Disclaimer: We here at Area 51 Development Group are formally Not responsible for anything that may happen to your phone while you are installing a non market item with this in mind installing this is totally at your Discretion, This an Odin Install and is usually a Painless Process, also be aware that Doing this will ROOT your phone and Void any Warranty you may have on your phone. Installing software not from the market has its risks, This software has been tested by Myself and my Beta Test Team. Still we are not responsible for what could happen if you use this product in anyway other than intended.First Post Odin Install For Those without v2.0 or higher Installed
WARNING: This Product will Root your Phone and therefore VOID any Warranty that you may have, If you do not Wish to Proceed Please Delete the Software.
INSTALLING DIRECTIONS FOR ODIN/CWM INSTALL Please Read the Inclosed ReadMe also as these are in there too
Copy the AreaRom.v.2.2.gb.zip to the ROOT of your SDCARD
after Copy is complete Power OFF the Phone
and Place in Download Mode by holding Vol Down, Camera, and Power till you see the Yellow Downloading... on the Screen
if you have Odin'd Previous Versions of AreaRom Please Make Sure
that the folders for ops, boot, phone, and pda are all the AreaRom.v.2.2.GB.Odin
Run Odin, put the ops file in ops slot
boot in boot slot
phone in phone slot
pda in pda slot
when phone reboots, you will have to put it in RECOVERY Mode to Finish the Install
HOLD VOL Up Camera and Power till you see blue recovery screen
scroll to Install zip from SDCard press camera
Choose Zip is Highlighted press Camera
Scroll to AreaRom.v.2.2.GB.zip press camera
Scroll to Yes - Install AreaRom.v.2.2.G press Camera
NOW WAIT.. let it do what it has to do
when you get blue text at the top again hit the back button on the bottom of phone to get to previous menu. Reboot will be Highlighted click camera
After Phone Fully Boots to GingerBread Hold Power till you get the menu tap recovery this will take you back to CWM to do
A factory reset please do the factory reset click on reboot cwm will come up one more time just click on the reboot and phone will boot normally.
Go Launcher EX
Titanium BackUp Root
Ok now the Fun Stuff
v2.2 Release Notes:
# - Custom BootAnimation
# - Added Go Locker
# - Advanced Task Killer - Preinstalled
# - has the latest in Malware Protection
# - New Frameworks
# - added GPS tweaks
# - added ad blocking hosts file
# - increased max window manager events to 150
# - added 3g tweaks
# - Deodex'd
# - Zipaligned
# - Pre-rooted
# - Enabled stagefright
# - new APNS Config Files for MMS Pic Msging
# - ICS Transitions Preinstalled
# - Full Set ICS Sounds (Ringtones, Alarms, UI, Notifications)
Interdpth - For making root possible
To The beta testers for beta testing and risking their phones
thanks to jude on how to get bootanimation.zip working
Thanks to the App Makers for The Awesome Added Apps
Thanks to Koumajutsu for making the EJ06 Odin
hroark13 for CWM
Bloodawn for the 3g Hacks and CIQ Canceling,apps and misc frameworks from CTMod 2.3 Without these 2.2 would not have come together.
nSomniac For finding the Pics Msging Fix the COOL DialPad and all his theming work..
Rookie407 For the Color Scheme Idea/bootanimation, and Background and just being around to help out.
UOT Kitchen for the ICONS, PopUp Colors
Thanks to PureEvil for being a hell of an Admin on the Forums we do miss you in chat and on the board.
Thanks to Everyone Who has Donated to the Development Fund and helped Keep this Project Alive.
AreaRom v2.2-GreenBread based on Android 2.3.7
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