Originally Posted by meeera
That depends what you mean by "serious problems", I suppose. I was unable to manually install it, and had to factory reset afterwards. That's about as serious as install problems get on the Kobo, but it's not like it was permanently damaged or anything.
1.9.17, which I remain on by choice, has the snappiest pageturns around. I just fix the top margin bug with a Calibre epub-epub conversion.
I should have been more precise. I was concerned that I could brick the device by attempting to manually install the firmware.
How do you factory reset if the firmware won't load?