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  Reply # 505668 12-Aug-2011 18:02 Send private message

Right...  S-OFF'd, rooted and super CID'd. woohoo!

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  Reply # 505669 12-Aug-2011 18:04 Send private message

blakamin: Right...  S-OFF'd, rooted and super CID'd. woohoo!


Now you just have to create a CWM backup and then flash CdTDroiD's rom http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1206746 




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  Reply # 505673 12-Aug-2011 18:06 Send private message

lokhor:
blakamin: Right...  S-OFF'd, rooted and super CID'd. woohoo!


Now you just have to create a CWM backup and then flash CdTDroiD's rom http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1206746 


Done the backup ;)

Now looking at the ROM... but a bit too colourful for me. I run ADW and (on my LG) I'm a huge fan of CM7 so looking in that direction.

I can't believe there are sooo many roms already! This might take awhile.

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  Reply # 505698 12-Aug-2011 18:59 Send private message

Try InsertCoin then it is based on the same rom and you can probably remove all the Sense stuff using a script from another rom or using Titanium Backup. 




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  Reply # 505711 12-Aug-2011 19:19 Send private message

Thank you, I'll have a squiz.

The main reason I originally wanted root is Titanium Backup. I paid for it, I'm gunna use it, dammit! ;P


Now I can haz roms too!

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  Reply # 505741 12-Aug-2011 20:32 Send private message

Hi All,

Update on my Sensation. I have had it for 4 days and I am just about to install P3D 3.1 onto the phone. Overall I am very impressed with this phone and have been thrashing it whenever I can. My main irk is the low volume from the speaker, especially compared to my old LG P500 and the HTC Desire HD. Is anyone using a volume booster? I tried Volume plus but that didn't work.


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  Reply # 505745 12-Aug-2011 20:38 Send private message

k1w33d: Hi All,

Update on my Sensation. I have had it for 4 days and I am just about to install P3D 3.1 onto the phone. Overall I am very impressed with this phone and have been thrashing it whenever I can. My main irk is the low volume from the speaker, especially compared to my old LG P500 and the HTC Desire HD. Is anyone using a volume booster? I tried Volume plus but that didn't work.



You tried the app Volume+ 1.7.3 ? http://androidaudiohacks.com/home/volume-gingerbread

It works quite well for increasing my speaker volume, you just go into it and select Speaker Settings
click Speaker Modifications so it is enabled. scroll down to Volume level and select it then select +15 for max volume.  




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  Reply # 505789 12-Aug-2011 22:08 Send private message


You tried the app Volume+ 1.7.3 ? http://androidaudiohacks.com/home/volume-gingerbread

It works quite well for increasing my speaker volume, you just go into it and select Speaker Settings
click Speaker Modifications so it is enabled. scroll down to Volume level and select it then select +15 for max volume.  


Thanks Nick,

That is the one I tried. I thought it worked but I disabled it, played a song, turned the volume up to max, then re-enabled it and the volume of the song I was playing decreased, then when I set the settings to 15 the volume was the same as when it was disabled.

I will try it again but I am not sure if it will work 

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  Reply # 505794 12-Aug-2011 22:15 Send private message

I just tested it on mine and with it off it is definitely a lot quieter




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Reply # 505809 12-Aug-2011 22:48 Send private message

lokhor: I just tested it on mine and with it off it is definitely a lot quieter


Definitely no noticable difference here, even after a restart. Maybe it doesn't work for Metallica Frown

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  Reply # 505923 13-Aug-2011 10:23 Send private message

Insertcoin just made it to v2.1 - Including the official 2.3.4 base rom + radio upgrade.

Running very smooth as always - Recommend at least trying it out.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1198684

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  Reply # 505953 13-Aug-2011 12:29 Send private message

I've rooted and done everything else now just to choose a rom. How hard is it to restore your backup? And will it be exactly the same as before.

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  Reply # 505962 13-Aug-2011 13:05 Send private message

As easy as just flashing another ROM

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  Reply # 505969 13-Aug-2011 13:36 Send private message

Privoxy: As easy as just flashing another ROM



Cheers Privoxy, I'm going to try P3D 3.1 this afternoon. I've been reading alot on XDA and the only thing i dont understand is the radios, will i have to do anything or can i just straight install the ROM after a clean wipe?

This phones is amazing, i've ordered a 1900mAH Evo3D battery. Will let you know how it goes when it arrives. I am completely happy with the stock battery and how long i get out of it. But who can ever complain about a extr 4-5hrs.

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  Reply # 505972 13-Aug-2011 13:54 Send private message

Quick battery saving tip from the XDA forums. Just read it so I thought I would share it here.

To make the battery last longer, turn off pocket mode in settings/sounds.

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