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    Default N97 Mini Firmware Update Caution

    Nokia recently released a firmware update for N97 Mini. Which improves handset performance several times. But it have a major issue. After installing the update, for the most user handset used to have black screen and doesnt turn on after bootup. In that case you have to hard reset your handset which will delete all the data and settings on the phone helding in C: ..Which will solve the issue... Do it on your own risk

    How to hard reset
    - Hold Shift, Space bar, Back space and power button at once till u get the country selection menu (remember it will delete everythng on the phone)

    - Hard reset usually remove all the hacked content of the phone. And I prefer to do a hard reset even before u go for firmware update. That will do good and speed up update process.

    - After updating u might get following message instead of black screen. Phone start up failed, please contact retailer.
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    Default Re: N97 Mini Firmware Update Caution

    nokia messed up almost every phone after FW update!!

    Nokia C3 can't install any application from it's on-board memory and cannot even open any application without a certificate

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    Default Re: N97 Mini Firmware Update Caution

    Quote Originally Posted by Scott Pilgrim View Post
    nokia messed up almost every phone after FW update!!

    Nokia C3 can't install any application from it's on-board memory and cannot even open any application without a certificate
    Dnt u have application signer software? like signtool or signsis....

    I read in a forum that after every fw update we should go for hard reset which is recommended for those who hack the handset as well use cracked application..


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    Default Re: N97 Mini Firmware Update Caution

    Nokia C3 can't install any application from it's on-board memory and cannot even open any application without a certificate
    This is the intended result and I see nothing wrong with it. Certificate verification exists to protect the 'normal' users. The few that need it removed can just opt for a client certificate.

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    Default Re: N97 Mini Firmware Update Caution

    My N97 Mini has this Black Screen problem for a long time. Took it again to the Nokia Center goofs recently, ora bole j motherboard change korte hobe, and that's gonna cost a hell lot, more than half the price of the actual phone :/ Didn't bother to fix it, hard-resets, flashes, tried everything, no luck, dead.

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    Default Re: N97 Mini Firmware Update Caution

    Quote Originally Posted by Wintereise View Post
    This is the intended result and I see nothing wrong with it. Certificate verification exists to protect the 'normal' users. The few that need it removed can just opt for a client certificate.
    I can't even my facebook shortcut :/

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scott Pilgrim View Post
    I can't even my facebook shortcut :/
    I don't see why that would be a deviation from the normal, so yes...

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    Default Re: N97 Mini Firmware Update Caution

    FW update kore ekta benefit paitesi... Handset ager tulonae onk faster service ditese with some new features.


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