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By dylr91, Junior Member on 27th May 2014, 09:08 AM
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Hey everyone, I stupidly tried to flash the Galaxy S5 experience 4.4.2 Rom to my ATT Note 3 SM-900a. I was using an older X-Note Rom and wanted to update my phone's firmware. I flashed it to the stock rom and now I can only boot into Safestrap. Is there anyway I can easily restore the device back to being functional? I can still see all my files on the device when using file manager on Safestrap, I just can't see the device on my computer.
 
 
27th May 2014, 11:30 AM |#2  
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Anybody have any idea what to do here? I've been trying to figure out what to do for the last 6 hours
27th May 2014, 11:38 AM |#3  
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You may get a better response if you use an informative subject line. That's the courteous thing to do in any forum. It lets people see at a glance whether your topic is one that they either want to learn about or can contribute knowledge to. Your subject line gives readers no clue what problem you're having. As a result, many readers won't bother to click on it at all.
27th May 2014, 12:53 PM |#4  
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Anybody have any idea what to do here? I've been trying to figure out what to do for the last 6 hours

If you can still open safestrap try loading a new rom.

Also please re-read the forum rules. You're only aloud to bump your threads once every 24hrs. Not every 3 hours. I know it's hard not to because you're in a panic. But it's the rules. We have to be patient.
27th May 2014, 01:07 PM |#5  
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If you can still open safestrap try loading a new rom.

Also please re-read the forum rules. You're only aloud to bump your threads once every 24hrs. Not every 3 hours. I know it's hard not to because you're in a panic. But it's the rules. We have to be patient.

I could get into SafeStrap but I wasn't able to load roms onto my device because it would not show up on my PC. Luckily I was able to find this site: http://www.androidrootz.com/2013/10/...xy-note-3.html

If anyone else is impulsive enough to get into this situation, that link saved my life. I will never mess around with the stock rom again without fully reading the instructions.
28th May 2014, 03:22 PM |#6  
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Originally Posted by dylr91

Hey everyone, I stupidly tried to flash the Galaxy S5 experience 4.4.2 Rom to my ATT Note 3 SM-900a. I was using an older X-Note Rom and wanted to update my phone's firmware. I flashed it to the stock rom and now I can only boot into Safestrap. Is there anyway I can easily restore the device back to being functional? I can still see all my files on the device when using file manager on Safestrap, I just can't see the device on my computer.

I would just odin back to factory rom, that should get you back to the start....
29th May 2014, 01:35 AM |#7  
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I would say take the SD card out and load the X note zip and wipe and reinstall. Then once you have a working phone try again this time may want to create a backup first

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31st May 2014, 04:13 AM |#8  
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You probably used the wrong safestrap.

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