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.


61 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Trusted

Topic # 87426 28-Jul-2011 17:26
Send private message

I received an HTC update this morning but I have no idea what it was for - I've just been Googling around but can't find anything definitive.

I know there was an update for some of the other models recently to enable connection to hidden WiFi networks but I don't know if that's it. 

My firmware version after the update is 2250.21.12200.179. 


Anybody else? 

Create new topic
BDFL - Memuneh
60792 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11672

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 499049 28-Jul-2011 17:30
Send private message

IIRC there was a problem with colour banding and HTC was planning to correct it. Hard when companies release updates but don't tell people what's being updated...




BDFL - Memuneh
60792 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11672

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

Infrastructure Geek
4056 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 195

Trusted
Microsoft NZ
Subscriber

  Reply # 499202 29-Jul-2011 01:11
Send private message

my trophy, which is running the latest dev mango edition, is running firmware version 2250.09.12000.179 - and i havent yet had a update come through from HTC (though with dev unlock and mango on the phone, its possible it might not get delivered untill i roll back to retail..)




Technical Evangelist
Microsoft NZ
about.me/nzregs
Twitter: @nzregs


3829 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 233

Trusted

  Reply # 499216 29-Jul-2011 07:27
Send private message

I have just updated a work mate's HTC Trophy. It was a small firmware update from HTC and is claiming to have better battery life, call clarity and touch response. He already has 7392 installed so it was already up to date.

http://www.winrumors.com/more-windows-phone-hardware-updates-being-rolled-out/?utm_campaign=twitterw...




Do whatever you want to do man.

  

133 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 3


  Reply # 499704 30-Jul-2011 12:46
Send private message

Im running Mango version 7661 and a update for my Omnia 7 came through today. But since i put mango on  Zune doesn't recognise my phone. I hope these firmware updates are not that important cos im not going to be able to put it on!

BDFL - Memuneh
60792 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11672

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 499707 30-Jul-2011 12:54
Send private message

If you are running Mango pre-release then you must also install the Zune beta, otherwise it won't recognise the device.




3829 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 233

Trusted

  Reply # 499718 30-Jul-2011 13:22
Send private message

Ropenuts: Im running Mango version 7661 and a update for my Omnia 7 came through today. But since i put mango on  Zune doesn't recognise my phone. I hope these firmware updates are not that important cos im not going to be able to put it on!


BETA build loaded mango devices will not get the firmware updates till you load an RTM version of Mango or load a retail non-beta version of windows phone OS. The firmware updates are not mission critical so you would only have to wait till mango hits RTM or you can revert to the nodo build backup that should be loaded on your zune. My zune software version is 4.8.2134.0 downloaded from the microsoft connect website.




Do whatever you want to do man.

  

133 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 3


  Reply # 499723 30-Jul-2011 13:34
Send private message


BETA build loaded mango devices will not get the firmware updates till you load an RTM version of Mango or load a retail non-beta version of windows phone OS. The firmware updates are not mission critical so you would only have to wait till mango hits RTM or you can revert to the nodo build backup that should be loaded on your zune. My zune software version is 4.8.2134.0 downloaded from the microsoft connect website.




Well ive been running Mango beta build 7661 for about a month now and the update only arrived today, so i don't know if thats true about firmware updates only going to RTM builds.  My Zune version is 4.8.2098.0. I might try and download the version you got there and see if that works. Otherwise i'll just keep running this until Mango is officailly released or i get my new Mango handset haha. Whatever comes first.    

755 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 224


  Reply # 500989 2-Aug-2011 19:40
Send private message

I had an update for the HTC Trophy a couple of days ago, revoking some security certificates that had been compromised (as far as I can recall). Don't remember it mentioning anything else.

Bring on Mango!

3 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 511532 24-Aug-2011 22:46
Send private message

The HTC update that I recieved after I installed the RTM on my HD7 was firmware, radio and device update

Create new topic

Twitter »

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 »

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34


Enable doubles fibre broadband speeds for its most popular wholesale service in Christchurch
Posted 2-Jun-2018 20:07



Geekzone Live »

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



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.