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[DEBRICK TOOL] Backup Sys Dump in case of hard brick - A life saver

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By polish_pat, Senior Member on 28th January 2014, 02:20 AM
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Hey guys,

A lot of people have been hard bricking their device, a lot more than usual, probably because Kit Kat touches the bootloader, so i'm simply asking to you prevent and keep and image of your system dump on your SD card using this tool.

In case of a hard brick, this will allow you to restore your system image and potentially save you big $$$.

This only works if you are already on 4.4

Simply flash this in recovery, save it on internal SD then copy to external SD and keep a copy on your PC

Dropbox link: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/...or_debrick.zip

Thanks to ValenteL for modifying this tool to work on our Note 3
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28th January 2014, 02:47 AM |#2  
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Does this work for any Rom?

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28th January 2014, 03:32 PM |#3  
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Does this work for any Rom?

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This can be used on any stock based 4.4 firmware. The rom doesn't matter because the files it copies are core OS files that are found in any rom
30th January 2014, 04:45 PM |#4  
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This tool just saved a guy that bricked while trying to downgrade from 4.4 to 4.3

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Hi!

I'm not sure I understand something. I flashed the file in Recovery, now what? Is there an output file? What is it's name?

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1st February 2014, 01:04 AM |#6  
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It should be debrick.img
Tell me if you don't find it

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1st February 2014, 12:22 PM |#7  
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Hi, i ran it again and the process said it created this file but i cant find it . i assumed it would be in the same folder as the zip file.

Thanks for the assist

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