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[Q] Unlock to ATT phone to tmobile custom rom?

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21st March 2014, 04:14 PM   |  #1  
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Hi I just unlocked the note 2 att version by downgrading to firmware 4.1.1. Now I can use the phone for t-mobile. I now want to root and have t-mobile based rom installed.

To achieve this must I first odin flash t-mobile's official 4.1.2 firmware and
then root and then install a t-mobile 4.1.2 based custom rom?
Or can I simple root and just install a 4.1.2 t-mobile custom rom?


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Originally Posted by h1a8

Hi I just unlocked the note 2 att version by downgrading to firmware 4.1.1. Now I can use the phone for t-mobile. I now want to root and have t-mobile based rom installed.

To achieve this must I first odin flash t-mobile's official 4.1.2 firmware and
then root and then install a t-mobile 4.1.2 based custom rom?
Or can I simple root and just install a 4.1.2 t-mobile custom rom?


Thanks!

First, why do you need a T-Mobile ROM? Is it for the wifi calling?
21st March 2014, 06:47 PM   |  #3  
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First, why do you need a T-Mobile ROM? Is it for the wifi calling?

Yes exactly. That is the only reason really.
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Yes exactly. That is the only reason really.

I have it in Note3 and it sucks...
I also have unlocked Note2 and it works fine on T-Mobile.
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26th March 2014, 02:12 AM   |  #5  
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Do not odin the T889 firmware. Keep your current bootloader and modem, flash a tmo rom via recovery. Problems can be addressed in the rom thread.

Hastily spouted for your befuddlement
27th March 2014, 08:44 PM   |  #6  
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This ROM should work

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2568537
||ROM|| Jedi MasterX2 ||4.3||MULTICARRIER|| 12|23 |

Official T-mobile 4.3 Firmware
Wifi Calling of course for T-Mobile Users
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