Update Galaxy Y S5360 to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Taste ROM Custom Firmware

We just posted about installing CM9 ICS on Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 and now we bring you a custom ROM that will get you Jelly Bean taste on your Galaxy Y. Since, Samsung did not release Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for this phone, we are certain Jelly Bean won’t make it either, but that doesn’t stop the developers community from trying it. You now install Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Taste on Galaxy Y S5360.



As you continue reading, we will guide you through the entire process of how to install Android 4.1Jelly Bean Taste custom firmware on Galaxy Y S5360 with all the steps required to do so. Please make sure you backup your data as it will be all wiped clean. CWM recovery should be installed.

Disclaimer: All the custom ROMs and firmwares, official software updates, tools, mods or anything mentioned in the tutorial belong to their respective owners/developers. We (MTS) or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We don’t have you on gun point to try out this tutorial :)

Jelly Bean Taste ROM Features:

  • DEODEXED
  • DXLE1
  • JELLY BEANS TASTE INSIDE
  • 9 LOCKSCREEN ALL PORT FROM SGS
  • NEW SETTINGS.APK
  • SWIPE TO REMOVE
  • CUSTOM CLEAR BUTTON
  • EDT TWEAK ADDED
  • LIDROID PARTS
  • TRANSPARENT MMS.APK
  • JELLY BEANS ICON PACK
  • JELLY BEANS WALLPAPER CHOOSSER
There are tons of useful articles and how-to guides on MyTrickSource for the Samsung Galaxy Y, but we think you might be interested in the following posts:
Like this Taste ROM based on the latest Android 4.1.2 ? We love it too and we know you are looking forward to install it on your phone now. Now please read below for important tips on how to make sure your installation goes smooth and you do not end up with any problems.

Samsung Galaxy Y USB Drivers

You will need to connect your Android phone with the computer. For that, please make sure you have installed the USB drivers for Samsung Galaxy Y properly. If not, you can download the latest official drivers from our Android USB Drivers section here:
Download Samsung Galaxy Y USB drivers!

Backup and Other Important Tips

Done with the USB drivers? Perfect. The tutorial is on the next page, but first, please take a look at the following tips and important points you need to take care of. These are important, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps:
Always backup your important data that you might need after you install a new custom ROM, an official software update or anything else. Make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below for some tips on how to backup data:

       Samsung users can also back up data using Samsung KIES. If you backup data manually, you get more options what to choose from and it is very easy to move data across Android devices from different manufacturers, i.e moving Samsung Galaxy S3 backup data to HTC One X.

          If you already have a custom recovery (ClockworkMod, TWRP etc.) installed on your phone, we strongly recommend a backup using that as it creates a complete image of your existing phone set up.

       A few more optional tips that you should remember:

              1. Having problems connecting your Android phone to the computer? You need to enable USB debugging mode.

              2. Make sure your Android device is charged up to 80-85% battery level. Why? Because, if your phone goes off suddenly while installing a custom ROM, flashing an official firmware update or installing mods etc. — your phone might get bricked or go dead permanently. No one wants that, right?

              3. Most of the tutorials and how-to guides on MyTrickSource are for factory unlocked Android phones and tablets. We recommend NOT to try our guides if your phone is locked to a carrier, unless we have specified the carrier name or device model.

      If you find the above tips useful and they were helpful to you, please consider giving us a +1 or LIKE on Facebook to thank us!
      All set and ready? Good. Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial below and update Galaxy Y S5360 to Taste ROM Android 4.1 Jelly Bean custom firmware.

      HOW TO: Install Taste ROM Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on Samsung Galaxy Y S5360

      We have put together a detailed step-by-step instructions guide on how to install Taste ROM Android 4.1 Jelly Bean custom firmware on Galaxy Y S5360. If you are used to installing custom ROMs on your Galaxy Y S5360, then this should not be any different for you.
      However, for beginners, you need to root your Samsung Galaxy Y and install a custom recovery. Please Google that up if you are unsure and make sure you read the tutorial once before actually performing it on your device.

