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by Evan Stansbury
Tue Aug 23, 2011 3:29 pm
Forum: Archos 70 a/b/c/d eReader, Archos 90 eReader
Topic: How do you force a firmware update to "begin/kick in"?
Replies: 0
Views: 1194

How do you force a firmware update to "begin/kick in"?

I just received a firmware update (1.0.4) for the 70b from Archos. (I've been having increasingly frequent "reset" issues.) I have put the file in the root directory "Archos/" and then disconnected properly the (Archos) USB cable and plugged in the power cable (as ordered). I'm supposed to get a mes...
by Evan Stansbury
Tue Jul 12, 2011 6:06 pm
Forum: Archos 70 a/b/c/d eReader, Archos 90 eReader
Topic: Firmware dump of the 70b ereader
Replies: 13
Views: 23406

Re: Firmware dump of the 70b ereader

Without trying to criticize your efforts, wich are great, I must say I'm a little dissapointed in the results of this update. Ok, android market is accesible and thats a good thing! I already have the Youtube app and its playing (fullscreen) perfectly on the old firmware. btw, SlideMe, a much bette...
by Evan Stansbury
Tue Jul 12, 2011 3:37 pm
Forum: Archos 70 a/b/c/d eReader, Archos 90 eReader
Topic: How to show bookcovers on the ereader Archos 70b?
Replies: 10
Views: 6503

Re: How to show bookcovers on the ereader Archos 70b?

As far as covers are concerned... If you can get hold of/make a jpg of the book's cover you can copy it into the folder called .Cover on the same "drive" where you have your ebook. (USB connected to PC... and explore the Archos files) Look at how Archos connects the name of the cover to the name of ...
by Evan Stansbury
Tue Jul 12, 2011 3:20 pm
Forum: Archos 70 a/b/c/d eReader, Archos 90 eReader
Topic: top bar is spoiling kindle reader (70B)
Replies: 1
Views: 1849

Re: top bar is spoiling kindle reader (70B)

There are many people out there working on this. Some of their solutions can be very intimidating for a non-techie. Eventually Archos, Amazon or an app-creator will solve this.... Here are two voodoo workarounds... 1) When reading, enlarge the font to its LARGEST size. The unseen line(s) should be g...
by Evan Stansbury
Tue Jul 12, 2011 3:07 pm
Forum: Archos 70 a/b/c/d eReader, Archos 90 eReader
Topic: How to install apps without wifi
Replies: 1
Views: 1771

Re: How to install apps without wifi

These two sites allow you to install on your PC. Bear in mind that the software may not work as it may be more phone-oriented: http://www.freewarelovers.com/android/download/temp/1283944294_Memory_2.5b.apk http://www.freeware4android.net/google-android-2-0-1+games-download-1743-all-2-date.html There...
by Evan Stansbury
Tue Jul 12, 2011 3:02 pm
Forum: Archos 70 a/b/c/d eReader, Archos 90 eReader
Topic: Office app?
Replies: 2
Views: 1267

Re: Office app?

Download and install this package if you just need text and no formatting!

Note Pad 1.apk

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