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I have an HTC Sensation with ICS Android on it. How can I revert back to Gingerbread?

I have root and s-off. I tried to flash my Gingerbread ROM (??) in the recovery but am now stuck in a boot loop.

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What do you mean "no effect"? What happened when you flashed the rom? –  SaintWacko Sep 17 '12 at 20:29
    
Just out of curiosity; why do you want to revert to Gingerbread? Also, can you try another ROM? Try reflashing /system if that is a part of the instructions. Also try a stock factory reset. –  bigbadonk420 Sep 21 '12 at 11:09
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Did you wipe before flashing? –  Chinmay Kanchi Sep 21 '12 at 17:39
    
-I tried about 12 or 15 ICS roms but gingenbread is better to me. -Yes, I've done a full wipe before flashing –  Synaps Sep 23 '12 at 11:40
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Do this:

  • Boot into Recovery
  • Wipe cache
  • Wipe Dalvik cache
  • Wipe them again
  • Install your ROM

The first successful boot afterwards is going to take a while, as it is rebuilding Dalvik cache.

If you are not boot looping here, just let it go for a long while. If it boots a while and reboots, wait some more.

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