Xperia Mini/pro :: (sk17) Does Not Do Fast-boot

Aug 25, 2012

I wanted to unlock bootloader, and I got stuck at the point where I need to use fastboot (adb works fine), initially I thought that I did something wrong - but I've done some research and found out that the problem is actually with the phone. You are probably thinking that I did indeed something wrong, but bear with me please - here is how I found out:When updating/restoring via PC companion or SEUS it doesn┤t matter if I connect the phone with volume UP or DOWN, it works either way (obviously should work only with volume down - Flash mode). Also when I use The Flashtool it always says that the device is in flash mode, doesn┤t matter if the LED shines blue or green.I also tried getting fastboot to work in Ubuntu (first time around I was using win7 x32) and while assigning UDEV rules I was using the lsusb command and I found out that it reports the same thing in Fastboot (connecting with volume UP) and in Flash mode (with volume DOWN) - it repported 0fce:adde in both cases (and 0fce:0166 in normal mode and 0fce:5166 in USB debug).There is simply no difference when connecting with volume UP or DOWN (except for the LED color) - in both cases it connects in Flash mode...

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Xperia Mini/pro :: Region Codes For SK17?

Dec 9, 2011

I'm the unfortunate owner of a (belgian, Mobistar) branded SK17i. The mobistar branding was not evident when I bought the phone, or I would not have bought anything but a generic BE phone.As of yet, there is still no update for my phone (still on .335).know the region code for Generic BE? I'd like to try my luck at editing build.prop and tricking SEUS into updating my phone to a non-branded firmware.Extra marks for pointing out where to find this information (it must be available on the web somewhere... only I couldn't find it)

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Xperia Mini/pro :: Can't Use The Internet Browser In SE SK17

Feb 6, 2012

Can't use the internet browser in SE SK17/what steps do I need to do in order to fix this thing?

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Xperia X10 Mini/pro :: SK17 Won't Connect To PC Companion?

Aug 11, 2012

I bought my sk17 and now I'am trying to connect it to pc companion, but when I plug the USB in it informs me that it is unable to install the device.

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Xperia Mini/pro :: (sk17) Touch Screen Stops Working?

Sep 21, 2012

My mini pro started behaving weird lately. A few days ago the touch screen stopped working. The phone was not responding to anything but the hardware buttons. I was already prepared to take it to repair, but after 2 days I restarted it and everything was back to normal.This time it worked for about a day and then again...while unlocking it the touch screen went dead. Keeping it turned off for a day "solved" it this time. It can't be a complete hardware defect, otherwise it wouldn't just start working again after some time.

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Xperia Mini/pro :: After Updating Sk17 To 4.0.4 Status Bar Began To Freeze

Aug 24, 2012

After updating my sk17 to 4.0.4 my status bar began to freeze. Every time i close applications - time stops, and every icon that was in bar stuck there. I asked some people, they told me to root my phone and replace some files. But I don't have much experience in rooting, so i am afraid of spoiling phone. Set my status bar back without rooting my se?

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Xperia Mini/pro :: SK17 Home Screen Doesn't Rotate Anymore

Mar 12, 2012

Home screen doesn't rotate when the phone is turned around but it does immediately after an app is launched.

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Xperia Ray :: Getting It Into Fast-boot?

Apr 25, 2012

I want to install CyanogenMod on my Ray but all the tutorials I have seen say I need to go into fastboot mode. Now, it says that all I have to do is hold the volume up button and attach a USB cable but nothing happens when I do this! The phone just charges as per usual.

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Xperia Mini/pro :: Touchscreen Loses Touch When Moving Finger Fast

Jun 13, 2012

With this, it's hard to play some games, like Fruit Ninja.

With a MT tester app, when I move my finger fast, it acts like my first finger was the second. Is it a hardware or a software issue? It was on GB, and yesterday I upgraded to ICS, and it is too.

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Xperia Mini/pro :: Internet Too Slow After Latest Upgrade - How To Make It Fast

Oct 22, 2012

I upgrade my xperia pro for the latest version and the internet connection goes too slow did some body knows how can I make it faster or when is going to make another upgrade?

