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Stop Waiting for TMO to Update to ICS!

12th April 2012, 05:51 PM |#11  
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With a stock OTA update, the update is installed via the stock recovery. The stock recovery makes a backup first before flashing the update. After the update is flashed the stock recovery takes and installs all your apps and other data from the backup it made. This way when you flash the OTA the end user does not loose all their settings, apps, and personal ink saved on their device.

Thank you so much for this info.
 
 
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