Updating your nook
You can also enjoy e Books or Audiobooks on your smartphone with our NOOK® Reading & Audiobook Apps.Find your favorite e Books and magazines today at Barnes & Noble®.Protect your screen against scratches, dust, and dirt by using ...Software update version 1.7 includes minor system updates for your NOOK 1st Edition. It has all the features you love about our NOOK Glow Light® 3, but with a more versatile reading experience.Enjoy a larger screen which allows you to read more words on every page and worry-free waterproof reading.The software update ver1.7 for NOOK 1st Edition will be automatically downloaded to devices that are registered and connected to Wi-Fi®, beginning the week of June 20th and over the coming weeks.
Please refer to the instructions below for the manual download.
Simply follow these steps: Manual Download Instructions 1.
Tap Settings on your NOOK's Home menu and make sure your NOOK battery charge is at 20% or more. Connect your NOOK to your computer using the USB cable that came with your NOOK.
Please remember where you save this file on your computer. Drag and drop the downloaded file onto the main directory of the NOOK drive. If you need additional help, please call Customer Service NOOK support at 1-800-843-2665.
You should not create a new folder on the NOOK drive or add the file to an existing folder. Eject or Safely Remove the NOOK drive after the file transfer is complete. Your NOOK will recognize the file 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 and go to the Home screen. The ver1.7 update is available immediately as a manual download and, for those registered NOOKs connected to Wi-Fi, as an automatic download.
While connected to Wi-Fi, to initiate the update, you should tap 'Check for new B&N content' under My Library.