Cricket Samsung Indulge R-915 Official GB upgrade.Tips


  1. the258

    the258 Well-Known Member

    yes. the indulge gets a 2.3.6 update finally. first you will need the drivers and kies mini.

    Samsung

    you will then install the drivers and kies. hook the phone up to the computer open kies and click update firmware the whole process takes about 10-15 minutes.

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  2. tiede

    tiede Well-Known Member

    Awww man! You bunch of lucky cricket indulge owners!
    Why you no rerease update for MetroPCS indulge, Samsung? Wrhy?
    Show us some rove, too... Prease? :)

    In any case, I'm glad for you guys over at cricket!
  3. JayDre

    JayDre New Member

    Yeah, I have been trying everything to update it... but for some reason, Samsung Kies mini keeps coming back with a "Unregistered Device." It is back on stock. I had recently flashed the 2.3.5 rom on it but figured I should try to get 2.3.6 (official). So I had used Odin to flash it back to 2.2.1. I tried to update it in 2.3.5 but kept getting Unregistered Device. So i used the steps provided and flashed back to 2.2.1 and still get the same error. I have done multiple Reinstalls of the drivers and Samsung Kies mini (Provided by Samsung.com) and still the same issue. I even did a factory reset and programmed it multiple times also. Any solutions? My last option is to take it to a cricket store with the good old "My phone just keeps on resetting (which it does do) and I don't know what's wrong with it." Trust me the odin/flash is best kept with myself and out of Cricket's knowledge. But like I said, it is a last resort. I figured I would see if anyone on these forums had a solution. Btw I have kept track with these posts for awhile. Any kind of help would be appreciated greatly. Thank you.
  4. Kaiser17

    Kaiser17 Well-Known Member

    Im jealous :(

    Well anyways, glad for you guys over at cricket though. Well Hoping that the R910 gets an upgrade now...
  5. regiyankee

    regiyankee New Member

    samsung 910 now please
  6. tiede

    tiede Well-Known Member

    Well, I spoke to a samsung agent today who made it sounds as if the update not being released on metro is not a samsung issue, but a metropcs delay.
    I pointed to the fact that both devices share "almost" the same hardware, and should have just about the same firmware, and he hinted that cricket just happened to release their stuff first, but it's basically up to metro to decide when (keyword here, not if) they want to release the update for their own devices.
  7. the258

    the258 Well-Known Member

    Im still waiting for samsung to ship mine back or at least let me know.whats going to happen.
  8. k0nane

    k0nane Well-Known Member Developer

    Could really do with the package Kies Mini is using... It's most likely a TAR, may be a zip.

    EDIT: Unless we already have it - someone confirm the baseband and build versions please?
  9. jajohn86

    jajohn86 Member

    metro needs to get it together asap

    Congrats you bunch of Lucky cricket bastards lol
  10. liderbravin

    liderbravin Well-Known Member

    when to metro yexterday to exchange my extendaded battery that was messed up....and i saw the r20 is already out...i asked the homeboy there ,who was preatty cool and knows whats up behind the scenes ...lol...he said aint gonna happen...thats why metro released the R20....but he took a look in my phone,saw some of the apps, he knew i know hot to get it rooted etc...so he goes....well im sure u will find away to upgrade your phone own yor own without the need to buy the R20.....so i dont think we will see any oficcial update... im just exited for basix.2 update,kernel ,etc...more rooms....im know expecting anything from metro.
  11. Reaper man

    Reaper man Well-Known Member

    I'd take what he said with a grain of salt, as that's probably mere speculation.
    I'd like to see someone get a hold of someone over the phone about it. Like, an actual level 3 rep or something along those lines.
  12. redhook

    redhook Well-Known Member

    Metro released the R920, the R20 doesn't exist.
  13. liderbravin

    liderbravin Well-Known Member

    maybe where u live , but here in florida it does....lol...and i can confirm because i went to the store last sunday to exange my battery and i saw,nobody told me...but imm not asking nobody to belive , pick up the phone and call any metro local store , or browse the net....etc....
  14. regiyankee

    regiyankee New Member

    what you know about basix 2?
  15. the258

    the258 Well-Known Member

    Got the phone back from samsung and it had the update. Basebadn and Build are the same as pictures above.
    Baseband
    S:R915.0.2K.EL06
    Build
    SCH-R915.EL06
  16. Machine801

    Machine801 New Member

    Has anyone rooted r915 2.3.6 yet? I've tried the indulge.aio.v1.00 package and it either says cannot reconnect to phone or failed to gain root.
  17. the258

    the258 Well-Known Member

    i tried superoneclick but nothing. same goes for gingerbreak.
  18. alphamale1

    alphamale1 Active Member

    Yea trying to root this as well anyluck?
  19. k0nane

    k0nane Well-Known Member Developer

    Root would be no problem if I had any kind of image.
  20. kingjay2012

    kingjay2012 Well-Known Member

    To all the people that love rooting their phones and experimenting, DO NOT DOWNLOAD THIS NOR INSTALL, i've installed this firmware and my phone has lagged tremendously. My pictures take forever to load, i have no root access and the shit just seem dull to be completely honest. This firmware takes away all your rights as a developer to screw around with it for a couple of good looks, METRO USERS this is a curse nothing is good about this firmware in my opinion. If you love the way your phone is now, do not screw around with this firmware nothing good comes out of it....

    Just stating facts.:mad::mad::mad::mad::mad::mad::mad::mad:
  21. raysfan

    raysfan Well-Known Member

    This update is not intended for the Metro version of the phone you should not have instaled it.
  22. kingjay2012

    kingjay2012 Well-Known Member

    i wouldn't have said anything on this nor installed it period or giving info on this perhaps if i wasn't a cricket user... duhhhhh..... i have cricket and i am well aware of what i installed thank you, i was letting other cricket users know the consequences as of right now what the upgrade consist of if they love rooting their phones and experimenting.
  23. Darshon

    Darshon Active Member

    I have the same problem. I found out that odin back to stock does not exactly put you back to stock. the unregistered device is not the divice it is rooted software. I called samsung to find this out. They told me that it might be possible to send it to them for a refresh, but sometimes that does not work once phone has been rooted. If someone can get the correct files so I can odin my phone to the new legit gingerbread, I would greatly appreciate it. I cant go 15 days without my phone to send it in for refresh. I also have an issue with my phone vibrating and resetting all the time when I odin back to stock. I have done the same process before without any issues, so I am not sure why it is happening
  24. manuelsr

    manuelsr New Member

    Baseband version: S:R915.0.2K.EL06
    Build version: SCH-R915.EL06
    Hello everybody! I am a cricket user and I am trying to gain root access for my recently upgraded Samsung
    Galaxy indulge. Its now on gingerbread 2.3.6 but the back button does not work anymore!! Any help is truly appreciated!!!!!!!! Cheers
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