      To Remember:
      • This tutorial is only for installing Taste ROM Android 4.1 ROM on Samsung Galaxy Y S5360. Please do not try on any other Galaxy Y variants.
      • Your phone should be rooted and have ClockworkMod recovery installed from before.
      • This tutorial will wipe out all your data. Proceed at your own risk.
      • Perform a Dalvik Cache wipe before proceeding from the recovery mode.
      • Samsung KIES will NOT detect your phone after installing this ROM because it is a custom firmware.
      • Make sure you backup all your data in your phone before proceeding.

      Complete Step-By-Step Instructions:

      NOTE: Jelly Bean Taste is a custom ROM based on Android 2.3.6 DXLF1 and is heavily modded and several tweaks have been installed to look Jelly Bean Android 4.1.

      Step 1 - Download Taste ROM Android 4.1 ROM for Galaxy Y to your computer.

      Step 2 - Connect and mount your Galaxy Y USB memory on your computer using the USB cable.


      Step 3 - Now copy/paste the downloaded Android 4.1 ROM zip file to your SD card. Make sure the file is in the SD card root (not in any folder).


      Step 4 - Then turn OFF your phone and disconnect from the USB cable.


      Step 5 - Now to get in the Recovery Mode. Switch ON the phone while pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons together. You will get an exclamation mark now. Again, hold your Volume Up + Power buttons. You should now be in your Recovery Mode. 


      Step 6 - Once you are in ClockworkMod Recovery, select perform a full data wipe by selecting “wipe data/factory reset”  Use the Power button to select everything while in the Recovery Mode.


      Step 7 - Then, perform a cache wipe by selecting “wipe cache partition


      Step 8 - Now this is optional, but it is recommended to perform a wipe of your dalvik cache as well. You will not get into boot loops or any other errors. From CWM recovery, go to ‘advanced’ and then select “wipe dalvik cache”.


      Step 9 - Then go back to the main recovery screen and select “install zip from SD card”.


      Step 10 - Now select “choose zip from sdcard”. Using your volume keys, navigate to the Android 4.0 ROM zip file that you copied to your SD card and select it using the Power button. Confirm the installation on the next screen and the installation procedure should start now.


      Step 11 - After the installation completes, go to “+++++Go Back+++++” and reboot the phone by selecting “reboot system now” 


      Your Galaxy Y S5360 will boot now and it might take about 5 minutes to boot on your first time. So, please wait.

      That’s it! Your Galaxy Y should now have Taste ROM Android 4.2 Jelly Bean custom ROM installed on your phone! Go to Settings > About phone to verify.

      Hit +1 or LIKE on Facebook to thank us!


      If you run into any problems, feel free to drop us a comment below and we will reply you back ASAP with the fix or the solution to your problem.

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      10 May 2013 at 00:07 delete

      hello i follow the steps but its been more than 5 mins my phone is rebooting ... what should i do now ?

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      12 May 2013 at 01:00 delete

      i'M ALSO ..... now its 45 Mins ..... whats do now?? plssss......

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      12 May 2013 at 01:36 delete

      wipe cache den reboot again

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      12 May 2013 at 09:51 delete

      Well its a custom Rom., so you may have to Reboot manually for the 1st time after Installing this ROM.

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      12 May 2013 at 09:52 delete

      Open your Phone's battery.....
      And wait for 5 minutes...and then again reconnect.....and reboot your Phone again... :-)

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      13 May 2013 at 21:51 delete

      done bro but it show again n again "SORRy samsung keypad stopped working" plz help me

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      14 May 2013 at 00:20 delete

      bro i have been waiting for a long time for my phone to get rebooted.. its taking longer than normal time.. will there be any serious issues in phone ? what should I do now ?

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      14 May 2013 at 00:23 delete

      did your phone come back into normal state after this ? what did u do ?

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      14 May 2013 at 01:47 delete

      i m useing galaxy y GT-s 5360 , i nead a jelly bean soo..plzzz send me download link in my email id......bitu561@gmail.com..............plzz....help me.............

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      24 May 2013 at 07:07 delete

      me can't get in to recover or download.

