Trying to apply Purity, won't reboot recovery.

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    So last night I recently rooted my droid Bionic. After I did that I installed Bionic Bootstrap and went into that and set up a back up. After that I upgraded to 5.5.893 so I would be able to apply the Purity ROM ( http://www.droidforums.net/forum/th3ory-rom-bionic/181450-rom-purity-v2-4-tpax-11-09-2011-a.html ). I moved the file to my SD card, then opened Bionic Bootstrapper and clicked BootStrap Recovery and it instantly said "Success!" so I clicked Reboot Recovery and nothing happens. Anybody know what to do? Please leave a detailed explanation since I'm still fairly new to this.

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    woops, refreshed in the middle and got a double post. not trying to spam
     
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    I deleted the other one. For some reason your thread didn't go through right away.

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    Does bionicbootstrapper show in the superuser app as asking for access?
     
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    Nevermind. You upgraded which means you are in lala land regarding root. You will have to reroot, if not unroot them reroot.
     
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    Got a video or something that explains how to go about doing that?
     
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    Pete's Motorola Root Tools is how I initially did it. Am I supposed to be unrooting it all the way? Theres a button in there I can click that does it
     
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    Not sure. Lemme see if I can get you someone familiar with the process.
     
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    Alright, thanks.
     
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    Hmmm...a little confused here - do you have root access right now ?
     
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    I believe so. Sorry still a little unfamiliar with a lotta the terms. My phone is rooted and I can access Superuser and other rooted apps.
     
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    ...before you do anything else I would go back into bootstrap and bootstrap recovery again, maybe two or three times in a row and then try to boot into recovery
     
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    It says "Success!" each time i do it. When I initially set up the backup through this program, when I clicked Bootstrap Recovery I had to allow the program first through a window that popped up before it said "Success!" but now it just goes straight to "Success!" and when I click Reboot Recovery, nothing happens still.

    Also this is how I went about rooting my phone and setting up the backup.
    http://www.androidpolice.com/2011/0...covery-backup-and-de-bloat-your-droid-bionic/ . I followed those steps up until De-bloat.
     
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    So you have been in recovery via bootstrapper before - try uninstalling the bionic bootstrapper application and reinstalling it