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Old 08-27-2007, 11:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i got a replacement pearl from t-mobile about a month back. from the get-go it has been acting up (i.e. on a reset it has hung on the t-mobile icon on startup a few times, google maps won't run sometimes, etc). is this a likely problem with the software where a complete wipe and re-installation could help or do i need to call t-mobile and get ANOTHER replacement (#4!!!)?
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Old 08-27-2007, 11:56 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I would attempt a complete wipe of the OS and the installation of the newest OS, 4.2.1.107. That way you can rule the software out.
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Good advice.

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i wiped it an reinstalled everything. it seems to be working just fine now.
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