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[Q] Update OTA crashed my root

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By killhaug, Junior Member on 25th June 2014, 07:22 AM
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Yesterday I managed to press install on the newest update, 4.4.4 on my Nexus 5. It was rooted and still is, but by installing this OTA it somehow made it crash. Now that I try to get into recovery mode I just get the android which is dead with an ! on it. It was rooted with Xposed and TWRP.
What do I do? Im on a Mac
 
 
25th June 2014, 07:24 AM |#2  
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OTA removed root replaces recovery. I'm amazed it managed to replace recovery whilst Xposed was installed. Anyway, seems like it did.
You must fastboot flash a custom recovery

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OTA removed root replaces recovery. I'm amazed it managed to replace recovery whilst Xposed was installed. Anyway, seems like it did.
You must fastboot flash a custom recovery

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I feel embarrassed to ask, but how do I do that on my Mac? When I rooted it I did it on my PC at home, now Im traveling with my Mac for work..
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25th June 2014, 07:35 AM |#4  
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I feel embarrassed to ask, but how do I do that on my Mac? When I rooted it I did it on my PC at home, now Im traveling with my Mac for work..
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The same really. Install fastboot and use the "fastboot flash recovery /pathto/your/recovery.img" command

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25th June 2014, 08:21 AM |#5  
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The same really. Install fastboot and use the "fastboot flash recovery /pathto/your/recovery.img" command

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I did this and now Im stuck in a TWRP loop, wont get into the system. I dont know what to do now, any inputs?

EDIT: Solved it. Thanks!
Last edited by killhaug; 25th June 2014 at 09:16 AM. Reason: Solved the problem
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