Questions tagged [boot]

Use this tag for issues with the "boot-process" of your Android device.

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htc u12+ flashing twrp, stuck booting

I've been trying to root my HTC U12+, and I've been stuck trying to boot twrp onto my phone through adb commands. .\fastboot boot twrp.img Sending 'boot.img' (32424 KB) OKAY [ 2....
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How to make a bootable ISO from Android CLI? (via Termux or Proot-distro)

I know there are some .APK apps that do it, but none seems to work for me (but if you have any suggestions, I'll try). I have LineageOS on my PC. So, my question is How to make a bootable stick with ...
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What is the format for an Android ROM?

I downloaded a ROM for a Xiaomi phone to see what's inside. It's a zip file, that has these inside: boot.img META-INF system.new.dat.br vendor.patch.dat ...
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Galaxy S3 : Impossible to go to recovery or download mode

I've just get an old Galaxy S3, with this mission to backup existing photos on it. Of course, it's not rooted and not backuped... :) Original setup (ROM, ...) When starting it it's stucked on Galaxy ...
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Phone keeps rebooting on Volume Up + Power (trying to install ROM) [duplicate]

I tried to install Android's ROM and got ERROR 7, then I wiped out cache, data, internal storage, where was twrp.apk installed. After that I cant get into boot menu (with Install, Wipe... buttons). ...
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How to automatically force stop a user-specified application after every reboot

One of my phones is a Samsung Galaxy Edge S7. One of the apps, Samsung Pay, is uninstallable bloatware. The problem is that when Samsung Pay is running it takes up the bottom edge of the home screen ...
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Is it possible to boot from the SD card on the HDK8150 board?

I recently acquired the HDK8150 board. I am pretty interested in running a non-Android Linux OS there. After some hours of going through I found some interesting stuff: I found that from Linux kernel ...
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can't enter recovery mode after flashing resurrection remix v5.8.5 android 7.1 in Lenovo vibe k4 note

recently I have been trying out new roms. When I flashed resurrection remix v5.8.5 on my device (Lenovo vibe k4 note) via TWRP recovery, after that the room was working fine, but magisk came pre-...
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Apps automatically start at bootup

Up until recently whenever I started Android up on my phone, no apps were started with it. Now, since an update I assume, whenever I turn my phone back on, any apps that were on when I turned it off ...
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Boot a phone with a broken power button

I'm hoping if there are any ways on how should I boot my phone. I've researched multiple ways on booting your phone thru adb but my computer fails to recognize it although I have Samsung Drivers ...
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How do I assign a startup password only?

How can I assign a password for the startup of my phone but not require a password from the normal lockscreen?
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Is it possible to keep the user data with a smartphone that boots to the data wipe menu?

My smartphone turns on without passing the OS loading screen, then loads the recovery menu (Redmi-Recovery 3.0). I can't turn off the device, I tried waiting for the battery to run off, charge it and ...
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does someone have a solution for “encryption unsuccessful” on redmi go?

operating system ONLY working - stock TWRP doesn't decrypt /data/ this solution doesn't work : http://www.electricbreadcrumbs.com/2012/07/guide-to-fixing-encryption-unsuccessful.html deleting cache ...
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I have forgotten my password for my secure startup on my lg stylo 5 phone and have used 15/30 attempts

I restarted my phone because it was lagging and when I turned it Back on n tried to put in my password for the secure startup it says it’s not correct so I’ve used 15/30 of my password attempts what ...
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Does “Block connections without VPN” prevents Google from knowing my IPv6 address?

