Alltel Milestone ROM?

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  1. Getintothegame

    Getintothegame New Member

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    Hello, please pardon me if I post this in an incorrect forum. Here's the back story: I'm a previous Verizon person. I switched to Alltel to get unlimited internet on a wireless card.

    I'm wondering if someone can use something like ROM Manager to do a backup of the Alltel firmware so that we can flash them over from Verizon? They should be similar enough to be okay, right? Then we should be able to activate them on Alltel with full functionality. Is anyone able to make a backup or locate the SBF for this phone? I'll be willing to flash it and report back!

    Thank you!
     
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  2. leashej

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    Yes it is fine. I was able to use Rom Manager along with Bugless Beast v0.5 to flash my Alltel Milestone. It is pretty much the same thing as the Droid 1. Just make sure you do a backup with SPF recovery first!!! Once I had Bugless Beast installed, I was able to revert back to my Alltel rom or boot up back into Bugless Beast. Make sure you back up and wipe your data/cache.
     
  3. Youminker

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    It seems that would be a great progress in this business.
     
  4. joelmarley

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    Were you able to send and recieve MMS. I have Bugless Beast running on an Altell Milestone as well, but I can not send or recieve MMS..
     
  5. NebraskaX24

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    MMS is only working on the alltel rom for me...

    anybody have a mms fix for verizon roms on alltel milestone?
     
  6. joelmarley

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    Are you refering to the factory 2.1 ROM? I have tried 3 different ROMs. Still no MMS. I can mess with it and get it to recieve, but I can not send. I can go back to the factory ROM and no problems.
     
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  7. NebraskaX24

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    Yeah, the factory 2.1 I love the speed of the oc'd 2.2 roms, but mms is too important to use them permanently...

    I know mms works on the htc hero with custom roms on alltel, it just required a seperate fix file that was flashed over sprint roms...
     
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    Hopefully someone will hear our plea and help us find a fix. I love the new ROMs I would like to have MMS working correctly.
     
  9. NebraskaX24

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    ugh... I lose hope more and more each day that I can't find anything about an mms fix...
     
  10. NebraskaX24

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    there is currently a HTC Hero mms fix for alltel ( [HOWTO] Root on Alltel CDMA Hero - xda-developers ) but it doesn't work on the milestone. Seems to be very similar issues, but the HTC Hero and Milestone are too different for the same fix to work.

    I'm no Linux man, so I wouldn't even know where to start looking for the fix to MMS...

    It's a shame too because I LOVE the milestone other than having to choose between speed and usability.
     
  11. mettercomputers

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    Ok got MMS working for send and receive for my Alltel (ATN) Motorola Milestone. I used APN Backup % Restore from the market deleted APNs
    then restored the below and rebooted . On a FRG22D rom working good so far on all 2.1, 2.2 and 2.2.1 roms I have tried
    Download file and extract to sdcard. Please give feedback. Thank You I hope this helps someone.:):)
     
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  12. NebraskaX24

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    hasn't worked on either CM6 or Charity roms...
     
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    Thank you so much. I fixed all my problems. dancedroid

    NebraskaX24, I had to reboot before it started working. I am running Buggless Beast with no problems
     
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    Forgot to say reboot then it sends I just tried it on CM 6.1rc3
     
  15. Getintothegame

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    Man, all I'm looking for is information on getting the data to work. I can't even get 1x to work...
     
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