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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by rohit19feb, Apr 3, 2011.

  1. rohit19feb

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    Well hi everyone!! Been reading these forums for sum tym now n I gotta say....u guys really help out.....so this brings me to my problem.... tried rooting my desire for the first tym...got everything done....but wen I ran UnRevoKed and it came to running root on my phone it tried for sum tym n then gave an error saying "failed to create root. Is your firmware too new?" I'm have froyo on my phone which I got OTA.....wat do I do now?? Thanks in advance :)
     

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    Post here the full info about your phone and tells us which version of Unrevoked did you use?
     
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    Also did you force all apps to sd? SetinstallLocation 2?
     
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    Hey guys....i knew u'd all come out n help me....btw....i realised i was beeing too much of a noob n decided to read abt rooting n all....figured it out.....forced closed all apps n set InstallLocation 2 but still no luck....finally decided to factory reset n VOILA!!! i was rooted.....btw...all i learned was through this forum only....so a big thnx to u guys

    Now dat i'm rooted ne suggestions on wat all apps to download n which rom would give me the best battery life.....currently running Cyanogenmod 6....like it but just wanted to know if there was nething better.

    Like always.....thnx in advance :D
     
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    Sorry, to be clear I was just trying to find out if you had setInstallLocation to 2. because if so, you have to undo it back to 0.
     
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