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  Reply # 768818 25-Feb-2013 11:44
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MurrayM:
CSC is I9300NZCELL1


Which is still a 2Degrees CSC.  So your phone hasn't been properly flashed to Vodafone, if at all.

Sorry :)

Ah well, at least I know now who to blame for slow updates! Smile  

The only reason I thought it was now using Vodafone firmware was because the Service Request form that came back after I had it repaired said "VF Replaced PBA, IMEI rebuild" and I assumed "VF" meant Vodafone.

Just for my education, how do you know which CSC's belong to which carriers?  I assume there's a list somewhere?

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  Reply # 768821 25-Feb-2013 11:53
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I hate my phone right now. was lovely device before the update

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  Reply # 768829 25-Feb-2013 12:12
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MurrayM:
Just for my education, how do you know which CSC's belong to which carriers?  I assume there's a list somewhere?

There's a list here.



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  Reply # 768830 25-Feb-2013 12:12
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muppet:
MurrayM:
CSC is I9300NZCELL1


Which is still a 2Degrees CSC.  So your phone hasn't been properly flashed to Vodafone, if at all.

Sorry :)


Thats interesting... 2Degrees rollout of 4.1.2 was few weeks back.. Surprised

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  Reply # 768831 25-Feb-2013 12:14
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muppet:
MurrayM:
CSC is I9300NZCELL1


Which is still a 2Degrees CSC.  So your phone hasn't been properly flashed to Vodafone, if at all.

Sorry :)


Thats interesting... 2Degrees rollout of 4.1.2 was few weeks back.. Surprised


Right, but was it MA1 or MA2?

Vodafone released MA1 a couple of weeks ago and then on Friday night the MA2 update came in, which is what we're talking about.

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  Reply # 768833 25-Feb-2013 12:15
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sqlpro: I hate my phone right now. was lovely device before the update


Have a read of this thread and see if it can help you.  The suggested fix seems to be to create heaps of dummy files filling up the filesystem then deleting them.

Note: I haven't tried this because I'm not experiencing the problem anymore.

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  Reply # 768840 25-Feb-2013 12:32
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For what it is worth, I had SDS before Christmas and got a"new" mother board but it was still with the old chip so I eagerly awaited the update to 4.1.2.
Now that it is updated I think that my S3 is more responsive.
I hope I am not speaking too soon.
(and I know that this is not very scientific - it just seems better)




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  Reply # 768862 25-Feb-2013 12:51
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sqlpro: I hate my phone right now. was lovely device before the update


Have a read of this thread and see if it can help you.  The suggested fix seems to be to create heaps of dummy files filling up the filesystem then deleting them.

Note: I haven't tried this because I'm not experiencing the problem anymore.


cant open that link, you sure you got the right one muppet?

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  Reply # 768877 25-Feb-2013 13:20
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MurrayM:
Just for my education, how do you know which CSC's belong to which carriers?  I assume there's a list somewhere?

There's a list here.


So if the CSC has "VNZ" then it's Vodafone, "TNZ" then it's Telecom, and "NZC" then it's 2degrees?

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  Reply # 770073 25-Feb-2013 20:06
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muppet:
sqlpro: I hate my phone right now. was lovely device before the update


Have a read of this thread and see if it can help you.  The suggested fix seems to be to create heaps of dummy files filling up the filesystem then deleting them.

Note: I haven't tried this because I'm not experiencing the problem anymore.


cant open that link, you sure you got the right one muppet?


He missed the "http://" from the URL, making it relative. I've fixed the link in this post, so try it now.




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  Reply # 770091 25-Feb-2013 20:49
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thanks mjb,
that thread so confusing and sounds complicated.

why do we create dummy files to invoke freezes!?
only one thing I understand is swift key flow which I have. probably I disable that to see if that makes any difference

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  Reply # 770098 25-Feb-2013 21:01
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MurrayM:
muppet:
MurrayM:
Just for my education, how do you know which CSC's belong to which carriers?  I assume there's a list somewhere?

There's a list here.


So if the CSC has "VNZ" then it's Vodafone, "TNZ" then it's Telecom, and "NZC" then it's 2degrees?


That's correct, yes.

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  Reply # 770099 25-Feb-2013 21:04
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sqlpro: thanks mjb,

that thread so confusing and sounds complicated.



why do we create dummy files to invoke freezes!?

only one thing I understand is swift key flow which I have. probably I disable that to see if that makes any difference


Sorry for the bad link.

The idea behind creating a dummy file is to do with the way flash memory works. It's still a guess that it does anything, so really I'd wait for the moment.

It's impossible for it to be SwiftKey. The phone locking up etc can't be caused by a user space application.

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  Reply # 770101 25-Feb-2013 21:08
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I noticed little lag when using flow, will see disabling it makes any difference

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  Reply # 770105 25-Feb-2013 21:11
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btw I noticed freezing for few seconds on lock screen too and I thought it was new lock screen app I installed.I uninstalled it but with little difference.

the locks don't happen every time but frequent enough to be annoying

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