A "bootloop" or "boot loop" is a problematic situation wherein a device can't fully boot up and starts over, in a loop. Make sure to read the information provided with the 'info' link before submitting your question, as it contains general help.

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Galaxy Note 4 stuck after using Quick Boot

First of all, I'm really hoping someone can help me because after hours of scouring the interwebz, I still have yet to come across any forum posts or youtube tutorials where someone has experienced ...
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Galaxy S6 won't charge after drain to 0-1%, cannot boot

After letting my Galaxy S6 drain more than usual, I connected it to the fast charger a bit after it hit 1%, and left it for the night while still powered on. Next morning the phone was off. Powering ...
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Complete copy of phone's root folder include sms messaging database?

Today, my lame-o ZTE Obsidian on the T-Mobile network tried to update its system software and is now stuck in a boot-loop. Tried numerous fixes to no avail. I have no problem with a factory reset, but ...
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Can't boot after replacing system.img [closed]

I am working on a custom android device using the i.MX53 board from NXP (formerly Freescale). I have the OS source code, various intermediate files, and the final resulting files once produced by ...
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Honor 4c full brick [closed]

My Huawei Honor 4c is full brick. I updated it to loliopp then tried to downgrade it to kitkat during that device is full brick. I connected device in fastboot mode then installed boot.img , ...
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Boot Loop on Xperia SP

I was running CM13 Android 6.0 on C5302 Sony Xperia SP. I flashed CWM 6 and CM12 Android 5.0 after that using CWM recovery. Now my device has gone into boot loop where it boots and then I get a screen ...
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Nexus 4 stuck in boot loop

Yesterday some guy has changed my 3.5 mm jack in nexus 4. Old one was broken. After that I could not turned on my phone. I saw infinite boot. I had android 5 in that time. Today I install android ...
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Cannot enter fastboot mode after flashing custom recovery

I flashed a CWM recovery on my Micromax Q380 (Canvas Spark) phone. After that only logo appears and it reboots again and again (boot loop). I tried entering into recovery and fastboot (Vol Up + Power ...
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Note 4 verizon with an unlocked boot loader boot loop

I just managed to get my Note 4's bootloader unlocked and installed TWRP, but I didn't take a backup before flashing SuperSU and, as luck would have it, got into a bootloop. I have tried factory ...
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Blank screen boot loop on SM-T211

I have a Samsung SM-T211 (India) tablet and am using it for 2 years. I have rooted it using ODIN and TWRP (android 4.4.2) based on online tutorials and it is working fine. Couple of days back when I ...
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Screen covered with noise, can't boot

Weird stuff started hapenning. For most of the time I can't boot my android. It gets stuck on Samsung Galaxy Alpha logo. When it does boot, my screen looks like this: OS seems alive, as it's ...
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Nexus 7 Google Logo Boot-Loop

My stock Nexus 7 was working fine until I turned it on. The lock screen was frozen. I then hard reset the device and turned it back on. On boot the tablet gets stuck on the Google logo and never ...
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Android Nexus 5 “Reboot&Wipe loop with hang” — Can't flash system

My Nexus 5 recently "soft-bricked" itself on an update, and I can't seem to get traditional methods via adb/fastboot (windows pc) to work. My phone is unlocked, and I have the necessary files in the ...
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Samsung galaxy A3 infinite boot loop help?

I dropped my phone in water earlier, and picked it up almost instantly. It got stuck in a small boot loop, but then turned itself on for a short while. However, it turned off again and has been stuck ...
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One Plus One Boot Loop - Marshmallow Update

today I updated my OnePlus One to Android 6.0.1 Cyanogenmod. It is now stuck in a boot loop, it turns on, runs for approximately two minutes, freezes, then restarts. My phone is not rooted. Here are ...
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boot loop galaxy tab A

I am using a galaxy tab A Lollipop. Recently when I tried to restart the device it was stuck in a infinite loop just shows "Samsung galaxy tab A powered by Android". I tried going to recovery mode i ...
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LG Stuck on Download Mode

I have LG Optimus L70, and the it is soft bricked, because sometimes it magically works and boots to system (with system UI not working properly). The phone now is stuck at download mode i suppose ...
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Can anybody identify this device?

