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Default Boot looping S5830i after attempted CWM flash

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I rooted my S5830i then moved onto add CWM this one ( http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2583845 )
was sure it was correct version.
After flash and reboot am stuck in boot loop samsung logo no further.
i can get back into recovery but cannot seem to flash a clean rom.

Recovery reports

Appling muti-CSC-
E:failed to mount /system (invalid argument)
E:failed to mount /system (invalid argument)

tried reflashing CWM
and tried to flash a couple of roms
nothing seems to work always get samsung logo and boots no further.

Really appreciate some assistance.

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hey bro i visited the link given by you and by mistake you have flashed GT-S5830's CWM over you GT-S5830i and the device might be bricked is the download mode accessible
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Go to this link for s5830i cwm file..
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1552792

Sent from my GT-S5830i using Tapatalk 2
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hey bro i visited the link given by you and by mistake you have flashed GT-S5830's CWM over you GT-S5830i and the device might be bricked is the download mode accessible
Hi thanks for the reply and assistance.
Yes i can still boot into download mode
any suggestions??
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Hi thanks for the reply and assistance.
Yes i can still boot into download mode
any suggestions??
then visit this thread http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1840645 and follow the instructions to flash you mobile back to stock rom and report
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Go to this link for s5830i cwm file..
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1552792

Sent from my GT-S5830i using Tapatalk 2
Thanks for your help.
downloaded and flashed. On flash i get CWM options but am back to stock bootloader on reboot.

Any further suggestions ??
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Hi guys
Seriously thanks for the help. Am now back into my phone got AceCream flashed and working like a dream.

Thanks soooo much for your help and assistance guys seriously.

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Seriously thanks for the help. Am now back into my phone got AceCream flashed and working like a dream.

Thanks soooo much for your help and assistance guys seriously.

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that is for S5830 not s5830i

i attached CWM5 which is the latest and currently stable CWM for Ace-i

The GT-S5830i CWM.zip is a temporary CWM, which means once you restarted your phone, your recovery will be reverted to stock recovery.

here is how to make CWM permanent

1. Go To Stock Recovery [Home + Vol Up + Power]
2. install from SD Card
3. Locate GT-S5830i CWM.zip and flash

after that you will be booted to CWM Recovery

4. install from SD Card
5. Locate Permanent CWM.zip and flash
6. reboot

now you have a permanent CWM

NOTE: the Permanent CWM.zip has some apps with it like a very outdated SuperSU, DroidWall and No Frills. So you must reflash your Custom ROM to get rid of it

CREDITS TO THE ORIGINAL OWNER OF THE CWM ZIPS ..

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