Updating software on nook color
Sometimes, if an older version is on your PC, a new version will get a "(2)" (or "(3)", etc.) appended to the file name.If you sideload that file to your Nook it won't update.
Yes, I realized I ended up with sideload_update-1(and 2 if truth be know) from accidently clicking on links. I am dropping the file on top of the nook "drive" that shows up in my finder. Yes, I realized I ended up with sideload_update-1(and 2 if truth be know) from accidently clicking on links. I am dropping the file on top of the nook "drive" that shows up in my finder. After copying the update file to your NC, you need to Eject or Safely Remove the NC drive from your computer. I do eject the NC drive before unplugging Have tried it three more times this morning.
On Monday, Barnes & Noble announced that it will be updating the NOOK Color e Reader with Android 2.2 (Froyo) and a number of other enhancements.
The software patch — which will deliver Adobe Flash Player support – adds a NOOK Friends beta social network for sharing books, 15 new NOOK Kids Read and Play books, NOOK Email, NOOK Books Enhanced with embedded video and audio, and NOOK Newsstand for quick access to magazines and newspapers.
On March 4, 2016, Barnes & Noble announced, through various tech blogs and direct emails to both customers and developers, that it will be ending its 3rd-party app store service. All accounts will be settled by the end of April and the developer portal will remain accessible until the end of May, in case you need access to reports and sales figures.
As of March 15, 2016, your apps on the Nook store will no longer be available for sale. Note that Nook users can continue to use already-installed Nook apps after the termination date, although in-app purchases will no longer work.