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      27 May 2013 at 19:57 delete

      hiiii...i followed the same procedure u wrote here...i have installed it in my phn..galaxy y 5360...btt nw its again nd again showing sorry...keypad not working..plzz help...hw to solve dis...

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      27 May 2013 at 20:26 delete

      plzzzz help me...how to get back to normal ??

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      27 May 2013 at 20:55 delete

      If you want to get back to normal then try to flash a Official Firmware of Galaxy Y with Odin..!!

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      29 May 2013 at 06:23 delete

      هل يدعم اللغه العربيه

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      30 May 2013 at 04:57 delete

      Hi buddies,

      Not only this jelly bean..No one OS will support to this Samsung Galaxy S5360.But We can recover our phone by following steps..
      First Be cool.With in 30 minutes it 'll Over.

      1.Download the appropriate firmware from WWW.SAMFIRWARE.COM
      2.Extract the firmware with the password of samfirmware.com
      3.Download Odin Tool to dump the OS on your phone.
      4.Now just bring your mobile to ODIN Mode(By pressing power button +
      Volume Down Button + menu button )
      5.Connect your Phone with Laptop.
      6.Open Odin Tool.
      7.Provide the files location what are asked in Odin tool.(It is all available in Firmware Zipped file itself)
      8.Click the Download button in Odin tool.
      9.wait for Downloading.
      10.Reboot Your Phone.
      11.Problem solved.


      Thanks and Regards,
      Ramachandran.S

      if you have any doubt on this just mail to
      asramtam@gmail.com

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      30 May 2013 at 05:02 delete

      Hi buddies,

      Not only this jelly bean..No one OS will support to this Samsung Galaxy S5360.But We can recover our phone by following steps..
      First Be cool.With in 30 minutes it 'll Over.

      1.Download the appropriate firmware from WWW.SAMFIRWARE.COM
      2.Extract the firmware with the password of samfirmware.com
      3.Download Odin Tool to dump the OS on your phone.
      4.Now just bring your mobile to ODIN Mode(By pressing power button +
      Volume Down Button + menu button )
      5.Connect your Phone with Laptop.
      6.Open Odin Tool.
      7.Provide the files location what are asked in Odin tool.(It is all available in Firmware Zipped file itself)
      8.Click the Download button in Odin tool.
      9.wait for Downloading.
      10.Reboot Your Phone.
      11.Problem solved.


      Thanks and Regards,
      Ramachandran.S

      if you have any doubt on this just mail to
      asramtam@gmail.com

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      4 June 2013 at 05:34 delete

      it has been more than 30 minutes
      the phone is not rebooting
      help me asap

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      4 June 2013 at 06:49 delete

      same query
      admin please help!!!!!!!!

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      5 June 2013 at 22:27 delete

      I want to upgrade too . But im afraid.

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      6 June 2013 at 23:36 delete

      this is very useful for my customers :)

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      7 June 2013 at 22:55 delete

      i have done it but after rebooting my phone showing CyanogenMod on screen plz help

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      7 June 2013 at 23:06 delete

      i have done it but after rebooting my phone showing CyanogenMod on screen plz help

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      10 June 2013 at 02:08 delete

      in a big dilemma. how do i get rid of this Cyanogenmod..???

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      12 June 2013 at 00:52 delete

      my keypad is not respondind,,,it is always telling force close.

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      12 June 2013 at 03:05 delete

      CyanogenMod thats the only thing that i see...how can i get back my older version of rom... and how can i recover it...plzz reply asap...

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      12 June 2013 at 03:18 delete

      hey... we need some help so please response...

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      12 June 2013 at 03:39 delete

      Vinay Ram ...we need some help... plz... what will we do now?? to recover our phone...

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      15 June 2013 at 14:33 delete

      thank you very much to Turkey...

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      19 June 2013 at 06:13 delete

      Sorry for late reply..
      Tolentino,I need answers for following questions:

      1.Have you download the orginal firmware from "www.samfirmware.com"
      2.Have you turning on properly to go in ODIN Mode ?
      3.Have you given the required file directories what are all asked by ODIN tool ?
      4.Have you got any error message while downloading firmware into mobile ?

      If you had been done everything above.Your Phone would be started after 10 times blinking of SAMSUNG Logo.

