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How to Fix Samsung Firmware Stuck at fota.zip with ODIN! 0

How to Fix Samsung Firmware Stuck at fota.zip with ODIN!

Are you trying to install Samsung stock firmware using ODIN and getting stuck at fota.zip?

This will happen on newer devices like Galaxy S7 Edge, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S6, etc…etc…  The reason why it gets stuck is because you are using older version of ODIN.

Make sure to use ODIN v3.12.3 or higher to fix the problem, you can download our working version of ODIN v3.12.3 below and try to re-install the stock firmware.

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How to Extract Stock Recovery from Samsung Firmware!

If you have rooted your Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note 3, Note 2, S6, S5, S4, S3, S2, or any other Samsung devices including tablets, mostly like you have installed a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP.  Well, if you want to receive stock OTA updates (perhaps you want to try the latest firmware that came out last night and you are still on stock firmware), you will need to re-install stock recovery.