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android_phone_notes [2009/09/14 15:11]
jtkorb
android_phone_notes [2011/02/26 05:30] (current)
jtkorb removed setting for anonymous identity; not needed
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 ====== Android Phone Notes ====== ====== Android Phone Notes ======
 +===== Reset a Locked Phone =====
  
 +These instructions apply to the situation in which someone has set the lock code and can't remember it.  The result is a "wipe data/​factory reset"​.
 +  - Power off phone (hold red button, select power off).
 +  - Turn on phone (red button) while holding the Home button. ​ Should see an exclamation point in a triangle and a phone icon.
 +  - Open keyboard.
 +  - Select ALT+W to wipe the phone.  ​
 +
 +All user data and installed programs are lost.
 +
 +See http://​phandroid.com/​2008/​10/​25/​how-to-reset-your-g1-and-start-from-scratch/​ for more information.
  
 ===== Update Android G1 (HTC) Firmware ===== ===== Update Android G1 (HTC) Firmware =====
  
-See http://​www.htc.com/​www/​support/​android/​adp.html+See http://​www.htc.com/​www/​support/​android/​adp.html.
  
   * Update "​Device Radio Firmware"​ first,   * Update "​Device Radio Firmware"​ first,
-  * Then update using "Recover ​Image" approach second.+  * Then update using "Recovery ​Image" approach second.
  
 ===== Allow Use without a SIM Card ===== ===== Allow Use without a SIM Card =====
  
 See http://​android-tricks.blogspot.com/​2009/​01/​using-adp1-without-sim-card.html. See http://​android-tricks.blogspot.com/​2009/​01/​using-adp1-without-sim-card.html.
 +
 +This trick is no longer necessary (if it ever was).  Instead, just work through the Android menus--there'​s an option to bypass the telephone configuration.
  
 ===== Configuring the Android Dev Phone to Work with AT&T ===== ===== Configuring the Android Dev Phone to Work with AT&T =====
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 Thanks, Kip. Thanks, Kip.
 +===== Configuring Android Phones to Work with PAL2.0 =====
 +
 +To configure Android-based phones to work with PAL2.0...
  
 +1. Settings (from home screen, press option hard key).
  
 +2. Wireless & Networks.
  
-===== Configuring the Android Dev Phone to Work with PAL2.0 =====+3. Wi-Fi settings.
  
-  ​Install the Android SDK.  ​Open a local shell window.  ​Plug in the Android via USB+4. Add Wi-Fi network (at bottom of screen). 
-  ​- Connect to the Android... +  * Network SSID: PAL2.
-    - ''​% adb root''​ [if necessary] +  * Security: 802.1x EAP 
-    - ''​% adb shell''​ +  ​* EAP method: PEAP 
-  ​- Copy ''​Thawte_Premium_Server_CA.pem''​ to ''/​sdcard/​certs''​ +  * Phase 2 authentication:​ MSCHAPV2 
-    - Visit http://​www.cs.purdue.edu/​homes/​fultz/​Thawte_Premium_Server_CA.pem,​ Select All, Copy +  * CA certificate:​ (unspecified) 
-    - ''​% mkdir /​sdcard/​certs''​ [if necessary] +  ​* User certificate:​ (unspecified) 
-    - ''​% cat /​sdcard/​certs/​Thawte_Premium_Server_CA.pem''​ +  * Identity<ITaP career account
-    - [Paste] +  ​* Anonymous identity: (unspecified
-    - ''​^D''​ +  * Password<ITaP password>
-  ​- Replace/​create file ''​wpa_supplicant.conf''​ in ''/​data/​misc/​wifi''​ +
-    - Visit http://​www.cs.purdue.edu/​homes/​fultz/​wpa_supplicant.conf,​ Select All/Copy +
-    - Paste to local editor, set login and password ​(sigh), then Select All/Copy again +
-    - WarningThe next step overwrites the contents of wpa_supplicant.conf. ​ Any existing configuration information will be lost. +
-    - ''​% cat /​data/​misc/​wifi/​wpa_supplicant.conf''​ +
-    - [Paste] +
-    - ''​^D''​ +
-  - Turn off WiFi, and then turn it back on.  If that doesn'​t do it, then reboot the phone... +
-    - ''​% reboot''​+
  
-Thanks, Charlie.+That should do it and PAL2.0 should connect.
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