AOSP 5.1 ROM Compiled for the Moto E

It’s been a few weeks since the release of Android 5.1 and XDA Senior Member percy_g2 has … more

CutCalc: A Calculator for Mechanical Engineers

Mechanical and mechatronics engineers may want a handy app to calculate data for … more

Google Play Music Customizations – XDA Xposed Tuesday

If Cyanogen Inc. has its way, you won’t be forced into the Google … more

Sony Xperia Z3 Lollipop Framework Ported to CM12

Android 5.0 for Xperia has a unique look and feel. You don’t have to get a Sony … more
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread

MJ5 4.3

23rd June 2014, 10:54 PM |#1  
Jess813's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 139
 
1,618 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2010
More
I am rooted is there any thing special I need to do before flashing a rom ? I keep hearing this safe strap ...just want to play it safe.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N900A using Tapatalk
 
 
23rd June 2014, 10:56 PM |#2  
N8tastic's Avatar
Junior Member
Flag Park Hills
Thanks Meter: 27
 
27 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2011
More
Safestrap is amazing I completely recommend it.

Sent from my SM-G900A using Tapatalk
23rd June 2014, 10:56 PM |#3  
Jess813's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 139
 
1,618 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2010
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by N8tastic

Safestrap is amazing I completely recommend it.

Sent from my SM-G900A using Tapatalk

ok is that a requirement? school me

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N900A using Tapatalk
23rd June 2014, 11:36 PM |#4  
andygev35's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 113
 
175 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2014
Donate to Me
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jess813

ok is that a requirement? school me

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N900A using Tapatalk

Since you're on MJ5, your bootloader is locked. The ONLY way to install a custom rom is to use safestrap. You'll need Safestrap-HLTEATT-3.71.apk.

Sent from my Galaxy Note 3 using Tapatalk®
23rd June 2014, 11:44 PM |#5  
Jess813's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 139
 
1,618 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2010
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by andygev35

Since you're on MJ5, your bootloader is locked. The ONLY way to install a custom rom is to use safestrap. You'll need Safestrap-HLTEATT-3.71.apk.

Sent from my Galaxy Note 3 using Tapatalk®

noooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N900A using Tapatalk
23rd June 2014, 11:47 PM |#6  
andygev35's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 113
 
175 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2014
Donate to Me
More
There are several good 4.3 roms available, and safestrap is a very, well.., safe way to flash roms. No custom kernels or CyanogenMod though.

Sent from my Galaxy Note 3 using Tapatalk®
24th June 2014, 03:41 AM |#7  
Jess813's Avatar
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 139
 
1,618 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2010
More
Thank you guys but I am used to more freedom aka Unlocked bootloader ,that's crazy though that the ATT version is as strict as big red

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N900A using Tapatalk
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes