Props go to xda-developer VeryGreen since it is his methodolgy, work and general skill that make this possible. Again it should boot to CWM. https://www.androidfornook.com/forum/showthread.php?tid=69 . I simply shut down the tablet, removed and reinserted the SD card and I was back in business. booting off the battery goes into the usual NT environment. To get started you need to buy a pre-loaded special microSD card or you download the file for $20 … I follow everything you said, Extracted both files. Sorry this method does not work. When it tells you it’s all done, you can safely remove your SD card and put it in your Nook. The first time I tried using the disk imager I had no problems just clicking on it. Everything worked just fine and I Vivaldi web browser for Android lets you change how websites look, Google is bringing new health tracking features to Pixel phones (thanks to the cameras). 1. The “Unallocated” partition should be below that partition or else you won’t be able to expand it. Just see our offer for your big saving AndroidForNook (AFN Products, LLC) 16GB Jelly Bean Dual-Boot Android Micro SD Card For Nook Tablet (BNTV250/BNTV250A… for sale. I got one a few days ago, loaded up my 32GB Lexar class 10 card, and nothing. Mine is 2GB, … 2.I know i have 27GB free from the MicroSD card and 1GB i guess from the Nook but how can i recover the rest of the 16GB or whatever Barnes N Nobles allows us to use? problem lies either with the brand SanDisk vs Lexar (the 32 GB card), or When you turn it back on, everything should be back to “normal”. I connected with Wifi, added a Google account, and Google Play installed as well. You want to expand that box and not just move it. This was on an original 16GB (1.4.0 and never updated) Nook tablet, so by booting into CM7 are OTA updates automatically blocked? To return to the stock operating system (and any of your B&N purchases) simply turn the NOOK HD+ off and remove the micro SD card. If you’re searching for a best deal AndroidForNook (AFN Products, LLC) 16GB Jelly Bean Dual-Boot Android Micro SD Card For Nook Tablet (BNTV250/BNTV250A… 2013. I’m running a Nook Tablet 16GB, OS 1.4.2, with a 32GB Class 10 SD Card. I was using Stuffit, and it unloaded the zip file in a crazy way, hence the huge file size. If you’re installing Cyanogenmod on a stock Nook HD for the first time, you’ll need a boot loader and rescue package; simply grab the latest versions of those from the sources listed in my guide and follow the instructions therein for applying them. Summary. I’m calling BS on this method! Works great. I bought the Nook Tablet 2 days ago, so it is running 1.4.2. For most users, having easy access to download is important to save them the frustration or start buying pre-loaded microSD off eBay, the creator of this hack is not liking. However, my PC (vista), cannot access that partition when I put the sd card (sandisk 32g class10) in to a card reader and connect to my PC. That means you can pop a microSD card in your tablet, hit the power button and boot into CM7. This worked great and I didn’t have to remove the sd card to get back to the nook side…  just had to ‘reboot’ and press N. So….I guess this method all depends on the Nook Tablet itself. How to disable notifications automatically overnight in Android Lollipop, Hootsuite Android App updates with critical bug, How to put a bluetooth on/off tile in Windows 8.1 on tablet, http://goo.im/gapps/gapps-jb-20121011-signed.zip, Reset to Factory Defaults won’t work on my Kindle, The age groups that predominantly vote conservative will have all had the first jab? I am using an 8gb sd card cause my 4gb sd card keeps saying not enough space. Note that this will create a 4GB disk image. Just tapping the power button to turn off the screen isn’t enough. Any help would be appreciated!! . RESET the value to ‘0’ Repeat, the same for ControlSet001 and ControlSet002 incase they exist. Go ahead and unzip this to a folder on your computer and you should have a file called Team-B-CM7SD-Alpha_final.img. Great work and Thank you. It turns out you can upgrade the Nook to the latest (as of February 2017) Android OS, version 7.1 … Thinking it must be the new version 1.4.2 I started searching again and found this site. I have already used the minitool partition program and it says that I have