Unbrick UM8 Ultra M8 TV BOX Guide
Unbrick UM8 Ultra M8 TV BOX Guide. If your U-M8 TV box is not responding to firmware upgrades or is bricked (blank screen but powers up) you can still recover your U-M8 TV box with this guide. You will need to complete two steps to recover your device. The first thing you will need to do is create a boot disk with the Amlogic boot card maker, then you will need to flash your device with new firmware (download link available below).
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Unbrick UM8 Ultra M8 TV BOX Guide.
How to unbrick M8 TV BOX Download Files needed here:
STEP BY STEP HOW TO MAKE A BOOT DISK
- Insert a Blank SD card into your PC
- Open the (Boot card maker and u-boot.zip) and copy both files to the desktop of your PC
- Right click on the boot cardmaker file and run this as an administrator
- Click the Choose disk tab and locate your SD card
- Do not tick partition and format
- Click the choose your bin file and locate the u-boot.bin file you moved to your desktop in step 2
- Press make, you should now have a working boot disk.
- You can delete any files as U-Boot from SD card now.
HOW TO RECOVER YOUR U-M8
- Open the M8 FIRM.zip you downloaded from the link above
- Copy the 3 files over onto the boot SD card you created in the steps above.
- Remove the SD card from your device and insert into the side of your U-M8 Box
- Turn off the power with the power button on the front of the U-M8 make sure it is off
- On the right-hand side of the device is the reset button
- Using a tooth pick hold this button in. You know you have pressed it if you feel the click
- Now press the power button on the front of the device while holding in the button
- While holding the reset button down, wait for 30 seconds then release the reset button
- The recovery menu should now be shown and the device should update
PLEASE WAIT FOR UP TO 5 MINUTES FOR THE UPDATE TO START IF AFTER 5 MINUTES YOU STILL HAVE NO OUTPUT OR YOUR DEVICE IS NOT RECOVERING THEN REPEAT FROM STEP 4 OF HOW TO RECOVER YOUR M8 TV Box
We hope this Unbrick UM8 Ultra M8 TV BOX Guide helps you.
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