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Hey guys, i'm a beginner that wanna to flash a rom to my galaxy w. From http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2780150 , the instruction given was

Use latest CWM
Wipe data/factory reset
Format system
Format Sdcard0
Install the ROM
Install gapps

but then in my recovery page, i only have wipe data and wipe cache option, don have format system and format sdcard option, how?
 
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Hey guys, i'm a beginner that wanna to flash a rom to my galaxy w. From http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2780150 , the instruction given was

Use latest CWM
Wipe data/factory reset
Format system
Format Sdcard0
Install the ROM
Install gapps

but then in my recovery page, i only have wipe data and wipe cache option, don have format system and format sdcard option, how?
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Thanks, btw I needed to put the rom zip file inside the sdcard in order to install, but after i format the sdcard0, the zip file wont be wipe out?
 
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Thanks, btw I needed to put the rom zip file inside the sdcard in order to install, but after i format the sdcard0, the zip file wont be wipe out?
It will be. You can mount the phone in mass storage mode with "Mount USB storage" to copy the zip over after, however. Most people here use an external SD (sdcard1).
Nokia 5110 (Battery Died) -> Nokia 6030 (Below the Elizabeth Bridge in the Danube) -> Motorola C140 (Dead Mainboard) -> Vodafone (Alcatel) 331 (Lost) -> Samsung E1190 (Snapped In Half) -> Samsung S2530 (Hardbricked, Disposed) -> Samsung GT-S5570 (Backup) -> Samsung GT-S5660 (Sold) -> Nokia C2-02 (Sold) -> Samsung GT-I8150 (Flawless!)

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Currently using: XXLMI (XEU) / ClockWorkMod 6.0.5.0 / CyanogenMod 11 (2014/09/10) / K^Kernel 1.7 (3.4.103+416MB)
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