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  1. ownagemaximus

    ownagemaximus Active Member
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    it has this logo when i try to boot it up that looks like a phone with two dots and an ! mark then 2 more dots and a computer. Its connected to the computer and its still not turning on.
     

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  2. Kelmar

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    What was the last thing that you did?

    Have you tried pulling the battery and powering it back on?
     
  3. ownagemaximus

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    Yes tried 10 times to do that. I was trying to go back do ECLAIR DI18 and Odin failed.Before i tried odin with the correct tar files I downloaded the older samsung drivers.

    Also tried to factory wipe it and go into recovery with the same result
     
  4. ownagemaximus

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    I really need help ASAP with this
     
  5. Kelmar

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    Go back into download mode after pulling the battery and try Odin again. Make sure that you have the files in the correct places.
     
  6. ownagemaximus

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    The computer doesn't even recognize the phone. This is the main problem. Odin doesnt recognize it either.

    Should i try to download the new samsung drivers again?
     
  7. Kelmar

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    Yes, try the drivers again.

    If you have another cable, it might be worthwhile to try it as well.
     
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    Its still not working. No newer drivers than the ones that a certain thread said to download to get it back to Eclair. I'm pratically giving up at this point
     
  9. Kelmar

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    Have you followed the directions HERE starting at Odin Stock Flashing to the "T"?
     
  10. ownagemaximus

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    No but it doesn't matter odin cant read my phone.
     
  11. ownagemaximus

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    :(Thanks for the help anyways. Gonna have to head to sprint ASAP to get it fixed. If they can't do anyting about it, ill probably just have to buy an unlocked G2 or nexus one :(
     
  12. cary328is

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    Which USB driver version did you install?

    Have you rebooted your computer after installing the drivers?

    Have you tried ALL your USB ports?
     

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