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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by mybet2005, Jan 21, 2013.

  1. mybet2005

    mybet2005 New Member
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    I have Galaxy Prevail and am trying to root. Odin multi downloader (android), the com port wont turn yellow. What am i doing wrong?
     

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  2. ovniufo

    ovniufo Well-Known Member
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    What version of Odin u using? U might need the new version...
     
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  3. palmtree5

    palmtree5 Sunny Vacation Supporter!
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    Are you using Odin from the odin thread? IIRC you need to use that one rather than som other one
     
  4. Lordvincent 90

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    Did you install the drivers?
    Is the phone in downloading mode?
    Are you using a USB cord that is able to transfer data? (some only charge)
    Did you try a different is port?
    Are you using a USB hub?(don't)
     
  5. mybet2005

    mybet2005 New Member
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    Yes I am. Thanks
     
  6. Lordvincent 90

    Lordvincent 90 ▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓▓
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    So you got it worked out then?
     
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  7. mybet2005

    mybet2005 New Member
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    Yes all drivers were installed.
    Phone said downloading.
    Ahh. It may be the USB cord.
    Did not try other port.
    No hub used.
    I have a macbook, so I used a friend's computer. I will try all suggestions when he comes back next week. Thanks so much for assistance. Something will hopefully work
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    I recall I tried to use FA19, perhaps I should have tried another, was not clear on how to pick one.
     
  8. mybet2005

    mybet2005 New Member
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    Sorry I was leaving reply.
     

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