Hello, this instructable will show you how to turn your NOOK color into an android tablet.

Here is what you will need
  1. 16 GB micro SD card
  2. micro SD card adapter
  3. a computer
  4. Win32 disk imager
  5. a NOOK color(obviously)

Step 1: Downloading necessary files

First, you will have to download 2 things, the first thing is an application called win32 disk imager. I will provide a link here-http://www.softpedia.com/get/CD-DVD-Tools/Data-CD-DVD-Burning/Win32-Disk-Imager.shtml

The second thing you need to download is the bootable disk image of android honeycomb
I did a google search on the image and found this website-http://www.rbrune.de/nookhoney04.img.zip
<p>you left out unzipping the image file before writing to sd</p>
<p>Hi! I was able to install the android but my screen is not working. The screen is not responding to gestures or touch that I do. I hope you can help me with this. Thank you!</p>
<p>Did exactly as you said and it worked perfectly! Thank you!</p>
<p>hey so all i need to do is write it and plug in and trun on thats it?</p>
<p>hello, how long the andoid boot letters at the left bottom corner of the screen will remain until the device boots for the first time i have been waiting for about 10 minutes and the screen is just there, the tiny cursor line keeps on blinking so the device is technically not frozen. can i just restarted and tagain or just wait until it changes or the battery dies lol ?</p><p>thanks</p>
<p>where is google play on this honeycomb version?</p>
<p>I'd like to say THANK YOU! I had attempted several times to turn my nook into a &quot;Nandroid&quot;, but all were fails. Now I'm really enjoying the android and I'm looking forward to learning how to use it to its full potential. </p>
<p>How about the reverse, making an Android tablet into a nook or nook hd? is that possible? Can't find it online.</p>
<p>Doesn't work for Nook HD. Bummer. Wanna give me instructions for clearing that off my SD card?</p>
<p>Do a look for &quot;SD Formatter&quot; on most search engines.. I had to do this for a boot SD card on a Raspberry Pi , when it refused to boot, and I couldn't get it to accept a new boot image. (unless you're playing with Linux, then use Disk Utility, and simply delete ALL partitions off the SD card, and format it with a single FAT16 file system.) (link: <a href="https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/formatter_4/" rel="nofollow"> https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/formatter_4/ </a> , they have a version for Windows &amp; For Mac OS-X)</p>
<p>I tried this and my nook just booted up normally.</p>
<p>it gets stuck on an android screen</p>
<p>Do you know how to do this to a nook hd?</p>
<p>It should work the same for any nook</p>
<p>Next question... I have a micro SD card that (in desperation, when I needed an sd card and didn't have one) I used in my canon camera. Would I need to format or re-format the mini sd card before doing this?</p>
<p>Yes, you would have to reformat the micro SD card before loading the root files, and the micro SD card can be much smaller than 16 GB - I would say a 4 GB micro SD card would be fine. </p>
<p>AND does it have to be a 16 g? Can it be smaller, or are the root files THAT BIG?</p><p>Thank you!!</p>
what happens if it doesnt work, can i go back?
Yes. Just remove the SD card and reboot and the nook color will be restored
my nook color does not have a sd car slot that i can see can you please help
Sorry for such a late response. Turn your nook color over and look in the bottom right corner. There you should see a small tab that can flip out. pull that tab and under that you should see the sd card slot.

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