1. PAC757's Avatar
    This morning I had a perfectly fine working 925, I thought I would roll it back to 8.0 to get the AT&T Cyan update. Now I have a totally useless phone that appears to have absolutely no software on it and it will not load from the recovery tool. And yes I tried all the tricks, firewall off, Antivirus off, different cables and USB ports, even different computers. All I have is a red screen that says Nokia. Been trying everything for the past 5 hours. May just bring it to AT&T but I have little faith that anyone there can help me.
    08-22-2014 01:28 PM
  2. PAC757's Avatar
    This is one area that Android has WP beat, it's almost impossible to not recover or reload an Android device.
    08-22-2014 01:33 PM
  3. SSgt Bruskowiz's Avatar
    Look in the wp8.1 section of the forum for the nokia first aid thread. There is a link to multiple tools for recovery's

    Here the toolbox link
    Last edited by SSgt Bruskowiz; 08-22-2014 at 01:53 PM.
    08-22-2014 01:38 PM
  4. phelme's Avatar
    I believe Leo Laporte (Twit.tv) messed up his 1520 using it trying to roll back from using DP.
    08-22-2014 01:53 PM
  5. PAC757's Avatar
    I fixed it, or I should say it fixed itself after a few hours. Finally got the software tool to download again but it kept downloading over and over at 37 minutes a download, got frustrated and left it like that, came home 3 hours later an it was installing the software. Don't know how or why but I'm just happy my phone is no longer a brick :)
    SSgt Bruskowiz likes this.
    08-22-2014 08:51 PM

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