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?
     
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    Man your prob not rooted then,did you have the super user nijna in your app draw before you try to load 2.2????

    try this if you can get your phone running before you install any roms,I'm done for tonight someone should chime in if you have ?'s

    good luck

    http://www.droid-life.com/2010/02/2...-a-motorola-droid-with-droidmod-1-0-part-1-2/