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The "Team Win Recovery Project" provides an alternative Custom-Recovery.

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Advice to recover a bootlooped One plus One

Tldr: I now have a phone that works when it is plugged in but continuously reboots when it is not, shows the Oneplus logo and then reboots again. I am able to boot into TWRP or fastboot. I tried a ...
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Alcatel One Touch pop C3: How to install TWRP?

The problem I'm having is mainly because all the websites that I've searched are next to impossible to follow. Either links are dead, or something horribly went wrong while translating, so I'm asking ...
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Full image of emmc

I have an Archos 55 Platinum here. There is also a unofficial TWRP, if this might help. I would like to make a backup of the storage of the phone, like dd for any partition, so I can inspect the ...
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Cannot flash twrp-3.2.3-0-cedric.img (Motorola Moto G5) (“Image not signed or corrupt”)

I have followed all the steps of this guy but flashing twrp-3.2.3-0-cedric.img failed. When I open my Ubuntu console and type fastboot flash recovery /home/username/folder/twrp-3.2.3-0-cedric.img, it ...
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Where to find TWRP for Galaxy J4

I need to install TWRP for Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F), but I cannot seem to find any builds on twrp.me. Does anyone know how I can find one? Does any other build for other devices like J5 work for J4 so ...
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LinageOS update reboots into TWRP

I downloaded the LinageOS update (linage-14.1-20181107-nightly-*-signed.zip) and rebooted to complete the install. It booted into TWRP (3.2.3-0). What do I need to do?
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TWRP accepting `adb` connections but no `fastboot` connections

I can connect to TWRP (3.2.3-0) with adb but fastboot devices does not list any and fastboot continue (while my phone is booted into TWRP) only prints: $ fastboot continue < waiting for any device ...
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How to prove that the bootloader of a device is unlockable when it currently shows as locked?

A newly bought Pixel device from a random seller can switch between carriers but the bootloader shows as locked. Are all pixel devices' bootloaders locked by default? And how to show that it is ...
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I can't get TWRP and custom ROM together in Xiaomi MI A2

I'm struggling with my Xiaomi MI A2 to have a simple root. I already got this with Magisk, but the problem is that when I try to install XPOSED, it goes into a boot loop. Many posts say I have to ...
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Data recovery from encrypted internal storage after factory reset

A few days ago I performed a factory reset of my Samsung Galaxy Note 3 N9005 from within TWRP recovery 2.8.7.0. Unfortunately, I didn't realize that this would render my encrypted internal storage ...
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Adb pull /system/bin/mpdecision: Remote permission denied

So i'm trying to pull some files out of /system/bin for lineageos to compile and even though i'm root, it still fails. The / and /system directorys are read/write so its not a filesystem problem. Also ...
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Make a “adb shell” batch file?

Is a way I can make a batch file that'll run "adb shell twrp decrypt 0000" and go all the way to 9999?
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can't boot in twrp, blackscreen after trying to boot whatever recovery im trying to install

same problem as: Can not boot into TWRP recovery - Black screen Redmi Note 5 phone isn't rooted latest miui 10 i've tried custom recoveries i did not replace LCD on phone edit: just flashed ...
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How to upgrade bootloader only?

I have a Sony Z3 Compact running with a CyanogenMod version 12.1 from January 2016. Also installed is TWRP 2.8.7.0. As some apps are performing unstable, I want to switch to CarbonROM (at least cr-5.1,...
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Restoring /system but not /data within TWRP

I want to restore a TWRP backup on my Samsung Galaxy S6 (SM-G920F), to get back from a custom ROM (9.0) to Stock (7.0). Restoring /system goes fine, but TWRP throws an error when it comes to restore /...
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Samsung Galaxy S6 (G9200) with Rooted Stock Rom failed to install Gapps

I am using Android 7.0 Stock ROM on my Samsung Galaxy S6 (G9200) with a baseband version of G9200ZCS2ERC1 and security patch of ASKS v1.4 Release180122 SMR Mar-2018 Release 1. After I use Open Gapps ...
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Stuck in LineageOS boot logo when installing on Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 global

I booted TWRP 3.2.3-0 using fastboot, then followed #5 unlocking fastboot to install it permanently on my Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 cause of the problematic anti-rollback from Xiaomi. Next, I installed the ...
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Error Attempting to Flash TWRP onto Moto G6

I am attempting to load LineageOS onto my Moto G6 phone. I have the boot loader unlocked and the phone is rooted. When I try to flash TWRP on my phone per these instructions, I get the following ...
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TWRP API to aceess TWRP from the OS?

