SoftBank Robotics documentation What's new in NAOqi 2.5?

Configuring & managing Pepper

Advanced settings

Advanced settings section displays the advanced settings of the robot.

Name Description
Robot language

List of languages installed on Pepper.

Allows you to select the Language currently used by Pepper.

Note: Avoid setting Robot language while Autonomous Life is on. For further details see: Switching Autonomous life on and off.


Allows you to set the time zone.

This setting is required for the WiFi connection.

Factory reset button Starts a Factory reset of Pepper. For further details see: Factory reset.

Optional Settings and tools

According to the presetting of your Pepper, the following setting could appear:

Name Description
Turn off button Allows you to shut down Pepper.
Reboot button Allows you to reboot Pepper.
Robot name Allows you to set the name of your Pepper.
Robot password Allows you to set the password of your Pepper.
Alive by default

Allows you to enable or disable the Autonomous Life at startup.

Warning: if you disable Autonomous Life at startup, your Pepper will remain static, and you will not be able to chat or launch activities by voice.

For further details, see: Autonomous Life.

Usage Feedback Allows you to enable or disable the Usage Feedback.

Factory reset

Performs a Factory reset of the robot: this command resets the whole system in a similar state as if the robot was just out of the factory.


Before performing a Factory reset, make sure you have previously backed up your robot data.

For further details, see: Back up my Aldebaran robot user data.