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Samsung galaxy e7 lollipop update SM-E7000
Answer compiled from comments The SPFT version you are using is probably incompatible with your device or firmware, and it is failing silently. Try downloading the latest version of SPFT and the correct firmware, and it should probably work.
Huawei P8 Lite: This is the basic model; design, UI and features are usually assigned to the model name. ALE-L21/ALE-L04: This is the specific model; depending on carrier, location etc. This is often used for determining different revisions of one model and specifies the firmware that needs to run on the device. hi6210sft: This is the internal product name ...
I strongly recommend not to flash the firmware with a file from a corrupted archive. It could brick your phone. Maybe this is SamMobile's way of persuading you to become a premium member in order to use their fast download feature. Even without the fast download feature it would be possible to check the file integrity using the checksum of the download if ...
Usually when downloading files (very likely for software) you have a checksum provided by the supplier. The checksum is nothing else but the hash value of the file you're going to download. Quite often this is MD5, but due to the collision potential in MD5 it starts to drift towards SHA (SHA1 mostly, somtimes SHA2). After your download has finished, you ...
Is Kies a reliable way to do this process? Or will it brick my phone as I so often see? I only install Kies for the USB drivers. Is ODIN a reputable and competent alternative? I need Kies for ODIN to detect my Samsung Device. So yes, ODIN is a reliable alternative. As from what I read, you already messed up your files, so there are few files left ...
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