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.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | ... | 73
162 posts

Master Geek


  #805671 26-Apr-2013 01:09
Send private message

Did you follow a guide like this one and adjust the ROM version to match the one your phone needs:



I had both the spinning cogs and the Nokia logo at different times during all the attempts to reset my phone after it bricked during a hard reset. Depending on how and when I pushed the buttons, one or the other would result. I forget exactly how though.

In any case, once I decided to flash with the Nokia tools, it worked perfectly, pretty much as the guy describes in the description below the video.

I'm a bit mad that Nokia has cut off access to Navifirm though. Going to be even madder if the phone bricks again on the next update or reset and I have to send away!
Rob

BDFL - Memuneh
66292 posts

Uber Geek

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  #806064 26-Apr-2013 18:51
Send private message

Did anyone noticed that since updating to the latest 1308 firmware the Internet Sharing is not working on Telecom New Zealand?




 
 
 
 


233 posts

Master Geek


  #806066 26-Apr-2013 18:52
Send private message

Mine wasn't broadcasting a visible SSID.

I just set it to the same details as my home connection, and my laptop picked it up.

733 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  #806067 26-Apr-2013 18:55
Send private message

freitasm: Did anyone noticed that since updating to the latest 1308 firmware the Internet Sharing is not working on Telecom New Zealand?


I am on Vodafone and it seems to be fine with that. Tried a telecom sim and it didn't work.




Sid

BDFL - Memuneh
66292 posts

Uber Geek

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  #806068 26-Apr-2013 18:56
Send private message

The SSID broadcasts just fine. I can join. The Windows 8 laptop (HP Folio) shows "Connected" and the Lumia shows guests connected... but no data traffic.

It sure worked before.

Tried changing the password, SSID, switched APNs, restarted phone. Nope, not working.




233 posts

Master Geek


  #806069 26-Apr-2013 18:58
Send private message

Strange, mine is on the same ROM and no issues. Telecom too.

BDFL - Memuneh
66292 posts

Uber Geek

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  #806091 26-Apr-2013 19:37
Send private message

I think it's Windows 8 on the laptop as other terminals accessing the Lumia 920 Internet Sharing connect fine and have full access.




 
 
 
 


5289 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Microsoft

  #806099 26-Apr-2013 19:55
Send private message

uluxus: Mine wasn't broadcasting a visible SSID.

I just set it to the same details as my home connection, and my laptop picked it up.


its not possible to have a non-broadcast SSID on Windows Phone, any ideas how you managed to do that?

162 posts

Master Geek


  #806166 27-Apr-2013 00:05
Send private message

Confirming that I'm on Vodafone and one the 1308 Telecom rom and sharing works fine.

Win8 makes it hard to find and edit faulty wireless connections. I was messing with that this morning and found some netsh wlan commands at Microsoft that let you list and change/delete them. Look them up if necessary.
Rob

BDFL - Memuneh
66292 posts

Uber Geek

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  #810427 2-May-2013 19:40
Send private message

Decided to sell my Lumia 920 since I am moving away from Windows Phone after years (using Windows mobile devices since 2002)... Started a Factory Reset from the settings menu and the handset is stuck in the cog wheels, even though Portico and all other updates are applied.







4553 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  #810432 2-May-2013 19:44
Send private message

freitasm: Decided to sell my Lumia 920 since I am moving away from Windows Phone after years (using Windows mobile devices since 2002)... Started a Factory Reset from the settings menu and the handset is stuck in the cog wheels, even though Portico and all other updates are applied.



Lol? What are you going to do now?





BDFL - Memuneh
66292 posts

Uber Geek

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  #810434 2-May-2013 19:48
Send private message

Tried Volume Down Power three time and always goes back to the cog wheels.

Not happy. Sold the unit and wanted to reset to send away. Obviously there's something really bad with this. I am actually pretty happy of leaving this ecosystem now. It seems Microsoft doesn't want feedback and is just being arrogant in somethings around.

Shame the last sight I have of this beautiful handset (the hardware is beautiful) is a failure.




841 posts

Ultimate Geek


  #810438 2-May-2013 19:58
Send private message

nakedmolerat:
freitasm: Decided to sell my Lumia 920 since I am moving away from Windows Phone after years (using Windows mobile devices since 2002)... Started a Factory Reset from the settings menu and the handset is stuck in the cog wheels, even though Portico and all other updates are applied.



Lol? What are you going to do now?


Yeah, what are you heading to?

Just when I was considering having a change towards WP, you're pulling the pin!!!


Another question:
I have 4 gmail accounts, 1 personal and the rest with google apps

What trouble am I going to have migrating?

BDFL - Memuneh
66292 posts

Uber Geek

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  #810439 2-May-2013 19:59
One person supports this post
Send private message

I decided to go with Android. I have been using the HTC One that Telecom sent me, and will be available from 7th May. This handset changed whatever I had against Android.




841 posts

Ultimate Geek


  #810443 2-May-2013 20:06
Send private message

freitasm: I decided to go with Android. I have been using the HTC One that Telecom sent me, and will be available from 7th May. This handset changed whatever I had against Android.


Oh, I've been running the Nexus 4 and love it, just bored.

1 | ... | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | ... | 73
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter and LinkedIn »



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 »

COVID-19: new charitable initiative to fund remote monitoring for at-risk patients
Posted 2-Apr-2020 11:07


Huawei introduces the P40 Series of Android-based smartphones
Posted 31-Mar-2020 17:03


Samsung Galaxy Z Flip now available for pre-order in New Zealand
Posted 31-Mar-2020 16:39


New online learning platform for kids stuck at home during COVID-19 lockdown
Posted 26-Mar-2020 21:35


New 5G Nokia smartphone unveiled as portfolio expands
Posted 26-Mar-2020 17:11


D-Link ANZ launches wireless AC1200 4G LTE router
Posted 26-Mar-2020 16:32


Ring introduces two new video doorbells and new pre-roll technology
Posted 17-Mar-2020 16:59


OPPO uncovers flagship Find X2 Pro smartphone
Posted 17-Mar-2020 16:54


D-Link COVR-2202 mesh Wi-Fi system now protected by McAfee
Posted 17-Mar-2020 16:00


Spark Sport opens its platform up to all New Zealanders at no charge
Posted 17-Mar-2020 10:04


Spark launches 5G Starter Fund
Posted 8-Mar-2020 19:19


TRENDnet launches high-performance WiFi Mesh Router System
Posted 5-Mar-2020 08:48


Sony boosts full-frame lens line-up with introduction of FE 20mm F1.8 G large-aperture ultra-wide-angle prime Lens
Posted 5-Mar-2020 08:44


Vector and Spark teamed up on smart metering initiative
Posted 5-Mar-2020 08:42


Schneider Electric launches new PDL Pro Series designed specifically for the commercial building market
Posted 5-Mar-2020 08:39



Geekzone Live »

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


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



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.