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Please Help - Updating a rooted phone to 2.2

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by silentalarm, May 25, 2011.

  1. silentalarm

    silentalarm Lurker
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    I rooted my fascinate back in october 2010 while I still had my PC. My PC crashed and I now have a MacBook. I want to upgrade to 2.2 but I don't remember exactly what I did back in October so I don't want to run the risk of bricking my phone. I want to keep all the settings and everything and just upgrade. Is that possible?

    My Phone Info:
    Firmware Version - 2.1-update1
    Baseband Version - s:i500.04 V.D101
    Kernal Version - 2.6.29
    Build Number - SCH-I500.DI01

    If I need to, I can download ODIN on my work PC. Can someone please just tell me which file(s) would be best to root with and if it can just update my current settings.

    Many thanks in advance! I really need to get to 2.2 soon so that I can start using my Google Music account!


    PS.. I have superuser, rom manager, titanium backup pro, etc. Do i need to do anything with these to upgrade??

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  2. silentalarm

    silentalarm Lurker
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    ps.. i've tried reading through the forums to find the update but i am so lost and don't even know where to start now since i've already rooted it about 8 months ago.
  3. nunyazz

    nunyazz Android Enthusiast

  4. silentalarm

    silentalarm Lurker
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    i want to stay rooted but upgrade to froyo. Is there a way i can keep all of my current settings and apps and upgrade to 2.2?
  5. silentalarm

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  6. nunyazz

    nunyazz Android Enthusiast

    Community rom is froyo but you will have to wipe all data to load it (or any froyo rom)
    All the ROMs are listed in the link I gave you.
  7. silentalarm

    silentalarm Lurker
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    Okay can you please tell me the steps to wipe clean. And should i export any data or do anything with my titanium backup pro or any other app?

    Your help is much appreciated!
  8. nunyazz

    nunyazz Android Enthusiast

    Have you read any of the stickies? I really don't have time to walk you through everything....
    If you don't know how to wipe your phone I'm not sure I would tackle loading customs roms.

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The Samsung Fascinate release date was Q3 2010. Features and Specs include a 4.0" inch screen, 5MP camera, GB RAM, Hummingbird processor, and 1500mAh battery.

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