Update caused phone to freeze up?Support


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  1. Upfortrouble

    Upfortrouble New Member This Topic's Starter

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    Has anyone else had this problem, and can offer any tips?

    My LG Optimus M was working fine (except a delay issues with text messages) so I figured I would check for updates (I already have the 2.2 installed).

    During the "updating" part there was a problem with communication and the process halted.

    Now, my phone is frozen on a "S/W Upgrade, Do Not Unplug" screen, won't turn off (I have to remove the battery, but when I reinsert it, the same screen comes up). I've tried to re-start the update, that doesn't work, and I can't seem to do a factory reset.

    Any ideas (or is C-4 my only option at this point?)

    Thanks
     

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  2. sammyz

    sammyz LG Whiz Kid Guide

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    What is C-4????

    You will have to do an unbrick here:
    http://androidforums.com/optimus-m-all-things-root/364080-unbrick-phone-lg-screen.html
    You can skip the step that says to put the phone into emergency mode with the key combination because you are already in that mode ;)
     
  3. Nate456

    Nate456 Well-Known Member

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    C4 is an explosive clay-like material. Very fun to use but also very dangerous.
     
  4. bobdamnit

    bobdamnit Well-Known Member

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    It should also be noted that C4 is a military grade explosive, and as such, is not obtainable in the open market.
     

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