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By psymonsaid, Junior Member on 29th April 2014, 03:25 AM
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Ive looked thru the forums i apologize if i missed it. Ive got a sprint samsung galaxy note 2 running 4.3 ive tried to root and install a custom recovery using the toolkit, but it doesnt seem to take the custom recovery. if anybody could please help me.
 
 
29th April 2014, 05:15 AM |#2  
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I haven't tried rooting since 4.1.2, but I used ToolKit to root and it installed a custom recovery. From there, I just flashed the recovery I preferred to use. Maybe be worth while try using ToolKit. I believe there is an option to just install new recovery.
29th April 2014, 05:52 AM |#3  
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Manualy flash recovery through odin

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29th April 2014, 04:13 PM |#4  
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Manualy flash recovery through odin

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So i know ive gotta flash one of these but which one? Sprint Samsung galaxy note 2 4.3
29th April 2014, 07:31 PM |#5  
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which ever one you prefer first. I use TWRP. Some use Philz, which is based on TWRP. From what I've read, it may be good idea to go with Philz over TWRP when and after converting to Android 4.3; something about TWRP not backing up or restoring correctly. Obviously there is still ClockWorkMod (CWM). I can't attest to it because I haven't used it in over two years.
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Odin doesn't work either.....I've been having the same problem. Been wanting to root my note 2 for some time now but to no avail.

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30th April 2014, 12:35 PM |#7  
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try using odin3 v3.07 to flash philz 6.07.9 that works for me

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Odin doesn't work either.....I've been having the same problem. Been wanting to root my note 2 for some time now but to no avail.

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Have you tried KingoRoot method?
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Haven't had the chance to yet.

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