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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Sony Live With The Walkman : Phone is restarting continuously

I have a problem with my Sony Live With The WalkMan phone, it has Android 4.0 (ICS) and was working well before last week, the problem started a week before when I tried turning on my phone's ...
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HTC One M7 in reboot loop, even after factory reset

My HTC One M7 crashed today when it's searching for WIFI, then it began rebooting in loops. (showing HTC logo then restart) I tried to do a factory reset from Bootloader, as well as entering the ...
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Android Tablet Stuck at Boot Screen

I am new to this forum. I just wanted to seek your help. I have a tablet which is working fine a few days. But one day when I started the tablet its got stuck at android screen. 10-20 and even 30 ...
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Stuck in bootloop; have tried all suggestions

Thanks, in advance, of making yourself available to noobs like me. I can make a Windows PC sing and dance and spit wooden nickels, but this Android thing has me stumped... The phone worked at the ...
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How to recover data from bootlooped Samsung Galaxy S7 phone

Please note, I am a non-technical simple user of a Samsung Galaxy S7 phone. I am a complete novice and have never previously attempted any type of android development. I have a Samsung Galaxy S7 that ...
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Why does Android drop files I transfer to SDCard while in recovery mode?

Here's my situation: I have a Sprint Samsung Nexus S 4g. It is rooted, unlocked, and loaded with CyanogenMod 10.1. I am attaching it to a Windows 8 machine via USB cable. Recently, the phone went ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note N7000 bootloop even after flashing rom

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note GT N7000 India. It rebooted automatically the day before yesterday and then it got stuck at the Logo screen. I have downloaded and flashed it with ...
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Get logs before logcat has started in a bootloop

I am flashing a modified version of aosp and the device boot loops. The problem is that "logcat" on the phone never runs, meaning that the problem has occurred earlier. So, is there a way that I can ...
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Keep Rebooting After Installing Fake GPS For Pokemon GO (I Think It's Not Bootloop)

Today I'm installing the Fake GPS app for Pokemon GO, I watch the tutorial from here: Trik akali GPS pokemon GO - Fake GPS POKEMON GO trick Well, at the first try, I don't have any issue.. but, after ...
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RedMi 2 Bootloop after MIUI update

Today I had I have received a MIUI updated on my RedMi 2. [Note: The phone is rooted and has CWM installed] The phone was supposed to boot and start the updated but for some reason it got stuck in ...
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L90 bootloop - no emergency mode, no download mode, pc doesn't recognize

Good afternoon, I'm facing a problem on my colleague's LG L90 phone, it suddenly started to bootloop and nothing seems to solve the problem. The only way to turn it off is to remove the battery, but ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini boot loop (Restarting repeatedly)

I uninstalled Microsoft Word and Excel apps from my phone, browsing with Ebay app and suddenly my phone became dead. After entering into recovery mode and factory reset was done. The followings were ...
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Changed device DPI now stuck in a bootloop

Device: OnePlus One ROM: MultiROM with CM11s as internal, and CM12 nightly as secondary Recovery: TWRP Backup location: USB OTG Backup method: Online Nandroid Backup application So I have quite ...
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LG Volt LS740: Device under boot-loop after I agreed to update it. Hard/soft reset didn't work

My phone LG Volt LS740 asked me to update, so I did. And before it continued it said it will turn off and then start the new update. I agreed. Now my phone keeps powering off and on like crazy and won'...
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Cyanogenmod 9 stuck in boot loop

Let me start off by saying that I have a Verizon Galaxy Nexus. I flashed cyanogenmod 10.1 last night and was having some issues so I decided to go back to 9. Unfortunately clockworkmod wasn't able ...
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my galaxy s6 edge is stuck on boot loop and nothing works

my galaxy s6 edge got stuck on boot loop after i tried to remove my root with supersu and now i can't fix it... i tried installing stock rom with odin but it's stuck on hand write, adb dosent ...
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Data recovery on boot-looped Samsung Galaxy S II GT-i9100

