1. hailmegatron's Avatar
    Hi. I have been trying to download the new OS for a few hours and it's only at 15%. Is it supposed to go this slow or do I need to close something out or what? I just don't know why it's going so slow.

    Thanks for your help.
    Last edited by hailmegatron; 06-01-09 at 12:20 PM. Reason: Put wrong OS number. It's really .148
    06-01-09 12:10 PM
  2. Noloc0209's Avatar
    151 is a leak its not ota probally updating 148

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    06-01-09 12:12 PM
  3. hailmegatron's Avatar
    Yeah, thats my bad. Apologies... .148 is going slow OTA. Thanks DJRicoRich!
    06-01-09 12:15 PM
  4. jlawler4's Avatar
    Using OTA is going to be very slow. You are downloading a HUGE amount of data over a cell phone internet connection. There's also a greater chance of losing your settings and 3rd party apps.
    Last edited by jlawler4; 06-01-09 at 12:19 PM. Reason: previous post correcting to .148
    06-01-09 12:19 PM
  5. hailmegatron's Avatar
    Yeah, I put the wrong one. That was my mistake. Thanks... I'll just wait it out.
    06-01-09 12:20 PM
  6. chillywilly818's Avatar
    Yeah, I put the wrong one. That was my mistake. Thanks... I'll just wait it out.
    i'm @ 44% and i started around 10 or so
    06-01-09 01:27 PM
  7. djm1947's Avatar
    Last night it was taking some people about 3 to 3.5 hours for the process to complete. I suspect it will not take you that long today, but be patient and be sure your battery has a good charge or plug in the phone to maintain adequate power.
    06-01-09 01:30 PM
  8. austinarita99's Avatar
    lolol jlawler4 i completely agree with your signature
    06-01-09 03:44 PM
  9. DJM626's Avatar
    I lost NOTHING last night with OTA... Seems like some people might have less problems doing it OTA... I will admit it does take forever, but everything or mostly everything will remain intact once complete
    06-01-09 07:17 PM
  10. hailmegatron's Avatar
    I didn't lose anything either. What I figured out was to do a quickpull and let the upgrade download. I was running UberTwitter and it was making the phone not upgrade.

    So my advice: close out of everything thats not necessary and download it. The download itself took me 20 minutes and the actual reset another 20 minutes.

    Hope this helps!
    06-02-09 09:22 AM