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Samsung Behold 2 - Restore Phone Before Rooting It


Would you be so kind as to tell me how to restore my phone before i try to root it.

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Samsung Behold 2 - Rooting Behold 2 Using Mac

I was watching the video on how to root the behold 2 using windows. It looks the same using mac but i dont have command prompt window? Do i use terminal and if so how to i use it?

Posted On: 07-22-2010, 04:37 PM . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Samsung Galaxy S2 - Cannot Restore Phone Data After Upgrade To 4.0.3

I have had 4 failed attempts or restore my phone data which i backed up with kies before i upgraded but on my phone i have my apps and pictures and i had to default phone and contact icons for my phone and contact icons so i replaced them with the phone icon and contact icon that was in my menu, but i didn't have all my contacts so i synced all my stuff from gmail on the phone and i have the missing numbers back, but i am still trying to complete my restore on kies just in case i haven't got everything i backed up, anyone had this problem?

Posted On: March 27th 2012 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Fail To Uprom For Behold 2

I was uprom for my phone. It's error. And i unpluged cable, take out baterry, restart and it never start. Who can help me please. My laptop using win 7 x64. And now. I plug it to my laptop but nothing else matters

Posted On: 08-06-2010, 02:29 PM . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Rooted 1.6 Kernel For Behold 2

Don't extract the file(s) from the tar that you download, the file that you download is what you need. Load into the pda setting in odin flasher!

Posted On: 04-03-2010, 06:14 AM . View Related Posts . . View 49 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - New Working Behold 2 Owner

I wasn't able to get any help from tmobile or att (current provider) to get a unlock code. Craigslist to the rescue. I found a local shop that took care of it for me. Now i can make/receive calls. My contacts are all gone and i haven't tried to text yet. Its charging now, then i'll start adding contacts. Anyone know if i can use the gps in there without having a data plan? I'm really interested in the runkeeper app i saw on the android market.

Posted On: 09-24-2010, 09:14 PM . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Phone Is Stuck On Samsung Screen And Will Not Reboot

I followed all the instructions to switch to bh mans galaxy rom. After doing so i rebooted and the phone is stuck on the samsung screen and will not reboot. Is my phone completely bricked?

Posted On: 03-22-2010, 04:08 PM . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - How To Root Phone

I have the samsung behold 2 and i want to root it. I'm a complete noob so i have noo idea what i'm doing. Other people have gave me links to different forums that said how to root it, but it confused the heck out of me. I really wanna root my phone but i need some serious help with it.

Posted On: 07-13-2010, 03:52 AM . View Related Posts . . View 1 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Best Way To Flash Behold 2

Should i go go back to the factory settings and flash my behold to 1. 6 oem root. And then add a custom rom?I notice my battery dies really fast with 1. 6 tweaked with take 5. I flashed this rom on to my phone from 1. 5. Should i just delete everything and do it the way i said above?

Posted On: 08-12-2010, 10:19 AM . View Related Posts . . View 1 Replies .

Samsung Galaxy S - Benefits For Rooting Phone

I am getting my galaxy on friday. I have read bits about rooting the phone, what will this do for the phone/is it worth doing/what are the benefits ?

Posted On: 2011-03-03 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Phone Battery Dying Pretty Quick / Fix It

I have noticed that my bh2 battery is dying pretty quick. I have the lcd screen brightness on max. Which should not really kill the battery too much. I dont play games on it and i dont surf the web much either. I have wifi on all the time. Cant really explain why the phone dies by the end of the day. Also i dont make many calls or send text. I don't use the phone much at all.

Posted On: 04-01-2010, 09:18 AM . View Related Posts . . View 8 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Hearing Buzzing Sound Inside Phone / Get Rid Of It

I have an unlocked samsung behold ii on at&t and i was just wondering if anyone else has noticed a buzzing sound when they use stuff on twiz. Whenever i click on any of the 4 buttons on the bottom (dialer, contacts, web, or quicklist), click anything in the quicklist, or send a text using the stock samsung messaging, i hear a small buzzing sound coming from inside the phone. Something similar to the sound of a hard drive reading. I thought it might be the processor working extra hard to use the stuff samsung put on it or something. Anyone else hearing it? The phone is only a couple months old.

