Never heard of "clear/restore".
You can always do a "clear and delete everything". This does restore any Tivo to the "out of the box" state.
I believe you may just need to do a "Repeat Guided Setup". This would save any recordings made.
Tivo HD Lifetime 1TB int, 1TB ext
Tivo 540040 400 GB Lifetime
Tivo S2DT 750 GB msd
Toshiba sdh400 r.i.p.
Last edited by dwit : 06-14-2012 at 11:26 AM.