|03-20-2012, 09:56 AM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Sudbury, ON
Device: Kobo Vox, iPod Touch, Samsung Galaxy Nexus
Official Downloadable Vox update!
Kobo seems to be learning Took about 3 minutes to download.
Last edited by Kboland; 03-20-2012 at 10:25 AM.
|03-20-2012, 10:06 AM||#3|
Join Date: Nov 2011
Device: kobo mini, nexus 7 (2012), kobo vox
Looks like the same link previously posted in this forum which at least one person had problems installing.
|03-20-2012, 12:09 PM||#4|
Join Date: Mar 2012
Device: Kobo Vox
It might be the same link, but I don't think it's the same file. I downloaded the file from the link a couple of days ago, but after it was installed, the setup process still wanted to download updates.
I downloaded the file from the above link, connected the Kobo to my computer via USB cable, copied the file to the drive and powered off / on the Kobo.
The update completed, the setup process didn't required a download and I was able to complete the setup process successfully!
My Kobo Vox is no longer a brick !
|03-20-2012, 02:51 PM||#5|
Join Date: Sep 2011
Device: Sony PRS-T1
So hopefully everyone's problems will go away. And hopefully Kobo will learn a lesson: forced registration and updates are a very bad idea. I wonder how many people bought a Vox over the past couple of weeks and ended up returning it because it never worked?
|03-23-2012, 02:25 AM||#6|
Join Date: Oct 2010
Device: Kobo Vox and Glo
Definitely not the same file. About half the size in Mb. Hmm, now this is interesting. Upon rebooting I didn't get any kind of update screen or similar behavior I've seen in the past. Also the update.zip file is gone.
However when I started the update routine it started the update download from the beginning, instead of quickly moving to x%. AAAHHHHH FRRRIIIGGG. The download failed again at 46%. <sigh>
Ok, I'll try the update.zip file again. Ahhh, this time I'm seeing the Software Update screen. Hmm, it's paused at one spot for a loooong time. Ok, kept on going after I set it down and it's rebooting. Hurry up now....
And success. I'm now able to see my library. Thanks for the link.
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