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[GUIDE] All in one Root/Mod Tutorial: Samsung Transform Ultra.

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By NGD1, Senior Member on 4th October 2012, 06:17 PM
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This Guide is designed to Teach the up and coming developers and Modders that have a Samsung Transform Ultra how to modify and customize their devices.

It is also here to serve as a one stop shop for experienced Users who are looking for the correct files to edit or root their device.

Originally Posted by Sections

Section 1:
Tools files and overview.

Section 2:
ClockworkMod Recovery and Root

Finding and Installing Custom Roms

Section 4:
Re-Installing the Stock Rom and Recovery

Section 5:

Universal Tools used Throughout the entire Guide:
-Odin Tool
-Samsung Drivers

ClockWorkMod Files:

Current Custom Roms For the Transform Ultra:
-MegaTron Rom
-CTMod Rom
-Explosion Rom
-iDEV Rom

Stock Rom's, Recoveries and Kernels For both Boost And Sprint Transform Ultra's:
-Stock Boost Rom
-Stock Sprint Rom
-Stock Boost Recovery
-Stock Sprint Recovery
-Stock Boost Kernel
-Stock Sprint Kernel

Un-Root Files:

Transform Ultra Complete Rooting and Modification Kit With Instructions:

Originally Posted by Disclaimer

This guide is built to assist with developers and new users, in no way am i or any of the mentioned developers responsible for your device, follow the directs and nothing should go wrong
the information on this guide is set up to be corrected and edited frequintly so no links or files should be damaged, if any are please bring it to our attention and it will be resolved.

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4th October 2012, 06:19 PM |#2  
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- ClockworkMod Recovery and Root -
Originally Posted by Description

This section of the guide will walk you through Installing a Custom Recovery and Rooting your device.

Tools and Files you will need: (, (CWM_TU.tar), (Odin.exe)

1. Copy the file named (Tu_root) onto your SD card before we began.

2. Install samsung drivers if you don't have them already: (SAMSUNG_USB_Driver_for_Mobile_Phones_x86).

3. Open the Odin.exe in the folder : (Odin_Multi_Downloader_v4.42), [Run as administrator].

4. Hit the "OPS" button and select the TransformUltra.ops file from the folder (TransformUltra.ops).

5. Select the "One Package" Button and select the CWM_TU.tar from the folder (CWM_TU.tar).

6. Now put your phone into download mode (Vol down + camera + power).

7. Plugin your phone and the yellow COM should light up in the upper left.

(make sure your phones back is removed for quick access to the batter for the following steps!!)

8. As soon as you hit start, remove the battery from the phone.

9. Wait until Odin finishes and shuts off the phone. Pull the battery and take it off the usb so it doesn't reboot.

10. Put the battery back in the phone and boot strait into recovery (by Pressing and holding down the:
(Volume Down + power Button) at the same time.

11. Once in Recovery select "install zip from sdcard".

(note use the volume keys to go up and down the list and the power button to slect the option!)

12. Select "choose zip from sdcard"

13. Locate( from where you saved it on youe sd card.

14. Select "yes"

15. Once complete Navigate to where it says "Reboot Device" and Select it.

Once booted Install Something from The Google Play store (Install Superuser and update su and busybox).

(if you wish to Un-Root your Device Follow steps 12-16 but instead of installing (, Install (tu_boost_unroot) or (tu_Sprint_unroot) depending on your carrier.
Congratz!!! your Transform Ultra is Now Rooted and can Install Custom Roms!
4th October 2012, 06:23 PM |#3  
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Originally Posted by Description

This Section Will teach you how to Install Custom Roms onto your Device.

1. Put the Rom you want onto your SD CARD!
Here's a list of Roms for the Transform Ultra
-MegaTron Rom
-CTMod Rom
-Explosion Rom
-iDEV Rom

2. Boot into Recovery.

3. Clear Dalvik Cache(in advanced).

4. Clear Cache.

5. select "install zip from sdcard".

6. Select "zip from sdcard".

7. Locate the Rom you wish to install onto your Transform ultra and Select it.

8. Let the Recovery Do its Thing and Reboot your device

Your Done! enjoy your new Rom!:rock:

4th October 2012, 06:25 PM |#4  
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- Re-Installing the Stock Rom and Recovery -

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This section of the guide will walk you through Re-Installing the Stock Recovery and Rom onto your device for both BOOST and Sprint.

1. Install(if you havn't) Odin and start it up (in administrator mode).

2. put your device into Download Mode (volume down + camera + power buttons) at the same time.

3. plug your Usb cord from your computer Into your phone you will see a yellow box with (COM) light up, thats your phone.

4. Click OPS and select the file (TransformUltra.ops).

5. For either version (Boost / Sprint ) Find the Option called (One Package) you will be using that from now on.

6. Using "One Package" select The corasponding Stock Rom you Downloaded. (and click start).

7. Once Odin is finished, repeat the previous Steps for The (Tu_(carrier name)_stock_recovery.Tar

your phone is now Back to Stock.
4th October 2012, 06:28 PM |#5  
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This section is to present everyone who made this thread AND these roms and tools possible! so say thank you!

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7th October 2012, 05:23 PM |#6  
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is there any chance this will work on samsung galaxy chat gt-b5330 ? with ics 4.0.4 ? .... i`m afraid im gonna brick it ...
22nd October 2012, 10:03 AM |#7  
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if you use the right files you'll be fine
10th November 2012, 06:45 AM |#8  
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_tu_root is no longer available from the provided link. Does anyone have a mirror?
18th January 2013, 04:05 PM |#9  
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2 months later and tu_root is still down, and just moments ago the "complete kit" disappeared.

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