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Old August 15th, 2012, 02:45 PM   #51 (permalink)
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yeah odin didnt work then lol that isnt the custom revocery like shabby said.
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you need to use a custom recovery for this package. if stock worked then we wouldnt need to root
Shabby, isn't that what Odin is (or does)? I followed the steps for that too. I'm new to rooting but not new to being a techie and I don't wanna brick my phone....I just want more control over it.

qandres12, I was thinking the same thing! LOL!
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Shabby, isn't that what Odin is (or does)? I followed the steps for that too. I'm new to rooting but not new to being a techie and I don't wanna brick my phone....I just want more control over it.

qandres12, I was thinking the same thing! LOL!

odin is a major norse god and is the ruler of asgard.. oh you meant the program.. ;P

odin is a nice piece of software that was leaked from samsung/sprint that allows you to low level firmware flash with the corresponding program on the phone download mode (aka loki).

using it you can flash custom software provided it is in a format odin uses (tars that are formatted properly) and thus basically "inject" clockworkmod recovery onto your device

there is an open source implementation of odin called heimdall that is a bit less user friendly but works still just the same
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I think I'm doing something wrong. I'm attempting to root my Admire, but when I try to update it through CWM, it keeps saying that the file isn't there. This is what comes up:

E:PATH: /data/update_sucess
E:update file is backed up: not updated
#MANUAL MODE#

--Install from sdcard...
Finding update package...
Opening update package...
Verifying update package...
E:failed to open /sdcard/update.zip(No such file or directory)
E:signature verification failed
Installation aborted

What is it that I am doing wrong? I copied the zip file to my phone and everything. I installed CWM and everything. What happened?
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Old August 16th, 2012, 03:12 AM   #55 (permalink)
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Install zip from sdcard
Select zip from sdcard

those are the options you have to pick in clockworkmod.. not update from sdcard
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if im using an update to. 6 from a rom (OA) is that already updated?
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if im using an update to. 6 from a rom (OA) is that already updated?
wha?
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odin is a major norse god and is the ruler of asgard.. oh you meant the program.. ;P

odin is a nice piece of software that was leaked from samsung/sprint that allows you to low level firmware flash with the corresponding program on the phone download mode (aka loki).

using it you can flash custom software provided it is in a format odin uses (tars that are formatted properly) and thus basically "inject" clockworkmod recovery onto your device

there is an open source implementation of odin called heimdall that is a bit less user friendly but works still just the same
Good one Shabby. I'm a Thor fan but you caught me off guard with that one.

Ok so basically what I understand you to say is if we don't see these choices:

"Install zip from sdcard" and "Select zip from sdcard",

then the cmw installation is not correct and we should try it again.

The last step says:

"8. If your phone reboots, you have CWM installed and can boot into it by holding Volume Down and Back while turning on the phone. If the green bar with the timer doesn't move after about a minute, take your battery out and start over."

Ok. Ok. Ok. I did not see a green bar with a timer at all. I will try it again but I swear I followed the directions.

I'll keep you posted....
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if Im using the rom OA 2.3 am i already updated to 2.3.6?
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if Im using the rom OA 2.3 am i already updated to 2.3.6?
You are on the generic 2.3.6 but not the carrier specific 2.3.6. The updated one apprently has a better signal, extra space, a new lockscreen, better battery life and also a new incoming call look.
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You are on the generic 2.3.6 but not the carrier specific 2.3.6. The updated one apprently has a better signal, extra space, a new lockscreen, better battery life and also a new incoming call look.
the extra space just means they clear out some of their shyt or optimized the apps.
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Ok I found the green bar with the timer on the Odin. My phone rebooted and went to its normal screen. I turned it off to boot into CWR but I still get the same menu that I posted above. Do I need to try to boot into CWR as soon as Odin reboots my phone? Meaning, is there a small window of time to boot into CWR?

