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Yes...you didn't research at all. Countless threads on this issue.

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I'd appreciate if you could point me in the direction of one of those threads.
 
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What build were you on? Odin a matching full wipe tar

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Could you perchance tell me how to do that
 
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I'd appreciate if you could point me in the direction of one of those threads.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2448726

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2606501

Most of the ROM developers have fairly explicit instructions on what the requirements are for their ROMs. Others take the approach that you should do some homework before you do something that will potentially turn your $600 phone into a paperweight.

At any rate, you're not the first nor will you be the last. Live and learn.

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Could you perchance tell me how to do that
Do you know what build you were on? Go to Settings>About Phone. Scroll to the build information. We need the last three characters of that build - two letters and a number that start with a "M."


Verizon Samsung Galaxy 4 Hyperdrive ROM RLS 14 Safestrapped on MK2 Base
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http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2448726

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2606501

Most of the ROM developers have fairly explicit instructions on what the requirements are for their ROMs. Others take the approach that you should do some homework before you do something that will potentially turn your $600 phone into a paperweight.

At any rate, you're not the first nor will you be the last. Live and learn.

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Do you know what build you were on? Go to Settings>About Phone. Scroll to the build information. We need the last three characters of that build - two letters and a number that start with a "M."
I think something like me7
 
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Follow the directions. I can't hold your hand because I've never done it. I have just a little experience with ODIN. There's another thread in the development forum that tells you how to do it for the MK2 base. There's a bit more detail on the directions. You can try the MK2 .tar file but the instructions say that might not work.

That will take your phone back to the way it was when it came out of the box. I'd strongly suggest you leave it like that until you've done your homework.

Here's a hint to help you out. Most everything you might need to know is on the first page of each forum. All of the latest and greatest information will be there, including the bugs and the workarounds.


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I'd appreciate if you could point me in the direction of one of those threads.
this forum is loaded with helpful threads

http://forum.xda-developers.com/gala...erizon/general
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