I need to use multiple Android user profiles* sharing the same physical device, without Google (or any other party) knowing that the device is shared--essentially to make Google think that the ...
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TWRP is stuck at the boot screen when trying to flash twrp on Mi A2

I am trying to root my Mi A2 android phone. I am following this tutorial. When I try fastboot boot path/to/twrp/image the phone gets stuck on the boot screen. What am I doing wrong? Is it because a) I ...
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SAMSUNG sm-j810g android 10

How can i make root j810g. Via adb. Without tripping knokx i have samsung j810g android 10 u3.
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How can i modify the boot.img files so that when the power button and volume + is pressed during startup it doesnt start recovery but fastboot instead

How can i modify the boot.img files so that when the power button and volume + is pressed during startup it doesnt start recovery but instead starts fastboot? P.S I can unpack the boot.img
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Safe to share boot partition?

On XDA, at times I see users requesting for boot partitions of a particular version of stock ROM and some people helping out by uploading and linking them. I am not sure if it is a good practice, ...
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device boots into recovery every time I reboot, probably because playing with a system app

Today I removed chrome browser that was a system app. At first unintentionally my hand tapped on "integrate updated system app into rom" (titanium backup app) and my immediate attempts to ...
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Can contact information from my lock screen be available without a password on startup?

I just got a Samsung Galaxy S9 with Android 10. In my current configuration, I have observed this rough state machine as it starts up. The Settings > Lock screen > Contact information is a ...
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Android phone don’t boot to logo and even recovery, after flashing firmware through twrp

Please help me my moto g2 2014 xt1079. I installed lineage 14.1 using twrp but sim was not working so i flashed a cm14.1 firmware in twrp after that i clicked reboot but phone goes off and didn’t ...
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Help trouble shoot audio driver

So my audio stopped working after the upgrade to android 10. And I can not roll back to Android 9. Phone Samsung Note 9. Android 10. Need help understanding the start-up process in android. Which file ...
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Galaxy Note 4 “boot loop”?

I'm guessing it's called boot loop from research over the past few hours. I switch it on, it loads the logo and phone introduction screen, the screen goes dark, it resets and then repeats. Charges ...
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Galaxy A50 won't boot up or even try to

I was on my phone looking at twitter and then it just suddenly stopped working, i thought it was some app crash but my whole phone wasn't working, not even the power button. I force restarted my phone ...
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Help, I Accidentally Corrupted my MediaTek Preloader

Please help me, I have an Ulefone Note 7P and I wanted to upgrade my firmware, so I downloaded the latest of this ROM and I got the SP Flash Tool and followed the guide on that forum. So after loading ...
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Lenovo phone won't turn on once the screen sleeps

I have this Lenovo Vibe K5 which runs Android 5.1.1. Once it sleeps or say the screen turns off (just the screen not the phone), it won't turn on again. It shows no response even to long pressing the ...
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Dropped phone into water and shut down automatically after the logo is displayed

I dropped my phone(Asus Zenfone max pro m1) into water then I took the phone out from the water and turned off and cleaned the phone surface with a dry cloth. Then kept my phone in a pouch with ...
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Grub menu not showing in boot menu (Prime OS)

So I already installed primeOS with installer file. And when they're done installing, "PrimeSwitcher" is showing on my windows 10 desktop. So i clicked and it restarting. But after ...
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If I generate my own custom key and sign a custom ROM, then will I be able to have root access after locking the bootloader?

So what I want to do is boot into my own custom ROM with a locked bootloader. I have a OnePlus 6T so it's possible, but can I have root access after I boot with a locked bootloader? If I replace my ...
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Android x86 Will Not Boot

I cannot get this thing to boot for the life of me. I have replaced the efi config file with Ubuntu just to get to the setup menu and can now install it or my partitioned drive. However, when I try to ...
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Is there a way to save this tablet from bootloop?

I have several generic tablets running Jelly Bean 4.2.2. Recently one of them started bootlooping out of the blue. Unfortunately, the tablets have proprietary, stripped versions of android and ...
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OnePlus 3T stuck on options menu with Power Key Damaged

i want to get it on/Started. But its stuck on the options menu. and my power key is not working . Is there any another way around this Instead of me waiting for its battery to get completely drained (...
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System re-install?