I'm sure I'm doing all the steps right.
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Ok I found the green bar with the timer on the Odin. My phone rebooted and went to its normal screen. I turned it off to boot into CWR but I still get the same menu that I posted above. Do I need to try to boot into CWR as soon as Odin reboots my phone? Meaning, is there a small window of time to boot into CWR?

I'm sure I'm doing all the steps right.
No you don't need to boot into cwm as soon as odin reboots your phone. You can just to see if it worked but you don't have to. What are your steps exactly?
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No you don't need to boot into cwm as soon as odin reboots your phone. You can just to see if it worked but you don't have to. What are your steps exactly?
KageBeast, Thanks for responding.

I've done all the steps for installing the CWR and the phone reboots itself.
I turn the phone back off.
I press the volume down button and back button.
A screen comes up with "Android Systems Recovery <3e>, Samsung Recovery Utils -for BML-"

There is a menu with for choices:

1) reboot system now
2) apply sdcard:update.zip
3) wipe data/factory reset
4) wipe cache partition
5) test redbend fota[FS]

E:PATH: /data/update_sucess
E:update file is backed up: not updated
#MANUAL MODE#

The only choice that even references the sd card is choice #2 and when I select it, this is the result I get:

--Install from sdcard...
Finding update package...
Opening update package...
Verifying update package...
E:failed to open /sdcard/update.zip(No such file or directory)
E:signature verification failed
Installation aborted

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I do not see:

Install zip from sdcard
Select zip from sdcard

I have the .zip file on my sdcard.

I'm tempted to select "wipe data/factory reset" (or throw the phone out of the window!) ...but I'll wait for one of you to respond before I do that.
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KageBeast, Thanks for responding.

I've done all the steps for installing the CWR and the phone reboots itself.
I turn the phone back off.
I press the volume down button and back button.
A screen comes up with "Android Systems Recovery <3e>, Samsung Recovery Utils -for BML-"

There is a menu with for choices:

1) reboot system now
2) apply sdcard:update.zip
3) wipe data/factory reset
4) wipe cache partition
5) test redbend fota[FS]

E:PATH: /data/update_sucess
E:update file is backed up: not updated
#MANUAL MODE#

The only choice that even references the sd card is choice #2 and when I select it, this is the result I get:

--Install from sdcard...
Finding update package...
Opening update package...
Verifying update package...
E:failed to open /sdcard/update.zip(No such file or directory)
E:signature verification failed
Installation aborted

****
I do not see:

Install zip from sdcard
Select zip from sdcard

I have the .zip file on my sdcard.

I'm tempted to select "wipe data/factory reset" (or throw the phone out of the window!) ...but I'll wait for one of you to respond before I do that.
It seems to me that cwm installation didn't go through for 1. So you might wanna go back and redo the steps for installing it
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It seems to me that cwm installation didn't go through for 1. So you might wanna go back and redo the steps for installing it
LOL! I've done that at least three times today. I'll try it again. Thanks. I'll document the step by step for the CWM but it shouldn't be any different that the instructions given...
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Steps:

1. Download http://goo.gl/3z64A (Odin) and http://k0nane.info/rom/indulge-drivers.exe (Drivers)
Check

2. Install the drivers. There's not much to it.
Check

3. Follow the steps to enter download mode at [ACS] THE ODIN THREAD: Return to stock OR in short:
a. Turn the phone all the way off, then remove and replace the battery and make sure the usb cable is unplugged.
Check

b. Plug the computer end of the cable into your computer.
Check

c. Hold down the Camera button, tightly. The Camera button is kinda flimsy.
Check

d. While still holding down the Camera button, plug the usb cable into your phone.
Check

e. Wait a few seconds. You should be at a screen warning you about how custom roms are dangerous to your warranty. You already know that, so hit Volume Up.
Check

4. On your computer, extract Odin and open it.
Check

5. Without touching any other options (don't do it, I'm not helping if you do,) click the OPS button and select the .ops file in the same folder as Odin.
Check

6. Click PDA and select the cwm tar I posted in this thread and just click OK when it warns about an "invalid image."
I assume this is the file named “recovery.img”. This is what is looked like when I selected it using the PDA button:

C:\Users\PC\Desktop\recovery.img


7. Click Start and wait.
Check

8. If your phone reboots (Check!), you have CWM installed and can boot into it by holding Volume Down and Back while turning on the phone (Uncheck!).

