Originally Posted by 88keys6strings
Only if you're going to dirty flash it, but at that point, I'd just dirty flash it anyways. The file should already be there if you're on a ROM that can recognize your phone. I also do recommend a clean flash. I'm sorry if I made this difficult. When flashing the rom, it'll format /data which is where the file is held so if you had the file there already, it would just wipe it.
i was talking from a clean install
drop file in the proper location then wipe phone flash rom with new file and them proceed to set up the phone