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[Q] My phone's lock screen wont lock

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By krupat31, Junior Member on 5th July 2014, 04:51 AM
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My galaxy s4 lock screen wont lock, the button works because i can shut it down and i tried a factory reset but that didnt work. Even the screen timeout wont work and its on 15 seconds. If anyone has any ideas that could fix this issue please comment!
 
 
5th July 2014, 12:33 PM |#2  
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My galaxy s4 lock screen wont lock, the button works because i can shut it down and i tried a factory reset but that didnt work. Even the screen timeout wont work and its on 15 seconds. If anyone has any ideas that could fix this issue please comment!

you rooted?
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It was rooted when the problem started but i unrooted it from the supersu app and the root checker app said that it was not rooted but the lock screen still wouldnt lock.
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It was rooted when the problem started but i unrooted it from the supersu app and the root checker app said that it was not rooted but the lock screen still wouldnt lock.

why you dont try to root again,install CWM or TWRP recovery,and flash custom ROM
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why you dont try to root again,install CWM or TWRP recovery,and flash custom ROM

Yeah i will try that and let you know how it went, thanks.
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Yeah i will try that and let you know how it went, thanks.

ok
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By flashing a custom rom you mean using odin again right?
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By flashing a custom rom you mean using odin again right?

This is for official ROMS, stock..
for flashing custom you need CWM or TWRP recovery
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This is for official ROMS, stock..
for flashing custom you need CWM or TWRP recovery

Okay so i rooted and have cwm what do i do next?
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Okay so i rooted and have cwm what do i do next?

next go to android development thread for your devce, chose rom
and you have everything
all steps
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