If the green bar with the timer (in Odin) doesn't move after about a minute, take your battery out and start over. (It moved…Check!)

Note: This time I took my phone out of USB Debugging

This was in the Message box on Odin:

Download Start...
<0> Create File...
<1> StartThread Detected : 1
<2> StartThread Detected : 0
<3> StartThread Detected : 0
<4> StartThread Detected : 0
<5> StartThread Detected : 0
<6> StartThread Detected : 0
<7> StartThread Detected : 0
<8> StartThread Detected : 0
<1> setup connection...
<1> odin mode.. check plcatform verification.
<1> VerifyPlatform:V0, P0,R0
<1> START!!!
<1> e - unknown file - "ANDROID!dê0"
<1> set download environment.
<1> reset pda..
<0> Started Timer
<1> Close serial port and wait until rebooting.
<1> PASS!!!
<0> Destroy instant..
<0> Killed timer

Ok. I still get the same results…no CWM. My phone still says Android system recovery <3e> when try to go into recovery mode and it still has the same menu.
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Steps:

1. Download http://goo.gl/3z64A (Odin) and http://k0nane.info/rom/indulge-drivers.exe (Drivers)
Check

2. Install the drivers. There's not much to it.
Check

3. Follow the steps to enter download mode at [ACS] THE ODIN THREAD: Return to stock OR in short:
a. Turn the phone all the way off, then remove and replace the battery and make sure the usb cable is unplugged.
Check

b. Plug the computer end of the cable into your computer.
Check

c. Hold down the Camera button, tightly. The Camera button is kinda flimsy.
Check

d. While still holding down the Camera button, plug the usb cable into your phone.
Check

e. Wait a few seconds. You should be at a screen warning you about how custom roms are dangerous to your warranty. You already know that, so hit Volume Up.
Check

4. On your computer, extract Odin and open it.
Check

5. Without touching any other options (don't do it, I'm not helping if you do,) click the OPS button and select the .ops file in the same folder as Odin.
Check

6. Click PDA and select the cwm tar I posted in this thread and just click OK when it warns about an "invalid image."
I assume this is the file named “recovery.img”. This is what is looked like when I selected it using the PDA button:

C:\Users\PC\Desktop\recovery.img


7. Click Start and wait.
Check

8. If your phone reboots (Check!), you have CWM installed and can boot into it by holding Volume Down and Back while turning on the phone (Uncheck!).

If the green bar with the timer (in Odin) doesn't move after about a minute, take your battery out and start over. (It moved…Check!)

Note: This time I took my phone out of USB Debugging

This was in the Message box on Odin:

Download Start...
<0> Create File...
<1> StartThread Detected : 1
<2> StartThread Detected : 0
<3> StartThread Detected : 0
<4> StartThread Detected : 0
<5> StartThread Detected : 0
<6> StartThread Detected : 0
<7> StartThread Detected : 0
<8> StartThread Detected : 0
<1> setup connection...
<1> odin mode.. check plcatform verification.
<1> VerifyPlatform:V0, P0,R0
<1> START!!!
<1> e - unknown file - "ANDROID!dê0"
<1> set download environment.
<1> reset pda..
<0> Started Timer
<1> Close serial port and wait until rebooting.
<1> PASS!!!
<0> Destroy instant..
<0> Killed timer

Ok. I still get the same results…no CWM. My phone still says Android system recovery <3e> when try to go into recovery mode and it still has the same menu.
Ah i see what you did wrong. You extracted the recovery.img file from the zip and use that as the pda. You aren't supposed to do that. you have to chose the actual zip file as the pda to flash
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6. Click PDA and select the cwm tar I posted in this thread and just click OK when it warns about an "invalid image."
I assume this is the file named “recovery.img”. This is what is looked like when I selected it using the PDA button:

