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Dear Kobo Reader,
You will need to perform a mandatory software update for your Kobo eReader by May 25, 2023.

We are releasing a critical update to stay aligned with global Internet security standards. Without this update, your Kobo eReader will no longer be able to exit the setup process after a factory reset is performed.
The following eReaders
require this update:

  • Kobo Aura
  • Kobo Aura (Edition 2)
  • Kobo Aura H2O
  • Kobo Aura H2O (Edition 2)
  • Kobo Aura HD
  • Kobo Aura ONE 8GB
  • Kobo Aura ONE 32GB
  • Kobo Clara HD
  • Kobo Forma 8GB
  • Kobo Forma 32GB
  • Kobo Glo
  • Kobo Glo HD
  • Kobo Touch
  • Kobo Touch 2.0
Rest assured that no items in your Kobo library will be affected; you will always have access to eBooks or audiobooks you have purchased or downloaded on your updated Kobo eReader or by signing into the free Kobo Books App for iOS or Android.
How to update your Kobo eReader’s software
Sync your Kobo eReader over Wi Fi before May 25, 2023. Your eReader's software will update automatically.
If you're unable to update your eReader's software before May 25, 2023, you'll need to sync your eReader with Kobo Desktop to install the update manually.
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