|11-23-2014, 07:35 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2014
Device: Kindle Paperwhite 2
Avoiding update to 5.6.1 on PW2
Hello, I have a newer PW 2 with the FW version 18.104.22.168 installed. I reupdated it after downgrading and jailbreaking. Now I have heard that the update 5.6.1 is very scary so i am trying to avoid it. I have had the kindle on airplane mode since then, but I would like to still use the WiFi.
So just wondering if this method explained by ricky1989 protects from the 5.6.1 upgrade...? Or should I use the BackdoorLock?
Does anybody have experience with that yet? Thanks.
|11-23-2014, 08:46 AM||#2|
Join Date: Feb 2012
Device: Too many.
There is a better description on-site.
You may use either or both.
See the relationship here, in:
Which, in the 'references' section has links to the better descriptions.
Yes, members here have experience with blocking OTA updates on the newer (2014) PW2.
|11-23-2014, 10:46 AM||#4|
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Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: The Windmills of My Mind
Device: N3, N10.1, View, K1, K2, K3, PW1, PW2
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