Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,738,603 Members 41,406 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] Resetting flash counter s4 mini

Tip us?
 
Mister Green
Old
#1  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 4
Join Date: Jun 2014
Cool [Q] Resetting flash counter s4 mini

Hello all!

I was wondering if anyone here knows how to reset the flash counter after rooting my s4 mini. I read somewhere on the internet that s4 mini doesnt save a flash counter. Also i know that triangle away doesnt support s mini

Hope to hear from y'all

Regards
 
XxM4tzexX
Old
#2  
XxM4tzexX's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 67
Posts: 458
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Neuwied, GER
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mister Green View Post
Hello all!

I was wondering if anyone here knows how to reset the flash counter after rooting my s4 mini. I read somewhere on the internet that s4 mini doesnt save a flash counter. Also i know that triangle away doesnt support s mini

Hope to hear from y'all

Regards
If you use Odin just check F.Reset Time. this should reset the counter. But if you want to do this to get back functional OTA I#m not sure if it wil work.
 
Mister Green
Old
#3  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 4
Join Date: Jun 2014
Quote:
Originally Posted by XxM4tzexX View Post
If you use Odin just check F.Reset Time. this should reset the counter. But if you want to do this to get back functional OTA I#m not sure if it wil work.
Hi. thanks for the reply. What is functional OTA?

So you are not sure if this procedure will reset the flash counter.

Regards
 
XxM4tzexX
Old
#4  
XxM4tzexX's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 67
Posts: 458
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Neuwied, GER
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mister Green View Post
Hi. thanks for the reply. What is functional OTA?

So you are not sure if this procedure will reset the flash counter.

Regards
If you flash a custom recovery or anything custom your OTA function breaks that means you cant update your system by ckecking in settings --> system update. because the custom change is recognized. And by resetting this counter you can get this back. Odin does this for sure for instance if you reflash the firmware (2x) OTA wil work again. But I'm not sure if the counter is resettet when you flash an unofficial recovery with Odin.
 
Mister Green
Old
#5  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 4
Join Date: Jun 2014
Cool reply

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mister Green View Post
Hi. thanks for the reply. What is functional OTA?

So you are not sure if this procedure will reset the flash counter.

Regards
This will not reset the fash counter is my best guess

regards
 
Mister Green
Old
#6  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 4
Join Date: Jun 2014
Anyone else has a opinion about this?

regards
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


XDA PORTAL POSTS

Choose from Over a Thousand Battery Styles with 3Minit Battery Mod

The battery style in stock Android looks pretty dull. It doesn’t … more

Organize Your Cloud Storage Files with Unclouded

Cloud storage services like Dropbox or Google Drive have grown in popularity dramatically … more

XDA Xposed Tuesday: Blur Your System Notification Panel – XDA Developer TV

Listen, we love innovative applications and modules that … more

Android 4.4.3 Begins Rolling Out to European HTC One M8

Shortly after the USA Unlocked and Developer Editions of the HTC One M8 received the … more