Help with gingerbread and froyo!!

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    I have a droix rooted and have not changed my rom but want to switch to gingerbread rom. Now my question is froyo is not something that comes with my phone stock right? Having my stock rom what would be fastest and easiest way to download the gingerbread rom
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    Depending on when you got your DX, it either came with Froyo (2.2) or prompted you to update to it shortly after.

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    H canow I figure out which one I have I just got the phone like 3 months ago
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    3 months ago would mean that it is stock Froyo. Going from that to GB is the same process as it would be if you were on a custom ROM now.

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    Any advice on the easiest way to switch over?
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    Download the 2 part Gingerbread .596 files and make sure they are on your SD card.

    Root, install Droid 2 Bootstrap, then install the 2 part rooted .596 files from Team Blackhat.

    Make sure you wipe your data and cache. Then reboot.

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    This

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    The 596 not the 595 right for my droid x
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    Yes. 595 is an older leak.

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    .595 and .596 are basically the same, but .596 is the current and most recent version of Motorola Gingerbread for the X.

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    make sure you wipe data and cache when flashing from froyo to gb it is extra important.
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    X2. Its probably one of the main reasons people have so many issues with GB

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