Here are some issues you might experience while using your Kobo eReader and tips to resolve them. If the information you're looking for isn't listed here, try using the search bar at the top of the page. Note: Many issues can be resolved by turning your eReader off, charging it for three hours, and restarting it. Your eReader. If you haven't dropped or damaged your Kobo eReader, but are experiencing issues, try the steps below in the order suggested. Turn your eReader off and then on again. If your screen is frozen, slide the power button to the right and hold it for 10 seconds. Turn your eReader off and charge it for at least four hours. Resolving problems with your Kobo eReader battery. If your eReader battery is not charging, try the steps below. Turn your eReader off, charge it for at least an hour, and restart it.
4 May If your Kobo ereader ever starts experiencing problems or stops working properly, there a few different reset and restart options that can usually fix common issues and sudden performance problems. Kobo's devices have an unusual restart system where you have to stick a paperclip into a small hole. 24 Jul Last week Kobo started rolling out a new firmware update for their line of ebook readers. The new software Firmware Update for Kobo eReaders Claims to Fix Common Problems. Last updated on July few weeks to get it. But if your Kobo ereader is suffering from some problem you might want it now. This article describes steps to try to troubleshoot when your Kobo eReader locks- up, is frozen, or otherwise is not responding. In my experience The reason is because a family member experienced frequent problems opening ebooks that were transferred to her Kobo using Adobe Digital Editions We downgraded her.
8 May - 2 min - Uploaded by mycraftyideas Frustrated with Kobo reader that simply won't work. I tried many times to reset the device using. We also helped someone with this issue using Mac OSX This issue has been reported mainly with Kobo Aura HD or Aura H2O, but also with Kobo Glo and Kobo Glo HD. The Kobo firmware has varied, some were using version 0 - some were using older versions. One frustrating aspect to this. 12 May Well it seems Kobo is not content with selling sub-par, flawed hardware. Now their software guys are stepping down their game. Well most e-Readers consider their reason for existence to allow you to save and read your books, Kobo seems to think the 'save' part is optional: Slashdot: Kobo Customers.