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    Where can I download novacom drivers?

    Trying to factory reset a HP touchpad and need novacom drivers, any ideas for a working download. tried using web os doctor and its stalling on the novacom download.
    Thanks.

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    Have a Look on XDA forums for links to different versions, I got them on my laptop but can't upload as it's at work.

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    bob07

    Have you tried the HP websiteFailing that you can try … Have you tried the HP websiteFailing that you can try http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1828070


    Thanks Bob

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    lonegunman01

    Have a Look on XDA forums for links to different versions, I got them on … Have a Look on XDA forums for links to different versions, I got them on my laptop but can't upload as it's at work.


    Cheers, really struggling here, wiped the touchpad and now find there is no support, got the web os doctor now trying to get the novacom to download.

    try web os forums over at connectedly


    kramvic

    Cheers, really struggling here, wiped the touchpad and now find there is … Cheers, really struggling here, wiped the touchpad and now find there is no support, got the web os doctor now trying to get the novacom to download.



    You get this sorted or still needing help?

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    You get this sorted or still needing help?


    I am desperately needing help, any ideas much appreciated.

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    Daftfool666

    HUKD Hp Touchpad Owners Thread


    Thanks will have a look

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    lonegunman01

    https://www.dropbox.com/s/wcrxvrksmfzqf6t/UniversalNovacomInstaller-1.3.jar?dl=0 for Novacom installer

    cheers just booting laptop now to try.

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    lonegunman01

    https://www.dropbox.com/s/wcrxvrksmfzqf6t/UniversalNovacomInstaller-1.3.jar?dl=0 for Novacom installer


    Just booted laptop up, going to have a look thanks.

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    https://www.dropbox.com/s/wcrxvrksmfzqf6t/UniversalNovacomInstaller-1.3.jar?dl=0 for Novacom installer


    Error driver installation failed, it downloaded fine but won't install

    What O\S you using?

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    What O\S you using?


    Windows vista, 32bit

    Can you try another machine? or maybe try in safe mode?

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    Can you try another machine? or maybe try in safe mode?


    Yeah, just going to try another laptop.


    kramvic

    Error driver installation failed, it downloaded fine but won't install



    This one fails for me as well.

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    Can you try another machine? or maybe try in safe mode?


    Same error on a windows 7 64bit.

    Google WebOSQuickInstall-4.6.0 that has the drivers needed.

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    Google WebOSQuickInstall-4.6.0 that has the drivers needed.


    Right, so I installed Webos quick install, re installed Novacom, now its saying There are no devices connected please connect a device to continue,tried different ports etc. It did install Palm Novacom (bootie) I am connecting in recovery mode (large usb) in fact I can't get out of this mode now even with different button presses.

    If the drivers have installed all you need to do is run the web o\s file, so close the quickinstall, unplug\re plug usb cable and then run the web doctor o\s file.

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    lonegunman01

    If the drivers have installed all you need to do is run the web o\s file, … If the drivers have installed all you need to do is run the web o\s file, so close the quickinstall, unplug\re plug usb cable and then run the web doctor o\s file.


    Tried to run web doctor, Java comes up and says Unable to launch the application, error is The following required field is missing from the launch file:


    Edited by: "kramvic" 11th Dec 2014

    kramvic

    Tried to run web doctor, Java comes up and says Unable to launch the … Tried to run web doctor, Java comes up and says Unable to launch the application.



    Have you checked that your java is up to date? does the touchpad show up in your device manager?

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    lonegunman01

    Have you checked that your java is up to date? does the touchpad show up … Have you checked that your java is up to date? does the touchpad show up in your device manager?


    Yes it's showing there, Java up to date.

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    dcx_badass

    You don't need java, I've already posted the novacom drivers in the … You don't need java, I've already posted the novacom drivers in the touchpad owners thread. This is the last factory reset you'll ever do. Webos is dead in mid January, can't be activated, no app store, all offline. It's android or the bin.


    Thanks Dcx, I am trying to do this for a friend as they had sold this on ebay, had dual boot on it but just wanted to put back to factory settings, which would be the best way from here?

    kramvic

    Yes it's showing there, Java up to date.



    Maybe it's the web doctor file, what one you using? I used the 3.00 from the XDA links and after it all installed it updated to 3.05.

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    lonegunman01

    Maybe it's the web doctor file, what one you using? I used the 3.00 from … Maybe it's the web doctor file, what one you using? I used the 3.00 from the XDA links and after it all installed it updated to 3.05.

    It is the 3.05

    Try the 3.00 one and see how that runs.

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    Try the 3.00 one and see how that runs.


    Struggling to find the 3 version.

    kramvic

    Struggling to find the 3 version.



    Am uploading for you, I take it that you have removed android from the tablet completely?

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    lonegunman01

    Am uploading for you, I take it that you have removed android from the … Am uploading for you, I take it that you have removed android from the tablet completely?


    Yes no operating system at all.

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    Version 3.00


    Thanks again, just downloaded the file, started the doctor and plugged touchpad in but don't think there is enough charge so am charging now and will try a bit later.

    kramvic

    Thanks again, just downloaded the file, started the doctor and plugged … Thanks again, just downloaded the file, started the doctor and plugged touchpad in but don't think there is enough charge so am charging now and will try a bit later.



    OK, well hope all goes well for you.

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    OK, well hope all goes well for you.


    Thanks a lot for your time and advice.:)

    You get this sorted?

    Original Poster

    lonegunman01

    You get this sorted?


    Yeah sorted pal, wanted to install webos but with no luck so erased everything with tptoolkit and then installed android, took about 5mins. I have already been using just android (no webos) on the 3 tablets in our house since July time, but a friend wanted theirs factory resetting as it was being sold on. Thanks again for your help.
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