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  1. ginxed

    ginxed New Member This Topic's Starter

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    i installed/paid for the PDANet on my Droid- and it works great! awesome! ... then after a bit of run time my phone 'locks' up... and i dont mean lock up like i have to hard restart it or it force closes... what it does is that the send/receive icon at the top it still shows im connected to the 3G, but the arrows are locked on send... and after about 15-30 seconds the send arrow clicks off and i can continue doing what i was previously doing...

    any ideas on why this is happening?

    my droid and pdanet are up to date, and my comp is running xp...

    and i did try to contact the pdanet tech people... but after 2 days of waiting im getting kind of antzy on a fix =D

    thanks!:confused::confused::confused::confused::confused:
     

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  2. Murphy

    Murphy Well-Known Member

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    We used PDANet on a Droid Eris and had the same problems all the time.
    I rooted the phone and installed a ROM with wired tether and it works great. No problems like PDANet. Expensive lesson!!
     
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  3. ginxed

    ginxed New Member This Topic's Starter

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    is there a link to show how to do that? because atm... ... my phone is the only internet i have at my house xD

    thanks!
     
  4. ginxed

    ginxed New Member This Topic's Starter

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    Well i've decided to go ahead and root my phone... the wireless tether and the wired tether sound awesome... but i want to keep my 2.1 ... and every thing i checked has me going back to 2.0... which is fine... except i like the pinch zoom and the voice to text... but everywhere ive been either has broken links or talks about the wrong phone... ... any help would be appreciated!
     

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