|05-22-2010, 06:07 AM||#1|
Join Date: May 2009
Ghost Image after firmware update
I have just updated the firmware to 1.5 and now find that a negative, ghost image of the page I was reading remains on the screen after power-off.
Does anybody know how to fix this?
|05-22-2010, 07:24 AM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Augsburg (near Munich), Germany
Device: 26 Readers, 44 Tablets
Meaning: When refreshing with every turn of pages, the screen inverts and the old page gets "overwritten". "Refresh off" speeds up things.
Worth a try...
|05-23-2010, 04:04 AM||#4|
Join Date: Nov 2009
Device: cybook gen 3
I have this too, but not only since upgrade. I had this last year, was pretty fed up with it, so contacted bookeen. They told me it was 'normal' and all part of the e ink technology, and would not harm cybook.
No explanation why it was not there originally, nor why occassionaly cybook turns off without ghost image.
|05-23-2010, 07:38 AM||#5|
a pthread?? where? where?
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Somewhere in EU
Device: Newton MessagePad 2100, and only this
It's a known bug from bookeen. This will be fixed in a future release.
|05-26-2010, 10:46 AM||#6|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Don’t be afraid, a ghost image after switching off is not a problem ; it is part of the eInk technology. The black & white particle do not need power in order to display an image.
With the Asus E-Reader E60, even when putting off the battery, there is still an image, or a ghost of the latest display, on the screen !
To fix this, the trick is for the firmware to refresh all the screen in the last step off the shutting down process.
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