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Samsung WP7 phones having problems with mini update

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Samsung WP7 phones having problems with mini update
As we reported recently, Microsoft is pushing out a mini update for WP7 devices, which will act as a transition to the NoDo update, expected in about three weeks. Unfortunately, quite a lot of Samsung Omnia 7 and Samsung Focus owners are having troubles updating their handsets. Seems like both smartphones are experiencing stability issues and tend to get stuck halfway through the process.

Even though this does not render your handset useless, the mini update is a requirement for NoDo, the first major refreshment of the platform. A definite solution to the problem has not been announced yet, but some suggest that a factory reset may work for you.

source: wpcentral via WMPoweruser.com

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posted on 22 Feb 2011, 10:23

1. clevername (Posts: 1431; Member since: 11 Jul 2008)


Why does Sammy have such a hard time updating. First it's android now wp7? Is it something in the hardware I wonder?

posted on 22 Feb 2011, 13:18

2. sirfixalot (unregistered)


Microsoft has apparently as fix for it.. unplug the battery:
http://www.theunwired.net/?item=solution-how-to-get-a-frozen-windows-phone-7-back-alive-after-the-up date-failed

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