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Restoring my note 3 help

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21st February 2014, 02:23 AM   |  #1  
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So I have note3 I rooted with lingo everything was food good. Then I loaded safestrap and now I'm stuck at the samsung boot screen with the unlocked custom pad lock logo.

How do I get back to a working bootable phone and remove the padlock icon? I found this post but don't know if I'm on mj5 or not?

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2559715

[12/29] Restore for MJ5 --Doesn't trip Knox and optionally provides root--

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21st February 2014, 05:26 AM   |  #2  
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Need more info..are you just trying to get rid of padlock or is phone stuck on thst screen? If so did you try battery pull or booting into recovery via power button + home+volume up

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21st February 2014, 06:03 AM   |  #3  
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You don't need to be on MJ5 to restore to it.

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21st February 2014, 09:12 PM   |  #4  
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Both. I have the padlock and it stays on the Samsung screen. At this point I just what to get back to a stock state and clear any of the tamper flags

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22nd February 2014, 11:39 AM   |  #5  
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I had a similar problem yesterday. I accidentally deleted my os without replacing it cuz im a noob. I was stuck on the boot screen with the padlock.
I went into panic mode and upgraded to kitkat. It worked, but I wanted root, and safestrap. So I followed the method that you linked, and it successfully restored me to 4.3 with root access.
In short, it will work, but it will wipe your phone. And it didn't trip knox for me.

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23rd February 2014, 03:02 AM   |  #6  
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Sireniankyle is right. I wiped my stock rom in safestrap..used this method with no issues..now im back up and running safestrap installed running Megas FireNote. Just follow the steps do not diviate from them

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