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By cegna09, Senior Member on 29th June 2014, 07:25 PM
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1st July 2014, 01:58 PM |#11  
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Just one last check before I try and mess with things tonight. Since I'm on MDL still, to install a new current ROM (like this one http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2280556), all I need to do is:
- install a custom recovery (TWRP 2.5.0.2 looks like the most recent)
- backup
- full wipe
- flash new ROM

I shouldn't have to mess with any of the safestrap stuff correct?

Just trying to be cautious.

No SafeStrap. Backup should include System. Make sure to read OP and last few pages of thread for any new info. Make sure ROM doesn't need loki-doki. Most in att forum don't. What recovery are you on now?

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No SafeStrap. Backup should include System. Make sure to read OP and last few pages of thread for any new info. Make sure ROM doesn't need loki-doki. Most in att forum don't. What recovery are you on now?

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Thank you.

I thought I was on stock recovery, but checking just now apparently I put OUDhs CWM Touch Recovery v1.0.3.4 on sometime in the past year. I'll either go to the latest version of CWM or TWRP before doing anything.
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Thank you.

I thought I was on stock recovery, but checking just now apparently I put OUDhs CWM Touch Recovery v1.0.3.4 on sometime in the past year. I'll either go to the latest version of CWM or TWRP before doing anything.

If you are on a custom recovery, you "should" be able to flash this thru recovery--if you want it--

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/yhrq0tia8...le-2.5.0.2.zip
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If you are on a custom recovery, you "should" be able to flash this thru recovery--if you want it--

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/yhrq0tia8...le-2.5.0.2.zip

awesome. Again thank you.

I'll play with things tonight and see how it goes.
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awesome. Again thank you.

I'll play with things tonight and see how it goes.

How did everything go? Im on MDL rooted custom rom and really want to get back to stock rooted. I know I dont need to do the same process as you but I was curious how things went.
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