the SD card partitioned correctly (according to directions I found in this thread). Takes a minute or two to completely boot, Here is the kicker 3 – Look for the drive that has your reader/adapter. What else can I do? I frist tried to get nooky fryo, but couldn’t locate the file to download it. thanks for this post…was looking everywhere for it! I researched everywhere looking for abetter solution i stead of rooting which takes a very long proccess. This guide is not particularly original but I have tried to write it in a manner that anyone can follow. The Nook HD+ is a great tablet with good battery life and a fantastic screen. But they weren’t hugely successful for B&N, and the NOOK HD and HD+ were the last tablets the book store chain ever produced on its own. Not an Any suggestions? Be amazed. It had … I am having the same problem. You have now created a bootable SD card with something called the Clockwork Mod recovery on it. Write Android image to microSD card. I didn’t mess with the other 3. N2A Cards allows your Nook Tablet to dual-boot Jelly Bean . I have a 16GB Nook tablet with 1.4.2, is there a solution? Can anybody HELP me with this? Xda-developers forum member CelticWebSolutions is responsible for bootable SD card image used in this guide.He’s the same guy who first brought us a version of CyanogenMod 7 that could be installed on the NOOK Tablet’s internal storage. Must it be a 8GB? I have the same problem. The one called “ovation” is for the HD+. 9 – “Apply Pending Operations” box pops up. I followed the very nice troubleshooting guide at androidfornook,  It works perfectly!!!!! Either the order is srewy or the files are no longer good files to download. I have a nook color and cyanogen mod 7, I guess I should be happy with it even though there are no longer anymore updates except the cyanogen 9 they are working on. The only other issue I’ve seen is that rebooting the Nook causes it to I have tried several times with different images but always the same. finally got this on my NT (had troubles with win32 disk imager)  It loads with the SD, and after turning on goes to the Team B xda homepage, then blacks out and nothing else happens. It turns out you can upgrade the Nook to the latest (as of February 2017) Android OS, version 7.1 … Just did this with a 16gb MC class 4. But the OS took up almost the entire space of my 16 GB SD card, and I wanted to know how I can get that memory back to add more files, since it was only supposed to be 4GB? It turns out you can upgrade the Nook to the latest (as of February 2017) Android OS, … Select your SD card and browse to where you have unzipped sdcard-cwm-early4.img and select it. An “Apply Changes?” box pops up. just wanted to add details, nook 16g tablet, sandisk 32g micro sd card, took me a few minutes to figure out where my unzip program put the files…then no hiccups at all. So I ran his root method from the SD card and it worked beautifully – to test it I removed the SD card shut down my 16gb – I did get it repartitioned at Barnes and Noble – and turned it back on. Help is appreciated in figuring this one out. Navigate through the directories to find the gapps.zip file and select it. When I reboot with low power it enters normal nook mode. Make sure it is the the other position. Oh an di almost forgot, does this erase the current apps you had before? For as little as $9.99, you can breathe new life into an old Nook tablet. (I understand that you can use the N2A card to dual-boot between Nook OS and Cyanogenmod, but I couldn’t care less about keeping Nook OS.) i powered the tablet off, inserted the disk and powered back on. The one called “hummingbird” is for the HD. Worked fine. My specs are exactly the same (OS 1.4.2, 32 GB Class 10 SD card) and I’m having the same problems. But, I was also able to use the root method through the videos offered by Albert – those of you searching can find him. Can’t wait to try this. Thanks. Did you make sure to completely power down the NOOK Tablet first by pressing and holding the power button and choosing the option to shut it down? However I’ve noticed the battery drains very quickly. I have same odd situation- won’t reboot in CyanogenMod unless booting while on AC Power… why is this? Tried miniTool, that worked fine. HOWEVER, my Nook tablet 8GB will only boot to cyanogen android if the power cable is plugged in, otherwise it boots to Nook, even with the SD card in. Also, do i need to unzip or just copy files over? Performed the SD memory card setup on a 8 gig card and it worked like a charm on the first shot. It booted and displays 27GB on the sd card. I thanks! We’ve seen an early build of CyanogenMod 9 which brings Android 4.0 to the tablet. What I DO get is an SD card that the Nook can read, that it will not access on boot and partitioned into 4 different drives with the Android OS residing on 190 MB. Is the SD adapter locked? I am using 1.4.2. DL the image. sam, When I tap the option marked “Reboot into Recovery.” (step 5) the Nook restarts and then stops at a screen that tells me to restart the device and try again or to go to nook.com for support. CM does not want to fire. https://download.cnet.com/MiniT… Why is this/how do i fix it? I burned the first card as 4gb image on 8gb card and did not resize before testing. Pick cm-10-20121231-UNOFFICIAL-ovation.zip and let it run. Also remember to TURN ON USB MASS STORAGE at the bottom (circle w/green arrow) to see the extra space on your PC (when connected) from the SD card. Did this. I did a Bing search for your problem and found this on a forum: Re: Problem with USB flash drive-“Write Protected”. Barnes & Noble is providing a free software update for NOOK HD+ devices that provides important system enhancements. Other then that this worked first try! I popped it into the NT and turned it on…nothing. Fire up Mr Roadkil’s Disk Image programme. It turns out you can upgrade the Nook to the latest (as of February 2017) Android OS, version 7.1 (‘Nougat’). It keeps saying “error 19:  the media is write protected”. Do you have any clue what happened? Insert sd card in NT Here is how to get the rest of you gbs back:Download MiniTool Partition Wizard (free home version) here: So I bought a sandisk 16GB class 4, and it worked, but would only boot when the USB was plugged in. Once you download Minitool Partition: A computer with USB and an SD card reader; A micro-SD card and an adapter for using it in a full-size SD card reader. When plugged in with the SD inserted, or coldboot it starts CM7 immediately after displaying the ‘n’ logo. Install dual-boot patch (takes 15-20 minutes). I am using a Patriot 8GB micro SDHC class 10 card in a USB card reader. Power up your Nook and follow the Setup instructions and you should be good to go. Took the nook to B&N today to re-partition the drive, and it wouldn’t do it at all. When I boot into CM7 from the external flash, and connect to my laptop, it never shows up as a filesystem. but google play store and a bunch of apps from my titanium backup didnt work. I’ve followed the directions 4 times on a 16gig Microcenter Micro SD card (Class 10) and every time it boots to the Nook OS. Software Update for NOOK HD+ - Version 2.2.1. Copy the gApps zip file to the sd card. I put image on the card insert it into off nook and it boots into standard nook saying sd card needs to be formated to be read. 1 – Make sure your sd card is in its adapter or reader and plugged into your computer if you haven’t already done so. The Nook HD+ has a dual core chip and that excellent HD display. To do this you need a micro SD card (4G or larger), and a bit of patience. 95 replies on “How to dual-boot CyanogenMod 7, NOOK Tablet OS with a microSD card” Brian says: 06/21/2013 at 11:25 PM please help!i had cyanogenmod 7 and it worked fine for over a year. But still no boot. PDA. Is the Nook flashing after the micro sd card was put in and taken out? You should now be in the CM10 version of Android, with the Play Store available along with all the other goodies that B&N don’t want you to have. The only problems that I have experienced is having to reboot after some apps are installed and on one occasion during start up the tablet booted to the B&N OS. please help!i had cyanogenmod 7 and it worked fine for over a year. You can tell your expanding it because the blue bar expands too. Thanks. so i been going back n forth…… ive done numerous reboots, recoveries, clear datas n cache etc, tried the boot from sd card method etc…..tried going back to b&n stock, done everything.now cm 10.1 wont even load at all, cm7 gives me no touch screen but clock n stuff work.Also when i hold power and n