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Froyo for the Vibrant being updated through Samsung Mini Kies ... Good luck! (Updated with Samsung statement)

Phil Nickinson 63

The good news -- the T-Mobile Vibrant indeed is getting its Froyo update. The bad news -- it looks like (thus far) you have to do it through Samsung's Mini Kies program. That's right, in this day and age of over-the-air updates, you have to plug your phone into a computer to update. Le sigh. We've only been at it for an hour or so now, and Kies is still seeing our Vibrant as an "...

Samsung Vibrant update available on Kies, but T-Mobile says don't install it

Jerry Hildenbrand 10

While getting everything ready to write up the obligatory How To manually update your Samsung Vibrant post, we stumbled across the above.  We're not exactly sure what these known issues may be, but T-Mobile is warning users NOT to do the manual update through the Samsung Kies program, but to patiently wait for the OTA.  If you haven't already updated, don't.  Carriers don't have to help...