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Xperia X10 Mini/pro :: Wont Get Past Boot Logo?

Jan 17, 2011

reformatted my phone by accident and now when it boots up the SE logo screen comes on and then just stays on nothing else happens. When i reboot it again the same thing happens it cant get past the SE logo screen... obviously ive wiped the firmware off it completely but i dont know how to flash it back on ive tryed to use "update service" but it cant find any software updates and i cant use pc companion because it wanting me to have my phone working to connect it

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Xperia Mini/pro :: Unable To Unlock The Boot Loader?

Oct 24, 2011

I am trying to unlock the boot loader of my Mini pro phone following the instructions given by Sony Ericsson on this page.

I have downloaded Android SDK 3.2 and Google USB driver as mentioned in the instruction there but when I try to connect to my phone it says there is no suitable driver. I went to Device Manager and under "other devices" there is entry for "F1Boot Fastboot" for which I'm trying to install the driver. I selected update driver software > browse my computer for driver > gave path to the usb_driver folder (C:Androidandroid-sdkextrasgoogleusb_driver) but it fails to find the necessary driver!

I am using Windows 7 64 bit and I checked the service setup of my phone to make sure that my phone is entitled for unlock of boot loader.

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Xperia Mini/pro :: Sk17i In Continuous Boot Loop?

Jan 3, 2013

This morning, I clicked on Bluetooth widget by mistake which rebooted the phone. Since then it was continuously on boot loop and keeps on rebooting itself after the XPERIA logo.It got turned on once in afternoon after which i did a factory reset and it was working fine. In eve I tried to turn the Bluetooth on and it is around 4-5 hours my phone is still rebooting continuously.It is Android 4.0.4 and never rooted, minimum apps, all are from PlayStore only.

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Xperia Mini/pro :: Unable To Boot In Safe Mode Too

Nov 1, 2012

Experiencing reboots on sk17i after recent update?Unable to boot in safe mode too

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Xperia X10 :: Mini 02 - Black Screen When Turned On / Boot Sound Comes In

Oct 2, 2010

I just bought an 02 mini x10. It's new and came into a sealed box. But first time I switched it on nothing appears on screen. Left it to charge for a whole day (charging indicator lits up) but still nothing. But when I turn it on, the boot music/sound comes in and also I can only see the screen when under sunlight. I can see 'Silent mode " and "settings" on the screen. But the phone switches down when I press on either.

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Xperia X10 Mini/pro :: Remote Boot To Reset The Phone After Crash?

Aug 12, 2012

My phone is used as a controller to activate an application.However, it suffers from frequent crashes (Tasker),Is there a way to remotly reboot the phone?i.e. by using another Android application (remote access - like SMS command)?Is there a way to implement a watchdog internally that will reboot if there is no usage for 24 hours

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Xperia Mini/pro :: Unlocking Boot-loader In Rooted And Flashed St15?

Dec 17, 2012

i have some questions to aski'm a possessor of an xperia mini st15i (italian version i think)i rooted the stock .587 ics, installed via xparts a sort of clockworkmod emulation (cause it's on system partition i think) and flashed phone with real ics 4 for locked bootloader based on stock .462 i did this following some howtos in this forum and whitout unlocking i would like to unlock that bootloader, install native clockworkmod and the android official version from google, possibly gingerbreadcause speed issues on ics, here are the questions can i proceed following normal howtos ignoring what i did to my phone?are there any guide to read?do exist some ics based rom for locked bootloader that gives an evident increase of performance?

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Motorola Xoom 2 :: Zoom Stuck In Fast Boot?

Jan 7, 2012

my motorola zoom has locked it's self in fast boot mode see bellow what it looks like on the screen --> Fastboot Starting Fastboot protocol support.It has been in this point for about 3 hours this morning how do i get it out of this or get it to boot up?

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Nokia :: N97 Mini Won't Boot And Stuck On Logo

Mar 7, 2010

i just wanted to reboot my phone and now its stuck on the white screen with nokia logo.i tried to remove the battery and mem card but nothing helps.i got important files on the phone so i dont want to do a hard reset.can some plz help me? at least give me some kind of temp solution so i can backup the phone and then reset?

