Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,786,479 Members 37,328 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

SGS2 won't power up / start after repartitioning

Tip us?
 
localh0st
Old
#1  
localh0st's Avatar
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 3
Posts: 77
Join Date: Nov 2010
Default SGS2 won't power up / start after repartitioning

Hello. I've had problem with my I9100 today. It suddenly powered off, then I've seen only Dorimanx splash. After wiping data (factory reset) through recovery, I've seen only SGS2 bootlogo. I wanted to flash my phone with another CWM via Odin, but it always failed. Then I've tried repartition my internal storage via Odin and PIT file, but after wainting about 20minutes nothing happened. I disconnected my phone, pull off battery... now it won't start, won't boot up, go into recovery or download mode. After connecting charger cable still nothing happens.
What else can I do to fix it? Motherboard replacement is the last one I would like to do.
 
evolutionisbad
Old
#2  
evolutionisbad's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 39
Posts: 103
Join Date: Nov 2012
Did you have a firmware / rom file in Odin as well as the pit file?
 
localh0st
Old
#3  
localh0st's Avatar
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 3
Posts: 77
Join Date: Nov 2010
Quote:
Originally Posted by evolutionisbad View Post
Did you have a firmware / rom file in Odin as well as the pit file?
No, just pit file.
 
evolutionisbad
Old
#4  
evolutionisbad's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 39
Posts: 103
Join Date: Nov 2012
Looks like that could be the issue. I used this guide when doing mine - http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2538947

Main focus is getting the phone into download mode, or even recovery mode, then we can reflash and repartition.

Sent from my GT-I9100P using Tapatalk

---------- Post added at 02:31 PM ---------- Previous post was at 02:30 PM ----------

Are you getting anything on the phone or in odin when connecting to the pc?

Sent from my GT-I9100P using Tapatalk
 
localh0st
Old
#5  
localh0st's Avatar
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 3
Posts: 77
Join Date: Nov 2010
After connecting it nothing happens, my PC and ODIN does not recognize it. I can't get into Download Mode. I've no idea what else I can do. :/
 
evolutionisbad
Old
#6  
evolutionisbad's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 39
Posts: 103
Join Date: Nov 2012
You may have to buy a USB jig to force it into download mode. I've never used one but hopefully someone who has will stumble on this thread.


Sent from my GT-I9100P using Tapatalk
 
localh0st
Old
#7  
localh0st's Avatar
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 3
Posts: 77
Join Date: Nov 2010
I'll try to find JIG tomorrow. Any other tips for mine issue?
 
TheImpossibleEnemy
Old
#8  
TheImpossibleEnemy's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 128
Posts: 323
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Local Bubble
The only option left is the last one you would like to do
GT-i9100
NeatROM 6.3
Apolo 4.14
The Following User Says Thank You to TheImpossibleEnemy For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
MistahBungle
Old
#9  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 3,205
Posts: 7,088
Join Date: Nov 2011
Try a jig but understand it has a 0.00000000000000000000001% chance of working; this isn't a case of your phone having a really good chance of booting into DL mode simply by slotting a jig in the USB port.

Motherboard replacement most likely scenario as TheImpossibleEnemy has said.
If it's important enough to cause you grief if it's lost, back it up. No excuses
Trolling for thanks is lame
Does Samsung's auto-brightness implementation crap drive you to self-harm ? A solution !
Failure to search is the leading cause of male impotence on XDA
If you don't know how to recover if things go wrong, what are you doing flashing custom roms ?
 
keithross39
Old
#10  
keithross39's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 1,192
Posts: 1,980
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Oxford
Try here....
http://www.parts4repair.com/categori...-Repair-Parts/
for a replacement motherboard.....

Sent from my Markox powered KitKatted S2

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Try to Keep Up with Just Swipe Game

Sometimes, the simplest of games are the ones that end up beingthe most addictive and end up consuming … more

MultiROM Ported to the Moto E

Few categoriesof Android development are as intrinsically interestingas the ability to boot into multiple … more

XDA Xposed Tuesday: How to Control Google Play Wake Locks – XDA Developer TV

Xposed Modules are usually pretty simple. There are a few … more

Make Text Entry More Efficient with Macro Text Expansion

One of the best things about the modern day smartphone is its ability to save us … more