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unable to flash rom in edl mode using linux qdl or even qfil or miflash. what could be the error?

i have a redmi note 3 snapdragon variant. i was using it casually and i pulled its back cover and wassss in deep thoughts when i accidentaly or stupidly removed the battery flap when phone was on. i ...
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Bad screen resolution permanently crashes Poco F1

In short: I used SecondScreen app and changed the screen resolution to a bad one. The app autostarts and changes my resolution automatically. This causes a boot loop. What can I do? In detail: This is ...
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Not able to reach recovery or TWRP on Redmi 4A Only blank screen

One week back I successfully unlocked,rooted,put TWRP and flashed LineageOS 17.1. Today morning i read [GUIDE] How to Create Custom Splash Screen (… | Xiaomi Mi 5. After following the link now the ...
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Is there a way to unlock stock miui phone after forgetting password?

I have stock xiaomi mi 8 without any additions. I changed my password, and after 3 days of not typing it, I realized that I forgot the new password. I know some words etc, which are there, but I can ...
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Recover data, photo, & video from a dead water-damaged Android phone

Question Recover data photo video from a dead water damaged android phone I have a old android mobile which was kept on table on which glass of water falled and water entered the mobile as its ...
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Oppo A5 2020 (CPH1931) won't go in to fastboot mode/bootloader

I want to root my phone, install custom recovery and eventually a custom ROM. For this, I need to unlock the bootloader. I have an Oppo A5 2020 CPH1931. It should go into bootloader when I press ...
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How to flash unrooted Android phone without loss of data [closed]

My phone is Vivo Y66L, Android version 6.0.1, Processor 1.4GHz Snapdragon MSM8937, Vivo ROM Funtouch OS_3.0, never succeeded in rooting it. I can only access Storage\emulated\0, when I connect my ...
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Redmi Note 8 locked, need help with unlocking/backup

I need help regarding a Redmi Note 8 that no longer accepts the correct pattern and is locked. I'm looking for a solution that would allow me to either unlock my phone without data loss, or make a ...
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What can I do with an open source phone/kernel?

So this is my very first attempt in any kind of android development. I have here my phone's official kernel source. I was wondering if I can build this to boot or if it's ready for building. Also this ...
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Extracting ROM from android phone, how does flashing work?

For a project, I need to get the ROM of a specific android device. I cannot find it online(obscure manufacturer, makes mostly PDA's), so I have to extract it myself. I've seen ways of doing this using ...
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Having trouble flashing an Asus Zenfone 5 Lite (ZC600KL, X017DA)

When turning on Asus Zenfone 5 Lite, it was stuck on the Asus Logo and would not go any further. I have tried the normal attempts to get it working again by hardware keys into recovery/factory reset, ...
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Is there a Boot ROM within other SoCs? [duplicate]

I was researching on methods to try and recover my data and I learned something interesting, a user 'kuruczgyurci' posted: This does not exactly answer the original question, but since I managed to ...
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Redmi 8 bootloop

My Redmi 8 phone is in bootloop. It got stuck with its Remi logo and does not start. I am trying to unlock the bootloader but I didn't find a way other than mi unlock which I don't know how to use it ...