FAQ Firmware update "killed" transceiver

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    I ran firmware update and now X108G is dead. It does boot in firmware update mode, but not in operation mode. I followed instructions and radio reported that firmware was updated successfully but after restart radio is dead. The caveat here is that I used iMac to do update. I did mount radio as external drive, when I deleted firmware.bin boot screen reported success, then I copied update file from Desktop to external drive and boot screen reported that update was successful. I can try to find a Windows machine and repeat procedure, but so far I can't figure out what the difference might it make. Did anyone tried to update using MacOS?

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    Update. Plugged into Windows 7 machine, started transceiver in update mode, connect usb cable and windows says Unknown USB Device...
     

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