New Freerunner, factory image - "Registering..."

Michael Shiloh michael at
Wed Jul 16 23:21:06 CEST 2008

Stroller wrote:
> On 16 Jul 2008, at 18:01, Greg Bonett wrote:
>>> ...
>>> Anyway, once booted to the factory image I get continuously a
>>> "Registering..." message in the top-left corner of the Home screen.
>>> After 30 minutes or so this message persists.
>> Did you get this resolved?  I'm having the same experience right now.
>> Still doing some testing though...
> Hi there,
> Yes, I certainly did. The SIM card was not seated properly.
> In fact, I had it in the wrong way around!! This is quite easy to do  
> - the cut-out corner of the SIM should face the TOP of the phone;  
> once the holder is fully down you slide sideways to lock it - note  
> the word "LOCK ->" stamped into the plastic.
> I think I read on IRC that a number of other people have had the same  
> problem.

If someone can give me an excellent picture in inkscape format I'll add 
it to my guide.

I'll be happy to provide my inkscape drawings as starting points, if 
they will help.


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