How to install TWRP recovery on the Galaxy S5

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ClockWorkMod was the go to ROM until just a few years ago as TWRP or TeamWin Recovery Project which has been gaining a lot of critical acclaim as well as a huge user base. The touch based recovery mod is unofficially ported to the Galaxy s5, here is how to install TWRP recovery on the Samsung Galaxy S5

See Also: How to install ClockWorkMod on the Galaxy S5

How to install TWRP Recovery On the Galaxy S5 using Odin

  1. Download the TWRP for the Galaxy S5
  2. Run Odin3-vX.X.exe
  3. Click on the PDA button
  4.  select the downloaded TWRP Galaxy s5 .tar.md5 file
  5. Boot your phone into Download mode (this can be done holding the VolDown+Home+Power buttons)
  6. Proceed to connect your Galaxy S5 to your Computer
  7. Make sure Repartition is NOT checked on Odin (This could brick your device)
  8. Click the big “Start” button
  9. Voila!
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