About to flash my first ROM.

Discussion in 'Android Roms' started by jlamb30, Oct 21, 2010.

  1. jlamb30

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    I think I'm about set. Have a nandroid backup, have backed up apps and data with MyBackup Pro and am in the process of doing the same with Titanium Backup. Can you have too many backups? LOL

    Anyway, I've decided on the Project Elite v 2 ROM to try first. Wish me luck!
     
  2. fox_dye

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    Good luck. Make sure to try out team d1 miui if you got a droid 1

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  3. Tallica

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    Good Luck!
     
  4. mwhartman

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    You've done your homework with backups. You'll be fine. If you have any issues the member (Tallica) that posted above me will guide and assist you.
     
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    Question. When we all started flashing Roms, what was the first Rom you flashed?

    Mine was on Cyanogenmod on MT3g.
     
  6. mwhartman

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    My first was a 2.0.1 version of Bugless Breast
     
  7. DF Smod

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    Smoked Glass on Android 2.0.1

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  8. yakitori

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    first rom i flashed was cynogenmod. Then simply stunning 4.6, then ud8, then ss4.8, then pe, then countless versions and mods of miui.

    Finally Im on MIUI 4.1.1 and wont use anything else, feels wierd going back to the regular droid UI no matter what launcher/theme, etc I use. The only other ones I would consider flashing again are PE and Simply stunning (when 4.9 comes out).

    To OP, dont worry, we have all been there. There is plenty of friendly and helpful people here on DF.net. First time I did flashed, i had lots of helpers...tp76, furbearingmammal come to mind when I was flashing for the first time.

    If you are anything like the rest of us, you will be a pro at flashing new stuff over and over and over for weeks at a time until you find something that you are completely satisfied with. Its really all about what the user wants. That is what makes rooting and taking advantage of rooting a thing of beauty. It really is an art/science at the same time.

    I would also recommend MIUI v4.1.1 once you get the hang of doing things. Still some minor bugs with it, but I honestly havent had a FC since Ive flashed the new version and themes that have been ported to it.

    You picked a very good ROM to flash for your first one. PE is extremely stable, fast, reliable, and honestly bugless as it gets. I will probably be moving over to PE if I ever get tired of miui (dont see that happening since my girl has PE and I can just play with her phone if I want).
     
  9. BlackHoleSlam

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    First cyanogen 6 next liquid next shadow and now UD v 1.0

    Droid1 running UD v1 luna theme
     
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    Mine was an android 2.0 version of something.
     
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    My first was bugless beast .2 I think and many since then resulting in
    3 bricks
    50+ bootloops
    And more nandroid restore than I care to count.

    Sent from a galaxy far far away.......
     
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    My first was sapphire but it had many problems on my phone, since moved to liquid frozen yogurt and haven't moved since.

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