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Jolla reset via terminal

asked 2015-05-07 20:00:32 +0300

dnarik gravatar image

updated 2015-05-07 23:05:34 +0300

My Jolla isn't working properly-it can load, but the only app that is working is terminal. I can't install telnet on my Windows, and I don't want to install Ubuntu. Are here any solutions?

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answered 2015-05-07 23:00:33 +0300

lakutalo gravatar image

updated 2015-05-07 23:18:04 +0300

Hi dnarik! You can use Putty available for Windows. To recover your phone using a Windows PC follow guidlines from this post:

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Hi lakutalo. Can I check whether developer mode is turned on, or even turn it on via terminal?

dnarik ( 2015-05-07 23:05:13 +0300 )edit

I got you wrong in the first place. According to guidlines linked above you do not need dev mode at all.

lakutalo ( 2015-05-07 23:19:23 +0300 )edit

But, as I said, I can't enable telnet on my computer-that's the main problem

dnarik ( 2015-05-07 23:24:35 +0300 )edit

You can always open a telnet session with putty. Use this instead of win telnet.

lakutalo ( 2015-05-07 23:26:36 +0300 )edit

Then alright, I'll try it tomorrow, thanks

dnarik ( 2015-05-07 23:29:50 +0300 )edit

answered 2015-05-07 23:18:43 +0300

tathhu gravatar image

Maybe this helps?

(If it doesn't, you could always boot into live-Ubuntu and to the magic there, no need to install it :))

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Thanks for the live-Ubuntu idea, for now, it's the best variant

dnarik ( 2015-05-07 23:25:17 +0300 )edit

A good alternative if you are familiar with linux. You do not have to install anything on your PC this way.

lakutalo ( 2015-05-07 23:34:00 +0300 )edit
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