Posted On: 04-16-2010, 08:08 PM . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Phone Won't Connect To Google At All / Fix It

I got the phone from my sister. I figured out how to change the username for google, but now it is saying that my sim card doesn't support it or something.

I have the correct data plan from t-mobile, i've triple checked

T-mobile is no help. The girl i spoke with (twice in one day, what are the odds) had no clue what she was doing and tried to convince me i had the behold (1) - and told me i had to change to a non-android data plan. So i am very frustrated, and i just want google to work!

Any tips? Anyone up?


Posted On: 09-21-2010, 01:30 AM . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Difference Between Galaxy Rom And Behold Rom

I just got a behold ii so i decided to join the forums. First off thanks to bh_man for all his hard work. I have succefully rooted and flashed my bh2 but i was in a rush to use my phone and i didnt take the time to see which rom would be better for me so i went ahead and flashed the galaxy rom but what im trying to figure out is what are the main differences between the two roms. I tried reading around but i couldnt point out the main differences.

If anyone can help me out that'd be great. Oh and btw does vibrate work on the behold 2 rom?I also see that the galaxy rom has a kernel update by bh_man, but i have no clue on how to update it. Any help?


Posted On: 05-11-2010, 04:24 PM . View Related Posts . . View 13 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Google Maps - Phone Won't Let Me Update App To Version Has Nav / Fix It

I had a my touch and used google maps for nav but my behold 2 wont let me update the app to the version that has the nav. Any help would rock!

Posted On: 01-07-2010, 12:38 PM . View Related Posts . . View 7 Replies .

Restore Firmware To Default On Samsung Galaxy S2

I just manually installed ics 4. 0. 3 firmware on my gb 2. 3. 5 and now i am having some problems like my serial number, ip address and bluetooth address are missing now. Can anyone know how to fix it or how i downgrade to my default firmware which i got with phone.

Default csc code=i9100ojpkj1

Ics version info
Pda i9100xwlp7
Phone i1900xxlps
Csc i9100xeulps


Posted On: 2012-04-19 . View Related Posts . . View 12 Replies .

Restore Original Firmware For Samsung Galaxy S2 (at&t)

So i upgraded my galaxy s2 to 4. 0. 3 and it worked, except now my search, back buttons don't work, and i can not send and receive calls, they dial and i can answer but you can't hear anything on either side, i am on at&t so surprise surprise i guess. At this point i just want my phone working, how can i downgrade to the factory firmware - or - get my other features working with 4. 0. 3. Goolged around and there are a million links about this stuff that go no where.

Posted On: January 23rd 2012 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

How Do I Restore Stock Apps On Samsung Galaxy Ace?

I've got gt-s5830 phone running 2. 3. 3. So far the phone is working perfect. I was messing around the other and deleted some stock apps by error. I used ti backup for this. I would like to restore a couple of them back, so i used the restore function in ti backup, but for some reason it did not work. Did not give any errors, just rebooted without the app being restored.

Anyway, i believe i have 2 options.

1). Flash 2. 3. 3 which i found - droidangel. Blogspot.com/2011/05/samsung-galaxy-ace-s5830-original-stock.html

2) upgrade to 2. 3. 5 which is also located at the above page. But i am not sure what 2. 3. 5 would be best to use. I'm in the uk, using a vf contract with a unlocked phone.

I have no issues on flashing, but i don't want to flash using the wrong rom and messing it all up.


Posted On: February 1st 2012 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Gde Vs Openhome - Which One Better

I would like to know the pros and cons of each one and which one you are using currently. If you are using a different home replacement, say what it is and what is better about it than openhome or gde.

