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23rd June 2014, 10:54 PM |#1  
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I am rooted is there any thing special I need to do before flashing a rom ? I keep hearing this safe strap ...just want to play it safe.

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23rd June 2014, 10:56 PM |#2  
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Safestrap is amazing I completely recommend it.

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23rd June 2014, 10:56 PM |#3  
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Safestrap is amazing I completely recommend it.

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ok is that a requirement? school me

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23rd June 2014, 11:36 PM |#4  
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ok is that a requirement? school me

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Since you're on MJ5, your bootloader is locked. The ONLY way to install a custom rom is to use safestrap. You'll need Safestrap-HLTEATT-3.71.apk.

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23rd June 2014, 11:44 PM |#5  
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Since you're on MJ5, your bootloader is locked. The ONLY way to install a custom rom is to use safestrap. You'll need Safestrap-HLTEATT-3.71.apk.

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noooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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23rd June 2014, 11:47 PM |#6  
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There are several good 4.3 roms available, and safestrap is a very, well.., safe way to flash roms. No custom kernels or CyanogenMod though.

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24th June 2014, 03:41 AM |#7  
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Thank you guys but I am used to more freedom aka Unlocked bootloader ,that's crazy though that the ATT version is as strict as big red

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