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By Rapydax, Senior Member on 18th February 2012, 09:11 PM
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Hello,

I recently put a custom ROM on my Galaxy Player. But I want to put a new ROM on my Player. Do I have to remove my current ROM? Or just flash the new ROM with odin, without removing the old one.
I've been searching on google, but I didn't find any clear answers.

Can someone please tell me this?

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18th February 2012, 10:17 PM |#2  
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Nevermind I got this. I just installed the new ROM onto it, without removing the old one. Hope that the right thing..
19th February 2012, 03:50 AM |#3  
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Yes, but usually you want to do a factory reset deal with it, before and after flashing to new ROM. If you have a Nandroid backup, all you have to do is an advance restore and restore your previous data without all of the hassle.
20th February 2012, 05:51 PM |#4  
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Yes, but usually you want to do a factory reset deal with it, before and after flashing to new ROM. If you have a Nandroid backup, all you have to do is an advance restore and restore your previous data without all of the hassle.

Factory reset prior to flashing a rom would be enough in my experience... but I guess after wouldn't hurt either... your preference and time...
8th March 2012, 04:54 AM |#5  
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quick question about flashing these players can we put the roms straight to sd card and flash thru cwr or must we always flash thru odin?
8th March 2012, 05:11 AM |#6  
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what ROM are you using successfully?
what RoM did you use? Do all hardware features work? (wifi, camera, etc)
Do you have the Player 4 or 5? US Version?

I have the 5" US version and want a newer version of android than the one that came with it. When will 4.0 be available in a custom ROM? Any ideas?
8th March 2012, 05:19 AM |#7  
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klins rom with u.s. steve kernel 4.0 u.s
8th March 2012, 06:40 PM |#8  
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I think he was asking when an ICS port was gonna be available.

So far people are having a hard enough time getting CM7 or CM9 to port to our devices. So if ICS does make it to us, it's still a ways out.
8th March 2012, 07:17 PM |#9  
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so does anyone know if we flash just thru odin or can we flash thru cwr as well?
9th March 2012, 12:15 AM |#10  
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Unhappy How do you get clockworkmod recovery?
My samsung galaxy player 5.0(U.S. Version) isn't listed on cwm?
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