      If its not fine tell me where you have strucked.

      Thanks & Regards,
      Ramachandran.S

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      21 June 2013 at 00:07 delete

      BOSS my phone is not rebooting.i am waiting fr one hr plzzz help me

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      22 June 2013 at 00:20 delete

      if ur phone showing a bootanimation its not a big problem..just flash another custom kernel..like savie or kuro kernel..tested for me..

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      22 June 2013 at 09:42 delete

      what if i did not follow some of the steps like: step 6 to 8.. i immediately start to install the ROM... and that's it black screen appears and a logo of ROM.. does that mean my phone freeze up? help me fix it pls.. tnx

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      22 June 2013 at 09:49 delete

      i also have problem same as Tolentino.. CyanogenMod is the only thing i see on my phone.. i skip step 6-8.. help me please...

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      22 June 2013 at 21:32 delete

      Tried installing the Savie and Kuro ROM with no success. You need to work on this as I have wasted an hour of my time and gotten no where very fast.

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      22 June 2013 at 21:33 delete

      Should have been KERNEL - not ROM. my mistake. Still does not work though.

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      24 June 2013 at 04:46 delete

      Reboot it manually. Open your phone's battery and then again reboot manually..!

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      24 June 2013 at 04:49 delete

      There will not be any serious issues in your phone. If that ROM is not working, then try to install an official firmware again.

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      25 June 2013 at 02:26 delete

      my keypad wont work what should i do ???

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      28 June 2013 at 04:27 delete

      this one sucks do not try this .shit my fone is not working now and need to buy new one

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      2 July 2013 at 09:07 delete

      u r dumb!! i did and its working fine even i have updated it and am working with its since 2 months now ... ts terrifically awsum!!
      try to do this calmly.. and have patience .......... its working great with my galaxy y older version ...

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      4 July 2013 at 04:13 delete

      my keypad wont work what should i do ???

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      5 July 2013 at 02:09 delete

      help me i have problim i skip many steps now my phone is in samaung starting logo

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      8 July 2013 at 05:28 delete

      Dont worry,, Just Go for Official firmware

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      9 July 2013 at 11:18 delete

      hello friends how can i download jelly bean v3 for samsung galaxy s-5360

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      9 July 2013 at 12:04 delete

      dude itS stucked at rebootinG ! !
      its been 10 minutes and I manuaLly reatarted iT ...
      nThnG hppnS ,, tell Me sht Shud I doo ..
      Dn tell Me to use officiaL firmware..... I wnt T JllybeaN ...
      Jst tell Me a safe secure proceedure

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      14 July 2013 at 08:53 delete

      my keypad is not working pls help

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      14 July 2013 at 21:14 delete

      my samsung cannot recieve mesagge what can i do??

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      18 July 2013 at 11:25 delete

      my keypad is not respondind,,,it is always telling force close. what should i do????

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      20 July 2013 at 08:15 delete

      Don't worry do the whole process again:-)

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      21 July 2013 at 02:53 delete

      bro .. y i cant use this version ? can u tell me ?

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      27 July 2013 at 01:41 delete

      sir i have facing network problem in Jelly blast 4.1 and i also backup IMEI so plz tell me wht to do..???

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      7 August 2013 at 01:03 delete

      if this process is faild then what have to do please tell me

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      8 August 2013 at 03:10 delete

      if i want to remove this then what should i have to do ?

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      10 August 2013 at 21:18 delete

      after installation my phone not support any simcard

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      24 August 2013 at 16:45 delete

      my keypad is not responding,,,it is always telling to force close.

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      30 August 2013 at 05:23 delete

      Is it safe.if some thing goes wrong then are you ready to take is responsibility????????????????

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      30 August 2013 at 05:25 delete

      reply as soon as possible.if yes i willto instal it

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      10 September 2013 at 10:44 delete

      انا اتبعت الخطوات بس لهسا التلفون ما اشتغلل الرجاء الرد في اسرع وقت

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      17 September 2013 at 23:50 delete

      i have intalled in my mobile it is taking more time to reboot

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      18 September 2013 at 10:11 delete

      what is dis fuckin cyanogenmod?

