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[HOWTO] [ROOT] No Tripping Flash Counter [Tmobile / Wind / Mobilicity / Videotron]

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13th February 2013, 06:07 PM |#981  
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Re: [HOWTO] [ROOT] No Tripping Flash Counter [Tmobile / Wind / Mobilicity / Videotron
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Mobile ODIN is a program that allows you to flash any ROM or Update files. So if the ROM is injected with Root (as in this case) then after flash succeeds, you will be rooted.

In short the answer is yes.

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The trick would be to install Mobile ODIN which from I gather requires root prior to installing...right?

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The trick would be to install Mobile ODIN which from I gather requires root prior to installing...right?

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Correct

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13th February 2013, 06:35 PM |#983  
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This question is kind of off topic, but I know somebody in this thread can answer. I'm rooted, still running stock, for the moment. I wanted to know if installing a new boot animation, or kernel will trip the counter? Thanks in advance.

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Correct

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Well now, root is required for Mobile ODIN, I'm wondering how can it be used to actually root

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13th February 2013, 07:00 PM |#985  
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The trick would be to install Mobile ODIN which from I gather requires root prior to installing...right?

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I was able to Push Mobile ODIN via ADB to a Galaxy SII (Unmolested Stock).

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This question is kind of off topic, but I know somebody in this thread can answer. I'm rooted, still running stock, for the moment. I wanted to know if installing a new boot animation, or kernel will trip the counter? Thanks in advance.

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Yes. Especially if done through PC based ODIN.
14th February 2013, 07:40 AM |#986  
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I was able to Push Mobile ODIN via ADB to a Galaxy SII (Unmolested Stock).

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Yes. Especially if done through PC based ODIN.

Does everything dealing with the S3 have to be done with Odin? Can't do the boot animation the old way? Like just putting the boot animation zip into the correct folder? Or do it using ROM Toolbox?

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Does everything dealing with the S3 have to be done with Odin? Can't do the boot animation the old way? Like just putting the boot animation zip into the correct folder? Or do it using ROM Toolbox?

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you don't need odin for anything. It is one of many ways to root. You surely don't need it after rooting for boot ani's or flashing anything. What can't be done with simple root access can be done with a non-stock recovery.
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Ok, my question here is not related to what yall just been saying....


Has anyone installed and used Titanium Backup after root?

does this trip the counter as well ?

by the way, the counter can be reset
15th February 2013, 08:07 PM |#989  
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Ok, my question here is not related to what yall just been saying....


Has anyone installed and used Titanium Backup after root?

does this trip the counter as well ?

by the way, the counter can be reset

Installing Titanium from Google Play will never Trip Flash Counter.
17th February 2013, 02:12 PM |#990  
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Ok, my question here is not related to what yall just been saying....


Has anyone installed and used Titanium Backup after root?

does this trip the counter as well ?

by the way, the counter can be reset


NO it will not trip flash counter but it depends how you root
I am using Titanium Backup after rooting with root66 and my flash counter shows 0 only system status is as Modified rest every thing is normal.
Yes counter can be reset to 0 by using Triangle away.
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Odin Flashable TWRP Recovery - openrecovery-twrp-2.3.1.0-d2tmo.tar.md5

Where do I put this in Odin at?? PDA as usual??

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