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  Reply # 733889 17-Dec-2012 20:28 Send private message quote this post

If anyone is able to upload a ROM dump of the updated firmware, it would be much appreciated :)

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  Reply # 733895 17-Dec-2012 20:38 Send private message quote this post

Update available on my XT S3 now.... 275.63MB

Edit: says it's JB...




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  Reply # 733899 17-Dec-2012 20:46 Send private message quote this post

wakaridnnz: I'm jealous! no update from Telecom yet.... baa humbug!!


Check now




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  Reply # 733907 17-Dec-2012 21:03 quote this post

johnr:
wakaridnnz: I'm jealous! no update from Telecom yet.... baa humbug!!



Check now


Yep just checked again and it's there. 275.63MB fantastic.

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  Reply # 733916 17-Dec-2012 21:16 Send private message quote this post

Sweet, and SuperSU even managed to preserve root over the OTA process. kick ass.




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  Reply # 733954 17-Dec-2012 22:06 Send private message quote this post

Maybe an old gimmick but new to me....
when you do the tap repeatedly on settings>android version to bring up the JB animation thingy if you do an immediate palm swipe you get an extra animation

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  Reply # 733962 17-Dec-2012 22:20 Send private message quote this post

Jelly Bean initial impressions: very positive. S3 is much quicker to swipe between screens and start apps. Google Now seems good, too.

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  Reply # 734023 18-Dec-2012 00:01 quote this post

mjb: Sweet, and SuperSU even managed to preserve root over the OTA process. kick ass.


That is good news. This is my third android phone but the first one that I've rooted so I wondered about having to re-root it after the OTA update.

I'm not as switched on as most people on this thread when it comes to modding and if I'm honest, when I rooted my phone it was 30 seconds of sheer terror - I wasn't really looking forward to doing it again.

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  Reply # 734030 18-Dec-2012 00:45 Send private message quote this post

A heads up for anyone who experiences touchwiz crashing when trying to delete a home-screen..like I did ;)



Posted by spmwinkle: "Solution to this has been found, in developer settings you have to enable the animation scale. Even setting it to 0,5 speed is OK.

Technically it's not a solution since it will happen if animations are turned off, but it's an easy and good workaround."
From:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1890276

Worked for me :D Hope there's an official fix or something...


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  Reply # 734060 18-Dec-2012 07:37 Send private message quote this post

wakaridnnz: That is good news. This is my third android phone but the first one that I've rooted so I wondered about having to re-root it after the OTA update.

I'm not as switched on as most people on this thread when it comes to modding and if I'm honest, when I rooted my phone it was 30 seconds of sheer terror - I wasn't really looking forward to doing it again.


Just be sure you're actually running SuperSU from Chainfire, not the older and simpler Superuser. (If you used CF-Root, then you will be).

Also ensure that Survival mode is enabled.

Once upgraded, you need to go into SuperSU's settings, and toggle the "Enabled" setting (from on to off and back to on), so that the su binary is correctly "re-installed" for apps to use.




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  Reply # 734092 18-Dec-2012 08:42 Send private message quote this post

My S3 is one of the ones that was putting a blue tinge on any photos taken while using the flash. I read somewhere that it was a hardware fault but looks like it's been fixed with the software update.

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  Reply # 734108 18-Dec-2012 09:04 quote this post

mjb:
wakaridnnz: That is good news. This is my third android phone but the first one that I've rooted so I wondered about having to re-root it after the OTA update.

I'm not as switched on as most people on this thread when it comes to modding and if I'm honest, when I rooted my phone it was 30 seconds of sheer terror - I wasn't really looking forward to doing it again.


Just be sure you're actually running SuperSU from Chainfire, not the older and simpler Superuser. (If you used CF-Root, then you will be).

Also ensure that Survival mode is enabled.

Once upgraded, you need to go into SuperSU's settings, and toggle the "Enabled" setting (from on to off and back to on), so that the su binary is correctly "re-installed" for apps to use.


All good! yeah I used CF-Root. Loving JB!

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  Reply # 734112 18-Dec-2012 09:21 quote this post

Might have found a JB glitch!

If you have the FM Radio running in the background and then tap the Google Search bar widget , the FM Radio cuts out for a nano second.

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Reply # 734115 18-Dec-2012 09:26 Send private message quote this post

wakaridnnz: Might have found a JB glitch!



If you have the FM Radio running in the background and then tap the Google Search bar widget , the FM Radio cuts out for a nano second.


OMG call the FBI and then your local police station and file a report straight away, I will gas up the Helicopters




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  Reply # 734183 18-Dec-2012 10:54 Send private message quote this post

I still haven't got the 2 Degrees update Frown

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