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    i just got the Samsung galaxy s2 today but it was on the 3 network so wanted to put it on to t mobile but did something wrong during the root when i try to power on i get the yellow triangle then the screen just goes black i have now got it back into download mode it says

    odin mode
    product name gt-i9100
    custom binary download yes (2 counts )
    current binary custom
    can anyone tell me how to get this back on and working as the wife is going to kill me if i dont get it fixed:thinking:
    thanks
     

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    Do you know what firmware you had originally.
    Dowload the corresponding cf-root file and flash again through odin

    Follow this guide
     
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    the tutorials i found for unlocking it with the unlock aps said i had to root it first hawker i dont know what firmware was on it
     
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    what process did you use to attempt to root it?
     
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    one of the tutorials told me to take a note of the last 4 letters they were xlpq i was using odin
     
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    kernel version ip1900xxlpq
     
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    Download cf-root for lpq and try re-flashing through odin
     
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    will i get it via a google search and when i re flash is it via pda
     
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    All you need to know is in the link I posted mate
     
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    hawker you are a star i cant thank you enough i just need to unlock it now doh
     
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