problem while installing froyo?

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  1. yang.joonyong

    yang.joonyong New Member

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    HI,
    after i downloading the update, i pressed installl now and the phone shut off and it started doing wat it was supposed to do. after the bar was all filled and finished, it vibrated a little bit and my notification alarm went on but its now stuck at the M sign. The one that shows up when u first turn on the phone. The screen times out and when i press home button or the power button, the screen comes on with just the M sign. I cant even turn it off. What should i do? Just pull out the battery? someone help please!! ><
     
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    Try pulling the battery. Make sure your phone is charged. If this doesn't work then take it into Verizon, you may have a corrupted file. It happens sometimes on ota updates.
     
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    yang.joonyong New Member

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    thanks! hmm my phone just rang when you replied to this message (gmail push). Can this mean that the update is finished tho?
     
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    Well, if the update is finished then check your settings and see if you have 2.2 installed. I thought you said you couldn't get it to boot?
     
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    hmmm i tried pulling out the battery..but it still wont boot..sigh..stuck at M logo..
     
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    Take it into Verizon. It's their update, let them fix it for you.
     
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    arghhh dang it hahaha
    well, thanks for your help! gonna take it to verizon right NOW
    hopefully..they wont give me a refurbished phone..
     
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    They may be able to manually install it for you. Let them do it.
     
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    hey! i battery pulled one last time before i went into my car and try turning it on in the car and it worked!! about 5 battery pull fixed it i guess...
    but wat im worrying about is that can this problem that i had have caused any issue to froyo? like some feature of froyo not installed, or froyo not COMPLETELY installed??
     
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    I'm having same problems. Been sort of buggy since I bought it so not surprised here.
     
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    Hey,
    I don't do anything crazy to my phone. I rooted simply to get rid of bloatware and free tethering.

    Before I went to download the update I changed all the files back to .apk and I unrooted. That is pretty much all I thought I would have to do to the phone. I have searched the forums but i do not see anyone else with the message I am getting.....

    I download and then choose to install, it shuts down and begins the process only to show the error symbol on start up and the phone then goes through regular start up. I then get the message " ! Message Status: The software update failed!"

    Any help would be appreciated. It sounds similar to the problem talked about in this thread.
     
  12. yang.joonyong

    yang.joonyong New Member

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    well nobody or nothing was able to fix the problem i had..
    verizon is sending me a replacement phone by tmrw
    and i dont like refurbished phone..=(
    can refurbished phone come with scratches on the screen or the body??
    i took care of my droid x really well too..=( =( =( x 100