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      18 September 2013 at 10:12 delete This comment has been removed by the author.
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      18 September 2013 at 10:35 delete

      .... Aftr installing zip file my phone shows cyanogenmod continously ..wt to do now :D hehehe

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      21 September 2013 at 12:32 delete

      Woah.!!!


      Nothing Happen..


      So, i recover my firmware to it's original

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      22 September 2013 at 05:21 delete

      it keep showing me the cyanogen mod but its not starting...

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      22 September 2013 at 05:24 delete

      it keep showing me the cyanogen mod but its not starting...

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      28 October 2013 at 07:27 delete

      after installing this mod i am not able to take a dump.. please help me...

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      30 October 2013 at 06:38 delete

      i did all the steps but it is showing the "samsung galaxy y" name,and it is not entering into recovery mode wat should i do????

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      30 October 2013 at 10:21 delete

      i just did it now lets see the result

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      10 November 2013 at 04:48 delete

      my one got done but now i am not having mobile network, but getting internet connection to browse and download and uploads. but verification and registration of my whatsapp software says no connections

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      8 December 2013 at 07:43 delete

      how to remove this please tell fast ??

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      14 December 2013 at 14:02 delete

      You can't remove this easily. If you installed this 4.1.2 rom, then it means that the 2.3.6 rom which was already in your phone was deleted. So you have to download the stock rom (2.3.6) on the internet and install it (it will be harder than installing this one).

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      14 December 2013 at 14:07 delete

      Download the stock rom (2.3.6) here : https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6u1O0DZtb51bk1KYVpDWDVlQU0/edit?usp=sharing

      Then go here : http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1465800&page=1 and follow the steps on the second post. (download links of this page are broken, that's why I gave another download link)

      If your phone is not recognized by ODIN, remove the battery, plug your phone to your computer, boot in download mode, then put the battery back.

      You're welcome.

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      25 December 2013 at 05:48 delete

      I've been put through the installation steps correctly but it does not work!
      My Samsung will not boot, Always in CyanogenMod and do not enter the home.
      Please reply to comment other comments they have complaints similar to mine.
      Your post is not very helpful!
      I will report the blogger to remove it immediately!

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      30 December 2013 at 06:35 delete

      i installed some updates and all from the souerces. and now my phone doesn't load. please tell me how can get back to restore my phone to the previous version as it was previously. back to the beginning to Android 2.3.6 on samsung galaxy y gt-s5360

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      6 January 2014 at 12:15 delete

      bro 4.1 spot to kare ga na achi tarha se

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      12 January 2014 at 09:06 delete

      My phone is not open what i do now..??

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      13 January 2014 at 23:31 delete

      hey its talking too much off time..plz help me

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      21 January 2014 at 07:32 delete

      actualy, its only work for os gingerbread dxlf1. . . .

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      1 February 2014 at 09:18 delete

      Can't you read the comments before posting ? I already made a tutorial on how to get back to 2.3.6 in the comments !

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      13 April 2014 at 06:26 delete

      there is not install jellybeen in replace cyanogenmod n now my mob cannot on after min..
      mow wt can i do???

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      23 April 2014 at 04:57 delete

      same problem here plsss help........................

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      23 April 2014 at 05:00 delete

      there a problem the application samsung keypad .....................has stop unexpectedly......please try again..................what shall i do please reply.............................................

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      23 April 2014 at 05:03 delete

      shall i re boot it again?????? what shall i do...............?????

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      23 April 2014 at 10:22 delete

      how can i make my phone prevously it was??????

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      22 June 2014 at 10:37 delete

      in my phone only show cynogenmod what shall i do plz help me?

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      16 January 2015 at 22:28 delete

      Thanks for informing about Android. We are giving more updates with full version software download sites crack

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      26 January 2015 at 22:33 delete

      thanks for nice sharing and giving useful information for Update Galaxy Y S5360 to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean.
      Full Version PC Software

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      2 February 2015 at 03:34 delete

      Update Galaxy Y S5360 to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean is really nice and good informative posting...
      PC Software Download

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