Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Samsung Fascinate > Fascinate - All Things Root

Get excited for the Samsung Galaxy S5! Find everything you need and discuss it in our Galaxy S5 Forum!

test: Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old January 25th, 2014, 09:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Thread Author (OP)
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 6
 
Device(s):
Carrier: Not Provided

Thanks: 5
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Notsure Hard bricked?

Tried returning my Fascinate to stock and now can't get farther than "SAMSUNG" logo when powered on.

When attempting to Odin back to stock GB it'll get as far as "factoryfs" then stalls out. Phone's screen goes all blue or all orange... Will not complete Odin.

Bricked?

bill
Nexus 5

txarsoncop is offline  
Reply With Quote
sponsored links
Old January 25th, 2014, 10:45 PM   #2 (permalink)
AF Contributor
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Fayetteville, NC, USA
Gender: Male
Posts: 9,021
 
Device(s): Note3 stock (so far) been replaced. Working great so far.
Carrier: AT&T

Thanks: 6
Thanked 2,560 Times in 2,367 Posts
Default

Soft bricked. A hard bricked phone and a phone without a battery act the same - dead.

Can you get it into download mode? (If not, you can use a Samsung Jig - that'll put even a hard-bricked phone into download mode.) Go to SamMobile Firmwares put in the model number (1500 for the Fascinate?) and download the correct ROM. (Careful - flashing the wrong ROM will leave you where you are now.) That should bring you back to stock. (Some of them are flashable with Kies - orange icon on the right.)
Rukbat is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply


Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Samsung Fascinate > Fascinate - All Things Root
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:14 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.