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kiwijunglist
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  #409168 24-Nov-2010 21:17
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there is a small section near top of doc thread with suggestion of which modem might have best battery life.




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  #409179 24-Nov-2010 21:31
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YEEHAW!  Got my IMEI back!!  Can now receive calls!!! :-D

Instructions here:

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showpost.php?p=9192693&postcount=64

Off to the pub to celebrate - who wants a pint?

:-D

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  #409187 24-Nov-2010 21:45
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You paying? Nah, I don't drink. I'm very happy to hear the news. Now it's wazz to get sorted and the community is a happy place again.




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  #409192 24-Nov-2010 21:49
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I wish it were a proper link so I could get there. Reading off my phone. Can't copy the text :(




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  #409194 24-Nov-2010 21:53
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nofam: YEEHAW!  Got my IMEI back!!  Can now receive calls!!! :-D

Instructions here:

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showpost.php?p=9192693&postcount=64

Off to the pub to celebrate - who wants a pint?

:-D



Wow...that XDA post is a keeper.

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  #409197 24-Nov-2010 21:58
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Well from what I've read in thread it's worked pretty much 100% of the time for people in the same situation as me. So fingers crossed it does, although I have zero soldering experience. 
If it does work I'll be damn happy tomorrow, nearly had a heart attack when I saw the screen pop up.
Will be sticking to stock roms for a while atleast.

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  #409209 24-Nov-2010 22:13
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Sorry if this is a dumb question, but I took a copy of my titanium backup and put it on my PC - now I want to use it to restore apps only (it was an Eclair backup, and restoring to Froyo), but I can't get Titanium to see the backup directory?

Also, I thought App Brain would've told me I was missing all my apps that were sync'd to it when I re-downloaded it?

Or have I misunderstood how App Brain works?  Just concerned that I can't get my paid apps back without paying again!!!



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  #409211 24-Nov-2010 22:16
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App Brain wont forget your purchased apps, just sign in with your google account and they will be available for download.

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  #409221 24-Nov-2010 22:36
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Hay guys, I am thinking of buying I9000 from clove and I am just curious if anybody bought this phone from clove recently.

I want to know whether people get charge for GST by custom recently or is it still a 'luck' thing with Airsure tracked mail? Because if the custom do charge GST, then I might as well get it from expert infotech or something 

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  #409237 24-Nov-2010 23:50
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I have read of a few people who got stung by GST with Airmail. It's a luck thing.




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  #409262 25-Nov-2010 05:51
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NoobStick: Hay guys, I am thinking of buying I9000 from clove and I am just curious if anybody bought this phone from clove recently.

I want to know whether people get charge for GST by custom recently or is it still a 'luck' thing with Airsure tracked mail? Because if the custom do charge GST, then I might as well get it from expert infotech or something 



make sure u ask  clove to try write "gift" on it otherwise u might get stung with duty as well since it be over the $400 mark .....cheapest in nz is from eking at $785  8gb atm 




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  #409265 25-Nov-2010 06:18
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cokeman2:
NoobStick: Hay guys, I am thinking of buying I9000 from clove and I am just curious if anybody bought this phone from clove recently.

I want to know whether people get charge for GST by custom recently or is it still a 'luck' thing with Airsure tracked mail? Because if the custom do charge GST, then I might as well get it from expert infotech or something 



make sure u ask  clove to try write "gift" on it otherwise u might get stung with duty as well since it be over the $400 mark .....cheapest in nz is from eking at $785  8gb atm 


I would read the thread on Geekzone about EKing, personally I wouldnt go near them. I got a couple of Galaxy's from Noel Lemming on special for $799 for guys at work. Ask them if they can match EKing or at least do $799 again.

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  #409271 25-Nov-2010 06:42
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cokeman2:
NoobStick: Hay guys, I am thinking of buying I9000 from clove and I am just curious if anybody bought this phone from clove recently.

I want to know whether people get charge for GST by custom recently or is it still a 'luck' thing with Airsure tracked mail? Because if the custom do charge GST, then I might as well get it from expert infotech or something 



make sure u ask  clove to try write "gift" on it otherwise u might get stung with duty as well since it be over the $400 mark .....cheapest in nz is from eking at $785  8gb atm 


Have you done this with Clove before? I would be surprised if they would do this, since its against their policy...




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  #409281 25-Nov-2010 07:35
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I think with Clove you're paying for guaranteed quality product and after sale service. with one of the online NZ stores with dodgy reputations what you get delivered is what you are stuck with.




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nofam
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  #409290 25-Nov-2010 08:19
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lokhor: I think with Clove you're paying for guaranteed quality product and after sale service. with one of the online NZ stores with dodgy reputations what you get delivered is what you are stuck with.


And Clove will very quickly rectify any problems for you (As NZTechFreak can testify); the cheap & cheerful e-tailers here tend to become cheap and nasty (and suddenly unable to speak English) if there's a problem.

Caveat Emptor.

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