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Motorola Defy Mini :: Won't Boot - Red Moto Only

Jun 20, 2012

I restarted my phone yesterday, or rather tried to - but it will not boot - it gets as far as the shimmering red M symbol but no farther. The only way to shut down ore try again is to remove the battery. Have also tried with USB connected, and with sim card removed. Battery shows 90% charge when USB connected.

Have tried hardware reset but it never shows the menu.

This phone is only a couple of weeks old and Im severely disapointed, my first time back to Motorola after many years away. It seemed like a good phone, but this is a great inconvenience.

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Nokia :: N97 Mini Freeze Upon Boot And Now Power Button Doesn't Respond

Jan 30, 2010

Anyone have this problem?I got this phone about 1 week ago from HK.I've encountered glitches here and there, and sometimes using hard-reset gets rid of the problem.But... just yesterday night I was typing an SMS then suddently it decide to reboot.

Okay, so no big deal I can retype but then it freezes on the White & Blue Nokia screen (no handshake).I tried shut it down, didn't respond. I took out the battery as the last resort.I put the battery back and tried to restart again. This time it vibrated but nothing else.I tried again... and all went dead.Now my phone is like a brick to me.I can't do hard-reset if the power button cannot work!

Model: N97-4
Type: RM-555

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Xperia Ray :: Battery Draining Out Fast?

Oct 24, 2011

After using my cell for 5 months mostly without any issues, I am seeing problems in battery. Since last 2 days the battery is draining out very fast ... like close to 1 day after fully charging. I am noticing this as an issue since earlier it used to take close to 2.5 days after fully charging. The usage pattern is same ... right now my cell is dead and i will provide battery usage data once i charge it .

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Xperia Ray :: Facebook Calendar Is 7 Hours Fast?

Dec 3, 2011

And there is no way to fix it without messing up my google calendar times. I see this has been a problem for many users for several months now. It's very surprising that it hasn't been fixed by now - obviously not a priority. I'm in NZ so there are no countries 7 hours ahead of us meaning the bug is probably not timezone related. The only way around this is to use a facebook app to sync. I am using the latest firmware. It happens whether I have set the phone to use my timezone or not.There is another problem - there's no way to turn off facebook birthdays while keeping events. This means my calendar is cluttered up with birthdays even single day.Besides that and the fact my network connectivity isn't as good as my cheap Huawei from before (data, what data?), this is an amazing phone!

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Xperia X8 :: Battery Drains Pretty Fast?

Jan 6, 2012

my phone realy consumes batery yours can go a week? @@??

i saw this and my battery really describes this one..


uhmm jus a whole day of using wifing/the jus got home only 45% remaining already without using music jus tex/vibrate,

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Xperia Pro/Neo/V/L :: Neo V Discharging Very Fast And Yellow Notification LED Is Blinking?

Jul 17, 2012

I have a problem with my Neo V. After one of chargings after 10 min my battery discharged completely, without using telephone. It was really warm (maybe some overheating?). After one day I noticed that telephone is discharging really fast even if I am not using it.For time to time LED notification light is blinking in Yellow colour, do you know what does it mean?

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Xperia Pro/Neo/V/L :: Running Hot - Battery Draining Fast Even When Turned Off

Oct 5, 2011

My stock Xperia Neo, running gingerbread (Received all updates from sony) has following issues. The battery runs out of juice rapidly (3 - 4 hours). Even when I turn the phone OFF (not idle) it drains completely to a point where it does not want to power on anymore. Also the battery wont always charge, and when it charges the phone (not the battery) gets really hot (the part where cpu is located).

I thought the battery had given up after 1 year; So I ordered a brand new battery. When I received this new battery, the phone restarted. But this new battery faced all the same problems. Phone running hot, battery draining really quick (withing 3-4 hours idle, wifi and data turned off). And when the phones powers off due to the battery being completely empty, it does not restart any more and it does not charge anymore.

