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Old 21-11-2006, 05:29 PM
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N73 Vodafone firmware upgrade

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I want to use NSS to change vodafone phone to unbranded to enable latest firmware to be installed.

But have read about some who used NSS with a vodafone branded phone and it all went wrong in his words " went to restore my phone using PC suite, and now when I start the phone it says 'Phone start up failed. Contact Retailer.'

Has anbody else been succesful with unbranding a Vodafone, or does anyone know when they are to release the upgrade for there phones ???
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Old 21-11-2006, 09:36 PM
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I brought my N73 off vodaphone.. ( well contract ) it's unlocked so can use any sim..
I tried to update it... and it said No software update found... I have
V2.0628.0.0.1
10-07-2006
rm-133
nokia n73 (39.01 )

Can I get this upgraded?


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Old 22-11-2006, 08:24 AM
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You can, when there's a Vodafone branded updated version available.

The NSU, Nokia Software Update, will only offer new versions of Vodafone branded firmware for a phone that had Vodafone branded firmware when the phone left the factory where it was made. If there's no newer Vodafone branded version available, it will not offer anything.

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Old 22-11-2006, 08:34 AM
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Evan though the phone seams to be not locked to anyone .. so i can put in orange sim etc.. and they will all work .
there is no vodophone branding on the phone...
I only "brought " ( fro free ) from them...

Surely they caant be that sneaky!!!!!


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Note: I have tried again .. change the product code etc.. and it still says no nw updates... this works for orange users .. so why not us!! .. :(
 

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