Tutorial [GUIDE][HOW-TO]Update to latest Official Firmware[All Samsung Device]

About this Guide:

In this guide you will learn how to Update your phone to the latest stock firmware available for your device for your region/country with Kies.
  • You will make your device status from Un-official To Official.
  • Your device will get Un-Rooted and all the changes you have made by rooting the device will be fixed .
  • If you have flashed wrong stock ROM or of other Region/Country this will fix it.
  • Fix software problems you face

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Note:
  • If you have Bricked your device or your device is Not booting Up This thread is Not for you.
  • For those who face Software problems are requested to try resetting your Phone to check if it fixes by it Before trying this.
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    Go to Settings--> Back up and reset --> Factory Data Reset
Difficulty level: Easy

Things you need:
  • A computer with Kies installed.
  • Internet Connection.
  • USB Cable.
  • A working Brain .
  • Of-course the device to be updated.
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For Example I will be using My Device - Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini "GT-I8190N"

Step 1:
  • Open Kies
  • Go to Tools
  • Firmware Upgrade and Instantiation
Step 2:
  • Enter Your Phone Model Number

    Go to Settings --> About Phone, Find Your Model Number
    Note: You Should Enter As it is in Settings i.e, "GT-I8190N"
Step 3:
  • Now Enter your device Serial Number

    Note: Go to Settings--> Status--> Find Serial Number.

Step 4:
  • Click "OK" to the Dialogue boxes
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Now It will start Downloading Drivers etc to Flash..
Step 5:
  • Check "I have read all of the above Information."
  • Connect your device
  • Select "Proceed without saving"
  • Then Click "Start Upgrade"
  • All Moste Done!
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It will now download and flash the Firmware to Your Device
Step 6:
  • Your device will Reboot and Install the firmware.
  • Reboot and You're Done!
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Congratulations! Your Device is Now Official!
Step 7:
Hit the thanks button
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Originally Posted by SadEff
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