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Root boot loop issue

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by brettlewis, Feb 18, 2010.

  1. brettlewis

    brettlewis Well-Known Member
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    I just added a theme through metamorph, had to restart to load. stuck in boot loop of droid logo..... yikes?:eek:
     

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  2. brettlewis

    brettlewis Well-Known Member
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    ehh, i just did a restore. it worked, but i lost a lot...
     
  3. johnlgalt

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    So, a word to the wise - make Nandroid backups when testing new things, eh?
     
  4. brettlewis

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    Well, its like the fifth theme I have uploaded on metamorph, so its not really new to me. My last backup was like 12 hours ago, but I have done a lot to my phone since :(

    my bad
     
  5. johnlgalt

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    I know what you mean - I have not made a backup since I installed BB, but I was all about to go and install an evilBoot.img to give me the old 1100 MHz....

    Live and learn, I suppose. I know I will continue to take the time to backup from now on....if MetaMorph can do this by just loading a theme, then just about any change we make can....
     
  6. brettlewis

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    yeah, seriously. If i thought that was a possibility, I would of spent the 3 minutes to backup. just didnt expect such a simple task to go so wrong. :(
     
  7. rpandolfo

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    what if you cant get out of your boot loop? cant even get into recovery.... weather it be clockwork or sp..

    battery pull after pull, holding x and power gets me into to the same boot loop..

    ehhhh
     
  8. esmith818

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    Have you tried holding down the volume and camera buttons on reboot?
     
  9. rpandolfo

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    ill give that a shot..
     
  10. rpandolfo

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    interesting.... got in to boot loader.. says battery ok, ok to program, connect usb data cable
     
  11. esmith818

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    At that point I was able to reboot again and it loaded my previous installed ROM.
     

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