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  Reply # 473216 23-May-2011 22:37
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Good work ;) It is alot cleaner... Its pretty much stock with a few extra setting options. Battery is amazing to with redux, i can get 2 days with average use.




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  Reply # 473272 24-May-2011 08:08
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So far so good.
Don't think I have the SD card set up right though
I ran the script from here:
https://sites.google.com/site/romredux/wiki/sd-card-partitioning

But I can't see that it's done anything. plugging into usb doesn't show a partition nor can I see one on Astro.



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  Reply # 473288 24-May-2011 08:39
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Hmmm and now found I cannot connect to WiFi at work. Won't even pick it up. WiFi at home was no problem.



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  Reply # 473372 24-May-2011 11:47
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Hmm just checked and it's still S-ON Undecided

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  Reply # 473374 24-May-2011 11:51
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S-OFF is a different story all together root access does not provide S-OFF




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  Reply # 473442 24-May-2011 13:48
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I was wondering if it was something to do with the partition issue.
Found a good source of info here:
http://androidforums.com/desire-all-things-root/220627-faq-apps2sd-updated-16th-may-2011-a.html

So will read up on that lot tonight.

The WiFi thing is the only thin I'm really annoyed with so far. 3g is so slow and patchy where I work.

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  Reply # 473448 24-May-2011 14:00
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Try resetting the modem... Its not a reduce issue. What radio are you using?




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  Reply # 473462 24-May-2011 14:11
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Can't touch the modem. I might be sneaking the Wifi ;)
But it was working fine up until I go to work today.
5.11.05.27 is my radio
Seems a few others have had WiFi issues, albeit not working at all.
I'll try a reflash as that seems to be the common thing that's fixing peoples issues.

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  Reply # 473464 24-May-2011 14:14
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Update the radio also, look in the desire index on xda for the latest one




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  Reply # 473491 24-May-2011 15:04
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Updated to 5.17.05.23 and even managed to restart the modem. No change...
Very odd that it can't see the signal at all

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  Reply # 473496 24-May-2011 15:22
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do you know if the network has a hidden SSID?




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  Reply # 473556 24-May-2011 17:54
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No I don't
Previously it acted just like any WiFi network anywhere.
Turn on WiFi and there it was.
Am home now and and WiFi fine here. I will go to a mates place some time in the next few days and see what it does on another network.

So far I really like redux, I can work around the dimness issue by just waking and sleeping it until it's bright, only have to do that max 3 times. So I can live with it.



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  Reply # 473653 24-May-2011 20:51
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*sigh*
So far not one single step of this process has worked the way the instructions has said it would....

Am now trying to get Gparted to work.
This is the first linux thing I have ever done.
I have tried burning the files to the cd. No go.
I tried one method of creating the gparted USB. No go.
Neither will boot.

Does anyone have a tried and tested fool proof way of running Gparted?

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  Reply # 473655 24-May-2011 20:55
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install Ubuntu.. much easier. then just uninstall it if you don't like. you don't need to partition your hard drive anymore.




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  Reply # 473788 25-May-2011 08:45
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Will look into that. Have me some learning to do I think!

Cheers again for ya help.

p.s any idea on how to kill the awful camera sound in the Redux camera? No setting in the camera app.
And I cannot open the sounds options in main menu as it FC's everytime
 

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