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[RECOVERY][GT-i9500]CWM 6.0.4.8 *everything works* UPDATED

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By flashing this recovery you take full responsibility to whatever happens on your device. The developer will NOT be held responsible to whatever happens on your device. Of course, the recovery has been tested but whatever happens on your device will not be held against the developer.







What Is CWM Recovery ?

CWM recovery is a way that enables you to flash a custom rom , customize your rom and can save you from bad situations. To Be fully in control of your android device you need a recovery and this is one of them.
CM Nightlies install with no problems.

How To Install CWM Recovery ?

Only DD method



You need to be rooted before you continue.

1. Copy recovery.img to the root of your internal sdcard and choose either method below

a.Via PC :



Make sure that your device is on usb debugging mode (also ensure you have Samsung adb drivers installed).

Plug your device in your notebook/pc and open Terminal/CMD.

Copy and Paste the Following Commands :

PHP Code:

adb shell

dd
if=/sdcard/recovery.img of=/dev/block/mmcblk0p10




make sure that the partition is mmcblk0p10 or you will brick your device !

now you can reboot to recovery (volume up + home +power) or type reboot recovery via Terminal or CMD and enjoy CWM 6.0.4.7







2.On Phone :





First Download Terminal Emulator From the Play Store.

Start Terminal,

Type the Following Commands :

PHP Code:

su (you need root acess for it )

Then

dd
if=/sdcard/recovery.img of=/dev/block/mmcblk0p10




make sure that partition is mmcblk0p10 or you will brick your device !(guys with fat fingers stay away, use your pc !)

now you can reboot to recovery (volume up + home +power) or type reboot recovery via Terminal and enjoy CWM 6.0.4.7





Thanks To :

CM Team For CWM recovery .

@intervigil @Alberto96 @Faryaab @Koush {Without them recovery would not be here for our device }





Downloads :

Updated 6.0.4.8 Touch Recovery.img (Tested and Verified)





Recovery.img

Touch Recovery.img (Tested and Verified)





Recovery.img





Regular Recovery.img (Didn't Test but 100% SURE IT WORKS)





Recovery.img





Change Log :

Build #2 Version Update
Build #1 Fully Working.

FAQ:{Please Read Before Posting}

Q: OMG ! Recovey Not Booting What To Do ?

A:Please Dont try entering recovery first time from advanced power menu just do it the hard way

Q:My Device is not getting read by windows ?

A:Uninstall all drivers that you installed for the device .






















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11th February 2014, 03:45 AM |#2  
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Touch version confirmed OK. Thanks OP

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11th February 2014, 10:52 AM |#3  
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Here is Odin Flashable tar.md5 file. Unrar and flash GT-I9500-CWM-6.0.4.7.tar.md5 file via AP for odin.
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guys i have the twrp recovery installed right now.. and im on a mac.. so will the adb method work fine? or do i only do it via odin? thanks a lot!
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guys i have the twrp recovery installed right now.. and im on a mac.. so will the adb method work fine? or do i only do it via odin? thanks a lot!

you can try both.
12th February 2014, 10:51 AM |#6  
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For those who use Mac don't like to use Odin out of fear of retribution from Scandinavian deities or are scared to typo mmcblk0p10 and brick their S4...

Download the CWM / TWRP flashable ZIP for the touch recovery here...
Packed by myself, tested and working on my phone... Thanks to alvin14 for the recovery.img.

http://d-h.st/ahU

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Quote:
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For those who use Mac don't like to use Odin out of fear of retribution from Scandinavian deities or are scared to typo mmcblk0p10 and brick their S4...

CWM / TWRP flashable linked for the touch recovery.
Packed by myself, tested and working on my phone... Thanks to alvin14 for the recovery.img.

http://d-h.st/ahU

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awesome thanks a lot mate! ive been on twrp and flashed the 6.0.4.5 from the other thread the phone blacks out.. so was wondering if adb method would work, but will try the file you have given now thanks mate..
12th February 2014, 11:27 AM |#8  
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awesome thanks a lot mate! ive been on twrp and flashed the 6.0.4.5 from the other thread the phone blacks out.. so was wondering if adb method would work, but will try the file you have given now thanks mate..

Let us know if it worked for you from TWRP... I flashed from CWM 6.0.4.4.
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Can somebody confirm if restore works fine?

Earlier version was fiving fc after the restore. And you will have to factory reset it.
13th February 2014, 12:27 PM |#10  
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It works just fine...

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