Bionic not communicating with pc, can't root or use rsd lite

Discussion in 'Droid Bionic Hacks' started by rocketsaucev2, Aug 29, 2012.

  1. Mike.757

    Mike.757 Silver Member

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    I flashed 235 on my laptop. Tried to flash 238 on the same computer but rsd lite would not find the phone. I moved to a different computer and everything went well.
     
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    this wouldnt be the same cable needed to recharge a dead razr would it????? by dead i mean i cant boot it up and it needs some desperate juice to finish an update
     
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  3. Crazebeats

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    Silly question but did you install motohelper? It will always keep newest drivers

    Sent from my DROID BIONIC using Tapatalk 2
     
  4. liftedplane

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    I had a similar issue and it was the version of the drivers from moto i had. Check those as that finally fixed it.

    Sent from my frozenly delicious bionic.
     
  5. rocketsaucev2

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    unfortunately, I have already downloaded a few different links to drivers, one of them being moto helper
     
  6. sweeeeet

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    my fix was a different version of rsd

    Sent from my DROID BIONIC using Tapatalk
     
  7. rocketsaucev2

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    Well hopefully its the cord, I got one ordered should be here next week...
     
  8. Icculus760

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    I was having issues with RSD not "finishing" the flash process & ultimately getting an "error 7" failure in Safestrap 2.11 whenever I tried to install a ROM. Phone didn't always "connect" to the PC when I plugged it in and some other communication issues b/t the phone and PC were happening.

    After trying all sorts of fixes (drivers, adb commands, different USB ports, you name it I probably tried it) turns out my issue (and I hope yours which is why I'm writing this) was caused by me not using the "official" Bionic USB cable - I was unknowingly using a generic one.

    Here's hoping your issues are caused by the same problem I figured out and, once you get the right cable, you'll be back to flashing without any errors in no time!!
     
  9. rocketsaucev2

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    Well, new cable, still no root.

    RSD lite recognized my bionic in ap fastboot, however. We're....getting there...?

    Ugh, sometimes technology can be a pain in the backside
     
  10. linuxgator

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    You're using the razrs edge root method, right? Motofail doesn't work with ice.

    Sent from my DROID BIONIC using Tapatalk 2
     
  11. rocketsaucev2

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    Yup. I have some fine folks attempting to give me personal help, but we aren't getting far. My next option is to try a desktop but I don't have access to one right away
     
  12. altspeed

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    lol i hate your phone!
     
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