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[Q] Help me with DL for galaxy s4g battery life

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25th February 2012, 05:24 AM   |  #21  
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Virgin. While off, I hold power, vol up and down.
My comp still hasnt detected my phone. I think my computer must be the problem. Well my comp can, heimdall rather, cannot detect.
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25th February 2012, 05:27 AM   |  #22  
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Virgin. While off, I hold power, vol up and down.
My comp still hasnt detected my phone. I think my computer must be the problem.

And is there a big yellow triangle? Sounds like you are in Recovery to me.

How to get into download mode:
Take your microUSB cable and plug it into the computer, but not the phone (yet).
Take out the battery from the phone.
Put the battery back into the phone.
Put the back cover back onto the phone, make sure it's snug so the battery doesn't fall out.
Hold vol + and -, keep holding them.
Plug the USB cable into the phone.
You should now be in download mode and should see a picture of a yellow triangle with Andy and a shovel in the middle.
You can now flash your Odin/Heimdall file.
25th February 2012, 05:41 AM   |  #23  
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omgggg that was the problem. Jesus I feel stupid. I figured recovery/DL were the same thing.... .................. >, >
25th February 2012, 05:43 AM   |  #24  
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I guess you didn't read the Wiki as I strongly suggested. Hehe
25th February 2012, 05:46 AM   |  #25  
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I just installed the drivers... just waiting now. How long should I expect the wait?>
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25th February 2012, 05:54 AM   |  #26  
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Is it doing it's thing... if so... keep waiting
25th February 2012, 05:56 AM   |  #27  
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shrug I cant tell! LOL!
do not turn off target...
still waiting zzzz
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25th February 2012, 06:27 AM   |  #28  
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So what is happening now? What does Heimdall say?
25th February 2012, 06:32 AM   |  #29  
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http://i.imgur.com/SOu0c.png
idk whats going on phone didnt change.
25th February 2012, 06:42 AM   |  #30  
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http://i.imgur.com/SOu0c.png
idk whats going on phone didnt change.

Looks like a driver issue. When you selected the driver did you choose 'SAMSUNG COMPOSITE DEVICE DRIVER'?

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