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Attachiante
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Registered: ‎06-27-2010
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Sudoku disappeared?

Hi. When I first got my nook, a few months ago, it had Sudoku on it.  Now the menu is reduced, and the games option is gone. What happened? And how do I get it back?

 

Thanks!

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CuriousJo
Posts: 18
Registered: ‎09-10-2010
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Re: Sudoku disappeared?

Hmm, that's a new one on me. If you go into the 'Settings' tab, what version does it say you have?

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gandalf1369
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Registered: ‎08-13-2010
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Re: Sudoku disappeared?

 


Attachiante wrote:

Hi. When I first got my nook, a few months ago, it had Sudoku on it.  Now the menu is reduced, and the games option is gone. What happened? And how do I get it back?

 

Thanks!


Have you tried completely shutting down the nook (hold power button for approximately 5-10 seconds until screen goes white) and restarting??  I believe that should help.

 

**** He Who Dies With The Most Toys Wins ****
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Michael-V
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Registered: ‎03-01-2010
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Re: Sudoku disappeared?

@Attachiante,

The menu has not been reduced.  What I would advise is that you go to Settings and confirm that you have the latest software update v1.4.

 

If you don't please update to that version and let us know if your issue has been resolved.

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Attachiante
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Registered: ‎06-27-2010
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Re: Sudoku disappeared?

Thanks, Michael!  I did indeed only have the 1.2.0 version. So I downloaded the 1.4 version onto my computer, following the instructions on the web.  However after sideloading it onto the nook (still following the instructions), the nook updated up to 3% and then concluded "invalid update".  I've repeated the process 3 times, with the same result.  How can I update my nook?

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Michael-V
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Registered: ‎03-01-2010
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Re: Sudoku disappeared?

@Attachiante,

Try these steps to get NOOK fully functioning again if an error message reading  “invalid update” appears during or immediately after trying to update your NOOK with the latest software update:

 

  1. Check your computer to verify that the NOOK software update file that you just downloaded from BN.COM and saved on your computer is named  “signed_bravo_update.dat”. This name must match exactly.Please make sure that the file name has not been modified in any way and that Windows did not automatically add a “(1)” or “(2)” or some other extension or modification to the file name.
  2. Verify that the file is the correct memory size for the current V 1.4 software update, which should be 62.6MB. If the file size is anything else, you  should delete the file and download it again from BN.COM.
  3. Tap Settings on NOOK's Home menu and make sure NOOK's battery charge is at 20% or more.
  4. Connect NOOK to a computer using the USB cable that came with NOOK. A new, removable NOOK drive should show up in My Computer (Mac users will see the NOOK drive appear on the desktop or in devices). A"USB Mode" image will also be visible on the NOOK screen.
  5. Double click on the NOOK drive that appears in My Computer or on the desktop and make sure there are is no file named signed_bravo_update.dat currently on the device.  If so, delete it.
  6. Drag and drop the downloaded file from your computer onto the main directory of the NOOK drive. Do not create a new folder on the NOOK drive or add the file to an existing folder.
  7. After the file has finished fully copying to their NOOK, make sure the customer is un-mounting properly by right clicking on the NOOK drive in My Computer and selecting Eject.
  8. NOOK will recognize the file and proceed to install the update automatically.
  9. DO NOT TURN OFF YOUR NOOK during the installation process.
  10. Once installation is complete, NOOK will automatically shut-down, restart and go to the Home screen. You may also notice that the EInk display flashes a couple of times during the installation and restart; this is normal. Once on the Home screen, the installation is done. You should tap the Home icon, tap Settings and verify the software version number on the Settings screen. 
  11. Please let me know if your issue was resolved.
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