C:\Users\PC\Desktop\recovery.img

woops. Kage beat me to it. what he said
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Ah i see what you did wrong. You extracted the recovery.img file from the zip and use that as the pda. You aren't supposed to do that. you have to chose the actual zip file as the pda to flash
KageBeast! That was exactly RIGHT step I was missing!!! I am officially ROOTED!!!! I verified it with Root Checker and I saw a SuperUser permission come up before I was able to open Root Checker. I knew I was almost home but when I saw "Congratulations! This device has root access!", I knew I had joined the initiated!!!

Thanks a million! Now I gotta go through some other threads to figure out how to really use SU, Busybox, Tibu, and how to make this daggum thing a WiFi HotSpot!

Freedom is sooooooo sweet!

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KageBeast! That was exactly RIGHT step I was missing!!! I am officially ROOTED!!!! I verified it with Root Checker and I saw a SuperUser permission come up before I was able to open Root Checker. I knew I was almost home but when I saw "Congratulations! This device has root access!", I knew I had joined the initiated!!!

Thanks a million! Now I gotta go through some other threads to figure out how to really use SU, Busybox, Tibu, and how to make this daggum thing a WiFi HotSpot!

Freedom is sooooooo sweet!

Thanks again KB for staying with me and thanks everyone for walking the path before me!
Haha no problem. But to simplify all of that you should just leave busybox and su alone. They just work themselves lol Tibu on the other hand it has a help thing in the app that you can just look at on how to use it. It's actually pretty simple. And do you plan on flashing any roms or staying on 2.3.6?
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Haha no problem. But to simplify all of that you should just leave busybox and su alone. They just work themselves lol Tibu on the other hand it has a help thing in the app that you can just look at on how to use it. It's actually pretty simple. And do you plan on flashing any roms or staying on 2.3.6?
Yeah Busybox looks extra complicated. I like Tibu but I'm having trouble deleting the bloatware off my phone. Do I need to flash a rom like Monster to be able to get this junk off? I saw a guy on YouTube doing a Monster demo and it looked pretty cool.

2.3.6 is ok. I've had it for only a week but if there is something better please suggest it.

Also, I downloaded Wireless Tether to make the phone a hotspot and it works but MetroPCS has some kinda block on it that I need to bypass. I saw a thread on here but it looked complicated. It was also 2am in the morning (I couldn't sleep after the root! Way too excited!) so it probably is really easy to figure out.
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Yeah Busybox looks extra complicated. I like Tibu but I'm having trouble deleting the bloatware off my phone. Do I need to flash a rom like Monster to be able to get this junk off? I saw a guy on YouTube doing a Monster demo and it looked pretty cool.

2.3.6 is ok. I've had it for only a week but if there is something better please suggest it.

Also, I downloaded Wireless Tether to make the phone a hotspot and it works but MetroPCS has some kinda block on it that I need to bypass. I saw a thread on here but it looked complicated. It was also 2am in the morning (I couldn't sleep after the root! Way too excited!) so it probably is really easy to figure out.

You only need root access to delete bloatware. When you open up tibu just go to the backup/restore tab and choose "click to edit filters", and under filter by type uncheck user and uninst. so that only system apps show and click apply. From there just scroll down and choose which apps you want to uninstall.

And 2.3.6 is alright to me. I like the new lockscreen and and call screen but other than that it's nothing special to me. I'm running monster 5.3 which i think is much better. Though you can try monster, oa 2.3.12, lunar gen, or admired legends( haven't flashed this one but heard good things about it)

And i know nothing about tethering so i can't help you there lol
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You only need root access to delete bloatware. When you open up tibu just go to the backup/restore tab and choose "click to edit filters", and under filter by type uncheck user and uninst. so that only system apps show and click apply. From there just scroll down and choose which apps you want to uninstall.