Is there any documentation for TWRP's "API" which for instance can be used to flash an OTA update from the OS? I couldn't find any information on it, but my ROM (Lineage OS) is able to reboot my phone ...
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How To Install Custom ROM on Huawei Enjoy 7S (SLA-AL00)?

Last year in China, as I lost my smartphone on a prolonged journey, I bought an Huawei Enjoy 7S. It seems to come with a quite useful hardware, however the operating system is crap, therefore I want ...
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Selectively restore TWRP android backup

I am updating from Lineage OS 14.1 to Lineage OS 15.1. I would like to factory reset my smartphone and manually restore the data. Is it possible to selectively restore the content of the DATA folder (...
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Factory Reset Protection Nexus 9 LTE

I think I bricked my tablet today. I had installed a mod (therefore the device is unlocked) and I was logged with a gmail account that I cannot recover anymore. I performed a reset, and now the ...
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Android pie TWRP with the FBE problem and get all my data lost!

https://forum.xda-developers.com/oneplus-6/development/recovery-theme-blacked-twrp-acuicultor-t3847752/post77736661 i lost all data after flash this twrp! 1 i get into the oneplus offically recovery ...
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TWRP Not Flashing Correctly on Note 3 (SM-N9005)

I'm trying to install the TWRP Recovery on my Note 3 SM-N9005 (which currently has stock ROM running Android 5.0) using Odin v3.13. I have downloaded the TWRP 3.2.3 (hlte) .tar from the official TWRP ...
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Permission Denied on injected /sbin Scripts

I have an android device.. and Honor View 10... L04 version (US). I have a set of tweaks I am injecting into my kernels ramdisk, that all fire off without issue when I adb shell in and manually run ...
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How to deal with dm-verity on a Samsung S7 Edge when installing a custom recovery like TWRP

I'm just starting to explore how to customize my Samsung S7 Edge and I'm interested in moving an application over to the system partition. It's currently running Android 8.0. I've been doing a lot of ...
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After flashing TWRP, device no longer boots

I just got a device running Android 7.1.1 (an BQ Aquaris X5 Plus to be precise). Fine device, and all – unlocking the bootloader was as easy as enabling bootloader unlock in settings, and running ...
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How to install TWRP after Magisk?

How to install TWRP after Magisk? I have a OnePlus 6 running Oxygen OS 9.0 and I managed to install Magisk by obtaining the stock boot image and using the magisk manager app to patch it to include ...
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Extract Moto dialer apk from TWRP backup

I have installed Lineage OS 14.1 (nougat) on a Moto C Plus. This phone doesn't have a proximity sensor. However the Moto dialer senses a face touch on the screen and turns off the screen anyway. The ...
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Why can't Odin recognize the phone in system recovery?

If I boot the phone in system recovery, it doesn't detect the phone: But when I boot the phone normally, Odin can detect it: If I flash TWRP recovery anyway, the log is: <ID:0/004> Odin ...
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TWRP: Failed to mount '/data'

When I try to install a ROM with TWRP, I get Could not mount /data and unable to find crypto footer. Failed to mount '/data' (Invalid argument) Unable to recreate /data/media folder. Updating ...
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On flashing TWRP: Custom binary blocked by FRP Lock

Whenever I try to flash TWRP I get Custom binary blocked by FRP Lock. I'm trying to flash with Heimdall.
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Can't access my smartphone through neither adb/fastboot or GUI

So I was about to format my phone and install a lineage ROM (as I already did a thousand times before and always worked) but my phone now ended in a very strange situation. First I booted TRWP ...
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How to boot into recovery and save data before factory reset kicks in?

