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Old 12-25-2008, 10:14 PM   #61
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Just my luck...I finally decide to throw caution to the wind, and download the .216 beta update...and every link I find is dead.

Can somebody PM me with an active link...if that's not breaking the rules?
Not allowed to ask for links.. Search google a bit further
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Old 12-26-2008, 10:37 AM   #62
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For what it's worth - 216 is the first OS that has caused my battery to drain faster, memory to leak faster and the dreaded "thinking" clock to come back. I never tried 215, but 214 was the most solid so far for me. I'm going back to 214 for now and will try again when 217 shows up.

Again, this is just my own experience. YMMV.

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Ran 216 for several days and kept getting the busy clock. Sometimes it lased over two minutes before going away. Went back to 210.
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I'm still running 216 (haven't had a chance to downgrade to 214 yet). Just had my first reset ever on my Bold. 216 is definitely not working well for me.

By the way, anyone else experiencing EXTREMELY long reset cycles? My Bold takes over 5 minutes to complete a reset cycle.
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By the way, anyone else experiencing EXTREMELY long reset cycles? My Bold takes over 5 minutes to complete a reset cycle.
This was my experience on .215, and .216 (could have been the same on .214, I just didn't notice). Reverted back to .210 and, by comparison, resets quite rapidly.
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which beta os is the best to use? i see jibi has 214. i tried 215 and 216 and kept getting a lot of dropped calls. havent had any reset problems at all. jibi are you using 214? is it the best beta os so far?
.210; .217 is promissing. 215 in the Great Whites
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Downloaded .216 two days ago and everything is working fine with the exception of Live Search. With this upgrade it will no longer work. Maybe on the next .217 or higher it will return, but everything else works great....
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No reseting,however i got alot of droped calls and calls failed. Service would jsut drop completly and i have a tower a block from my house and a repeter in my office. Downgraded to .190 seems to aleeviated the issues...anyone have a recomended version?
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