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galaxy i9000 cant boot, cant go to recovery and download mode

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17th April 2014, 08:09 AM   |  #1  
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Guys
Pls help me.I was trying upgrade my old samsung galaxy s i9000
First i rooted my i9000 and then i flashed the rom and gapps
And it booted up then it was 4.2 jellybean bt the root was gone so with the same
Method i did last time i used it again bt this time it bricked
It was not going to recovery mode and nt booting up
I tried to fix bt the worse thing happen no download mode no recovery mode
And not booting up.
Guys i really want to use that mobile again
Pls help!!
17th April 2014, 11:04 AM   |  #2  
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Try this, remove battery and sim card then hold the buttons to get into download/recovery mode and while your holding the buttons replace the battery. if that doesn't work then try a jig, you can buy one or make your own. info here http://forum.xda-developers.com/gala...inary-t1604707
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21st April 2014, 01:42 AM   |  #3  
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Originally Posted by Mex e can

Guys
Pls help me.I was trying upgrade my old samsung galaxy s i9000
First i rooted my i9000 and then i flashed the rom and gapps
And it booted up then it was 4.2 jellybean bt the root was gone so with the same
Method i did last time i used it again bt this time it bricked
It was not going to recovery mode and nt booting up
I tried to fix bt the worse thing happen no download mode no recovery mode
And not booting up.
Guys i really want to use that mobile again
Pls help!!

Try using the method provided by pryerlee but leave it on download mode. Use Odin or Heimdall to flash a new kernel and just after it reboots, quickly go into recovery mode where you should factory reset and delete the caches. Hope this helps!
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7th July 2014, 03:20 PM   |  #4  
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Try this, remove battery and sim card then hold the buttons to get into download/recovery mode and while your holding the buttons replace the battery. if that doesn't work then try a jig, you can buy one or make your own. info here http://forum.xda-developers.com/gala...inary-t1604707

This didn't help but thanks for replying!
8th July 2014, 03:38 PM   |  #5  
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You should still have download mode as it is hard coded into memory. Maybe try with a USB JIG and you can make one if you don't want to buy one. http://www.xda-developers.com/androi...uild-your-own/
9th July 2014, 07:51 AM   |  #6  
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I can get to download mode, but with various PC's and laptops, different USB cables (including the original Samsung) the phone does not appear as a device.

Any ideas?
18th July 2014, 07:26 PM   |  #7  
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Originally Posted by Mex e can

Guys
Pls help me.I was trying upgrade my old samsung galaxy s i9000
First i rooted my i9000 and then i flashed the rom and gapps
And it booted up then it was 4.2 jellybean bt the root was gone so with the same
Method i did last time i used it again bt this time it bricked
It was not going to recovery mode and nt booting up
I tried to fix bt the worse thing happen no download mode no recovery mode
And not booting up.
Guys i really want to use that mobile again
Pls help!!

You used the same root package? If so, then maybe you flashed a wrong kernel.

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23rd July 2014, 12:32 AM   |  #8  
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I can get to download mode, but with various PC's and laptops, different USB cables (including the original Samsung) the phone does not appear as a device.

Any ideas?

Did you solve the problem meanwhile after 2 weeks?
Is Samsung USB driver properly installed on your PC?

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23rd July 2014, 06:47 AM   |  #9  
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Did you solve the problem meanwhile after 2 weeks?
Is Samsung USB driver properly installed on your PC?

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It's solved. thanks.

I inserted the battery while booting into download mode. This after I left the phone to charge for a while.

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