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[Q] Nexus 5 unrooting troubles

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8th July 2014, 07:52 PM   |  #1  
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Hey guys, new member here

I was trying to unroot my phone using a factory image. However, when I downloaded the factory image, it downloaded as a document and not as a zipped file. This means that I only downloaded a document (which when opened showed symbols) and not the other files (flash-all) which are required for a factory image flash. I have looked everywhere and can't find a fix. I would appreciate if anyone could help me out here


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8th July 2014, 07:57 PM   |  #2  
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Here did you download the image. Is it a .tgz file?

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8th July 2014, 08:07 PM   |  #3  
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The factory image in .tgz format needs to he extracted in platform-tools folder assuming you're using the SDK (I used WinRAR to do so). Open up Command prompt and CD to platform-tools and type in fastboot flash-all while connected to USB in fastboot mode (you can also try typing just flash-all.sh ) It'll begin writing and you will lose everything.
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8th July 2014, 08:22 PM   |  #4  
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I did that yesterday and followed this tutorial: http://forum.xda-developers.com/goog...image-t2513701
Hope it helps you.

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