Fixed – Odin fails at hidden.img.ext4


Fixed – Odin fails at hidden.img.ext4

Error Code is,


<ID:0/007> Added!!
<OSM> Enter CS for MD5..
<OSM> Check MD5.. Do not unplug the cable..
<OSM> Please wait..
<OSM> N9005XXUENB4_N9005DBTENB1_N9005XXUENB1_HOME.tar.md5 is valid.
<OSM> Checking MD5 finished Sucessfully..
<OSM> Leave CS..
<ID:0/007> Odin v.3 engine (ID:7)..
<ID:0/007> File analysis..
<ID:0/007> SetupConnection..
<ID:0/007> Initialzation..
<ID:0/007> Get PIT for mapping..
<ID:0/007> Firmware update start..
<ID:0/007> SingleDownload.
<ID:0/007> sbl1.mbn
<ID:0/007> NAND Write Start!! 
<ID:0/007> aboot.mbn
<ID:0/007> rpm.mbn
<ID:0/007> tz.mbn
<ID:0/007> sdi.mbn
<ID:0/007> NON-HLOS.bin
<ID:0/007> boot.img
<ID:0/007> recovery.img
<ID:0/007> system.img.ext4
<ID:0/007> modem.bin
<ID:0/007> cache.img.ext4
<ID:0/007> hidden.img.ext4
<ID:0/007> FAIL! (Size)
<ID:0/007> Complete(Write) operation failed.
<OSM> All threads completed. (succeed 0 / failed 1)

How to slove this error ?

  1. use this guide –  link 
  2. Xda LinkTutorial 



Here is the Video Guide to slove “Odin fails at hidden.img.ext4”


Method 4,

Remove the battery and put it back in
press (Volume down + Home + Power) go to Download mood.
Start Odin Program. (connect your phone to computer or laptop)
download the CWM (Go to Xda forum and Download one)
In the PDA field, select the CWM .tar.md5
After completed, reboot system.
May be it ask Root access.. give it..
after these steps, Your Rom/firmware should work properly.

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2 Replies to “Fixed – Odin fails at hidden.img.ext4”

  1. i have sm-g388f with firmware upgrade failed whiles flashing pre-rooted firmware with z3x. i have tried all firmwares but still getting failed in odin.

  2. I have samsung galaxy s4 GT I9515 I followed same steps on this video for my phone but im stuck in last step when i change that file its again become unzip folder i am wonder what i am suppose to do now basically i am lost now

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