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Xperia Ray :: Super Fast Battery Consumption (nearly 8% Per Hr) When Idle/standby?

Apr 27, 2012

The above screenshots reveal that my phone is rapidly losing battery at a rate of 7.3% per hour. This value is sometimes up to 8% per hour. The split is typically as shown in the first screenshot - "cell standby" and "phone idle" account for circa 50% of the loss.what I get with what I consider to be standby/idle (so not even "normal use") and with best (?) battery saving settings:
WIFI - offGPS - offData - offRoaming - offDisplay Brightness - 0Power save mode - onJuice defender - installed and set to advancedThe only app I have installed apart from the usual "bloatware" is avast (as I prefer this over the pre-installed Mcafee)I also have GPU rendering forced to 2DI have max one background process runningWindow & transition animations - offAndroid version: 4.0.3Baseband version: 8x55A-AAABQOAZM-203028G-70Kernel version: 2.632.9-PERFBuild number: 4.1.A.0.562I have made only a single 2 minute call today, No SMS, No MMS and not used the internet nor played any games.The apps/processes running are shown on the above screenshots. Although I updated my phone using PC Companion to 4.0.3 (ICS), this has made no noticeable difference to battery life as I had the problem already before this. In fact I had hoped it might fix the problem! Apps such avast and juice defender also made no difference (good or bad) to battery life - the output I get from the screenshots are nearly always the same - 7 to 8% battery loss per hour.

I've tried battery recalibration (which I understand is achieved by using phone to 0%, taking out battery for 15 mins, replacing it and charging to 100% whilst off, then starting up phone). Again, nothing.I don't think I can get even "normal use" of 12 or so hours and the phone is most certainly NOT meeting the specified values:Talk time (up to): 7 hoursStandby time (up to): 440 hours´╗┐Music listening time: 36 hours´╗┐´╗┐ The above would be a dream! (I mean, standby 440 hours? That represents 440/24 = 18 days!

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Xperia Pro/Neo/V/L :: Battery Drained Fast, Got Warmer, Not Charging Anymore?

Dec 24, 2012

I am using Xperia Neo for more than a year. The battery was fine, it usually lasted for 1.5 days with my usual use. Suddenly since 2-3 days, I notified that my battery was going down way faster than before and the phone temperature was much warmer.Battery hardly lasted for a day and it was going down even when in sleep.Last night I gave a full charge, disconnected it from the charger and went to bed. I also installed a 'Auto task killing app' to check whether it improves the battery life. In the morning I found that there was no charge in the phone. I tried to charge it, but its not charging, the red light is not coming up. Its not even detected or charged when I connect it to my laptop.The main changes that happened within last 2-3 days- 1) I updated Facebook app2) I installed a battery saver app, but uninstalled it3) Last night I installed a auto ask killer

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Xperia X10 :: It Cannot Boot Up Now

Sep 12, 2010

I re-installed 2.3.3 after having a few problems and that went ok so I decided that I would root my phone as well. That didn't go so well. My phone will not boot up now.

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Xperia X8 :: Discharging Too Fast - WiFi Enabled / Screen Brightness Medium

Jan 9, 2011

2 weeks before I purchased a SE Xperia X8 and I have a problem with the battery. Android 2.1, Network to GSM only, WiFi enabled only when I'm using the internet and the screen brightness to medium. I have "Advanced Task Killer" on Auto-Kill and "Juice Defender" enabled on Default. I have charged it i think 8-9 times since I got it. I have always plugged it when the phone said that it needs charging. Should I had left it discharge completely? Yesterday, I charged my phone in the afternoon and I didn't use it at all! Today, when I woke up, my battery was at 75% !!! Why is that happening???

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Xperia X10 :: Stopped By Itself And Now Won't Boot At All?

Aug 17, 2011

My phone seems to have died. It was working fine today, I got a call and then put it in my pocket.When I took it out a few hours later, it was turned off. I then tried to start it but nothing happened.So I tried removing the SIM car and the MicroSD card with no change.Nothing happens, the screen and led stay black, no vibration, no sound, it's off.

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