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Default [Q] [QP] Can I flash roms?

Hi all, I am fairly new to this whole rooting process for android devices, since i have just recently purchased a galaxy s4 from at&t. Just a few days ago, i've decided to root my device, and after hours of researching i came across geohot's towelroot program and successfully rooted my GS4!. Now i want to install a custom rom, and i would like to know what kind of custom recovery can i use? and am i able to install the cyanogenmod 11? I have downloaded the cyanogenmod installer and it says my device is not supported, but i read on their wiki that i can install it manually but i don't know if my current build is supported by Clockworkmod, or even TWRP for that matter. I havn't flashed any roms by the way and i don't plan on doing so until i am almost certain that i can flash it without bricking.

I am running kitkat 4.4.2 Samsung SGH-I337, my baseband/build number is I337UCUFNC1

Any help would be greatly appreciated thanks!
 
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We have a locked bootloader. So, stock kernel and recovery cannot be replaced. The only recovery we have is safestrap.

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Ahh that sucks thanks for the info. Hopefully they will find a way to unlock it in the future so I can install the cyanogenmod.

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Ahh that sucks thanks for the info. Hopefully they will find a way to unlock it in the future so I can install the cyanogenmod.

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Lots of info in General on what you can do--it is not too bad--
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Lots of info in General on what you can do--it is not too bad--
Yea, i will look in to it. But I am going to do more research before actually flashing a rom, Better safe than sorry haha
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Yea, i will look in to it. But I am going to do more research before actually flashing a rom, Better safe than sorry haha


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