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Old 02/14/2013, 10:25 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I had prewar on my pre3 when I bought it, it worked fine. I factory reset it to give it to my little brother and now it doesn't boot past the HP logo ? Please help!!

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Old 02/14/2013, 10:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Did you wait a while? It may take up to 20 minutes for the system to initialize for first use.

If after that time the system still does not respond, Doctor it. It's easier to nuke the system than to track down the problem if there's no data to save.
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Old 02/14/2013, 09:47 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Time to visit the doctor

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Old 02/15/2013, 05:02 PM   #4 (permalink)
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How exactly do I use the doctor? I'm quite a noob



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Did you wait a while? It may take up to 20 minutes for the system to initialize for first use.

If after that time the system still does not respond, Doctor it. It's easier to nuke the system than to track down the problem if there's no data to save.
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Old 02/15/2013, 05:11 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Go to palm.com/ROM and follow the instructions.
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Old 02/15/2013, 05:19 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Alternatively, How To Recover
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Old 02/15/2013, 05:23 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Alternatively, How To Recover
Here's a better link with the sections pre-expanded: How To Recover - WebOS Internals
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Old 02/15/2013, 05:36 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Ahhh the magic of phones, thanks for fixing
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