View Single Post
Old January 1st, 2012, 05:07 PM   #72 (permalink)
scary alien
not really so scary
scary alien's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Indy
Posts: 17,440
Device(s): LG Nexus 5, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Asus Nexus 7, Moto Droid X, HTC Droid Eris
Carrier: T-Mobile

Thanks: 32,962
Thanked 14,992 Times in 7,358 Posts

Originally Posted by dabomb224 View Post
I downloaded the factory image multiple times, but Windows 7 doesn't recognize it and Winzip tells me that it can't read its header (whatever that means). Is there a known issue with this?
Yeah, that's probably because its a .tgz (compressed tar archive) type of file.

iowabowtech, was spot-on...7zip or winrar or even Winzip should be able to understand its format (and probably a few dozen other archive utilities, too).

Try one of those utilities.

scary alien is online now  
Reply With Quote