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Topic # 12961 16-Apr-2007 12:27
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Hey guys and gals,
I went to the telecom and downloaded the latest firmware for my HTC Harrier (1.29.00 WWE),
 
(link: http://www.telecom.co.nz/content/0,8748,202143-202890,00.html)


I followed all the instructions, it read my device and displayed all the correct information about it saying its ids etc, i pressed next and the next thing i know its saying it said update was unsucessful, and now when i try and turn the Harrier on it displays:


" SERIAL





v1.02 "

and when its in the cradle:

" USB




v1.02 "

My computer picks it up that theres something in the USB but it cant sync with it, Do i have to get it send away and face the big fee ill get?

Hope i can helped and my newness doesnt stop people helping me :)

Note, i dont care if i loose everything, as long as i have it back and im keen to try anything to get it back

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Reply # 67205 16-Apr-2007 12:51
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You can connect the Harrier and run the update again. You can also try a soft reset and run the update again. If this fails, then you can send it to repair.







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  Reply # 67207 16-Apr-2007 12:55
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Should i use the same or an ealier patch?

If you can explain, what has the actual phone done/doing at this stage?

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Reply # 67209 16-Apr-2007 12:57
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You can use the same file... The device is in a special "mode" waiting for a connection from the updater. You might want to download the file again just in case it got corrupted the first time.









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  Reply # 67211 16-Apr-2007 13:00
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Thanks, i will try this now, and hopefully get back to you with some positive comment!

Thanks for your help again and i shall be back soon to let you know of the progress



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  Reply # 67214 16-Apr-2007 13:13
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WHOA!!

It workedd!!

Im running Vista on my Main computer, i plugged it into the XP SP2 Computer, it works straight away and is how updating the radio :)

Thanks for all your help, your a life saver and money saver LaughingMoney mouth

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Reply # 67215 16-Apr-2007 13:15
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Right... Good to know. But now something: please please when asking for help folks give us ALL the information you have. If I knew you were running Windows Vista I would have suggested you to use a Windows XP straight away...

As Jerry McGuire says: Help me help you!








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  Reply # 67217 16-Apr-2007 13:22
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Yeah man will do, i though it out and yeah it kinda clicked.. hey maybe i should try XP :P

Oh well, its all good now, you dont need anything in return for yah big help?

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Reply # 67222 16-Apr-2007 13:35
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Nope, don't worry... It's all part of the community thing... Just keep coming back - check our blogs, news and forums...








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