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[Q] Help Phone won't turn on after trying to flash liquidsmooth

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By Ryukashin, Junior Member on 18th February 2013, 02:18 AM
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Hi,

I rooted my phone today and everything worked fine, I then went to CWrecovery to flash the liquidsmooth rom I downloaded. I selected to reboot device after a successful install but now it won't turn on, no screen, led, etc. if I plug into computer I get a contection noise from my computer but thats it. Can't boot into download mode or recovery... What can I do to fix?

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18th February 2013, 02:38 AM |#2  
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Did you unlock and flash a custom bootloader?
18th February 2013, 02:41 AM |#3  
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I think so. I rooted/unlocked bootloader.

Did this: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...6439&nocache=1

For Both Root and Unlocked Bootloader ***RECOMMENDED*** - Download SuperSU + Unlocked Bootloader to your SD Card

Then tried to flash LiquidSmooth from forum.
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18th February 2013, 03:26 AM |#4  
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Re: [Q] Help Phone won't turn on after trying to flash liquidsmooth
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I think so. I rooted/unlocked bootloader.

Did this: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...6439&nocache=1

For Both Root and Unlocked Bootloader ***RECOMMENDED*** - Download SuperSU + Unlocked Bootloader to your SD Card

Then tried to flash LiquidSmooth from forum.

Did you wipe data factory reset prior to flashing the rom?

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18th February 2013, 03:27 AM |#5  
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no i didn't
18th February 2013, 03:29 AM |#6  
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Re: [Q] Help Phone won't turn on after trying to flash liquidsmooth
If you forgot to wipe the phone would still attempt to boot. It just might send you into a bootloop

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18th February 2013, 03:33 AM |#7  
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Yeah except I can't get it to boot at all. No response to turning on, pulled battery, waited 30 minutes, then tried to boot again. nothing. not even the LED. now if I leave the battery out and plug the phone in to the computer the LED turns on but that's it. At the computer end I get the sound for plugging in a USB device, however it doesn't do anything else and there were no drivers for the device: QHSUSB_DLOAD.

Is it hard bricked?
18th February 2013, 03:49 AM |#8  
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Re: [Q] Help Phone won't turn on after trying to flash liquidsmooth
Try getting into recovery by holding volume up+home button +power button at the same time. Hold it for a few seconds and it should vibrate and one the Samsung logo comes on you could let go. At this point I would either try re flashing or restore your most recent backup download another rom and try again.

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18th February 2013, 03:56 AM |#9  
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Try getting into recovery by holding volume up+home button +power button at the same time. Hold it for a few seconds and it should vibrate and one the Samsung logo comes on you could let go. At this point I would either try re flashing or restore your most recent backup download another rom and try again.

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Tried that, as well at the Vol Down+ home+ power. Neither worked, no vibrate or screen boot.
18th February 2013, 04:23 AM |#10  
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Re: [Q] Help Phone won't turn on after trying to flash liquidsmooth
Take your battery out for at least 5 minutes than put on the charger for awhile (couple hours) than try again. If none of this works hero had a wire up on how to fix your soft brick phone that might help. If your bootloader wasn't unlocked I'm not sure what to do to fix that. I hope you get it going. I'll post that link if I find it.

EDIT : read this post. http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...php?p=30386309
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