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By zevzek, Junior Member on 29th March 2014, 08:34 AM
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Hi, I have a problem with my Xperia U (rooted)
I've been trying to replace the Camera app, and after reboot, on the "Android is upgrading" screen it showed 150 apps updated; and then I could use none of the system apps. I looked for them in the /system/app and they were there, i just couldn't use them. Right now I'm using a launcher that I installed before. Also, I don't have network.

Anyone who has an idea how to solve it is welcome
 
 
29th March 2014, 08:39 AM |#2  
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Hi, I have a problem with my Xperia U (rooted)
I've been trying to replace the Camera app, and after reboot, on the "Android is upgrading" screen it showed 150 apps updated; and then I could use none of the system apps. I looked for them in the /system/app and they were there, i just couldn't use them. Right now I'm using a launcher that I installed before. Also, I don't have network.

Anyone who has an idea how to solve it is welcome

Well i don't understand you,now what's the problem ?
29th March 2014, 10:45 AM |#3  
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Well i don't understand you,now what's the problem ?

I can't use system apps, including Xperia Home, Messaging, Contacts, Phone... They don't appear in menu; when I press home button, there isn't Xperia Home
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I can't use system apps, including Xperia Home, Messaging, Contacts, Phone... They don't appear in menu; when I press home button, there isn't Xperia Home

then try to reflash the firmware or try to replace back the original camera app
29th March 2014, 04:01 PM |#5  
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Hi, I have a problem with my Xperia U (rooted)
I've been trying to replace the Camera app, and after reboot, on the "Android is upgrading" screen it showed 150 apps updated; and then I could use none of the system apps. I looked for them in the /system/app and they were there, i just couldn't use them. Right now I'm using a launcher that I installed before. Also, I don't have network.

Anyone who has an idea how to solve it is welcome

Where did you get the camera from and how did you replace it exactly?
30th March 2014, 11:13 AM |#6  
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Where did you get the camera from and how did you replace it exactly?

I knew I shouldn't do it, but I did it manually, using Root Explorer.
30th March 2014, 12:43 PM |#7  
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I'm reflashing sony's stock fw, I just wanted to avoid that because I had a lot of data
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I knew I shouldn't do it, but I did it manually, using Root Explorer.

This shouldn't cause such a problem... have you tried clearing dalvik cache?
30th March 2014, 09:59 PM |#9  
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This shouldn't cause such a problem... have you tried clearing dalvik cache?

Actually, no
I didn't have CWM installed, and I wasn't sure about just deleting it using Root Explorer
It's ok now, I reflashed stock ftf. now I'm trying to get my messages back. I copied everything from data/data but it seems that they're gone
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