|07-24-2011, 11:18 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jul 2011
Device: Sony PRS-300
Update Kindle 3 through Recovery Mode
My Kindle 3 has been stucked at loading bar progress (stop loading at 25% of progess bar), so I try to enter Recovery Mode by holding power switch 30sec, and then hold Home key 20 sec, then My Kindle prompt me to reset to factory defaults. I typed "RESET", then my Kindle 3 move into Recovery Mode, I press R key to exit, then my screen show "Please wait a moment for Kindle to start up" and stuck forerver,
So I think maybe the software faults, so I repeat steps above to enter Recovery Mode again, and I see the text "If you want to update through Recovery Mode, call Customer Services ..."
So I called CS but nothing helpful. I'm not in America to easy get new one and return old one.
I plugged My Kindle in Recovery Mode in Ubuntu system, but only see the empty FAT partition.
Anyone know to update through Recovery Mode?
Pls help me! I must be crazy with it.
|07-27-2011, 04:27 AM||#3|
Join Date: Mar 2011
Device: Kindle 5.3.7
I also did this RESET thing: goo.gl/iOS9l . Fortunately I found an address in US to get replacement.
You should also try to find a way to solve this via CS
otherwise only solution is unbricking which is not easy: goo.gl/PfXxl , goo.gl/gQBqs , goo.gl/Q7XDc , goo.gl/ydLVA
Last edited by thomass; 07-27-2011 at 04:39 AM.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Recovery mode/google apps help pls||pearsjd||Nook Developer's Corner||7||06-15-2011 03:25 PM|
|Update from recovery menu||simekadam||Kindle Developer's Corner||1||02-14-2011 12:40 AM|
|Recovery mode for kindle 3? And starting user applications on boot||fivebells||Kindle Developer's Corner||3||12-17-2010 11:08 AM|
|Reinstall Kindle 2 International from Recovery mode - Help Needed||e968887||Amazon Kindle||0||05-23-2010 02:53 AM|
|Stuck in firmware update mode||JurassicPunk||Sony Reader||4||10-19-2009 06:06 PM|