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Old 10-19-2007, 05:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I could really use some help here. I was installing the 4.2 OS on my 8700 and during the sync I lost power. No my BB is bricked. DOes not respond to anything. When I connect to PC it blinks twice red....

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Old 10-19-2007, 05:05 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I could really use some help here. I was installing the 4.2 OS on my 8700 and during the sync I lost power. No my BB is bricked. DOes not respond to anything. When I connect to PC it blinks twice red....

Anyhelp will be great
Your post is confusing.
You say the device is bricked... then you ask for help.
What are we supposed to help with?

If it's bricked, then it's gone forever. Useless. Can't be fixed. Destroyed. As useful as a brick.

If it can be fixed (which yours likely can) then it isn't bricked.

Sorry... pet peeve of mine.
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Improper (overuse) of the word "bricked" is everywhere.
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THanks for your help and sorry for the wrong choice of words. I am very new to this, and that was my acutal first Post
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NJ, Thanks again for your help!
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Most importantly - is your BB back up and running?
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