Bootstrapper not entering recovery mode

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    I want to make a nandroid backup and when I click on the "Reboot Recovery" in Koush's bootstrapper, all it does is reboot my phone normally without taking me to the menu screen. I sbf'd it yesterday and rooted it today with z4root. Do I need to be holding a certain button down after I hit "reboot recovery"?

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    It should boot you in there without any button holding. Did you hit bootstrap recovery first?

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    no i didnt. was i supposed to?

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    I usually hit bootstrap recovery every time, just to make sure. It doesn't always go into recovery otherwise.
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    Ya and you should definitely hit it at least once.

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    dang i didnt know that. it worked perfectly! thanks :)

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