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SPV M1000 Rom Upgrade

OP justinp

15th August 2004, 03:24 PM   |  #11  
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Just tried this update and received an error message.
Took the phone out of the craddle and performed a soft reset..
Screen still says "Serial V1. 03"
I cannot get it to do anything.
How do you perform a hard reset? Have tried pressing reset button with no battery (battery catch up and down) and tried letting the case touch the pins on the phone which can reset it.


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15th August 2004, 04:29 PM   |  #12  
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yep ive just done the same,
yep ive just done the same, been trying for 1 hour now to get it running but no luck.
just spent an hour on to orange trying to explain the phone now neads replacing but they cannot send out till tomorrow. :cry: :cry:
lets hope it has the new rom installled or i may be in the same boat tomorrow
15th August 2004, 04:56 PM   |  #13  
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It now works!!! PHEW!!
Tried the hard reset & nothing happens.

What I did was hard reset then tried the update again... software now tells me that phone is now not compatible with the update.

I then repeated the above 17 panic-stricken times (both reset then update) and eventually it started the update process. Has now finally completed.

I was so worried!

GRPS is still flaky and still waiting for the MMS message sent to myself to go through (a bit slow).
16th August 2004, 09:54 AM   |  #14  
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Quick question for those who have updated

Could any of you that have done the update please tell me what ROM version do you get after the update? 1.52, 1.60, the last 1.72?

Have u noticed any improvement with the use of BT (expecially with GPS).


16th August 2004, 10:55 AM   |  #15  
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After the update you will get

Rom version 1.66.00WWE
Rom date 02/20/04
Radio version: 1.10.00
Protocol version: 1337.18
ExtROM version: 1.66.230

So far I see no imporvements


22nd August 2004, 04:28 PM   |  #16  
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Hard reset ???
I also upgraded my SPV with this ROM with MMS. I found no improvements, but 1 major problem. Sometimes the SPV is in suspend mode, i wait for several of minutes and want to push the power button, the device doesnt seem to react. Putting in the cradle isnt working also and taking the battery out and in again is also a failure. So the only sollution is to hard reset the m1000. Since the upgrade (2 weeks ago) i performed 2 hard resets. You guys also got the same problem? Or do you know how to fix this? I tried to upgrade my orange rom to the original Qtek 1.72 rom, but i got a message 120: error country code. So any ideas?
25th April 2006, 05:36 PM   |  #17  
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Urguntly need rom upgrade for spv m1000 orange uk
please can anyone kindly give me the link to download

25th April 2006, 07:52 PM   |  #18  
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Re: Urguntly need rom upgrade for spv m1000 orange uk
Originally Posted by saro

please can anyone kindly give me the link to download


Here you go, although this ROM is quite old now (check the date of the original posts!!

I really miss my M1000, it was my first PPC Phone!
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11th October 2009, 12:21 AM   |  #19  
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Thanks for that link.

I needed to restore my m1000 back to 2003SE after an experiment in upgrading to WM6 and realised I didn't have the ROM.

24th January 2012, 11:41 AM   |  #20  
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Thanks for the link. have been searching for the rom for about 1 month now.thanks thanks thanks

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