
 

SHIELD TV Pro (2019) or SHIELD TV (2017) :

If you own a SHIELD Controller

  • Unplug SHIELD TV.
  • Connect SHIELD controller to SHIELD TV with a USB cable (use port closest to HDMI).
  • While holding the A and B buttons at the same time, connect power to SHIELD TV.  

If you do not own a SHIELD controller 

  • Unplug SHIELD TV.
  • Connect a USB keyboard directly to SHIELD TV (use port closest to HDMI)
  • While holding the "A" and "B" keys down at the same time, connect power to SHIELD TV.
  • Once you enter Fast Boot mode, on the keyboard use the "X" and "Y" keys to navigate the menu and "A" to select 
     

SHIELD TV Pro (2015/2017) or SHIELD TV (2015)

  • Unplug SHIELD TV.
  • Connect a Micro USB cable from the Micro USB port on SATV to a PC.
  • Connect power back to SHIELD TV.
  • Wait 2 seconds, and then hold the NVIDIA power button on SHIELD TV for 5-6s until you see the fastboot menu on the display.

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