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Hey so i BRICKED my galaxy s4 by trying to wipe it and now it says firmware encounter

1st February 2014, 06:47 PM   |  #1  
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Hey so i BRICKED my galaxy s4 by trying to wipe it and now it says firmware encountered an issue... please select recovery mode in kies and try again... all the stock firmwares I have tried did not fix my phone.. im was on 4.3 and tried rooting it and never got root access so I wanted to wipe it all then It became bricked... please help me if ya can! thank you!!!
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Hey so i BRICKED my galaxy s4 by trying to wipe it and now it says firmware encountered an issue... please select recovery mode in kies and try again... all the stock firmwares I have tried did not fix my phone.. im was on 4.3 and tried rooting it and never got root access so I wanted to wipe it all then It became bricked... please help me if ya can! thank you!!!

Pull the battery for 10 sec and put it back. Then press and hold power+volumedown inorder to reach download mode. Then flash the stock rom again via odin.

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1st February 2014, 06:57 PM   |  #3  
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I have done that plenty of times... still doesn't work..
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Pull the battery for 10 sec and put it back. Then press and hold power+volumedown inorder to reach download mode. Then flash the stock rom again via odin.

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do you have a link for 4.3 stock firmware? AT&T I337
1st February 2014, 07:00 PM   |  #5  
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I have done that plenty of times... still doesn't work..

PIT ... naderas all and pit had the situation

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PIT ... naderas all and pit had the situation

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WHAT???? don't understand what you just said..
1st February 2014, 11:51 PM   |  #7  
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Provide all info before asking help multiple times on the same problem.

Which model exactly ? I9500 or I9505 ?
Which type of brick ? stuck in bootloop or what ?
Can you enter the download mode ?
Before flash random firmware have you try using Kies and the Emergency Firmware Recovery ?

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