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Bootloader usb init

The last few dyas i have had terrible reception on my phone and when i tried to use it today it gives me the blue screen that says bootloader usb init. I have tried everything and cannot get it working.... So do I lose all my #s and pictures now?

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Re: bootloader usb init

I have the same problem and emailed Motorola for advice. I didn't tell it was because my 9 month old was chewing on my phone. They to press the Menu key and the left soft key and that this should return you to an "idle" screen where you can scroll through the menu or place calls. Failing that try the left, then menu then left again. If it still does not work remove the battery for 10 to 15 seconds, reinsert and that should do it. This did not work for me so I'll try to let it air out for a few days and try again. Good luck.

Posted on Nov 11, 2007

Re: bootloader usb init

Mine did this too, Remove the batery and look at the moisture indicator. Is it red? The indicator is a circular white "dot"...looks like a sticker. If it is red, you have moisture damage. Take the battery our and let it dry out......for awhile. It may begin working again. If it has a red dot, you might be out of luck with your provider unless you have insurance. I bought a new identical phone on e-bay and programmed it. Pne day I pulled out the old phone to retreive the battery and use it on my new phone and voila! The bootloader screen was gone! I took it to my provider and had them pull the old contact info off. This phone now can be reprogrammed by my provider. Weird.

Posted on Aug 27, 2007

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