I am trying to fix an Android tablet. As far as I know, it's stock, but that's about it. There is no inclination of the manufacturer. Here are the pics: Back and front (click images for larger ...
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Internal partitions messed up

So, I got a "little" problem, it started a few days ago, I woke up and my device was overheated and stuck in the bootlogo, I went to the Philz Recovery but it started with an startup error about the ...
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Galaxy S3 turning on and off repeatedly even after factory reset

I have a bricked samsung galaxy s3! It is shutting off and on again and I need to remove the battery to make it stop. I have tried the following... -tapping out stuck power button -options in ...
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My device isn't booting after moving an app to /system and then uninstalling it

I have Huawei p8 lite ALE-L21 dual sim running Lollipop. I downloaded an app called Game Killer which I converted to a system app. It didn't seem to work so then I deleted it by using link2sd. It ...
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Problem with RCA Voyager II

My brother has an RCA Voyager II, and it has a problem booting up. Every time it turns on, it turns off. Is there a way to fix it?
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Unable to mount storage on Asus TF700T

Some time ago I successfully unlocked my TF700 and installed one of the Cromi-X ROMs. The machine wasn't improved that much and was still very slow with frequent messages asking if I wanted to wait ...
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How can I fix a boot loop after replacing the Power button?

A couple days ago my phone started boot looping and just showing the Samsung logo. I was told that my Power button was the problem, so I replaced it but I'm still having the same issue. I have a ...
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STRUCK AT BOOT ANIMATION AFTER CHANGING IT MANUALLY

Guys i need urjent help as i my device got stuck in the boot animation after i chenged it manually. my device (BSNL PENTA WS704DX) is rooted. Now even after wiping data or formatting data an hard ...
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SM-P900 Stuck in boot loop and reports “E: failed to mount /efs (invalid argument)” in recovery mode

On power on the tablet goes into a boot loop with the samsung logo. Booting into recovery mode, at the bottom of the screen, is the following error E: failed to mount /efs (invalid argument) I've ...
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Tablet stuck in erasing loop after failed factory reset

This will probably be obvious stupid question for you but im hopeless. I tried to do factory reset on my Lenovo Yoga tablet but I turned it off while it was erasing.....i know it was super stupid but ...
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“Android is upgrading… Starting Apps” on boot

My phone is still stuck on "Android is upgrading.. starting apps" on boot. Earlier, my phone said "Unfortunately, Google Playstore stopped working" and I am unable to use my apps which needed ...
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Odin BcmCP.img fail when trying to flash gt-s5830i (galaxy ace)

So I have a bricked gt-s5830i (galaxy ace) and when I try to flash it using odin I get this error: <ID:0/003> Added!! <OSM> Enter CS for MD5.. <OSM> Binary Check MD5.. Do not unplug ...
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Samsung Note N7000 Stuck on booting screen

My phone seems to have somehow managed to brick itself. I was using it for wifi tethering via usb to my laptop. All was good until I unplugged it. It started restarting itself but never fully starting ...
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Phone stuck in bootloop due to HiFont

My phone has stuck in a bootloop when it rebooted after installing a font using HiFont. I have tried HiFont many times, it works well. It is for the first time it happened. The phone boots up and ...
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Phone not booting after rooting attempt

I tried to root my phone Samsung Galaxy J1 (SM-J100H) with Odin3 software following some steps, but after that now it's not working, I turned on the phone and it vibrates one time and I see only the ...
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Nexus 4 - Random reboot

I have a 3 years old LG Nexus-4, I have tried multicore cpu controller pro and some cardboard/VR apps (google cardboard, fulldive, etc..) recently & I have faced some rare random restart for 4-5 ...
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I/O errors opening files in data partition

I'm trying to repair a Moto G (XT1008, unlocked) device. When booting normally, the motorola splash finishes and the android desktop shows up for one second, then a bunch of pop ups show up informing ...
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HTC Desire keeps restarting every 30 seconds

