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Zune HD ROM Dump

25th September 2009, 09:53 PM |#1  
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Here we go!

3 Relevant partitions on the Zune HD:

ZBoot
NK
EXT

(there's actually a 4th partition, but it's a recovery partition for NK to facilitate fail-safe updating)

Enjoy

(a note: some files appear to be damaged, its my first time dumping a CE 7/Zune HD ROM :P)
(another note: thanks to nd4spd for getting the rom update to me, i don't have a zune hd )
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25th September 2009, 10:07 PM |#2  
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wow I'll take a look.

Anything usable?
25th September 2009, 10:16 PM |#3  
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These executables are designed for CE 7 and more than likely will not work at all on CE 5 (although things coded for .NET might)

Really, you tell me, though, I haven't actually tried
25th September 2009, 10:50 PM |#4  
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Awesome! Subscribed...
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Wait...so you're telling me it might be possible to create custom roms on the zune hd?!?! i need them to come out with a 128 gb model asap then...
25th September 2009, 11:36 PM |#6  
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WOW....they were trying to dump a zune rom for years.... so this means the protection on the zune HD is not nearly as strong as the regular zune...this is good news indeed...Mine is on backorder still =x
25th September 2009, 11:38 PM |#7  
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Another quick Q, did you dump that yourself or find it somewhere?
26th September 2009, 12:55 AM |#8  
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been trying to find this for a few weeks
looking forward to see what can be done!

are the keyboard files in a format that we can use on windows mobile phones?
26th September 2009, 02:13 AM |#9  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by votum

Another quick Q, did you dump that yourself or find it somewhere?

Actually, all I did was reset my Zune HD in recovery mode and plugged it in. When the Zune Software detected it, it downloaded the ROM from MS. When I was defragging my computer a few days earlier, I happened to find the folder where it saved all of the Firmware Updates. So I just looked in that folder and found the FirmwareUpdate.cab that had the .bin files in it.
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after messing around with it, looks like nothing can really be recmoded to make dll files. it may need another way to rec mod than in the vk.
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