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Old September 14th, 2012, 11:42 AM   #29 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by fonnae View Post
I just read somewhere about formatting /data before an install and when I tried to do that I received: "error formatting /data".

Googling that error I found a thread on xda where I guy had the same problems as me and it sounds like he wasn't able to fix it: "error formatting /data" and "error formatting /cache" - xda-developers. something about a filesystem error.

What do you think? Is this the end of the road?

We've pointed a few people in that direction with some success.... but the error can also be the sign of a hardware problem.

It's worth a shot, just follow the directions carefully.
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