5,605,250 Members 38,449 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

At&t gn2 hard bricked??

Tip us?
gregsarg's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 2879
Posts: 3,769
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: B.F.E.
After the downgrade via Odin. ..
Pull battery. .then power the phone into download mode again. .and run CF auto root. ..

The device will boot itself. ..

Use the UCAMA4 rooted rom from Mr. Robinsons thread. .for your downgrade. ..
Don't worry when the Odin flash fails on the bootloader portion. ..just unplug the phone and pull the battery for the CF step. ..

After boot and rom verification. ..power down and enter DL mode again to flash your custom recovery. ..

The bootloader doesn't play nice with the process. ..but it works. ..g

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I317 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
" There are Givers, and there are Takers. Be a Giver, and these things will come back to you. "......................g

And please, donate to your favorite developer...
Without them, we'd be writing on rocks with a stick...g
fuzio1963's Avatar
Senior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 7
Posts: 333
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: close to chgo
Originally Posted by Jspex View Post
Cool, let us know if this actually worked. This seems to be a problem for 1/2 the people that try the revert to 4.1.1 method.

Did you thank your Developer today?
Nope, still nothing!! Sorry.
LG G Flex
Galaxy Note 3 - its history now!
Some other crapp.....
ShrekOpher's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 80
Posts: 121
Join Date: May 2013
Location: St. Louis
Use Kies to emergency recover back to stock 4.1.1.


1.) Downloads Kies onto your pc
2.) Install drivers to pic
3.) Open Kies and go to TOOLS > instal/upgrade firmware.
4.) Kies will ask you for you device model. AT&T = SHE I317. And your serial number. Located behind the battery.
5.) Hit start in Kies it will down load the stock firmware to your PC. Follow the instructions.
6.) It will eventually ask you to put your phone in download mode and connect it to the pc. Do this.
7.) Don't touch it. It is going to take about 10-20 min depending on your Internet speed and your computer.

When it is complete your phone will be back to stock. The same it was the day you pulled it out of the box.

***I would also make sure you back up any data on your phone because it will delete the sd card. It is also wise to remove any external storage sd.

****when finished you can re root using cf auto root or take the OTA update to get you back to 4.3.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I317 using xda app-developers app
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Cloupload is a Beautiful and Fully Functional CloudApp Client for Android

If you’re a Mac OS X user who frequently uploads screenshots, … more

Microsoft Finally Brings Remote Desktop to Windows Phone

You may recall that back in October of last year, Microsoft released itsofficial … more

SideControl Gains New Powers through Xposed

You may recall that a little overa month ago, we first talked about SideCutsby XDA Forum … more

Leak Points to Windows Start Menu’s Return as Soon as August

About a month ago at this year’s Build conference, Microsoft … more