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1st July 2012, 12:37 AM |#11  
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Just a thought, but maybe they could do it like the SlimROM on multiple devices. He has a common base ROM and another flashable for each device supported. It works out perfectly and multiple ROMs for multiple carriers.

I figure it will be easier than doing it for different devices since I read that all the US variants are essentially the same. Not sure but worth a look.

link to the ROM: http://www.slimroms.com/

I use it for the Vibrant

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2nd July 2012, 05:01 AM |#12  
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Will there ever be any SGH-T999V development?
Does anyone think that someone with a SGH-T999V Wind Mobile variant will ever be able to root their phone so they can overclock the cpu, etc?
4th July 2012, 12:43 PM |#13  
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Why not? I am using a custom rom and overclocked to 1890 at the moment.
Just use the windows way to root. I knbow it works
I have not tried the toolkit.
If you are going to flash a custom rom just make sure it does not contain the boot, modem and amss file in the rom that you are flashing.

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Does anyone think that someone with a SGH-T999V Wind Mobile variant will ever be able to root their phone so they can overclock the cpu, etc?

8th July 2012, 06:28 PM |#14  
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What about using i9300 themes and mods? Will this cause constant FCs or other issues?
16th July 2012, 09:03 PM |#15  
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Does anyone think that someone with a SGH-T999V Wind Mobile variant will ever be able to root their phone so they can overclock the cpu, etc?

I am curious of this too. I have the wind mobile galaxy s 3 and I was hoping to put cyanogenmod on it. Is this possible? Let me know, any help would be appreciated.

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I'm more curious as to what exactly the differences are between the 2 variants (i.e. t999 vs t999v). What could possibly make them so different from each other that ROMs from tmobile wouldn't work on wind GS3?
26th July 2012, 01:10 AM |#17  
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What if you accidentally tried to flash i9300 rom and your phone is not turning on.
With the forums changed I accidentally flashed the wrong version rom on my phone.
26th July 2012, 01:11 AM |#18  
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What if you accidentally tried to flash i9300 rom and your phone is not turning on.
With the forums changed I accidentally flashed the wrong version rom on my phone.

Try to use odin to go back to stock, that's what I'm thinking, but I don't own the S3
26th July 2012, 04:34 PM |#19  
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Try to use odin to go back to stock, that's what I'm thinking, but I don't own the S3

correct and theres a thread about just that mistake.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1727401
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correct and theres a thread about just that mistake.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1727401

Thanks for the link, unfortunately the phone will not go into download mode for odin, it won't even turn on.
After doing some research it looks like I have to fix it through jtag.
I think I could do it, but you need some expensive jtag box that connects to the computer(It's called the Riff Box), but it would be cheaper if I just sent my phone into here it costs $60. Not ideal, but not a complete disaster either. Unless there is some other way to JTAG I am out of options.

http://mobiletechvideos.mybigcommerc...-brick-repair/

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