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How to unbrick your Ainol Novo 8 Advanced


  1. Download Novo 8 Tools from (cached here) (md5sum: 5e58edf5c3d96757bf1f905e3e567145 ).
  2. Unzip it
  3. Overwrite a MicroSD card with the file novo-8-update.img ( dd if=novo-8-update.img of=/dev/mmcblk0 )
  4. Insert the MicroSD in the tablet.
  5. Push "VOL+" button and don't release it
  6. Plug the power line without release "VOL+" button.
  7. Wait around 30 seconds until screen blinks in green.
  8. Release "VOL+" button
  9. Wait until update process finish
  10. Eject MicroSD card from the tablet
  11. Push power button normally while pray

After this operation your MicroSD Card could be apparently in your computer. Just insert it in the tablet and format using it.