first time rooting. need help!

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    i did everything up to selecting the froyo folder and hitting the camera button. says its done but i dont know what to do next! i couldnt find it anywhere. do ireboot now ordo i simple nandroid restore? need help for an extreme noob please!
     
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    Yes if you installed the froyo folder..just reboot
     
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    thank you! what do i need to do for the backups? i did it on astro and the nandroid backup. i am really nervous and very new on this. i appreciate any help through this.
     
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    does it stay on the android screen for a few?
     
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    Hello everyone. Could someone please tell me were I need to start. I'm going in circles
     
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    What do you mean by android screen?I use astro for my backup for apps and rom manager to backup the rom

    I would do alot of reading before tring this,its not to hard just need to read as things with the droid change daily lol
     
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    it just has the word "android". its been on it for about 5 minutes.
     
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    Someone else will have to chime in as i've never seen just the word android on a screen,don't worry your phone is not broke...dancedroid

    something to try is to pull your battary then hit the power button to reboot
     
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    i sure hope not. it looks like it is rebooting. keeps going off every few moments or so. i used the file from mydroid world.
     
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    pulled the battery and it went back to the same screen.
     
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    sounds like its looping,pull the battery then put it back in hold x on the slide out keyboard while hitting the power button make sure to hold x down till you get into a recovery.then go to nandroid/restore/use the other backup you had before installing 2.2
     
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    should i use a different rom? which one?