To check the current software version of your NOOK, please here to learn more. A new, removable drive should show up in My Computer (Mac users will see the NOOK drive appear on the desktop or in devices).If you are looking for a software update for your NOOK 1st Edition, please click here. From your computer, click here for the software update file. Do NOT modify or change the downloaded file's name in any way. You should also see a "USB Mode" message on your NOOK screen. From your computer, drag and drop the downloaded *.To get the update manually, you can download the software update to your computer at any time and then copy it onto your NOOK Simple Touch or NOOK Simple Touch with Glow Light. ZIP file onto the main directory of the NOOK drive. You should not create a new folder on the NOOK drive or add the file to any other existing folder. Eject or Safely Remove the NOOK drive after the file transfer is complete. Your NOOK will automatically recognize the file after a few minutes when it goes to sleep mode, and proceed to install the updates. Please do not turn off your NOOK during the installation process. Once the installation is completed, your NOOK will automatically restart. The software has been successfully updated; tap on the small "n" that appears in the status bar for additional information.Your NOOK must remain turned on while the update is being installed.
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