Support Factory reset revert to gingerbread?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Trubattleax, Dec 29, 2012.

  1. Trubattleax

    Trubattleax New Member
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    I had some problems with my phone so I did a factory reset. when I got the phone a couple weeks ago it came with android icecream sandwich 4.0.4 but now that I did the factory restore for some reason it went back to android gingerbread 2.3.6. Can someone tell me how to update it to icecream sandwich like it was when i bough it?
     

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  2. El Presidente

    El Presidente Beware The Milky Pirate!
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    A factory reset only wipes the data partition, meaning system,em updates would still be in place.

    Are you rooted or on a custom ROM? How did you do the reset? Can you check for any updates again via the About Phone menu or via Kies?
     
  3. Trubattleax

    Trubattleax New Member
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    First id like to say thanks for the quick response. I did root the phone thats why I had problems with the phone I couldnt get passed set up wizzard when the phone restarted. so I did the hold +volume, -volume and power button to get to the factory reset screen it reset and the phone works fine. I tried the update software via phone and it said the phone is up to date I also tried the kies and it said "your device current firmware version is not supported to update firmware via kies"
     
  4. sameerteni

    sameerteni New Member
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    Did you get any solutiuon for this? I am having exactly same problem.
     
  5. spikedzombies

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    If your gonna reset might as well root it :)
     

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