After lending spare phone to a friend it was only displaying this, not sure how to proceed. Does it need the system re-installed? Or something else? And how would I fix this?
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Starting shell script at boot in SELinux enforcing mode [closed]

I am building Android Pie (tag android-9.0.0_r46, branch android-msm-marlin-3.18-pie-qpr2) from source. I am testing on a Pixel XL (marlin). I want to have a custom shell script run automatically when ...
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Fastboot recovery flash FAILED (Status read failed (Too many open files in system))

I'm trying to flash a magisk-patched boot image onto a device with an unlocked bootloader (but without a custom recovery). I've patched the boot image without issue, but when I go to flash, this ...
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Phone stuck in fastboot mode, can't boot into OS or Recovery mode and flashing stock rom doesn't help

When I tried to reboot my phone a few days ago, it booted into CSC fastboot mode and it couldn't boot into the OS. I tried Vol down + power off combo to boot into recovery but that doesn't work and ...
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Boot on Charger, power down on charger remove and autostart app

I am looking to do the following: Auto boot device on charger connection. Auto start an app on boot. Auto power down on charger disconnection. It looks like I'll need at least one app to do this, ...
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Asus zenfone 6 E:failed to mount/ cache

Phone stucks on boot loading. wipe data/factory reset gives E:failed to mount/ cache error wipe cache partition also fails. abd sideload also give E:failed to mount/ cache Can't open vs.. Many ...
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How to multiboot 2 Android-X86 distro? (for instance PrimeOS and Bliss OS)

How to multiboot 2 Android-X86 distro? I tried to make a dual boot with Bliss OS and PrimeOS. I installed Bliss OS to its dedicated partition on my hard drive. It was perfectly booting and working....
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Boot Loop Philips 55PFS8153 - UART Logfile

My TV is stuck in a boot loop.The classic tips don't help, I can't get into the Recovery Menu or the Service Alignment Mode. I connected it to the service interface and this is what I got: =~=~=~=~=~=...
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PrimeOS not booting up

I'm trying to install PrimeOS on a device that already contains Ubuntu + Windows 10. I tried two ways to install a bootable USB and copying the files the ISO to a folder in Ubuntu file system and make ...
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How do I troubleshoot the boot process ending up in the fastboot menu after LineageOS 17.1 upgrade?

I have an OnePlus6 (enchilada) which was working fine with LineageOS 16. I've just upgraded it to 17.1 following the official upgrade doc and using OpenGapps. Now, after the whole procedure, I am ...
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Stuck on logo during Android-x86 boot

I'm trying to install Android-x86 on USB for my new HP laptop. I have followed the instructions on Android-x86.org. My issue is that after the initial install, it never boots again, it just gets stuck ...
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Reakme c2 stuck at orange state

I tried rooting my phone but its stuck at orange state and saying your device is unlocked and cant be trusted and it is stuck at that endless boot loop someone please help it is REALME c2
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TWRP bootloop with no recovery mode

I have a Samsung J7 Prime model SM-G610M, earlier today I got TWRP working perfectly after many other issues, however, when I tried to flash SuperSU from the sd card, it got stuck in a bootloop, the ...
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Waiting for boot, but getprop sys.boot_completed is not defined

Want to know when a emulator device is ready to run tests. Unable to use the guidance given in how to adb wait-for-device until the home screen shows up? Mainly because the Android/SDK level of the ...
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Use AOSP generated boot.img with Android 10 factory images

Is there a way to use a boot.img generated by AOSP sources with factory images of lets say sailfish (Google Pixel)? I used to do this in the past, but now this results into a bootloop. logcat haven't ...
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can't pass / unlock Secure startup with PIN code

I have a problem with my LG G5 (but saw it happens in other LG phones) I have a PIN screen lock and I changed it a couple of days ago. I was talking on the phone when it restarted (I remember the ...
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Moto E 6th Gen want boot up

It say's boot image missing and want boot up or go into recovery mode i've tried using ADB but it say's device null not found. Please i need HELP can anyone help me

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