1. amolg's Avatar
    I have a Samsung S3 I9300 which I want to root. However I can't get in to Download Mode. I press the Volume Down, Home, and Power buttons together and all I get is the Android Robot lying on its back with a red exclamation mark. Any ideas? Thanks!
    12-28-2013 01:53 AM
  2. aspot72's Avatar
    I have a Samsung S3 I9300 which I want to root. However I can't get in to Download Mode. I press the Volume Down, Home, and Power buttons together and all I get is the Android Robot lying on its back with a red exclamation mark. Any ideas? Thanks!
    what is your current OS version? What network are you on?
    There's a one-click option for rooting. look for KingoAndroid Root ...
    12-29-2013 03:24 PM
  3. Ehsan Tokhi's Avatar
    1 - Turn off Mobile properly wait at least 20 sec before Apply No 2
    2 - turn it on by Hold Volume down + Home button + Power button (Do as mentioned) and then warning window

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    will show up press volume up and its done.
    01-09-2014 12:03 AM
  4. AJLuhers's Avatar
    I have the same exact problem! Except, its with the SGH-I897. And i dont have the time to purchase the dongle or make one...
    05-16-2014 03:50 PM
  5. GSDer's Avatar
    Welcome to the forums!
    I have the same exact problem!
    Have you booted into Download mode successfully before or is this your first time trying? I ask because it is somewhat timing dependent, and your best bet is to start with the phone completely off (ala battery pull).

    Are you also getting the Android guy laying down? It's been so long since I've seen it that I can't remember what it says, so if you can quote the important part that would be helpful.

    Will the phone boot into Recovery mode?

    Sent from my rooted, debloated, deodexed Sinclair ZX-80 running CM -0.001 using Tapatalk
    05-21-2014 01:59 AM
  6. Ayub Khan Ahmadzai's Avatar
    my galaxy is not going to program maybe its IMEI problem friend says ur phone IMEI os 0
    05-23-2014 08:41 AM

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