I have a boot-looped Samsung Galaxy S II GT-i9100, running the Android 2.3 Gingerbread it came with, unrooted and unmodified (although Optus-branded). The phone's battery depleted while the phone was ...
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How can I recover data off a bricked Samsung Galaxy Note 2?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 2. I have never rooted it or done anything weird. I woke up today and discovered that my phone was frozen. I tried to power it on, but it would not get past loading. It's ...
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Phone restarting nonstop

My phone started rebooting all by itself all the time after I did 2 things with it. Installed Snapdragon BatteryGuru and put it on learning mode (for an estimated 3 days I guess) so that I could start ...
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My Galaxy S2 restarts and blocks after factory reset

I did a factory reset on a Samsung Galaxy S2 like this: switch off phone hold down buttons Volume Up, Home and Power until phone boots into "Android System Recovery" mode select wipe/factory reset ...
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Cyanogenmod 13 - Bootloop

I recently was playing on my PC while I noticed an update on my Oneplus One. As every other update I just downloaded it and let it flash automatically. The next thing I noticed was that it just kept ...
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Sony Xperia Z stuck in a bootloop

My Xperia Z is stuck int a bootloop. It goes up to the colorful waves and then it restarts. It was connected with USB in charging mode. Suddenly, it starts restarting. I thought it might be carrying ...
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Software installation

I got stuck in Huawei Logi and wont start, then I did this instruction "Download the same build you had before getting stucked or newer one, Extract it and transfer "dload" folder to the root of FAT32 ...
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Problems after restoring nandroid backup

On my Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F, Android 4.4.2) I made a nandroid backup of "everything" (boot, cache, recovery, system, etc.) about six weeks ago (using PhilzTouch recovery). Yesterday I tried to restore ...
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Samsung Galaxy S2 factory-reset lead to boot-loop

I have a Samsung Galaxy S2. I factory-reset my phone from the Settings option, but it is taking too much time. It has been 24 hours already, but the device is only boot-looping. I've also tried to ...
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How to repair-unbrick-solve my Galaxy Tab 3 10.1" after rooting

I was trying to root my device, but I think something went wrong. I may have bricked my Galaxy Tab 3 10.1. When I noticed that the device was in loop, I tried to root with the CF-Auto-Root file a few ...
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TF300T stuck in bootloop after factory reset

I have recently rooted my TF300T and installed a custom TWRP recovery. I have also flashed a CyanogenMod rom (cm-12.1-20160626-NIGHTLY-tf300t.zip). After that (do not ask me why, it was an ...
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Can system apps be enabled/disabled directly from the filesystem?

System apps can be disabled by using pm disable [appname] and re-enabled in the same fashion. But is there a way to accomplish the same thing by editing some file(s?) somewhere? Context: My Android-...
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Nexus 5 stuck on Google logo at boot

I recently unpacked, modified, and repacked the boot.img file and flashed it onto my Google Nexus 5. When I rebooted the device, I was stuck at the Google logo screen. I can access the recovery mode,...
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Rooted, Encrypted Galaxy Note 8" stuck in bootloop!

I am a noob. In a nutshell, I poked at things I shouldn't have after rooting/encrypting my galaxy note 8" tablet (GT-N5110) and now it continuously loops through the boot up screen. It gives me just ...
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LG Motion Keep Rebooting (Boot Loop) After Installing Beat Audio Installation

I was looking through the Google Play Store after I rooted my LG Motion 4G The other day, and came upon the app "Beats Audio Installation" & Downloaded it and then when i opened the app and ...
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My Samsung Note 8 GT 5110 is stuck in a boot loop. I want to retrieve data … is there any hope?

I am about to press "wipe data/factory reset" on the recovery menu, but have found this place and you are my last best hope! I hope to rescue data from S-note and other apps, plus loads of photos ...
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Galaxy S4 boot-loop (hardware fault?)