My phone was accidentally put into factory reset (HARD reset via OEM menu). I forced it off before it booted back up after turning (to start the official reboot) How do I enter recovery BEFORE the ...
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Install TWRP to only one slot or offline boot.img file, not both

I want to install TWRP on my phone that uses the A/B partition schema. The official TWRP installer ZIP by default installs to both boot_a and boot_b. This always breaks the system in the inactive slot ...
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How to fix bootloop or decrypt /data in TWRP?

I am trying to recover the data from a default/factory encrypted Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge stuck in a bootloop (i.e.: restarting endlessly when booting the system). It is using the stock rom. Only the ...
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Problem with switching from CWM to TWRP on Motorola Moto E XT1021

I solved it somehow. I was able to flash with fastboot the image TWRP 2.8.7 but I can't flash any other TWRP version. Somebody have any idea why? Hi guys, I've got a really big problem that I cannot ...
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Using twrp, i wiped system,data and internal storage, internal storage wont work

So, i was installing a custom rom using twrp, when i used the wipe function of twrp, i selected Dalvik , cache, data, internal storage and System. After i finished the installation of the rom, the ...
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Generic method for rooting mediatek devices

Usually, when I want to root a new device I do the following: starts with rooting, and similar application. search google for custom ROM. I would like therefore to ask: Is there a better way to do ...
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Unable to repair data in TWRP recovery

First, my phone is Samsung Galaxy Grand New Plus. I have installed a mix of unofficial ROMs: Dotos ROM Magdisk rom TWRP recovery Unofficial boot to root my phone It worked fine for a week. While ...
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Fail when pull system files in twrp recovery

My phone is Xiaomi redmi note 5, already unlock bootloader, haven't ROOT. I boot to TWRP with command: fastboot boot twrp-3.2.3-0-whyred.img. Then .\adb remount .\adb pull /system/fonts but it ...
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TWRP password decrypt storage

I have Xiaomi redmi note plus. I wanted to install twrp and root my device in ordre to flash mods. Well the 1st time I enter to TWRP after flashing it with adb, it demand the password, in steps they ...
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Cant exit twrp (reboot system doesn't work)

Using TWRP, I just installed new ROM (ResurrectionRemix-M-v5.7.4-20160922-libra) and OpenGApps (open_gapps-arm64-6.0-pico-20180830) on my Xiaomi Readmi 4c. Both of them were flashed successfully (or ...
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Install Magisk in TWRP, with “Keep DM-Verity/AVB 2.0” option?

I want to flash the Magisk ZIP while keeping dm-verity and AVB 2.0. The Magisk ZIP detects my encrypted /data partition and keeps force encryption, but always disables dm-verity and AVB 2.0 when ...
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edit gps.conf from twrp without root

i tried so many ways to edit my gps.conf without success. What i do: copy my gps.conf to /sdcard/ boot to twrp mount /system and /vendor with write permissions cp /sdcard/gps.conf /system/vendor/...
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Lenovo a6000 - Unable to mount /data, /cache, /system. Internal storage showing 0mb

Nothing is working in my phone, Lenovo A6000 Plus. On power on, it is stuck at the lenovo symbol. I am able to run TWRP only after getting command though fastboot boot recovery.img When I try to ...
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How do I backup media, game data (internal storage) using TWRP?

It is known that TWRP does not back up /data/media as you can read here and on other posts on this site How can one bypass this?
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Is there any benefit to wiping Dalvik Cache after rooting my phone?

Every time I do an OS update, it removes the root so I need to re-root my phone using TWRP. TWRP gives me the option to wipe the Dalvik Cache after flashing any sort of item. I understand that there ...
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How do I update an OTA while retaining TWRP and Magisk, only with my phone?

I have a OnePlus 6 that uses the A/B partition schema. Previously with my OnePlus 5 with TWRP, I normally download the OTA package, reboot into TWRP to install it, and then TWRP img and Magisk ZIP ...
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Possible to use mods with locked bootloader? Xposed, Root, zip files Twrp

I want to unlock bootloader install twrp, flash xposed and magisk zip files through twrp. Flash the stock roms recovery again relock the bootloader to be able to use those mods. Is this possible, i ...