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[Q] Nokia Black update would not install on WP8.1 Preview

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14th May 2014, 05:09 PM   |  #1  
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Hello, I am new here. I need some help with my Lumia 920.

I have installed the 8.1 Preview for Developers, and by that momento Nokia Black update wasnīt available on my contry/operator, so it was installed over the Amber update.

Now, Black update is available for my device, but it wonīt install. My country is Argentina and operator is Movistar.

Is there a way I can install the black update without flashing my device? since I don`t want to reset my phone.

Thank you very much!

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14th May 2014, 06:21 PM   |  #2  
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The quick answer to that is no, unfortunately. You'd have to flash a Black update ROM for your device then reinstall 8.1. Once it is installed, any firmware targeting a previous version will not install over it.
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The quick answer to that is no, unfortunately. You'd have to flash a Black update ROM for your device then reinstall 8.1. Once it is installed, any firmware targeting a previous version will not install over it.

Thanks,

I think i would skip black update then and go straight to cyan when it is made available.
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Did you soft reset?
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Did you soft reset?

No, I didnīt because I thought I would loose all my data that way
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Thanks,

I think i would skip black update then and go straight to cyan when it is made available.

yes
17th May 2014, 11:52 AM   |  #7  
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Did you soft reset?

This is useless for his problem as the hard reset.
24th May 2014, 08:31 AM   |  #8  
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No, I didnīt because I thought I would loose all my data that way

Yeah,it's not easy to backup the phone's data,so ,the new update will avaluable next month,so we don;t have to be so nervus about it...

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