Get. The nexus update the easy way

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By Hspurs, Junior Member on 2nd April 2012, 11:48 PM
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Ok this what you need to do
1 go settings/apps then hit the all button at the top
2 Scrll down to goggle service framwork then press it to open it
3 Hit the clear button
4 go to settings/about phone/System updates the date will be 1969 or 1970 this is ok
5 Hit the check button
6 nexus should now show update to 4.0.4 is Available
7 hit install and enjoy

Please note this may take a few attempts but will work
Got this info of another site which I cannot post has I I'm new here
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2nd April 2012, 11:54 PM |#2  
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pretty interesting.....anyone can confirm?
2nd April 2012, 11:57 PM |#3  
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Worked for me, second go.
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pretty interesting.....anyone can confirm?

Mixed results in the "omg wherez mah updatez" threads.
2nd April 2012, 11:58 PM |#5  
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worked for me. already posted anyway
3rd April 2012, 12:09 AM |#6  
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5 times... no joy

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3rd April 2012, 12:12 AM |#7  
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Keep trying took me 6 attempts. best of luck
3rd April 2012, 12:17 AM |#8  
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saw this in the xoom forum...worked on my xoom but same process wouldnt work on gnex for me so i just rooted and manually installed
3rd April 2012, 12:24 AM |#9  
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Worked on 8th go - thanks!

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3rd April 2012, 12:26 AM |#10  
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worked on 2nd try
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3rd April 2012, 12:33 AM |#11  
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Tried many times and did not receive the update (the date returns from 1969 to the current time).
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