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How to Re-install Stock Recovery and Update OTA on Galaxy S3! 174

How to Re-install Stock Recovery and Update OTA on Galaxy S3!

For those of you who want to receive OTA (over-the-air) updates and you can’t because you have a custom recovery installed during root, you can easily re-install stock recovery for your Galaxy S3.

Step 1. To, install stock recovery, simply put your phone in ODIN download mode first.  Power off your phone then hold down Volume Down, Center Home, and Power buttons together for 5 seconds.  Then hit Volume Up when you see warning screen to enter Download Mode.

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How to Use ROM Manager to Install/Backup ROMs on your Galaxy S3!

For those of you who have rooted your Galaxy S3, you no longer have to use ODIN or heimdall to flash ClockworkMod Recovery. You can download and install ROM Manager from Play Store to do this if you lose it somehow.

Even better, ROM Manager allows you to easily backup and install custom ROMs and this video tutorial shows you how to use it.

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How to Unroot Sprint Galaxy S3 SPH-L710 to Factory!

For those of you who need to return your Sprint Galaxy S3 SPH-L710 back to Sprint Store for warranty or you just want to unbrick your Sprint Galaxy S3 for whatever reason, here’s how to do it.

Now, before you begin, know that when you do a “Factory reset” (at the end of the video), you WILL LOSE EVERYTHING on your internal storage. And also leave your microSD card out while trying this.

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How to Root U.S. and Canada Galaxy S3 AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint/US Ceullar! [Fail-Proof][Noob-Proof]

So, you want to root your U.S. or Canadian Galaxy S3 with the Qualcomm dual-core 1.5Ghz CPU?

UPDATE: Please see updated root method here instead!

If your Galaxy S3 model started with SGH-T999, SGH-I747, or SPH-L710, you can follow this step-by-step guide and root your phone within about 5 minutes.  No, this will not erase any apps or settings on your phone and does not affect your phone in any way other than install ClockworkMod Recovery and give you root.  (So if you have problems after rooting, don’t just assume it’s from rooting, it’s not.)

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How to Get Free Wifi Tether on Rooted Verizon Galaxy S3 SCH-I535!

I’ve getting a ton of requests for setting up free wifi tether on a rooted Verizon Galaxy S3 SCH-I535. Well, it’s pretty simple to do, all you have to do is download and install Wifi Tether app for Rooted users from the Play Store then set Profile to “Galaxy Nexus CDMA/LTE” under Settings. If that doesn’t for some reason (although works fine on mine), you can also trying checking on “MSS clamping” and “Routing Fix”.