now, instead of it showing a little n then a box it shows a little n then a big n. im losing my mind. They’re two different tablets that use entirely different Android builds. Thanks. Any clue how to fix this. Now there’s a way to boot CyanogenMod 7 from a microSD card — no rooting required. Warning: I have found that this Android software is very unstable on the Kobo Aura HD and don’t recommend installing it unless you are very tech-savvy and have lots of patience for fixing problems. The rest of the 32GB on my card is apparently unreachable. I try the expand partition using MiniTool. I can’t seem to find what it wrote. https://t.co/DNdih38vL8 via @engadget. I used a 32GB card and though it booted to CM7 i was having problems recovering the lost space (27GB). i got it up and running on an 8gb sandisk microsd. These devices can be a handy way for you to carry a lot of your favorite titles with you in a small device. N2A Cards has a new SD card solution that will allow you to do just that. Thanks again for the help. Awesome! issue, except that I can’t perform Step 5 as listed above because I I also found that if you folow these instructions and load the boot image first then try to put the market stuff on before you can it asks you to format the card which erases the boot image. 1. https://t.co/AUKOcPYamg, *awaits F-15EX game from Microprose* You’ll need a 4GB or larger microSD card to get started. My nook won’t power on w/the sd card in. When I try to reboot in recovery mode, the B&N start up comes on, tries to install software, and says that i need to restart my device and try again. Thanks Brad for the clearest and easiest tutorial on how to get CM7 on the tablet. Thank a lot for this. on How to dual-boot CyanogenMod 7, NOOK Tablet OS with a microSD card, https://download.cnet.com/MiniTool-Partition-Wizard-Home-Edition/3000-2094_4-10962200.html, https://www.androidfornook.com/forum/showthread.php?tid=69, How to install Google Play on the Amazon Fire HD 8 (2020), MINISFORUM U800 mini PCs now available with Intel Coffee Lake or Comet Lake chips, Fujitsu launches Lifebook U9311 thin and light laptops with Intel Tiger Lake vPro chips. 5 – Click on “Move/Resize” button at the top toolbar or on the left side. Give it a try. This method for booting CyanogenMod 7 should work with the original 16GB NOOK Tablet or the cheaper 8GB model. Make sure you put your mouse right on that arrow or you won’t be able to drag it. Followed all to the letter. That worked for me – buy now android is always interrupted by reboot back to NT, i just did this and saw that you dont even have to remove the sd card when in caynogenmod7 (android mode) press and hold the power button and hit reboot…..for me it  rebooted into the standard nook os. I get the image on the sd card ok but when I put the card in my NT and start up, it always goes into the B &  N start up, not off the card. Mine is on Disk 2 with path E: Now I can get my Sonos Controller and a real facebook app–and pretty much whatever is out there now. The voice search works but other apps such as IRIS and google voice (groove ip) dont see the voice input. Tagged: android tablet, bn, dual boot, hacks, nook, nook hd, root, verygreen. Barnes & Noble’s walled garden firmware is even okay (if a little lacking in apps) but you can have the best of both worlds and dual boot into a more standard version of Android without modifying your tablet. Now when you boot into Android you should have the Android Market icon. https://download.cnet.com/MiniTool-Partition-Wizard-Home-Edition/3000-2094_4-10962200.html But hackers have been installing other versions of Android for months, allowing you to install Google’s digital content store and tweak everything from the tablet’s home screen to the on-screen keyboard. My NT device for some reason keeps coming back on after I press the power button for it to sleep. So they gave me a new nook tablet, re-partitioned the drive and I thought I’d try the 32GB card again. I now have 2 platforms to choose from. It may not have all the bells and whistles as the latest Android tablets but it has plenty of horsepower to run most apps. People have been doing something similar with the NOOK Color since Barnes & Noble released its first Android-powered color eReader in 2010. 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