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My brothers S3 is soft bricked, it boots but will not go into recovery mode. It will go into download mode but before I am able to flash anything it shuts off. I made sure that the battery was fully charged. Any suggestions?
 
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My brothers S3 is soft bricked, it boots but will not go into recovery mode. It will go into download mode but before I am able to flash anything it shuts off. I made sure that the battery was fully charged. Any suggestions?
Whwn you go into download mode are you connected to ODIN? Does Odin at least see the device?
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Odin recognizes it but before it can do anything the phone shuts off

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Odin recognizes it but before it can do anything the phone shuts off

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Sometimes the power button gets stuck. Will always reboot.

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Sometimes the power button gets stuck. Will always reboot.

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So how can I fix that? Will I have to send it to Samsung?
 
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So how can I fix that? Will I have to send it to Samsung?
Make sure it has a satisfying click when pressed. If yes than I'm wrong. If not than try pressing it a couple times or spraying compressed air at it.

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Make sure it has a satisfying click when pressed. If yes than I'm wrong. If not than try pressing it a couple times or spraying compressed air at it.

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It is a satisfying click, I don't think that its the issue, any other ideas?

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