Bricked my phone?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by backdown, Aug 4, 2010.

  1. backdown

    backdown Well-Known Member
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    I was installing a custom rom onto my phone, and when it went to restart a green droid appeared with a box and an arrow. It then shut the screen off. Now, if i plug in the phone it doesn't show a charging indicator nor does it do anything if i keep the power button down?

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  2. Caloy

    Caloy Well-Known Member
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    Bummer!
     
  3. F14Scott

    F14Scott Active Member
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    Pull the battery?
     
  4. backdown

    backdown Well-Known Member
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    I did, i even put in a different battery.
     
  5. terekkincaid

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    Um, I am very sorry for your situation, but, er, do you mind telling us what ROM it was?

    I saw that little android when I was manually installing the radios, but I've never seen him during a custom ROM install.

    As a side note, it sounds like the same kind of bricking that occurred when folks double-installed the last 1.47 update. Maybe you can just blame it on Froyo and have the Sprint store reflash it for you?
     
  6. backdown

    backdown Well-Known Member
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    I was installing EvIo. Its a great rom and i had it on there before, but something must of gone wrong during it to cause this..i wouldn't not use it because of my experience, it was the best rom i have ever used.
     
  7. backdown

    backdown Well-Known Member
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    Took it to a sprint store, and i am in line for a new one. Sad that it came to this in order for me to get a new phone, but oh well.
     
  8. dieseldum

    dieseldum Active Member
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    i feel for ya we all will say a prayer
     
  9. backdown

    backdown Well-Known Member
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    Got a new one yesterday. The only problem i notice with this one is there is some slight light leakage under the home button. Overall, i am very happy!
     
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