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Nighthawk X6S EX8000 - Firmware interrupted, unit bricked

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Nighthawk X6S EX8000 - Firmware interrupted, unit bricked

Nighthawk X6S, AC3000 Tri-Band WiFi Extender, EX8000: Firmware update was interrupted.  Unit was bricked.  Red flashing power light, all white LEDs flashing.  Did a factory reset: constant hold, 30 seconds w/ power on / 30 seconds turning power off / 30 seconds power on.  Now, red flashing power light, no LEDs.  I do not have a Windows device.  Any suggestions?

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Re: Nighthawk X6S EX8000 - Firmware interrupted, unit bricked

You can try recovering it with tftp or nmrpflash.
You might want to try borrowing a windows device. Otherwise you can search the forum for mac os guides. 

just make sure you enable tftp

and here's a video walk through using a tftp client. Use the built in one for windows 10 though. the video is more of an example of how its done.

and if that doesn't work, you can try using nmrpflash

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