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    I HATE FROYO

    My phone has been so buggy since the update, what a craptastic update it was

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    I know this is late... Any update on this? Has it evened out and started working better?

    If you are still having trouble, do a factory wipe/reset and then reinstall your apps. Pain in the ass but I've read where there have been problems during upgrades with the existing apps.
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    What phone?
    I'm your huckleberry...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    I know this is late... Any update on this? Has it evened out and started working better?

    If you are still having trouble, do a factory wipe/reset and then reinstall your apps. Pain in the ass but I've read where there have been problems during upgrades with the existing apps.
    I just did that and it is all better. I was also told that about every month to dial *228, hit the speaker button and then press 1. This programs any fixes and updates to the phone. I had never heard of this until I was walked through the factory reset after I could not send text messages for a bit. I now have a monthly reminder set for the first of each month. Oh, make sure you have a good 3G signal when you do this.

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
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    Quote Originally Posted by Five-0 View Post
    I just did that and it is all better. I was also told that about every month to dial *228, hit the speaker button and then press 1. This programs any fixes and updates to the phone. I had never heard of this until I was walked through the factory reset after I could not send text messages for a bit. I now have a monthly reminder set for the first of each month. Oh, make sure you have a good 3G signal when you do this.
    That is probably carrier specific code (you're on Verizon right?) Be careful punching in numbers and codes on these phones, you can tap into service menus and really screw things up.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    That is probably carrier specific code (you're on Verizon right?) Be careful punching in numbers and codes on these phones, you can tap into service menus and really screw things up.

    Verizon Droid 1





















    [That is what they told me to do on |b| anyway] just kidding

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
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    If Verizon folks told you to do that, terrific. It is a good idea then. I'm only warning folks on different carriers that code could cause them problems. Or do nothing. But I'm not going to find out.
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    That is indeed the online programming code for Verizon.

    If you choose the other option, you update your roaming profile and get the newest tower list.
    I'm your huckleberry...

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    but every girl I found was either one way or the other...



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    What does that change Mac?

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
    "When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that justifies it." -- Frederic Bastiat

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    Quote Originally Posted by Five-0 View Post
    What does that change Mac?
    It updates your phone with the newest tower and roaming information.

    From Verizon:

    Verizon Wireless is constantly advancing its roaming technology to provide you with superior roaming capabilities. By updating your PRL every few weeks, you can be sure you have access to our enhancements. As a result you may experience:
    • Longer battery life
    • Fewer dropped or blocked calls
    • Clear, crisp connections in more areas across the United States
    • Ability to connect to the digital network in more parts of the country
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


    I was looking for a saint who was a devil of a lover,
    but every girl I found was either one way or the other...



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    Sweet, I'll have to do that.

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
    "When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that justifies it." -- Frederic Bastiat

    "Certainly there is no hunting like the hunting of man and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never really care for anything else thereafter." Ernest Hemingway

    The opinions given in my signatures & threads DO NOT reflect the opinions, views, policies, and/or procedures of my employing agency. They are my personal opinions only, thereby releasing my agency of any liability, or involvement in anything posted under the username "Five-0" on Officerresource.com

 

 

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