And 2.3.6 is alright to me. I like the new lockscreen and and call screen but other than that it's nothing special to me. I'm running monster 5.3 which i think is much better. Though you can try monster, oa 2.3.12, lunar gen, or admired legends( haven't flashed this one but heard good things about it)

And i know nothing about tethering so i can't help you there lol
Ok I will try out Monster 5.3. Also, I tried those steps above and even after I unchecked user and uninst I was still unable to unistall. I get this message:

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Failed to locate the apk file."

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Ok I will try out Monster 5.3. Also, I tried those steps above and even after I unchecked user and uninst I was still unable to unistall. I get this message:

"Cannot remove system app
Failed to locate the apk file."

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Yeah i had that problem too trying to remove bloatware. Just download root explorer if you dont already have it. Its a paid app but you can find it on the web for free and just use it to go to the /system/app folder and you can delete apps from there
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Hey kagebeast its me again.I don't know if you remember me. You helped me with something a couple weeks ago.I wanted to ask you if I should upgrade to this 2.3.6. Right now Im running OA 2.3. Or should I leave it how it is right now.
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Hey kagebeast its me again.I don't know if you remember me. You helped me with something a couple weeks ago.I wanted to ask you if I should upgrade to this 2.3.6. Right now Im running OA 2.3. Or should I leave it how it is right now.
With the rooting your admire stuff yeah i remember. And just stick with oa 2.3. The update isn't anything special just a nicer call screen and the new lockscreen and some extra system stuff. But all in all it's still stock. I think oa 2.3 is much better than the upgrade. I mean you can flash it to test it out but just make a backup of your oa rom now so you don't have to go through the process of setting up your phone again.
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Maybe I'm just stupid, but I've tried all the things and I can't seem to root my phone with then new update. Root Check says it's rooted and Superuser says Root Browser has permission but I can't delete any of the bloatware.
When I try to delete something it says deleted but the file is still there. Mostly it's the MyXtras app I want gone, I can live with the other crap but I want that gone.

Is there something else I can do to have the update and root? I really like being able to send MMS again.
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Maybe I'm just stupid, but I've tried all the things and I can't seem to root my phone with then new update. Root Check says it's rooted and Superuser says Root Browser has permission but I can't delete any of the bloatware.
When I try to delete something it says deleted but the file is still there. Mostly it's the MyXtras app I want gone, I can live with the other crap but I want that gone.

Is there something else I can do to have the update and root? I really like being able to send MMS again.
Just use root explorer to go into /system/app and delete the apps from there
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Root Browser Lite use to work. Why would Root Explorer work when Root Browser doesn't?
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Root Browser Lite use to work. Why would Root Explorer work when Root Browser doesn't?
Well i've never used root broswer but i know when i did this method i was able to remove stuff with root explorer
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I installed Root Explorer. It claims the phone is not rooted. yet Root Checker says it is. Some root apps work while others do not.
Root Explorer and Root Browser do not work.
Screenshot works.
SD-Booster works.
No-Frills CPU Tuner works.
Volume+ Free works.
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I had the same problem. Be sure the update-root.zip file flashed correctly in cwm. I had to 're-update to 2.3.6 and start fresh a few times. Also, after I successfully flashed the zip and superuser was visible in the app drawer, I installed busybox free from the play store to update busybox. After that, all the root functionality worked fine. Hope this helps you out some.
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If you want a easier way just flash sue's cwm and download deigo's backup and restore it
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Maybe I'm just stupid, but I've tried all the things and I can't seem to root my phone with then new update. Root Check says it's rooted and Superuser says Root Browser has permission but I can't delete any of the bloatware.
When I try to delete something it says deleted but the file is still there. Mostly it's the MyXtras app I want gone, I can live with the other crap but I want that gone.

Is there something else I can do to have the update and root? I really like being able to send MMS again.
Aden, I had this problem too with Titanium Backup when I was trying to remove the bloatware. I kept getting that same error. I even installed Root Explorer and Root Checker Lite but neither one worked. The Root Checker would say the phone was rooted but still no access.

