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You are rooted. AFAIK Samsung bootloaders are already unlocked, you only need to flash the recovery to get the "root" Now for the problem. Go to settings->about phone and tap the build number 7 times to enable developer options. Then go to settings->developer options and there you should be an option similar to root access. Make sure you select Apps ...


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Before you start back up all your data, you will lose all your data in this process! The first problem you have is that the stock recovery tool by cyanogenmod doesn't allow you to put Oxygen OS on there, in other words you need a custom recovery tool. In order to achieve this follow these steps, First lets download the fastboot tools here. After going ...


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Find a Linux or Windows computer Download and unzip http://gl07s.nakayuki.net/public/emobile-gl07s-root.zip Install the Android SDK tools, in particular the commands adb and fastboot should be available (fastboot for Windows is provided in the ZIP). Connect your GLS07S via a USB cable Run sudo ./root.sh on Linux, or root.bat on Windows Three lines of text ...


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The IMEI is the International Mobile Equipment Identification, which you MUST have to connect to the cellphone network. If you don't have an IMEI you can't call anybody. The IMEI isn't wiped by performing a data reset because it is being held in a separate partition called /efs, modem or modemst - the Name of the partition depends on your phone's brand. ...


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For rooting your phone I found this nice guide (5/29/2015) with links to all necessary files. In the guide they are using TWRP 2.8.5, but since 2.8.6 is out it should work as well. If it doesn't work, just flash the version in the guide. SuperSU 2.46 is being used in the guide. Also remember that Android M (MPZ44Q) is only a developer preview, so it isn't a ...


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You should reflash your stock firmware and root again via odin. You can also use framaroot or towelroot to root the s3. https://towelroot.com/ - just download, install and 'let it ra1n' http://forum.xda-developers.com/apps/framaroot/root-framaroot-one-click-apk-to-root-t2130276 - same as above: install and choose exploit, then reboot. If the above does ...


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Found the issue. It was due to safari auto-unzip file after download. I was making a zip of the file again. I used chrome to download the file and voila it worked perfectly.


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Do you already have a possibility to get into recovery and flash a .zip file in there? If you can, then you should be able to flash SuperSU onto your device (Easy to find on Google). Otherwise, you'd have to check how to flash CWM or TWRP through fastboot mode. I don't know if any CWM image would work though :/


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Use the Nexus Root Toolkit. It is the easiest method, and will walk you through all the steps (setting up drivers, etc.) Here's a link: http://www.wugfresh.com/


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In recovery, go to mounts and make sure ext_sdcard or similar is check-marked. Also try disabling/enabling MTP Mode (if you are on twrp) in mounts if it still doesn't mount along with above step. Cant say how is that related, but this did the trick once for me.



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