Triangle Away updated to v2.95 !
Posted on 2013-06-05, 25 comments, 143 +1's, imported from Google+/Chainfire

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A lot of the codebase has changed, including pretty much all the important functions, so even if your device is not new with this update, please do re-test and report issues should there be any.

Support has been added for the Note 8.0 family of devices (GT-N51xx).

Support has been updated for these Qualcomm-based SGS4 models: International/I9505, Sprint/L720, T-Mobile/M919, USCC/R970, Canadian/I337M. This uses a different method and order of things as usual, and so far seems to work, but there has only been limited testing. Be sure to report issues to the XDA thread. As with all newer devices, the counter will stay at least 1 if you're not using a stock kernel/recovery.

The AT&T and VZW SGS4 models are not specifically supported as their bootloader lock and patch are not really compatible with Triangle Away's way of doing things. However, if you have stock kernel and stock recovery, and you have the periodic system modified reset option enabled, and you wait a few minutes, and reboot into download mode, then back to Android again, and then use the reset feature, it might work.

There is still no support for the GT-I9500 Exynos5-based SGS4 but I hope to have that next week.

There's a new feature called periodic system modified reset, which is enabled by default, and helps in keeping the system status on official in the bootloader (only). It has no effect on the system status under Settings.

Discussion thread on XDA-Developers:


  • Restructured detect and reset code

  • Fixed possible crash-at-launch

  • Improved "system modified" patch

  • Added periodic system modified reset service

  • Added option to choose normal or download mode reboot in special boot mode

  • New reset method for Qualcomm-based S4 family of devices

  • Support for:

--- Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 3G/Wi-Fi/LTE GT-N5100/10/20

--- Samsung Galaxy S4 International GT-I9505

--- Samsung Galaxy S4 T-Mobile SGH-M919

--- Samsung Galaxy S4 Sprint SPH-L720

--- Samsung Galaxy S4 US Cellular SCH-R970

--- Samsung Galaxy S4 Canadia SGH-I337M

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Peter Coverley commented on 2013-06-05 at 17:21:

Thanks for all your work, excellent, as usual. Thanks.

Ādi-Kartā Dāsa commented on 2013-06-05 at 17:26:

Thanks for this. Waiting the i9500 version to buy.

Francis S commented on 2013-06-05 at 17:36:

was hoping the update would work on my current SGS3 Rom (TW) I'm using. Supposedly stock kernel but still flips counter on reboot. Nice to see all the new devices updated.

Craig D commented on 2013-06-05 at 18:09:

Brillant work Chainfire, and thank you for your wonderful work on Triangle Away and CF Autoroot.

Issa Souley commented on 2013-06-05 at 18:44:

Thanks chainfire. I just just updated ta. The initial setup looks very nice and works well on the sgh-m919.

Henrik Oettgen commented on 2013-06-05 at 18:59:

Big thanks. Awesome job

Vineet Tyagi commented on 2013-06-05 at 19:03:

no love for AT&T S4 (i337)? 

Chainfire commented on 2013-06-05 at 19:36:

+Vineet Tyagi Do you even read ?

Vineet Tyagi commented on 2013-06-05 at 19:48:

Opps sorry...apparently not 

Joe Bear commented on 2013-06-05 at 19:52:

Thanks for the update Chainfire! My SGH-M919 is officially Official.

Adam DeHann commented on 2013-06-05 at 20:05:

Confirmed working on Canadian SGS4 (SGH-I337M). Thank you and I will send another donation your way... :-)

Ramin Tahmasebi commented on 2013-06-05 at 21:12:

Keep up the good work, you are a genious!

Larry Harris commented on 2013-06-05 at 21:18:

Do I need this for my n7? (Noob)

Jonas Clément commented on 2013-06-05 at 22:48:

Grr. Broke System Status Normal using the tracker enabling feature. Otherwise gj

Adam DeHann commented on 2013-06-05 at 23:18:

+Chainfire Regret to inform you of a WiFi issue with the Canadian SGS4 (SGH-I337M): Noticed that the region selection is Europe instead of Canada/Taiwan and, although the correct region can be selected, it will revert to Europe upon exiting the Advanced section of the WiFi menu. A factory reset resolved the issue. I installed Triangle Away once again and confirmed that clearing the counter is the cause of the WiFi issue. Suspect the region selection; but, may be otherwise as there is no MAC address displayed and WiFi cannot be turned on. Was not near WiFi when I cleared the counter; so, only noticed this issue later. At least my counter is cleared... :-P

Renato Ferrante commented on 2013-06-06 at 01:33:

Nicely done!

Alexei Lerner commented on 2013-06-06 at 14:23:

+Chainfire Confirmed working with Galaxy S2

Alexei Lerner commented on 2013-06-06 at 14:38:

Triangle Away updated to 2.96! However not via Play Store. Please update the Play Store version.

Sébastien Delcroix commented on 2013-06-06 at 18:36:

Hope you make it for the i9500. So fan of your work.

Alexei Lerner commented on 2013-06-06 at 20:43:

+Chainfire Please update the Play Store version to 2.96 you offer on xda forum!

Shahab Qazi commented on 2013-06-07 at 20:47:

Great job

Joe Bowman commented on 2013-06-18 at 15:13:

really appreciate all of your work! thank you, and of course amazing job 

Hussain AL-Derazi commented on 2013-08-16 at 22:03:

Thanks, Please give GT-i9500 Some love

Shahab Qazi commented on 2013-08-17 at 01:22:

Great job, thank you

James McGowan commented on 2013-08-20 at 20:57:

Just wondering if there will be an update to address the issues with the MF9 OTA? I do so appreciate your outstanding products and have purchased the latest SuperSU Pro app and also Triangle Away (even though I was not aware of the MF9 issue). Thank you also for the incredibly simple to use [SPH-L720] CF-Auto-Root.

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