Installation issue

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  1. spygrad2003

    spygrad2003 New Member

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    I have been using UD for a while now and love it, but have had a problem going from 7 to 8. When I tried installing 8 (using Rom Manager) it doesn't even look like I'm using UD anymore.

    The boot screen says it's UD 8, but now the extra options you get when holding the power button are gone, I have no Ultimate Droid menu in the settings, and the about screen says I'm running 2.1 again, rather than 2.2. It seems a lot of the features I liked from 7 are gone. Have I done something wrong?

    Also, is there a way to update to 8 rather than wipe and start fresh so I can keep my settings?

    Thanks for any help.
     
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    I would down load the rom and install it with using Rom Manager.
     
  3. Droid DOES!!

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    He means without ROM Manager. I thought only the older UD ROMs were in ROM Manager..?
     
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    Wow!! Finally someone has listened to what I mean instead of what I say!!

    Good catch DD. You are 100% correct.
     
  5. Droid DOES!!

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    Haha!! Seriously, is UD8 really in ROM Manager??
     
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    I just looked and no it's not even in there!!
     
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    Hmm..interesting!!
     
  8. spygrad2003

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    I downloaded it from the forum here, but installed it with rom manager.
     
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    Do we have an update?
     
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    Still can't get it to work. I tried flashing sp recovery with rom manager, but it still just reboots to clockwork. How have you guys been installing UD8, with clockwork or sp recovery?
     
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    SP and Androzip. Haven't had that combo fail me yet!
     
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    It sounds like he is installing version 8 for Eclair....especially since the version is being listed as 2.1.