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  Reply # 427100 14-Jan-2011 11:33
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nofam: Has anyone else tried the JL2 modem?  Seems to be getting a good write-up?

I see over on XDA that poor Cypher_X's laptop died (knack'd hard drive) while he was flashing with Odin, and has hard-bricked his phone. . . . .Eeeesh! Yell


Oh crap!




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  Reply # 427109 14-Jan-2011 12:01
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Nofam, no have not tried JL2. Although I'm happy with JPY. And yes, saw that this morning. Poor fella. 

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 427111 14-Jan-2011 12:04
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Other thing I meant to ask was, are you guys having to manually restore APN settings, or are Vodafone/Telecom included in Doc's big APN list?




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  Reply # 427112 14-Jan-2011 12:06
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I'm on 2Degrees and those settings are included. So chances are, Voda and Telecom will also be there. :>



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  Reply # 427128 14-Jan-2011 13:02
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What is JL2?




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  Reply # 427130 14-Jan-2011 13:03
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nofam: Other thing I meant to ask was, are you guys having to manually restore APN settings, or are Vodafone/Telecom included in Doc's big APN list?


All there, nothing to add to APN.




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  Reply # 427164 14-Jan-2011 15:22
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lokhor: What is JL2?
A modem type. When choosing a modem in the kitchen it gives you that option. I think it's American. :>



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  Reply # 427178 14-Jan-2011 15:45
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Oh does it work well here?




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  Reply # 427191 14-Jan-2011 16:00
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lokhor: Oh does it work well here?


I've been using it for a while now and its been very good. No complaints on call quality, gets a gps lock instantly and its narrowed down to 5 metres after around 10 secs. No issues with reception or wifi.

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  Reply # 427212 14-Jan-2011 16:49
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I'm starting to get problems with my phone.

Keeps on losing reception/service and only way to fix it is to restart the phone.

Running 2.2 stock Froyo on TNZ version. Not cool :( 




 

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  Reply # 427330 15-Jan-2011 05:31
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I keep having problems with my phone (And I am a long-term Android user) - basically the phone will totes loose signal, after a reboot the signal comes back but can't get a data connection, the 3rd reboot and everything is corrupted, force closes galore, have to reflash.

Annoying thing is it happens about once a week, and often happens at the worst possible times (when I am in a phonecall, on the bus, at a mates place etc) - Anyone got anything on this, or what will be causing this to happen?




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michaelmurfy: I keep having problems with my phone (And I am a long-term Android user) - basically the phone will totes loose signal, after a reboot the signal comes back but can't get a data connection, the 3rd reboot and everything is corrupted, force closes galore, have to reflash.

Annoying thing is it happens about once a week, and often happens at the worst possible times (when I am in a phonecall, on the bus, at a mates place etc) - Anyone got anything on this, or what will be causing this to happen?


Never happened to me.  I can't remember if you're Telecom or not.  I've not experienced any problems with phone calls or reception dropping out like the two of you have described.




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  Reply # 427355 15-Jan-2011 10:23
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Have no advice for the Telecom guy apart from this. If your phone is under warranty, I would take it back to the Telecom store and explain the problem. 

But Michael, why not do a fresh start. Do a wipe of any custom ROM. It might fix the issue. :>

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  Reply # 427376 15-Jan-2011 11:54
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Successfully updated to Doc's XXJPY 7.9/Hardcore/JPY modem with Gen X theme - was very straight-forward.

A few questions for the guru's thought:

- Has anyone settled on an LCD density setting?
- Do those using the Speedmod kernel activate the startup tweaks?




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Someone the other day was talking about apps that are safe to remove.  I mentioned I'd saved a post about what you could remove "safely".  If you've not found the list, here it is.




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