Last night my Samsung Galaxy S4 (i9505) suddenly crashed while I was playing a game and got into a boot loop. The screen goes all sorts of crazy on boot, so I think it's a hardware problem: There'...
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HTC One crashed during update, now it won't start

My HTC One was doing a software update then just shut off. Now it won't do anything except show the red triangle with a explanation mark in the middle. I have tried rebooting it and everything but ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Stuck in a Boot Loop

My phone is a SM-n910g absolutely no idea why its on a boot loop. and i cant even go to recovery mode by holding VOL Up + Home + Power it was constantly restarting even when it showed a blue warning ...
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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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Samsung Galaxy S1 Constant Reboot Cycle

I left my Samsung Galaxy S1 charging overnight plugged into my computer (as I usually do) and when I came to use it in the morning, it was turned off (to my surprise). When I turned it on, it goes ...
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Is my LG G3 in a software bootloop?

Last week I have rooted my LG G3 so I can install Cyanogenmod 13 on it, bcs after some time I felt my phone got slow and the battery life was not that great. I installed it and it got really better. I ...
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Galaxy Discover stuck on recovery mode

A few days go, I got a phone call and shortly after hanging the phone up, it suddenly turned off. After 1-2 attempts to turn it on, it finally worked, but put me in System Recovery with a dead android ...
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Android set is stuck in boot logo and not going to the home screen

I have Qmobile i12 android handset which is basically explay neo set but qmobile company has installed their own firmware in it and are selling it with name of their brand Qmobile i12. Yesterday I ...
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Stuck in bootloop after flashing ROM

I was flashing a custom ROM on my Samsung Galaxy Star Pro and now it is stuck in boot loop. I don't have a backup of my previous ROM. I can not boot into recovery as one of the volume buttons is ...
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Vodafone Smart Tab 3G 7" not booting

I have a Vodafone Smart Tab 3G seven inch. This device was switched of & when I wanted to use it then it just displayed at bottom screen Powered by Android. And then black screen. Vodacom can't ...
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Cannot revive Galaxy Note 2: Kies says “This device version cannot be updated”

I have had a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (GT-N7100GSMH) for almost 2 years now. Never rooted it, was always installing all recommended OS upgrades. After the latest one, the phone started rebooting itself ...
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Install android on non-booting XT1033 (Moto G 1st gen) - USB debugging not enabled

I have a Moto G (XT1033) running Android 5.0.2 that went out of charge one day. It then decided to boot into a black screen - i.e. I can see the Motorola splash screen (animation) but all I get after ...
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My Android Phone Can't On, Charger Logo Bootloop When Charging

I need help with my android phone, this was happened after I install Custom Rom. The Custom Rom is not really for my device, my device info is found Here. Actually, the rom is for Mediatek MT6572 but ...
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LG G2 (VS980) stuck in boot loop after flashing cm-11

Following http://wiki.cyanogenmod.org/w/Install_CM_for_VS980 to install cm on my Verizon VS980, I completed the steps and got a successful install but on reboot, my phone entered a boot loop, stopping ...
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Debug mode disabled, phone stuck in loop. Anything I can do?

My phone froze and loops to lock screen before rebooting. I'm guessing it's stopping due to apps opening in the background. Is there something I can do to break the loop? I wouldn't want to perform a ...
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Android Jellybean not booting

My phone suddenly stopped booting. When I press power button to turn on my phone, I see manufacturer animation in a loop and phone doesn't start. I didn't do any thing like flashing custom ROM. I don'...
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motog (XT1033) - bootloop - e2fsck /system gives error #4

I have a moto g which is in bootloop. I have unlocked bootloader and unable to flash stock or custom ROM (though it does not give error, it does not flash it) booting TWRP, i could find out that /...
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adb for bootloop

I am in the middle of trying to understand the correct procedure to recover my data from a phone that went into a bootloop. I installed android sdk, with adb tools. Also installed ODIN (although I ...