I9100XXLQ5 Download (Thanks To SamMobile!)
Base Firmware: I9100XXLQ5 (4.0.4)
Country Open Europe
Build Date: 28 June 2012
Change List: 753921
Instructions For Flashing ICS:
Extract the firmware
Open the Odin
Put your device in Recovery MODE (Home + Volume up + Power)
Wipe Data/Factory reset
Take Out Your battery & put it back in
Put your device into Download MODE (Home + Volume Down + Power)
Click PDA and select I9100_CODE_I9100XXLQ5_CL753921_REV02_user_low_ship .tar.md5
Click PHONE and select MODEM_I9100XXLQ5_REV_02_CL1165929.tar.md5
Flashing with Heimdal
Flashing with Heimdall is a little bit different than with Odin. With Odin you usually select a PIT, if necessary, add the PDA.tar.md5, Modem.tar.md5 and CSC.tar.md5 to the locations, put the phone in download mode and hit go.
Heimdall takes a different approach. In the Heimdall GUI you need to select all components you want to flash. This means extracting the TAR-archives and pointing Heimdall to their respective files. This allow relative fine-grained control over what you flash and doesn’t depend on files being named correctly.
In order to install Heimdall head over [...]
Starting from Ubuntu 9.10, Network Manager uses ModemManager to communicate with mobile broadband (CDMA, UMTS and others) cards. Ubuntu 9.10 uses version 0.2 of ModemManager which most probably has some bug because of which few modems dont get recognized. ZTE AC2726, the modem which comes with PTCL EVDO, is one of the unfortunate ones. If you have Ubuntu 10.04 or later you can use the following procedure to connect to PTCL EVDO.
Install usb_modeswitch using the following command:
sudo apt-get install usb-modeswitch usb-modeswitch-data
after installing usb_modeswitch plug your modem in. If your [...]