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Default Phone doesn't shut off and I can't access recovery.

Hello, every time I shut my S2 off, it automatically boots itself up again unless it's on a charger and I can't access recovery mode by pressing power, home and volume up buttons. But I somehow can access download mode! Only way to go into recovery is by rebooting into it from the advanced reboot menu when the device is up. I've had this same issue on CM 10.2, SlimBean and OmnirROM but I can go into recovery by pressing the buttons if I'm on stock Samsung jellybean for some reason.

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Hello, every time I shut my S2 off, it automatically boots itself up again unless it's on a charger and I can't access recovery mode by pressing power, home and volume up buttons. But I somehow can access download mode! Only way to go into recovery is by rebooting into it from the advanced reboot menu when the device is up. I've had this same issue on CM 10.2, SlimBean and OmnirROM but I can go into recovery by pressing the buttons if I'm on stock Samsung jellybean for some reason.

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flash stock rom .. then again install any other custom after data wipe/factory reset and check whether if it can go in to recovery after phone is switched off ??
if still after you switched off phone it does restart on itself or cannot enter into recovery then you better take it to the samsung care if it's still in warranty ..

Have it is water damaged before ??
if it is water damaged then the motherboard or power ic may be faulty which results into automatic restart of phone even after POWERING OFF the device..
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flash stock rom .. then again install any other custom after data wipe/factory reset and check whether if it can go in to recovery after phone is switched off ??
if still after you switched off phone it does restart on itself or cannot enter into recovery then you better take it to the samsung care if it's still in warranty ..

Have it is water damaged before ??
if it is water damaged then the motherboard or power ic may be faulty which results into automatic restart of phone even after POWERING OFF the device..
I don't think it's been water damaged before but I did have some issues with the USB port where the phone randomly thought it was charging when it wasn't even connected to a charger but I fixed that using a toothpick to clean up the port. Device isn't in warranty anymore, unfortunately. But I recall having to go to stock before and doing the data wipe and factory resetting process, so it's all kinda weird.

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I don't think it's been water damaged before but I did have some issues with the USB port where the phone randomly thought it was charging when it wasn't even connected to a charger but I fixed that using a toothpick to clean up the port. Device isn't in warranty anymore, unfortunately. But I recall having to go to stock before and doing the data wipe and factory resetting process, so it's all kinda weird.

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Try this :

BOTH IN STOCK and CUSTOM ROM (After Following proper instructions provided by OP to install ROM)

a) Try whether your phone does boot up again after switching off again ?
b) If you can enter recovery when phone is switched off ?

POST results here..
If the problem persists only in custom ROM not in STOCK then its SOFTWARE ISSUE..
IF still this Problem is in Stock ROM too then its HARDWARE PROBLEM ..

Take your phone to the Local Repair Shops to check for USB and MAINBOARD .. according to the results ofcourse..
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