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[ROM/RESTORE][!MD4 OTA!](5-10)Quick Return to UNROOTED STOCK WITH FLASH COUNT RESET

OP billard412

25th September 2012, 04:05 AM   |  #1  
DO NOT FLASH THIS IF YOU HAVE UPDATED TO MK3 (4.3)!!!! IT WILL CAUSE A HARD BRICK!!!
If you are not sure what this means, boot to download mode. If it says "Knox warranty void" or 'Warranty bit" as pictured below then leave this page. This will not work for you.


I'll try to keep this simple.
So here it goes, short but sweet...
You know it, you love it. Single recovery flashed file restore to UNROOTED STOCK with STOCK KERNEL, STOCK RECOVERY, MODEM, and Normal System Status with a Flash Counter at 0. Basically a replacement for the odin tar method for a quick on-the-go restore. This is the go-to file for a last minute trip to the sprint store or for unbricking without the need for a pc or ODIN. This will do what odin does with the addition of resetting the flash count during flash. To keep a custom recovery flash one from below after rom flash before rebooting into the system. To keep root access flash this after install BEFORE rebooting into system.

As with just about any rom you'll find posted on these forums, FLASH AT YOUR OWN RISK as I am not responsible for anything you do to your phone. Special thanks to @deviant.one, @Maddhadder90 and most recently @decimalman for the assistance in making the flash count reset possible for the 32gb Model.
** These zips contain full firmware flashing. Checking the MD5 is highly recommended
FOR THE SPRINT S3 (SPH-L710) ONLY!

INTERESTED IN SEEING THIS ON ANOTHER CARRIER/DEVICE? CLICK HERE! AND LET ME KNOW.


################16gb-ONLY###########################16gb-ONLY#################16gb-ONLY##########16gb-ONLY###########
NEW MD4 WITH COUNT RESET 16gb ONLY
MD4 MD5- 4a1d2bcd0f3ea0e5b41fb4d91fb7802b
__________________________________________________ ________________________

OLD MB1 Stock With Count Reset 16gb ONLY
MB1 MD5- 61175cc8043c3e2a274ca55aae4d57aa
####################16gb-ONLY###############16gb-ONLY########16gb-ONLY############################################## ########

#######32gb-ONLY#########32gb-ONLY##############32gb-ONLY######32gb-ONLY#####################################32gb-ONLY#######
NEW MD4 WITH COUNT RESET 32gb ONLY
MD4 MD5- 4e0d0b2c8121aaa059384cd8c520d7ac
__________________________________________________ _____________________________

OLD MB1 Stock with count reset 32gb ONLY
MD5- 671bc316e4344262a8a24d267ac80466
#######################32gb-ONLY####################32gb-ONLY###############32gb-ONLY############32gb-ONLY#######################


Flash one of these to keep a custom recovery

Flash to keep root

STILL CONFUSED?
THANKS TO @wwjoshdew for the awesome vid and crazy-fast mirrors!
Last edited by billard412; 21st May 2014 at 06:56 AM. Reason: Cleaned up a bit
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25th September 2012, 04:14 AM   |  #2  
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Sweet!!!!!!!!!

Rooted Evo dead
Rooted Evo shift dead
Rooted Galaxy s3 alive and well!
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25th September 2012, 05:32 AM   |  #3  
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Sweet!!!!!!!!!

Rooted Evo dead
Rooted Evo shift dead
Rooted Galaxy s3 alive and well!

how the hell did your evo phones die? It makes me scared
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25th September 2012, 05:33 AM   |  #4  
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This is great to have. Thanks.

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25th September 2012, 12:54 PM   |  #5  
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This is awesome. I have been looking for something like this for a long time. This is a valuable contribution to the SGS3 community, and will save a great deal of time and hassle.
25th September 2012, 01:47 PM   |  #6  
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Good work, thanks billard.

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25th September 2012, 02:19 PM   |  #7  
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Very much appreciated! Thank You!!!
25th September 2012, 02:43 PM   |  #8  
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Cool
Thanks much,

Always handy to have!

jjjjayd13,
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25th September 2012, 02:43 PM   |  #9  
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Nice!!!

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25th September 2012, 03:48 PM   |  #10  
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This is great I have been looking for something like this for awhile propz

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