Posted On: 12-16-2009, 06:53 PM . View Related Posts . . View 25 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - What Is Your Favorite Home Ui

What is your favorite home ui? Seeing as you have more choices in 1. 6 it gives you a chance to try such home ui's as freshface and ahome mini. I still have gde installed but these other two are pretty good and free.

Posted On: 04-02-2010, 04:13 AM . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Ota 1.6 Tweaked

Behold ii ota 1. 6 tweaked v3
This is version 3 of my tweaked rom, speed was the goal.

Wifi tether:
Now have wifi tether working great with the free barnacle wifi app!

Barnacle wifi tethering. Testers needed

Ok i think roots fixed for real now!
http://www.2shared.com/file/rdmku0df/root.html

Right, so hopefully this is the last little root problem. I did a bunch of stuff to figure out what the *** was going on, so i'll just have you do it all.

First
Extract superuser.apk and su from this and place them in a directory.

Now
Adb push superuser.apk system/app

Then
Adb push su system/bin

Then i ran ad free and what do you know. Got root again.

Seems the "root" of the problem was with nu11u5's su and superuser.apk not being exactly the same as the superuser.apk that i had installed by default. Must be a diff version?

Google sync fixed in contacts app - [url]
Adb push contactssignedm.apk system/app

#-Changes-# (from previous tweaked)
* Rooted kernel - thanks to nu11u5
* Latest adw launcher
* New contacts ( much faster) - was a pain in the ass
* New dialer (much faster!) - Old dialer remains but the new dialer is default.
* Removed rest of bloatware
* Stock htc battery icons
* Various tweaks here and there

Download: 2shared - download bh2_tweakedv3. Tar.rar
Download, unpack and odin as pda just like before.

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Behold ii ota 1. 6 tweaked v2

This is based off of my last rom, focused on performance enhancement and misc things.
New! Thanks to nu11u5 we now have root!

Download rooted kernel here:
[Url]

#-Changes-# (from previous tweaked)
* Optimized all png files for faster performance
* Zipalligned the apk's
* Remapped the cube button to search like in bh_man builds
* Changed the launcher (seriously this time)
* New mms (much better!), Removed old twmms. (No fc's or problems)
* Changed font.

#-Whats not done-#
* Root.

Download:
2shared - download bh2_ota16_tweakedv2. Tar.rar

Flash with odin same as before.

#

This is the official ota 1. 6 update but without bloatware.
Twiz is not as completely removed as in bh_mans builds due to lack of a working rooted kernel but i figure this will do very nicely in the meantime!

#-Changes-#
* Removed most of the tmobile bloatware
* Updated framework-res
* New alarm clock
* Nswplayer from take5
* Music player from take5
* More internal space for apps
* Faster

- To get the new launcher, simply download it from the market. It's free. Adw launcher.

#-Whats not done-#
* Root.
* Complete removal of twiz.

Runs pretty quick compared to stock imo.
Didnt have time to reflash this so hopefully it works just fine
- Really tired.

2shared - download bh2_ota1. 6_odin_tweak. Tar.rar

Flash with odin.
Should work fine in pda.


Posted On: 07-02-2010, 05:38 AM . View Related Posts . . View 49 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Is There Way To Flash It Via Adb

Can sumone help me wit the new 1. 6 rom? Is there a way to flash it via adb?

Posted On: 03-24-2010, 02:16 PM . View Related Posts . . View 8 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Swype From Take5

I'm hoping that someone can pull the swype apk from take5 if anyone that's using it knows how to do so. I went back to galaxy simply because it's awesome, but the swype i've always used is now giving me a "you must upgrade" error message and not allowing me to swype.

Posted On: 05-16-2010, 08:53 PM . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - How To Get All Old Files Off Old One To New Sd Card

I bought a 16gb sd to replace the 2gb one the phone came with my question is how to i get all the old files off the old one to my new one help please

Posted On: 09-14-2010, 09:36 PM . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Possible To Install Something Like Skype

I bought behold yesterday, from cincinnatibell, i never used before android phones, but i like it, more than mac, because it's faster. So. I like phone, and system, but i have some problems, when i try to open contact's i get error like "initializing please try again later" and i tried a lot times later. But the same problem. I have problem with cube, with widgets, and wallpapers in settings it's like com.android. Phone error, and com. Samsung.com. What i should to do? Is it possible to fix that problems? Or it's phone issues? May be i need to change it to other behold 2?