My HTC Desire is 2 years old. I have had numerous issues over the last 2 years between random freezing, unmounted SD card etc.. But now my phone will start, stay on for 30 seconds, and then shut down. ...
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Boot loop when changed to ART(Android Runtime)

I activated the Android Runtime (ART) instead of Dalvik and after that my phone rebooted but it seems that it's stuck in a bootloop. Will the first bot after choosing ART take some extra time? How ...
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Help! Can't fix Samsung Galaxy Ch@t (GT-B5330), stuck in Firmware Update error screen

Good day! I came here to ask for further help with my Samsung Android phone, Galaxy Ch@t GT-B5330. I tried flashing an updated 4.1.2 JellyBean OS ROM on it, from Samsung Kies, after updating, it ...
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Phone stuck in bootloop after installing Chainfire 3D app

I have Micromax A61 with 4.1 Jelly Bean. I rooted it using Kingo Root. I tried a performance boosting app called Chainfire 3D. Now it's stuck in boot screen. I don't have CWM or TWRP recovery and USB ...
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Tesco Hudl adb sideload Gets error “installation aborted”

I have a Tesco Hudl HT7S3 which was rooted and i corrupted a file in the system and it is stuck in a bootloop. All i can use is adb sideload. I found the stock image and have sent it to the device ...
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My GT-I9192 device keeps rebooting to “GALAXY” logo, even when trying to go into Recovery Mode

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini that turns on just to the "Samsung GALAXY S4 mini GT-I9192" logo and keeps rebooting to it.. even when I try to go into recovery mode it just reboots to this logo and ...
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HTC One M7 stuck on boot

I have a HTC One M7 since 2 years. I got a software update in December and i tried to update it and somehow after the update the phone showed me errors. So back then i did a recovery and the phone ...
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Difference between flashable firmware files of 2 same model phone with different internal SD size?

I have a Gionee m2 8gb which is in a bootloop, so I downloaded flashable firmware files for it, but mistakenly I downloaded gionee m2 4gb flashable firmware files. Is it possible to use this files for ...
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Updated to CyanogenMod 12.1, tablet now stuck in bootloop with TWRP

I just updated my tablet (Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1) to the latest CyanogenMod 12.1 snapshot, via the built-in updater. It worked perfectly, and booted into my homescreen just fine. I decided to factory ...
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boot loop after flashing partitions from stock firmware

I have Arch linux installed and have installed android-tools(so fastboot and adb commands are available). Because I had a problem with kingroot I needed to flash the phone to stock. I had stock ...
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Nexus 5x stuck on Google logo

First time that I've been lost about how to fix an android device. In short, I tried updating the my device to the latest cm13 nightly but that ended up causing the Google logo loop (wouldn't boot ...
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Backup an app's complete data when phone is stuck in bootloop

My rooted Moto G is stuck in a bootloop. I want to backup a specific app. usb-debugging is enabled. I have access to bootloader and twrp recovery. I have tried wiping cache and dalvik cache and even ...
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iFont app caused a bootloop and I cannot see the data despite connecting to a computer

I have a rooted phone on which I installed the iFont app I selected a font and downloaded it. When I installed it, it asked me to restart the phone. I rebooted it and then my phone keeps restarting. ...
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Can't recover Nexus 5 from bootloop

Hey I am trying to get my Nexus 5 working again. I really need someone to help me troubleshoot this. One day I noticed my phone was off after about half an hour from being fully charged. It wouldn't ...
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Boot loop after updating HTC One M8 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Couple of days back, I got the notification to download and install official Android 6.0 (build 6.12.401) in my HTC One M8 (not rooted, was running Android 5.0.2). As I downloaded and installed it, ...
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My phone is soft-bricked after ADB update

This is the problem: I always connect my phone to computer, to charge it, but I tried to execute ADB shell into recovery mode. 1- I've entered into recovery mode 2- I tried to go to "Apply update ...