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210 responses to “Verizon’s HTC XV6900 Update Packs Punch, We’re Offering It Early”

  1. BenL

    Guys,
    I have xv6900 wm6.1. I tried the registry change with Hex for address and everything but it’s not working. My PDEport was 8888 before and I changed it to 8889 as the link suggested. What is going on here? The navigation helped big time. I was lost in a very dangerous neighborhood once and it navigate me out in minutes :).

  2. Marissa

    Hey, can anyone tell me if this upgrade changes the home screen on the phone? I really like the black/white/red contrast and i’d be upset if windows mobile 6.1 changed that. Thanks!

  3. john

    could anyone send me a link for the windows mobile 6.5 mod
    I saw it on another xv6900 and the today screen was a spinning cube or something, Anyways it was awesome and would like to know,where to find that mod,thanks in advance,htc noob 🙂

  4. Mike

    Hi guys I posted on here a while ago and I was just notified by john’s post about the new winmo 6.5 leak. I’ve found other sites where the flash roms are and some of them say for verizon, sprint, blah blah blah. They do mention somewhere that the phone should be unlocked though. I am currently running the original flash rom from this page, I never updated to the “Real” winmo 6.1 and my phone runs absolutely fine. So, if I install the 6.5 update will my phone still work even though it isn’t “unlocked”. I bought it from the carrier.

    Let me know what you guys find.

    Anyways, here’s some links john, maybe you can find more info than I did.

    http://forum.ppcgeeks.com/showthread.php?t=65434
    http://www.everythingwm.com/forum/marketplace/wts-vzw-xv6900-unlocked-to-wm-6-5-a-35141.html

    try ’em. tell me what’s good 😀

  5. john

    Thanks Mike I was still unable to find the ROM I was looking for. It was kind of a 3-d type scrolling cube from the today screen.
    worked similar to I-pod type OS. but when I looked into the properties of my buddies phone it said 6.5 I was like wtf.
    that isn’t even out yet. Said a guy at the phone store did it for him. (lol) but I live several hundreds of miles away, so no upgrade for me. If anyone knows where to find this 3-d wm 6.5 please let me know by e-mail tnluv865@aol.com
    thanks for all the responses, Sincerely John D. The Fourth Apostle

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