Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



3325 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 55

Trusted

Topic # 105235 29-Jun-2012 19:23 Send private message

OK just got the confirmation regarding ICS availability from my Samsung Note tonight. My phone's not rooted.

Downloaded the 370-odd mb package, and it appeared to have installed OK. Then when it rebooted, it got stuck at the Samsung logo for over 20 mins. Took the battery out but to no avail.

Any suggestions without rooting?

Create new topic
2343 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 447

Subscriber

  Reply # 648400 29-Jun-2012 19:32 Send private message

try booting into recovery and wiping dalvik cache and cahe




Galaxy S5 G900F
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 

Galaxy Gear 2  Smart watch (great gadget )







3325 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 55

Trusted

  Reply # 648401 29-Jun-2012 19:33 Send private message

Can you tell me how I go about doing that?



3325 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 55

Trusted

  Reply # 648408 29-Jun-2012 19:39 Send private message

I held down the power button + home + volume up and it takes me to an image of an Android... then it reboots and I am back to the Samsung logo...


2343 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 447

Subscriber

  Reply # 648409 29-Jun-2012 19:40 Send private message

not quite sure on Note but try volume up,power and home button at same time




Galaxy S5 G900F
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 

Galaxy Gear 2  Smart watch (great gadget )





2343 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 447

Subscriber

  Reply # 648412 29-Jun-2012 19:44 Send private message

eed to hold the 3 buttons during bootup and should go into recovery




Galaxy S5 G900F
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 

Galaxy Gear 2  Smart watch (great gadget )





2343 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 447

Subscriber

  Reply # 648416 29-Jun-2012 19:48 Send private message

seems it is common a lot of posts in various forums.

http://droidtricks.blogspot.co.nz/2012/02/how-to-boot-samsung-galaxy-note-into.html




Galaxy S5 G900F
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 

Galaxy Gear 2  Smart watch (great gadget )







3325 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 55

Trusted

  Reply # 648417 29-Jun-2012 19:48 Send private message

Yeah, a bit of a bugger. I hope I can still access my phones on the internal memory before I wipe it to factory!

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Orcon Global Mode launched
Created by freitasm, last reply by Snackos on 27-Aug-2014 20:42 (88 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Advice on Residential Fence replacement and neighbour
Created by networkn, last reply by nickrout on 27-Aug-2014 19:45 (26 replies)
Pages... 2


What would show if the net went down?
Created by gnfb, last reply by oxnsox on 27-Aug-2014 19:49 (23 replies)
Pages... 2


Moving to Auckland - advise & recommendation
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by nakedmolerat on 26-Aug-2014 22:48 (47 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Vodafone TV multicast settings on pfSense?
Created by kenkeniff, last reply by kenkeniff on 27-Aug-2014 10:32 (182 replies)
Pages... 11 12 13


XtraHost - Closing
Created by achieveit, last reply by quickymart on 27-Aug-2014 18:57 (19 replies)
Pages... 2


Slingshots Front Up! Are applauding or sceptical?
Created by gnfb, last reply by gnfb on 26-Aug-2014 21:49 (19 replies)
Pages... 2


Another Gaming computer help question
Created by Lyderies, last reply by timmmay on 26-Aug-2014 18:06 (38 replies)
Pages... 2 3



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.