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7th March 2012, 10:01 AM |#51  
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The usual cause for this not working seems to be using the front USB ports or a hub for some reason. Best bet is to use a port directly off the motherboard.

As the phone is working again, you can always install CWM via another method, as this one is mostly for phones that are a bit poorly, or stock GB devices.
 
 
7th March 2012, 10:06 AM |#52  
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Rusty nice to see you back

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7th March 2012, 10:09 AM |#53  
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Just a note to say that I was indeed using the PC's front USB ports. I did however manage to flash it on the same ports using Paul's NVFlash so I think in this instance it was purely a case of my phone's partitions being utterly buggered, so I needed something more severe.

This thread gave me the confidence to try it however and I'm very thankful for that :) I would have been going in blind with raw NVFlash if it wasn't for people like you writing the batch files. So many thanks Rusty :)
7th March 2012, 10:32 AM |#55  
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What on earth had you done to it?
20th May 2012, 05:27 PM |#56  
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This should be moved to stickies
Its too helpful11
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Hey so I installed drivers, ran the .bat and choose install external cwm, then a message saying successfully sent appeared and asked me to press any key to close the command promt, now what? my phone still says "S/W Upgrade Please wait while upgrading.." is it safe to unplug the cellphone or not yet?

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just read a while back it's safe to unplug it... sorry for asking here, I've been reading so much since yesterday that I don't even remember what I've already read.

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WOW just WOW Rusty!, I owe you big time after installing CWM my phone booted normally, and I can access CWM with VOl- + Power

Is there a way I could brick my phone by trying roms? or as long as I have CWM I can simply flash a new rom?
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1st June 2012, 06:39 PM |#58  
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It's pretty much unbrickable thanks to nVFlash, as you've found out. You can usually fall back to CWM, if not, do this again.
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Why isnt this a sticky yet?
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1st June 2012, 07:58 PM |#60  
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Quote:
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Why isnt this a sticky yet?
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dated such a long time back...people remember it only when the brick their devices....forget otherwise....

but yes...should be sticky....guys lets join to support to get this thread as "STICKY"
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