X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar: A Guide to Install Windows CE 6.0 on a Mini Laptop
If you have a mini laptop or netbook with a VIA WM8650 processor and you want to install Windows CE 6.0 on it, you might be interested in X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar. This is a custom firmware that contains the necessary files and instructions to flash Windows CE 6.0 on your device.
In this article, we will explain what X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar is, where to download it, and how to use it.
What is X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar?
X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar is a compressed file that contains a modified version of Windows CE 6.0 for mini laptops or netbooks with a VIA WM8650 processor. This processor is commonly found in cheap Chinese devices that usually run Android 2.2 or Windows CE 5.0.
The firmware was created by a user named wicknix[^1^] who found a Russian Windows CE 6.0 firmware and modified it back to English and made some changes and additions. Some of the features of this firmware are:
All warez and/or illegal software removed.
Original Chinese software removed.
Sounds, wallpaper and graphics have been replaced to mimic Windows XP.
Flash 9, GAPI, .NET CF 3.7 installed.
Some common file associations have been preconfigured.
AIM, MSN, ICQ and XMPP/Jabber messengers installed.
A few small simple games installed.
Notepad, Wordpad, FoxitReader installed.
TCPMP and MilkyTracker installed.
Some utilities and a slew of other useful software installed.
The firmware is compatible with devices that have a 7-inch screen and a resolution of 800x480 pixels. It is not for tablets, as it will not support wifi or touch screen.[^1^]
Where to download X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar?
You can download X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar from the following link:
This is a YouTube video by Kunal Kaushik[^2^] that shows how to install the firmware on a mini laptop model NO. WM8650. In the description of the video, you will find the download link for the firmware file.[^2^]
The file size is about 74 MB and it is hosted on thesparticle.com.[^2^]
How to use X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar?
To use X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar, you will need a microSD card and a card reader. Follow these steps:
Download X6-7V 7in-Netbook WM8650 CE6.0.rar from the link above and extract it to your computer.
Copy the extracted files to your microSD card. Make sure there are no other files on the card.
Insert the microSD card into your mini laptop or netbook and power it on.
The flash process will begin automatically. It will boot into safe mode (in Chinese), then it will copy the full system.
Remove the microSD card when it says to, then power off your device.
Power on your device again. It will boot, then quickly reboot the first time after the flash (because a script is set to enter some registry entries).