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Discussion in 'Bugless' started by nnelzen, Jul 9, 2010.

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    I hate to say it but I'm a noob at this and been trying figure all this out on my own but I think I screwed up somewhere. It's my first time trying to install a theme on my Droid and I really want this smoked glass theme I downloaded from here http://www.droidforums.net/forum/bugless/55650-smoked-glass-bb-0-4-a.html#post593622
    but something went wrong (and scared the piss out-a me, thank god for nandroid restore!) I tried using rom manager to "install from sd card" smoked_glass_bb04_update_V11.zip and everything seemed fine but wouldn't reboot after it just kept cycling. My system info now is,
    version: 2.2
    Kernel: 2.6.32.9-P3droids
    Build: Bugless Beast V0.1
    Any help would be great, and sorry for the long post. thnx
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    My sig has the best info (if you are literate)
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    u r rooted
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    Yes I am and I used nandroid restore to get back up just don't know what went wrong, thought my build verson might be wrong but I was sure I got the latest, but it does say V0.1 is that right?
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    IMO, that is the best way to go, never trust something you can do your self...SP recovery will always get you out of a jam, let the newbies boot-loop with CM...LOL...if you find them stuck, tell them to flash their image twice, that is their only hope...
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    Think I edited while you responded, (slow typer) sorry
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    You're using BB v0.1 but you tried to install a theme for BB v0.4. It should be obvious why it didn't work...

    Either update to BB v0.4 and then apply the theme, or find a smoked glass theme for BB v0.1.
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    Maybe I'm reading this wrong, but you have BB. 0.1???? And your trying to flash smoked glass for BB 0.4? Could that be your problem or is there a typo somewhere?
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    Damn, I thought that was the case but I was sure I d/l and installed v0.4 and though maybe v0.1 in the phone info was something I didn't understand. Thanks.
    but do I have to do a complete wipe to go to v0.4??
    (slappin myself right now)
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    You don't have to wipe from 0.1 to 0.4 but if you have problems you may want to wipe and reinstall.
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    Thanks, I'm tryin it out now
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    Shouldn't have to since its just an update.zip format. If you have issues, go back and wipe. Enjoy! V0.4 is sick!!
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    Sorry for the echo man! Haha!
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    LOL its cool I was doing it too.
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    Updated to v 0.4 and works great :) didnt have to rename it just d/l to sd card and moved it to root folder and used rom manager app to do all the work. and just installed Smoked Glass. looks freekin AWESOME.. Thanks..

    Figured out the reason I thought I had "the latest version" of bb. because I used rom manager to search for (and then install). and it comes back with v0.1 idk why
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    Pete (and others) DEF did their thing on that ROM!!