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How to update Anima/Anima+'s eBoot and operating system?
Posted by Xavi Ventura on 10 June 2014 11:56 AM

Anima/Anima+ has 3 software levels:

  • eBoot: Starting component which runs the operating system.
  • Operating systemExecuted under TwoNav and controling the more basic operations of the device.
  • TwoNav: Executed over the operating system and interacting with user.

 

Normally, software updates are for TwoNav, but eBoot and operating system can also have updates.

 

Important:

  • The user should know that this is a delicate process. It must be applied correctly, otherwise it could leave the unit unusable.
  • In order to avoid losing data during the updating process, please copy all your personal files contained in 'TwoNavData/Data' to computer (security copy).
  • Updates might take some minutes, you might need to wait so left the device working until further steps are being indicated.
  • Enough battery is needed to update the operating system, at least 30 min.
  • Battery cover must be closed, so no irreparable damages at the operating system might be applied. 

 


 

 

In order to update the eBoot and the operating system of Anima/Anima+, please follow these steps:

 

eBoot update:

1. Unzip ANIMA/ANIMA+ EBOOT. Copy EBOOT.NB0 file at the main root of the microSD card.

Note: Use a microSD with Windows XP formated FAT32 card (more information: How to format a microSD card to use it on a TwoNav GPS?)

2. Place the microSD card inside the device.

3. Press and hold the keys 'On/Off' and 'Page' at the same time that you connect the microUSB cable to Anima/Anima+ (microUSB cable must be connected to the computer).

4. The update of eBoot will start automatically showing a progress bar on the screen (it takes 1 second), then release both keys.

5. Once completed, device will restart automatically.

6.  To verify that your eBoot has been successfully updated you can check it out at 'Main menu > Settings > Full settings > System > Device > About'.

7.  Once the update is finished, you might need to re-calibrate the screen of your device.

8.  Once the update is finished, you can delete the files that you unzipped in the microSD card.

 

 

Operating system update:

1.  Unzip ANIMA/ANIMA+ OPERATING SYSTEM. Copy the files at the main root of the microSD card.

Note: Use a microSD with Windows XP formated FAT32 card (more information: How to format a microSD card to use it on a TwoNav GPS?)

2.  Place the microSD card inside the device.

3.  Press and hold the keys 'On/Off' and 'Page' at the same time that you connect the microUSB cable to Anima/Anima+ (microUSB cable must be connected to the computer).

4.  The update of the operating system will start automatically showing a progress bar on the screen (it takes 2 minutes), then release both keys.

5.  Once completed, device will restart automatically.

6.  To verify that your operating system has been successfully updated you can check it out at 'Main menu > Settings > Full settings > System > Device > About'.

7.  Once the update is finished, you might need to re-calibrate the screen of your device.

8.  Once the update is finished, you can delete the files that you unzipped in the microSD card.

 

Note: In case you have lost device identifier and license registration, get in contact with After Sales Department (rma@twonav.com).


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