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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by dabomb224, Sep 21, 2010.

  1. dabomb224

    dabomb224 Well-Known Member
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    Hey all, I'm in the process of preparing to go back to 2.1 (for the 2.2 OTA) and I was wondering if there's a method to flash the phone with my Macbook (with OS X).

    Does anyone know if this is possible?
     

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  2. Jedii

    Jedii Well-Known Member
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    Yes. You can use RSD for this. You will need a program to run this before you start. Make sure you update all the files.

    Download the free trial of VMWare Fusion here:

    vmware fusion


    I find this to be the best way to flash SBF using a Mac.

    I am also assuming you know how to do the actual flash once you have this downloaded.
    If not, follow the instructions provided in this thread:

    http://androidforums.com/droid-x-al...t-guide-updated-4-09pm-est-sep-12-2010-a.html


    Hoepfully this will help you.
     
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  3. Aggie12

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    Dual-boot into Linux (free. duh) Enjoy linux and very easily flash your phone back.
     
  4. dabomb224

    dabomb224 Well-Known Member
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    I'm kind of attached to OSX, but thanks for the advice.
     
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