[RECOVERY][UNOFFICIAL] TWRP for Galaxy S20 FE (Exynos)

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Bodenseematze

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Hi.
is this recovery compatible with oneui 3.1? I have April security update.
Also, there seems to be a telegram group link in the first post, but It's not working. Could someone send a link for that? I appreciate it.
No, it's not compatible - it needs another kernel and the sources for that kernel are currently not available.
So we have to wait until Samsung provides their recent kernel sources to @afaneh92!
 

lucianoneocwb

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No, it's not compatible - it needs another kernel and the sources for that kernel are currently not available.
So we have to wait until Samsung provides their recent kernel sources to @afaneh92!
Hello, tried to install twrp 3.5, that another site said its compatible with one ui 3.1, and got boot loop, do you know how to fix it? Can't find stockrom with binary 2, which already came in my device....
 

PhoenixxClaw

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Heya,
I've followed your tutorial but now I am greeted with a boot loop and can't do anything anymore... I can still get into my Phone's Download-Mode tho, but that's it... Anyone knows how I can 'unbrick' it?
 

PhoenixxClaw

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flash your current rom with Odin. pick the correct one
I just read that this isn't working with Android R and OneUI 3.1 yet. Not wanna sound rude at all now, but would be cool if that info was added in the 1st page :D

Anyways, thanks for that tip. I just did that, now my Phone's working again.
Time to DL and older Version of my Phone's FW, that doesn't run OneUI 3.1
 

afaneh92

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I just read that this isn't working with Android R and OneUI 3.1 yet. Not wanna sound rude at all now, but would be cool if that info was added in the 1st page :D

Anyways, thanks for that tip. I just did that, now my Phone's working again.
Time to DL and older Version of my Phone's FW, that doesn't run OneUI 3.1
I dont have device and I do this in my free time, if you cant use it then you know how to back to stock.
 
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Rock_drigo

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Hi everybody,

Last night, my phone converted into a beautiful (an expensive) brick, in an aeternal loop.

I don't know why, because I did everything as it is in the guide. See the video below.

I tried everything, but nothing worked.

Happily for me, I download the last ROM official from sam sung, and copy the BL, AP, CSC and CP in latest version of Odin 3, and my phone came back to life.

I hope that this info can help to somebody with the same situation.

Finally, I want to know why the installation of twrp failed, if I did everything what appears en the guide. (usb debug, oem unlocker, copy all the files, etc).

Thanks a lot to all for you contribution to phones!!
 

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    Team Win Recovery Project 3.x, or twrp3 for short, is a custom recovery built with ease of use and customization in mind. Its a fully touch driven user interface no more volume rocker or power buttons to mash. The GUI is also fully XML driven and completely theme-able. You can change just about every aspect of the look and feel.

    Code:
     * Your warranty is now void.
    * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards,
    * thermonuclear war, or your getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please
    * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM
    * before flashing it! YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if
    * you point the finger at me for messing up your device, I will laugh at you.

    Supported Models:
    Galaxy S20 FE G780F.

    Download & Guide:
    1. Unlock your bootloader.
    2. Download S20 FE: r8s.
    3. Reboot to download mode
    4. Put the TWRP TAR for your device with Odin in the AP slot, vbmeta_disabled_R.tar in USERDATA slot and click start.
    5. Reboot to recovery via recovery key combo.
    6. Disable encryption:
    Or:
    - Go to Advanced > Terminal, type: multidisabler.​
    If vendor complain about free space left on device, will attempt to resize vendor. and it ask to - Run multidisabler again!.​
    - Type: multidisabler again. will see - Finished. when done.​
    7. Go back to Wipe > Format Data > type yes.
    8. Reboot to recovery.
    9. Flash magisk apk in twrp.
    10. Reboot to system, Enjoy.

    Note:
    To disable encryption manually:
    You need to replace fileencryption=ice with encryptable=ice only in userdata line (maybe rest lines) in vendor/etc/fstab.exynos990
    To avoid stock recovery restoration manually:
    Rename system/recovery-from-boot.p to recovery-from-boot.p.bak

    Support:
    Live support is available via #twrp on Freenode with your IRC client or just click this link.

    Telegram group

    Bugs:
    - Encryption not fully working.
    - Haptic feedback is currently not working.

    Thanks:
    TWRP team
    @jesec for unlock guide
    @ianmacd for multidisabler
    @lieske19372 for testing on S20 FE G780F

    Sources:
    Kernel tree
    Device tree
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    Changelog:
    29.11.2021 - Update to TWRP 3.6.0
    - Add Symlinked dynamic partitions to fstab
    - Update multidisabler
    - fstab clean up
    01.06.2021 - Update to latest TWRP source
    - Update kernel to oneui 3.1.
    03.03.2021 - Update to latest TWRP source
    - Add terminal multidisabler script
    - fstab cleanup.
    01.01.2021 - Update TWRP to 3.5.0.
    20.12.2020 - Initial Release.
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    Be careful - the Samsung Android 11 firmware update which includes OneUI 3.1 again provides a new and incompatible kernel and therefore another TWRP would be needed (which is not available atm).

    If you try to use the one for OneUI 3.0 it leads to a boot loop - which happened here...
    --> you have to use the original recovery part from Samsung's firmware in that situation
    I reflashed that on my phone, so I currently don't have a TWRP (until afaneh92 gets the newer kernel source code from Samsung and is able to build a new TWRP for that new kernel ;))

    What I miss in the story: are the TWRP versions with newer integrated kernel compatible with the older firmwares (e.g. is TWRP Android 11, OneUI 3.0 working for Android 10 firmware versions?) or do we need a special TWRP version for each firmware?
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    Hi everybody,

    Last night, my phone converted into a beautiful (an expensive) brick, in an aeternal loop.

    I don't know why, because I did everything as it is in the guide. See the video below.

    I tried everything, but nothing worked.

    Happily for me, I download the last ROM official from sam sung, and copy the BL, AP, CSC and CP in latest version of Odin 3, and my phone came back to life.

    I hope that this info can help to somebody with the same situation.

    Finally, I want to know why the installation of twrp failed, if I did everything what appears en the guide. (usb debug, oem unlocker, copy all the files, etc).

    Thanks a lot to all for you contribution to phones!!
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    Having the same issue, cannot disable AVB on Odin
    Unlock bootloader first then check kg state in download mode its must be checking not prenormal.
    And this work only on android 10. Not yet ready for android 11.