For some strange reason, I noticed that after I charged my battery up, it started working and I haven’t had a problem since. I’ve deleted as much bloatware that I could and installed some pretty nice apps.
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Thanks to all! Question- after rooting my home button does not work??
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Try rebooting
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I had the exact same thing happening to me. After numerous attempts I factory restored downloaded just superuser and root checker, did the above steps and it worked.
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ya forealz, i guess im not gonna upgrade, 2.3.4 is running perfect and smooth on this overclocked monster 5, most of the other roms are buggie but 2.3.6 isnt really a big wow from 3.4 so why risk it running slightly diff with minor bugs. keep up the good work devs, we appreciate you.
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ya forealz, i guess im not gonna upgrade, 2.3.4 is running perfect and smooth on this overclocked monster 5, most of the other roms are buggie but 2.3.6 isnt really a big wow from 3.4 so why risk it running slightly diff with minor bugs. keep up the good work devs, we appreciate you.
2.3.6 has no bugs?
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superuser or superus or do both work?
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hey guys, I need your help
I just root my android, first installing cwm with odin, all ok
and then just like to said this post, and ok, the icon of superuser appears

my admire start normally, but when i try to use any app with internet, like playstore, facebook, gtalk, maps or anything, just don't connect it, my internet doesn't works, except the browser, in the browser i can surf and stuff, with wifi, but in any app don't.

what did i do wrong?

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hey guys, I need your help
I just root my android, first installing cwm with odin, all ok
and then just like to said this post, and ok, the icon of superuser appears

my admire start normally, but when i try to use any app with internet, like playstore, facebook, gtalk, maps or anything, just don't connect it, my internet doesn't works, except the browser, in the browser i can surf and stuff, with wifi, but in any app don't.

what did i do wrong?

Help me please
this doesnt necessarily mean it was caused by rooting. it could just be the network being what it does best. thats metro for ya. i myself have experienced this after rooting but the problem goes away when i wait for a bit and reboot the phone.

alternately i guess you could go into the manage apps lists and clear the data for google services framework and the playstore, then go into accounts and sync and uncheck everything and then reboot. go to accounts and setting and recheck what you previously had checked.
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this doesnt necessarily mean it was caused by rooting. it could just be the network being what it does best. thats metro for ya. i myself have experienced this after rooting but the problem goes away when i wait for a bit and reboot the phone.

alternately i guess you could go into the manage apps lists and clear the data for google services framework and the playstore, then go into accounts and sync and uncheck everything and then reboot. go to accounts and setting and recheck what you previously had checked.
Yeah dude, I just try it and works, in the first reboot, facebook worked ok, but not the anothers services like playstore, maps, g+, etc.

But i tried end the process of "Google Services" in the "Running" manage, and clear the data of "google services framework" and then all its ok (without reboot it)

I don't know what's wrong with it. The last time I had to do a factory reset, but with this tip not anymore, Thank you so much, you saved me to reinstall all the apps and settings every time.
(And if you know a way to fix this issue definitly, i shall thank you for the rest of my life) jejeje
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If I use this rooting method, does it delete everything from my phone?
no rooting does not delete anything on the phone
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i have 2.3.6 already..is there a way to root my admire without having CWM? right now its on stock android. is there a one click root for 2.3.6? i saw the one click root sticky but im not sure if thats gonna work for 2.3.6 please help
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i have 2.3.6 already..is there a way to root my admire without having CWM? right now its on stock android. is there a one click root for 2.3.6? i saw the one click root sticky but im not sure if thats gonna work for 2.3.6 please help
there is no one click root. you have to have cwm in order to root 2.3.6. if it bothers you so much having cwm then just root it and then download and flash this: Download Stock Recovery module (CWM Flash zip)!
dont worry it works
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there is no one click root. you have to have cwm in order to root 2.3.6. if it bothers you so much having cwm then just root it and then download and flash this: Download Stock Recovery module (CWM Flash zip)!
dont worry it works

so i go ahead and do the root with the cwm mod in this thread and flash back to stock? sorry, im new to rooting
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