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[NB1►DOWNGRADE★UPDATE◄MK2] ★ [NB1 FULL ODIN] ★ [Apr.24.2014]

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13th March 2014, 04:11 PM   |  #441  
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Stock NB1 to SafeStrap + VenonNB1 Instructions
Instructions to go from Stock NB1 to SafeStrap + VenonNB1

Disclaimer: None of this is my work - I prepared this install instructions for my benefit and have not executed them yet - I will do so today and post results - I recommend you read this for clarity only but rely on experts and their posts (see Source below) for executing whatever changes you are making to your phone. Everything is at your risk!!!

Experts - please let me know if any corrections are needed - Last thing I want to do is brick everyone else phone.



Credits/Source
1) |★NB1►DOWNGRADE★METHOD◄MK2★ | ★NB1★FULL★ODIN★UPDATE★NB1★ | ★Mar.08.2014★|
2) >>>DEADLY-VENOM-V3.0 KITKAT EDITION<<< POST # 4

Checkpoint 1 - Starting Point: You are on stock NB1

Section 1 - Downgrade from NB1 Stock to MK2 System - You will still retain NB1 Bootloader

Source: |★NB1►DOWNGRADE★METHOD◄MK2★ | ★NB1★FULL★ODIN★UPDATE★NB1★ | ★Mar.08.2014★|

Step1: Download 3 files from Post#1
1) JFLTE_USA_ATT_16G.pit
2) 1AP_I337UCUEMK2_1921628_REV06_user_low_ship_MULTI_ C ERT.tar.md5
3) ODIN3_v3.09.zip

Step2: Go to download mode and ODIN the two files - PIT file in PIT slot and second file in PDA slot.

Step3: Boot into recovery and choose full wipe/factory reset

Step4: Re-root using SafeRoot

Step5: Reinstall SafeStap 3.71

Section 2 - DEADLY-VENOM-V3.0 KITKAT EDITION

Source: >>>DEADLY-VENOM-V3.0 KITKAT EDITION<<< POST # 4

Check Point 2: You are on NB1 Bootloader, MK2 System rooted via saferoot and have Safestrap v3.71 installed If your state is not as listed then stop now!!

Downloads :

1)DVSS-v3-KitKat-Edition- http://d-h.st/1B9
Mirror : http://d-h.st/tGN
2) @rebel1699 CUSTOM KITKAT MAGIC TAR http://d-h.st/53g

Instructions

Step1. Extract @rebel1699 Custom KitKat Magic tar contents and Odin 3.09 to an easily accessed location on your computer.

Step2. Place DVSS-V3-KITKAT EDITION on your external sd card

Step3. Reboot to safestrap. BACKUP YOUR CURRENT STOCK SLOT!!! Wipe stock slot wipe-advanced wipe- choose all except external sdcard

Step4. Install DVSS-V3-KITKAT-EDITION to stock slot.

Step5. Once the rom has sucessfully flashed, tap home button. Tap reboot, and choose reboot to download. (download mode). Phone will now boot to download mode.

Step6. Plug the phone into the pc, and open odin 3.09 (may require you to open as admin)

Now, in odin, add the files you extracted earlier from @rebel1699 CUSTOM KITKAT MAGIC TAR to their respective slot. BL>>>BL SLOT ....AP>>>AP SLOT ....CP>>>CP SLOT.

There is no need to tick any boxes. They do this automatically.

Once everything has loaded, hit start. Hopefully after it finishes and reboots, Venom 4.4 will boot.

Check Point 3 (done): You are on NB1 Bootloader, SafeStrap installed with Deadly Venom NB1 base ROM installed on System Slot

Repeat Disclaimer: None of this is my work - I prepared this install instructions for my benefit and have not executed them yet - I will do so today and post results - You are welcome to follow them at your risk!!!
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13th March 2014, 04:34 PM   |  #442  
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OH SO SIKED!!!

Up and running on Stock Slot with DVSS 3
YEEE HAWWW!!!

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13th March 2014, 05:04 PM   |  #443  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DraKuL71

Alright… I'm gonna give this thing a shot and let's see what happens! I'll only get 1 stab at it this morning since I need to be at work in 2 hours.
AT&T SGH-I337, NB1 downgraded to to MK2, BL already upgraded, Knox already tripped. Will post results.

