Originally Posted by maerlim
I have a feeling my problem was changing USB debugging on and off so much in the original procedure, which got the settings.db confused while it was being copied and edited. I'm going to try to simplify and see what happens.
Simpler way is to use Root Explorer and just edit the file on PC and transfer it back.
Even though after I did that, I can't get my phone to power on now... Lovely.