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  Reply # 526336 27-Sep-2011 17:09
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VF group have already completed the Mango tweaking. Was reported on WPCentral




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  Reply # 526604 28-Sep-2011 08:50
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Looks like we can get the mango update now. I used the 'internet disconnection' trick previously described in another post (can't post links yet) and it's updating as we speak...

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 526611 28-Sep-2011 08:59
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Mine updated to Mango RTM without any issues as well.




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  Reply # 526691 28-Sep-2011 11:45
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tbhnz: Looks like we can get the mango update now. I used the 'internet disconnection' trick previously described in another post (can't post links yet) and it's updating as we speak...
This one?
http://www.wpcentral.com/force-mango-update-early-through-zune-software?utm_source=wpc&utm_medium=twitter



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  Reply # 526693 28-Sep-2011 11:48
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No luck with that. It worked for me when I upgraded to NoDo, but not this time...




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  Reply # 526706 28-Sep-2011 12:22
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How far did your one get?



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  Reply # 526709 28-Sep-2011 12:24
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Tried disconnecting after 3 seconds. Then timed the "no update message" and subtracted 15 seconds and then went down from there.

Nothing. So will just wait. If it doesn't come by end of the week might as well just get a new handset. Kind of tired of this joke of "rolling out upgrades" really. Telecom New Zealand is not even listed so there's no guarantees.




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  Reply # 526712 28-Sep-2011 12:30
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Mine worked first time (Voda HTC Trophy). Up to '7 of 9' of the main upgrade (also installed an intermediate update first). Taking a while, but still progressing

EDIT - finished

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  Reply # 526714 28-Sep-2011 12:41
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freitasm: Tried disconnecting after 3 seconds. Then timed the "no update message" and subtracted 15 seconds and then went down from there.

Nothing. So will just wait. If it doesn't come by end of the week might as well just get a new handset. Kind of tired of this joke of "rolling out upgrades" really. Telecom New Zealand is not even listed so there's no guarantees.


Got mine upgraded after a few attempts at this. Heres what worked for me.
Turned off the wireless on PC, turned off wifi & data on phone.
Plugged PC in using network cable.

Click update link
Count to 5 seconds
Pull out cable

It went through 2 updates, and had just finished upgrading



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  Reply # 526749 28-Sep-2011 13:46
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Liking the text message speech feature. Did a test receive and reply, worked fine. Linked inboxes have saved me some space on my home screen too

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  Reply # 526761 28-Sep-2011 14:03
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Took me a few tries, however it only seemed to work when I put the mobile in flight mode rather than turning off both WIFI and data individually. 

Prior to that I was getting either "no internet connection" or "no update available".

Liking the improvements so far..
 



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  Reply # 526763 28-Sep-2011 14:08
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Updating my LG now. This time tried on desktop with ethernet, seeing it wasn't working ok on WiFi in my laptop.





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  Reply # 526820 28-Sep-2011 16:09
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Updating now using the ethernet trick as well, should be done soon

Everyones first thoughts of mango? 



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  Reply # 526824 28-Sep-2011 16:13
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  Reply # 526825 28-Sep-2011 16:14
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some good improvements. I had forgotten about the easy switching between recent apps (press-and-hold back button). Haven't done anything with groups yet. Linked email is good, along with text/voice features.

I'm not sure whether I'm imagining it, but the keyboard seems to be a bit snappier and accurate. Might just be too much time spent on the TouchPad :)

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