Originally Posted by vinokirk
I have never had my internal sd card wiped when performing a factory reset from within the bootloader.
Is this normal?
I would say not normal on most Samsung devices (tested on S3, Note2 and a few other) - from recovery it should not format internal storage partition, only when factory-resetting from Settings.
But to be honest I never tried either one of those two on my Note 3, so I can not guarantee
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