Not Getting OTA Update


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    xtra_time Member This Topic's Starter

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    Hi, I purchased a locked t-mobile desire from ebay and its now unlocked. But I do not seem to be getting the 2.2 software update OTA - It says the phone is up to date.

    How can I get 2.2 on the phone or will I not get updates now I have unlocked the mobile?

    Thanks
     

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  2. EddyOS

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    What software version you on at the moment?
     
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    xtra_time Member This Topic's Starter

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    Software Number is 1.21.110.4 Firmware version is 2.1-update1
     
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    You're on the T-Mobile ROM, they pulled the OTA update BUT you can get it from this link...

    http://fotadl.htc.com/2.12.110.2-1.21.110.4_release3uop1mw9unpc376h.zip

    Once downloaded, rename it update.zip (not update.zip.zip) and copy it to the root of your Desire. Turn the phone off and then turn it on again whilst holding the volume down button. At the menu select Recovery and once at the screen with the red ! hold volume up and press power. Once at the blue menu select 'apply sd:update.zip' and follow the instructions.

    Bare in mind, though, that this will probably install German apps as well
     
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    xtra_time Member This Topic's Starter

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    So will I only get T Mobile updates even though its unlocked and on o2 now?
     
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    EddyOS Well-Known Member

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    You're only SIM unlocked, the unit is still on the T-Mobile ROM
     
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    xtra_time Member This Topic's Starter

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    This link doesnt seem to work. Any others?
     
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    That link works fine, just tried it. It's HTC's OTA server
     
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    Just tried it again and it did work at work. Will try again at home Thanks
     
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    Just so you know the link is currently down, seems to be hit and miss...If I manage to get it I'll up it somewhere else
     
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    xtra_time Member This Topic's Starter

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    That worked thanks
     
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    Good times!! :D
     

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