Google Confirms “Android Lollipop Day” for November 3rd

A little over a week ago, Google announced the latest iteration of … more

Get Your XDA 2015 Custom Avatar and Signature Images Here

As stated in our motto, XDA Developer is for developers, by developers. The … more

Pin Your Photos on Android Lollipop with Photo Pinner

In the last few weeks,we have been talking quite a bit about Android 5.0 Lollipop. This … more

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Hands On – XDA TV

Perhaps one of the more peculiar announcements this year was the curved edge-screened … more
Post Reply

[Q] Stuck in boot loop after recovery attempt

OP dabockster

16th February 2014, 08:21 PM   |  #11  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
6 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2014
Quote:
Originally Posted by gee2012

So it worked, now go into recovery and wipe the caches and do a data factory reset and then it should boot normally.

Nope, won't boot to recovery. All I have is the adb at the bootloader.

EDIT: Tried unplugging the USB while it was booting. This fixed everything! Thanks for the help!
Last edited by dabockster; 16th February 2014 at 08:32 PM.
16th February 2014, 08:23 PM   |  #12  
gee2012's Avatar
Recognized Contributor
Flag Heerlen
Thanks Meter: 3,145
 
8,555 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jul 2010
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by dabockster

Nope, won't boot to recovery. All I have is the adb at the bootloader.

What happens when you type in cmd: fastboot reboot recovery ?
16th February 2014, 08:26 PM   |  #13  
jd1639's Avatar
Recognized Contributor
Minnetonka, MN
Thanks Meter: 3,527
 
10,228 posts
Join Date:Joined: Sep 2012
Quote:
Originally Posted by dabockster

Nope, won't boot to recovery. All I have is the adb at the bootloader.

When you say it won't boot into recovery do you get the dead android with the red exclamation mark? That is recovery just hit vol up

Sent from my Nexus 5
16th February 2014, 08:30 PM   |  #14  
rootSU's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Oxenhope, West Yorkshire, UK
Thanks Meter: 12,193
 
23,210 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2010
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by dabockster

Nope, won't boot to recovery. All I have is the adb at the bootloader.

You can't use adb at the bootloader
Only fastboot works

Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk
16th February 2014, 08:34 PM   |  #15  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
6 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2014
So I just tried booting it while unplugged from my computer and it worked flawlessly. This bit should be added to future unroot guides.

Thanks for the help!
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Top Threads in Nexus 5 Q&A, Help & Troubleshooting by ThreadRank