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LG K10 MT6753 boot partition deleted

I have a little issue with my LG K10 K430. I was experimenting with it, to learn the adb function. Well, I stupidly erased the whole boot partition using rm, and then my phone is not booting anymore. ...
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How the device (that is off) decide how to publish itself for USB: “MediaTek PreLoader USB VCOM port” or “MediaTek USB Port” device?

How the mobile phone (that is off) informs the Windows PC (with installed drivers "MediaTek PreLoader USB VCOM port" and "MediaTek USB Port") how to identify itself: as device - "MediaTek PreLoader ...
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Where does the partition information in /proc/dumchar_info come from, on MTK devices?

If I want to resize partitions or restore a backup later, how do I make sure that /proc/dumchar_info reflects the changes? As far as I can tell, dumchar_info is not related to the MBR and EBRs, since ...
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Not able to tick items in SP Flash Tool after selecting scatter .txt file.How to check Boxes?

I download SP Flash Tool And recovery file zip,extracted recovery zip which contain three files: 1)scatter .txt file 2)recovery image file 3)recovery read me file After that i opened tool.exe and ...
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Can a partition be larger than 4G byte?

Is there a limitation for a partition to be up to 4G byte? I have a strange case in which in cat /proc/partition the userdata is idenntified as 5.5G, while trying to backup and restore that partition ...
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What is a “Download Agent” and what is it for?

I've seen this phrase referenced in the context of MediaTek devices. I don't know what it is. It's been brought up in conversations about flashing the preloader when the preloader is wiped or corrupt, ...
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userdata write and readback

I am trying to backup and restore userdata partition, I use mediatek sp flash utility (which should work like "dd" as I assume) In the first try it works, but if I get back to factory image and then ...
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mismatch between kernel partition size and scatter txt from manufacture

I have strange mismatch issue in userdata partitions: with ds I get the following, which shows userdata size of 5.1G. shell@H5:/ $ df Filesystem Size Used Free Blksize /dev ...
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MediaTek SP Flash Tool not working

I flashed twrp onto my Doogee X5 using SP Flash Tool, and after rebooting into recovery mode recovery is still stock? I don't know how to make this work and I am getting very frustrated.
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Porting bugs (MTK6580): Bluetooth “forget” paired devices and open hotspot [closed]

I have ported MIUI 8 for MTK6580 chipsets. Everything is working fine, but I'm facing two bugs that I can't fix: Everytime that I disable Bluetooth connection, the phone "forgets" the devices that I ...
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How to awake my hard bricked phone?

I have a ubislate 3g7x. It has processor MT:8312ca and 512mb ram. it gives no reaction to power button. but still whenever i connect it to my pc, COM port is detected. but i dont know what to do here? ...
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Is it safe to delete nvram folder?

I've got a Mediatek based phone (Meizu 7 pro plus) and I've lost the IMEI2 number. I mean that it is null into phone settings, but filled when I do *#06#. I've tried many things, such as: A Factory ...
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Is knowing the MTK processor version sufficient to get the right twrp image on Android device?

If I download a twrp image depending on the MTK processor version and not the device name/ manufacturer, will I be wrong ? and will it be 100% working? Note: the device is not rooted, I am actually ...
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What are the components of the flash image?

As a followup to the answer to blu: cannot get into recovery mode from boot-loop: What are the components of flashing? Why did I have to uncomment PRELOADER?