Problem downloading rsd lite


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  1. otter

    otter Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    After reading and understanding, well, some things I started the process below:
    Guide to Rooting Android 2.1 on a Motorola Droid | Droid Life: A Droid Community Blog

    I have a problem right away. I download rsdlite, but how do I install it? It saves the file or program to my desktop, but it's not a .exe file. It's a RAR file, opens w/ unknown application. What's next?

    I downloaded from:RSDLite4.6.7z using firefox and also from: MEGAUPLOAD - The leading online storage and file delivery service using google chrome.
     

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  2. jyarbrough20

    jyarbrough20 Well-Known Member

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    you have to unzip rsd lite
     
  3. ska.t73

    ska.t73 Well-Known Member

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    More specificly you need to go online and find the program WinRAR... It is free and it will allow you to unzip RARs and ZIPs...
     
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    jyarbrough20 Well-Known Member

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    yes....forgot about that step! Thanks ska.t
     
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    ska.t73 Well-Known Member

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    lol... no problem, it is one of the first programs I download when I get a new comp... :) I don't think I could live without it...
     
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    otter Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Thanks. That should have been mentioned in the instructions
     
  7. otter

    otter Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    OK I just installed sprecovery...a little nervous for some reason, but hey it's my first time! Which ROM would you suggest installing? Should I backup my information again before installing a ROM? Should I use titanium backup or am I not ready for that yet since I'm not rooted? I backed everything up with Astro. Should I just follow the instructions for installing the 2.1 ROM right now and then decide later which to install?
     

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