This issue has been SOLVED! I couldn't have done it without Thepooch who spent 4-5 hours over teamviewer to help solve the problem. He's knowledgeable, friendly, and more than willing to help out a stranger for nothing in return (even though I tri...
2.6.3 just freezes on the splash screen.
EDIT: For some reason booting into download, canceling, then trying recovery again works. Looks like everything is okay!