RIFF Box Activation



In order for us to activate your box, we need:

  • Serial Number
  • Name used when originally
    registering the box
  • Email used when originally
    registering the box

Please leave that information in the “Notes” section when checking out.

Please click the image to the left for a guide to where to leave this information.

Once we receive this information, we will register your RIFF Box for you within three working days.



RIFF Box eMMC activation

eMMC activation allows you to program eMMC (embedded Multi-Media Controller) on various brands and types of smart phones and tablets.
Also your Riff box support will be extended for a period of 1 year.

Here are some eMMC activation key features:

  • direct eMMC Access Interface on the RIFFBOX RJ-45 port (check pinout picture for CMD, CLK, DAT0, etc. pins positions).
  • eMMC/SD Access page for Read/Write operations on eMMC/SD card via direct interface
  • eMMC/SD Advanced dialog which allows to perform advanced operations with eMMC/SD cards
  • (reading info, browsing through OCR, CID, CSD (and EXT_CSD for eMMC only) registers’ fields, edit separate fields and writing back to card, reading/writing eMMC card’s MCU’s internal firmware, etc.)
  • convenient information presentation for specific eMMC chips: pinouts for test points, manuals how to use test points to resurrect dead eMMC, etc.). These INFO files (*.riff info) are stored in JTAG Manager’s Documents folder and can be downloaded via generic operation.
  • eMMC Firmware Update option
  • eMMC Firmware Reading option (firmware is stored in *.riffemmcfw format)
  • For firmware read need to select chip from the list
  • *.riffemmcfw eMMC firmware files are now used by RIFF for firmware updates (plain binary files are supported too)
  • elapsed time info for eMMC firmware update stages
  • eMMC Test point info displaying (info files must be downloaded from support and are located in the JTAG Manager’s ‘Documents’ folder.
    CMD42 Lock/Unlock functionality for eMMC. User can set/change/remove password to protect/unprotect (lock/unlock) the User Area Partition
    the User Area Partition Forced Erase to erase Locked User Area Partition and to reset Device lock/unlock state and password (CMD42’s consequences)
  • Samsung Factory Erase which erases and re-formats the Samsung eMMC chips.
  • Program eMMC chip memory
  • Update Riff Box firmware
  • Access Riff files download servers
  • Access to Riff box support forums