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    Updated on January 2, 2023
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    1How to Fix fail in Odin?

    4 Tips to Fix ‘Odin Flash Fail’.
    – Tip -Install the Latest Version of Odin.
    – Tip -Check the Firmware.
    – Tip -Physical Issues.
    – Tip 4.

    2Can t open serial port Odin?

    To reinstall Samsung drivers, uninstall Samsung drivers and install the latest kies. You don’t have to uninstall kies, just be sure all of its processes are disabled in your PC task manager. There’s nothing you can do until your phone and Odin are in touch. On your computer, try another cable or another USB port.

    3How to bypass Odin mode?

    How to Exit Odin Mode. If you’re flashing your phone with Odin, your device will restart automatically after the procedure is complete. And Odin mode will exit naturally. You can also press and hold the Volume down and Power button to force Odin mode to be disabled.

    4How do I Unbrick with Odin?

    – Download and extract both Frija and Odin.
    – Launch Frija.
    – Check the “Auto” button.
    – Click on “Check Update”.
    – Click on “Download” and choose a folder to save the firmware.
    – After the download is complete, extract the firmware .
    – Launch Odin.
    – Click the “BL” button and select the file that starts with “BL_”.

    5How do I fix a serial port problem?

    Go to Device Manager > Ports (COM & LPT) > mbed Serial Port, then right-click and select “properties” from the menu. Under “COM Port Number,” select “Advanced” and select a new COM port.

    6How do I boot into recovery mode with Odin?

    7Why is my serial port not working?

    If a newly installed serial connection doesn’t work, it’s almost always because the serial port is blocked or misconfigured, or because you’re using the wrong cable.

    8What does Odin mode Samsung do?

    Odin is a utility software package that Samsung engineers and uses to connect with Samsung devices in Odin mode (also known as download mode). It can be used to flash a custom recovery firmware image (as opposed to the stock recovery firmware image) to a Samsung Android device.

    9Can I factory reset using Odin?

    Using Odin, you will not be able to do a factory reset/wipe data. Odin is only used for rooting and flashing roms, but not for factory resets. By pressing Volume Up > Home Button > Power Button, you can return a factory to recovery mode.

    10Will flashing a phone remove FRP?

    This isn’t true: although enabling OEM unlocking allows someone to flash a different version of Android (or a custom ROM) that does not include factory reset security (and thus making the phone usable to a thief), enabling this function does not disable FRP by itself.

    11Can Samsung brick a stolen phone?

    Android is now offering a new app that will enable users to delete their smartphones from the internet. If your smartphone is stolen or lost, you can completely block it by bricking it and permanently blocking it from booting.

    12Does Odin mode delete everything?

    None of your internal storage files i.e. Images, Music, Videos, Docs, etc. will not be deleted until you do a repartition of the device using Odin. Your phone will be back to working order, but all of your personal information, such as contacts, will be deleted, including contacts that were on the phone storage and applications.

    13How to fix Android bootloop without factory reset?

    Fix boot loop issue on Android using Custom Recovery mode.
    – Turning off the phone, press Volume down and Power keys simultaneously for a few seconds to enter Custom Recovery mode.
    – Choose Advanced option in the Custom Recovery menu.
    – Select “Wipe Delvik Cache”.
    – Go to “Mounts and Storage” and select “format/cache” option.

    14How do I reset my COM port?

    Method 1.
    – Click start –> Run –> type regedit and click OK button.
    – Registry editor will open.
    – Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\COM Name Arbiter.
    – In the right panel , you’ll see a key ComDB right click to that key and click modify.
    – In value Data section select all and delete reset to Zero ‘0’.

    15How do I enable serial ports in BIOS?

    Enabling or disabling the BIOS Serial Console Port.
    – From the System Utilities screen, select System Configuration > BIOS/Platform Configuration (RBSU) > BIOS Serial Console and EMS Options > BIOS Serial Console Port.
    – Select a setting. Auto. Physical Serial Port. Virtual Serial Port.
    – Save your setting.