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Default [Q] Installing 4.4.2 via OTA

When the download finish it says reboot to install, when the phone gets to recovery mode installing the update it says error installing update, what should i do?
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Are you on 100% stock MK2 unrooted? If you are on a custom ROM or have a custom recovery with root it will not install the zip as it checks to see if your phone has any modified files.

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The phone isnt rooted and it has the stock recovery, as u said how can i check if there are some modified files?

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Did you delete, froze any apps that came with the phone? Did you install hotspot or anything that modified the system?

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I havent deleted any app, the hostpot is the original app from sprint
But i still dont know why it wont update

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If you really want to update to kit kat then just odin mk2 .tar and do a fresh install again and just try the download again.

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I will lose all my data but i will think so

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I will lose all my data but i will think so

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You won't lose your data. A stock tar install does not erase data unless you do a factory reset.
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Ok then i will have to wait for the update.zip from Sammobile firmware

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