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My first reaction was.... NOOOooooooo!

Discussion in 'The Roaming Zone' started by KevinJames, Mar 28, 2017.

  1. KevinJames

    KevinJames WA's 1st retired mod
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    March 28, 2017: AT&T sends out some update. Screens displays update is complete. Phone reboots and, and, and...... nothing! Bricked phone. AHHHHHHHHHH!

    I had it charging so after the phone stayed at the AT&T globe logo for an inordinately L-O-N-G time, I unplugged it and attempted a hard reboot. Nothing! I started hyperventilating. I got up and got some ice water (to pour over my head and stop the volcanic eruption about to take place). But when I came back, why, the phone had rebooted again and it was fine. Good thing, too, I was ready to race over to AT&T and give them a piece of my mind.

    [​IMG]


    As near as I can tell, after the mess, it was a security update because the phone is still Android 7.0.
     
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  2. dmapr

    dmapr Gold Senior Member
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    Glad to hear the phone has recovered. With all the horror bootloop stories you never know what to expect.
     
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  3. palandri

    palandri Former Palm Guy

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    Nothing is worse than a boot loop when you've done nothing wrong. Glad it recovered (n)
     
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  4. charlyee

    charlyee Ultimate Insanity
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    Glad it recovered KJ.

    Typically I knew what I may have done to cause the boot loop and not knowing would have been quite unnerving.


    Sent from my iPhone 7 Plus
     
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