OMMFG!!!!THANK YOU JONIEDY!!!!! i KNEW,NOT taking my bricked optimus shooting and putting a bullet through the screen,would eventually pay off!!!! ive said this before and ill say it again! YOUR THE $h!T!!!!! i knew there was a way to recover this beast..now my question is,is there a similar method for other phones?? (im not actually ASKING that,more of an out-loud posted thought.lol) thanks you SO much!!