Sweeeeeeeeet!!!! I'm so excited right now I don't know what to do! This works
When that DV ROM booted up and it prompted me for a wifi connection I was ecstatic. Now all my stuff is restoring from Google. I'll use this ROM all day at work and see how it runs but so far it looks like all is going smooth.

Edit: I know what to do.. Go and hit that THANKS button as many times as I can.

If I find any issues or bugs I'll report them.
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13th March 2014, 07:01 PM   |  #444  
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I'm unclear exactly how safestrap even works when something is flashed to the stock slot. Is that still "safe" in terms of knox warranty void flag? How is it even possible to flash to the stock slot anyway, I thought something has to be left untouched or something along those lines.

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13th March 2014, 07:43 PM   |  #445  
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Minor snag
This is worth noting but I will test it again. After this awesome ROM was installed and I went to my typical customization processes, a battery mod that I have flashed successfully before on other ROMS including the 4.3 version of this ROM caused SafeStrap to go haywire. I saw the warning about flashing other ROMS in SafeStrap after this procedure completes and I am wondering if this applies to other non-ROM customization zips. It was a strange quirk: SafeStrap warned that it could not mount /system and that the stock slot had no OS but in reality, the OS was there (because it booted). Unfortunately I had already performed a factory reset so I had to reapply all my apps and settings.

I am going to flash another mod (volume booster) that has always worked in the past and see how SS reacts to it. This time, I will not do a factory reset if it states there's no OS or that it couldn't mount the partitions.
13th March 2014, 09:16 PM   |  #446  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by rebel1699

BlackBox 3.0 is installable as is. No edits needed. Retains root. Only flaw I see so far is "sound" section in settings FC's when tapped. Remember, if you are on a custom nb1 already, you need to Odin mk3 boot.IMG before flashing anything in ss.

Boot to download. Odin mk3 boot.IMG.

Reboot to safestrap. Wipe and install black box on stock. Install nb1 modules.

Boot back to download and odin nb1 magic tars. Let it reboot. Profit.

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I was able to run BB 3.0 but I can't get the Wi-Fi to work. Do I still need to flash mk2 modules?

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13th March 2014, 11:02 PM   |  #447  
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There working on NB1 Modules at the moment prior to being released to the masses:thumbup::thumbup:

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13th March 2014, 11:06 PM   |  #448  
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Originally Posted by DraKuL71

This is worth noting but I will test it again. After this awesome ROM was installed and I went to my typical customization processes, a battery mod that I have flashed successfully before on other ROMS including the 4.3 version of this ROM caused SafeStrap to go haywire. I saw the warning about flashing other ROMS in SafeStrap after this procedure completes and I am wondering if this applies to other non-ROM customization zips. It was a strange quirk: SafeStrap warned that it could not mount /system and that the stock slot had no OS but in reality, the OS was there (because it booted). Unfortunately I had already performed a factory reset so I had to reapply all my apps and settings.

I am going to flash another mod (volume booster) that has always worked in the past and see how SS reacts to it. This time, I will not do a factory reset if it states there's no OS or that it couldn't mount the partitions.

What were your results when flashing the volume mod? Did it work?
13th March 2014, 11:28 PM   |  #449  
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Dark Carnage v2.0.0 KitKat 4.4.2 NB9 for Safestrap i already Made It wait for ted77usa to put it up Stay Tuned
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13th March 2014, 11:41 PM   |  #450  
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ted77usa - First of all many thanks for your great work. I have installed Deadly Venom ROM and it works great however there are two pieces that I don't understand

1) What does rebel1699's Custom Magic KitKat tar do? I know it has BL/AP/CP files that we odin. Please explain.

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Now, in odin, add the files you extracted earlier to their respective slot. BL>>>BL SLOT ....AP>>>AP SLOT ....CP>>>CP SLOT.

2) I started with NB1 stock and now I am on Deadly Venom ROM - if I need to go back to stock (for warranty purpose) what would I do? I am guessing ODIN NB1 USER USE THIS below. What will that do?

Quote:
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To get back to a full mk2 system with all normal functionality, Download & extract files below according to your current firmware. Reboot to download mode, and flash the following odin files

MK2 USER USE THIS : http://d-h.st/JqE
NB1 USER USE THIS : http://d-h.st/4Zy


Reboot and enter safestrap. Wipe stock slot, and restore your backup. Back to normal.

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