And is it possible to install something like skype ? To use skype login, on 1. 6 or 2. 1?Is it possible to update it to more new version of android ? Now it's 1. 6.


Posted On: 09-05-2010, 12:49 AM . View Related Posts . . View 14 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Cannot Get Update While Using Rom

I'm sorry if this has been answered, but can i not get the update while using his rom? I thought i could see it, just not download it. Or am i just having really bad luck in not receiving the update so far? Not that i care, but i was just wondering. My wife hasn't received hers either.

Posted On: 03-09-2010, 09:22 PM . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Motorola Droid X - Use Univerisalandroot - How To Get Phone To Restore A Backup

This might seem dumb and noobish ( i am new to android, had dx for a month from a bb) but what are the best steps after i use univerisalandroot. I keep seeing it suggested to back up, but how is the best way to do that? Do you save a backup on the sd or on a pc? How do you get the phone to restore a backup? I think these are the questions that are holding me back from rooting but i might have others.

Posted On: 09-20-2010, 02:35 PM . View Related Posts . . View 7 Replies .

Samsung Moment - What Is Rooting

This may have already been answered but after using the search too many topics came up. Can anyone explain to me what the term 'rooting' means? I have been using nokias for years. So have never been on android. Also what sites are best for apps? Free and paid?

Posted On: 07-10-2010, 03:43 PM . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Samsung Behold 2 - Sunkist And Usb Debugging

A couple of weeks ago my daughter (3 years old) turned her mommy's sunkist over on the coffee table which happened to be where my phone was sitting since the night before. Needless to say i freaked out a little bit. Luckily the battery had died and there was no power to the phone at the time. After pulling everything out of it and laying it on a dehumidifier rack (one you put in your basement not the one you make jerky in) for about 2 days so it would dry out. When i turned the phone on it worked and i was happy. I did notice that i had some issues with charging but for the most part it worked. The usb debugging notification would come on when it was hooked only to a charger which is wrong. This went on for a day or so and then stopped.

3 days ago i had the phone on the towel rack in the bathroom while taking a shower. When i got to work the phone would not shut up. It is constantly in and out of usb debugging. Any time i touch it it goes nuts. This primarily happens here at work. Very seldom does it happen at home. I disassembled the phone, removed the back cover, the battery, sim, sd, took the screws out of the back, pulled the boards apart at the top and cleaned them all with pipe cleaners and alcohol really well and reassembled the phone. It is still doing the same freakin thing.

My question is. How is usb debugging initiated hardware wise? I know you go to apps>development and all that jazz to enable it. My question is what exactly happens within the phone to signal that it is time to initiate a connection. The phone doesn't think it is charging when this happens but it does reset the "time since unplugged" counter whenever this happens.

Any clues? Also, what else can i use to clean the internals of this phone that will remove any type of soda drink syrup. I have a feeling that there is a connection happening somewhere that is based on localized moisture content of surrounding air. Sunkist contains a fair amount of citric acid which when allowed to dry creates more resistance in a circuit. When exposed to even small amounts of moisture can open a path for current to flow.


Posted On: 08-27-2010, 12:30 PM . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Samsung - Behold 2 Stuck In Boot Mode / What To Do

I have a rooted behold 2 and it is stuck in boot loop. I have tried a hard reset using volume down ok and power but then menu twice. The phone then goes to a screen showing a phone being taken out of a box then a download bar on the bottom, the phone then resets without doing anything and im back in boot mode. I was trying to odin it back but i cant get the phone to go into download mode, im trying this on xp. Does anybody have any suggestions?

Posted On: 02-26-2010, 12:44 PM . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .