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By tomiakaz, Junior Member on 28th August 2014, 12:07 PM
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Hey guys, so i really want the kitkat update, but i can't get it. It says, that 4.2.2 is the latest version.. What should i do?
 
 
28th August 2014, 12:15 PM |#2  
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Which phone model du you have?
Rootet or not?
You can install the newest firmware yourself with Odin if you want.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2265477

This is a guide for i9505 and i9500 so check you model before flashing


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28th August 2014, 12:32 PM |#3  
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Which phone model du you have?
Rootet or not?
You can install the newest firmware yourself with Odin if you want.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2265477

This is a guide for i9505 and i9500 so check you model before flashing


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i have the i9505 and i am not rooted. Will this method work if im not rooted?
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i have the i9505 and i am not rooted. Will this method work if im not rooted?

Yes will work. Chose the right firmware for your country and be happy
Firmwares are listed in post 2 of the guide I think

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Yes will work. Chose the right firmware for your country and be happy
Firmwares are listed in post 2 of the guide I think

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My country isn't listed there, so i should download Open European (4.4.2), right?
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Which csc do you have then?
csc means the firmware code. You can find it out when you connect the S4 with Kies. There you can find 3 letters in brackets.

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Which csc do you have then?
csc means the firmware code. You can find it out when you connect the S4 with Kies. There you can find 3 letters in brackets.

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That's kind of a problem.. Kies does not recognize my S4...
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Oh okay. You can take the open Europe firmware. Or you can google you country and look if there is a 4.4.2 firmware for it

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Oh okay. You can take the open Europe firmware. Or you can google you country and look if there is a 4.4.2 firmware for it

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Sorry for stupid questions, but when i extracted the .rar, i got 4 different files. Should i select the largest one? I'm asking, because "Step 5) click on pda in odin (if odin 3.09 choose AP) and choose the file ".tar"". And if my phone is 16gb, i don't need any extra steps or something?
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Sorry for stupid questions, but when i extracted the .rar, i got 4 different files. Should i select the largest one? I'm asking, because "Step 5) click on pda in odin (if odin 3.09 choose AP) and choose the file ".tar"". And if my phone is 16gb, i don't need any extra steps or something?

Chose the .tar file and ad in AP
Can you give me a link from this firmware?
Did you download a four part firmware?

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Chose the .tar file and ad in AP
Can you give me a link from this firmware?
Did you download a four part firmware?

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Really sorry for stupid questions. https://mega.co.nz/#!ON4zTagL!WdK7ud...3eSaF8SKDcnsiQ downloaded from here (http://prntscr.com/4hd8mo the Open European (4.4.2) one)

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