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  Reply # 497658 25-Jul-2011 15:34
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thrashcardiom:
sidkumar:
thrashcardiom: I have been informed that the official 2.3 update will be released on Monday.



No signs of it yet... 


Yes, I have noticed a distinct lack of update!



It is still Sunday in some parts of the world, and maybe Kies servers are hosted there. Also, Monday isn't over until 23:59.

Just being optimistic for a change. :) 

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  Reply # 498060 26-Jul-2011 15:18
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The update is available now.  Just need to charge the phone up first....

 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 498064 26-Jul-2011 15:25
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thrashcardiom: The update is available now.  Just need to charge the phone up first....


Yes, got mine to connect. Update in progress!!!

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  Reply # 498086 26-Jul-2011 15:52
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Hi team,

Yes - just received the word that the 2.3.3 upgrade for the Samsung Galaxy S is now available. :)

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  Reply # 498115 26-Jul-2011 16:45
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sidkumar:
old3eyes: Good news. I assume the Telecom stores can do the updates for those who don't / won't (wife won't let them possibly trash her new fone)??



Or for those whose phones refuse to connect to Kies or vice versa. :) 


And I've got one of those damned phones that won't connect to Kies using either XP or windows 7 Pro!
Grrrrrrrrrrrrr  




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  Reply # 498142 26-Jul-2011 17:53
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mxpress:
sidkumar:
old3eyes: Good news. I assume the Telecom stores can do the updates for those who don't / won't (wife won't let them possibly trash her new fone)??



Or for those whose phones refuse to connect to Kies or vice versa. :) 


And I've got one of those damned phones that won't connect to Kies using either XP or windows 7 Pro!
Grrrrrrrrrrrrr  


Got it in the end.  Basically hastle free.  Seems a lot faster. No apps or DATA lost.  Thanks very much telecom and Amber for her efforts on our behalf.
 




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  Reply # 498144 26-Jul-2011 17:56
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mxpress: Got it in the end.  Basically hastle free.  Seems a lot faster. No apps or DATA lost.  Thanks very much telecom and Amber for her efforts on our behalf.
 


Thanks I'll let the team know :)

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  Reply # 498150 26-Jul-2011 18:11
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No apps or data lost but I have lots of applications freezing and having to be forced closed.  Can't get any email but can't change any settings as the application freezes when I try to alter the settings. 


Other than that it does feel a bit faster.

Edit:  Can't enter any text as the keyboard doesn't work at all.  Can't tap and can't swype.

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  Reply # 498179 26-Jul-2011 19:04
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Amber.

Can this be done at the Telecom stores??




Regards,

Old3eyes


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  Reply # 498184 26-Jul-2011 19:12
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I have the samsung keyboard working but swype is completely dead.  I have reset my exchange server mail account and it connected but doesn't actually display any email.  Instead I get a black screen.  

Phone works though.  Bonus!

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  Reply # 498214 26-Jul-2011 20:11
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Upgrade went well, restarted, set up straight forward, connected to wireless fine, swype fine . . . . Laughing

(I did restore it to original settings before I started the upgrade tho)



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  Reply # 498254 26-Jul-2011 21:46
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Update went fine, thanks amber and Telecom for finally getting it through. Quadrant score increased from 750 to 968. Wow, much snappier, and faster GPS locks.

Those who have issues with Swype - follow the instructions below:
1. Go to Settings->Applications->Manage Applications
2. Select All tab (next to Downloaded)
3. select Swype
4. Click "Clear Data"

Select Swype as your input, it should work.

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  Reply # 498321 27-Jul-2011 02:35
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Did a hard reset and all is well.

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  Reply # 498412 27-Jul-2011 11:10
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tallmaninthecnr: Upgrade went well, restarted, set up straight forward, connected to wireless fine, swype fine . . . . Laughing

(I did restore it to original settings before I started the upgrade tho)


how did you get keis to let you update? mine is not letting me :-(






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  Reply # 498420 27-Jul-2011 11:43
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nzgman:
tallmaninthecnr: Upgrade went well, restarted, set up straight forward, connected to wireless fine, swype fine . . . . Laughing

(I did restore it to original settings before I started the upgrade tho)


how did you get keis to let you update? mine is not letting me :-(


Is your Kies connecting and recognizing the phone? Is your phone on stock Telecom ROM?

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