Use the WITStech-supplied version of HP Format Utility, and select FAT instead of Fat32.Download available here : A81 E Android 2.2 (0809) English Version Firmware Download[
"original post said:I put the MLO file on the HP Utility-formatted microSD first.I put the rest on.I plug in the A81E and it powers itself on without me pressing the power button.The dewy grass appears' date=' fades, then reappears. ANDROID logo pops up.Homescreen appears.I turn off the device.Hold left VOL key and press power button to turn on.[I']The dewy grass appears, fades, then reappears. ANDROID logo pops up.Homescreen appears.[/I]Infuriating.Anyone know what I'm doing wrong?