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13th July 2014, 01:49 AM |#1  
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My nexus 7 is in a boot loop I can get into it by holding the volume buttons but it just reboots. Also it won't stay shutdown when I get it power off it goes into boot loop. Any suggestions

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16th July 2014, 01:18 AM |#2  
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My nexus 7 is in a boot loop I can get into it by holding the volume buttons but it just reboots. Also it won't stay shutdown when I get it power off it goes into boot loop. Any suggestions

Volume down and power doesn't get you to bootloader mode?
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16th July 2014, 05:03 AM |#3  
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Sounds like power button might be stuck.
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16th July 2014, 09:10 AM |#4  
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Its the button it all works now after I did a factory reset. But if it gets warm the power button malfunctions. Also it will not shutdown completely it always reboots.

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16th July 2014, 01:08 PM |#5  
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You should flash twrp through a shell and flash a ROM for your device. They have lots for the nexus 7. I'm actually working on one called flojoy if you have the WiFi only. I also know of a pretty rooted stock ROM (4.4.4) with busybox.its here: http://www.scottsroms.com/downloads.php?do=cat&id=94

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16th July 2014, 05:23 PM |#6  
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Can you return it? Sounds defective.
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16th July 2014, 10:05 PM |#7  
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This could also be caused by a bad battery. I know it doesn't sound like it could be related, but I have been through a few devices that have behaved like this that were fixed by a battery replacement. Not the easiest thing to do on this device, but not hard either.

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17th July 2014, 06:52 PM |#8  
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You should flash twrp through a shell and flash a ROM for your device. They have lots for the nexus 7. I'm actually working on one called flojoy if you have the WiFi only. I also know of a pretty rooted stock ROM (4.4.4) with busybox.its here: http://www.scottsroms.com/downloads.php?do=cat&id=94

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Your right. I'm using omni nightly and bricked kernel and it is a lot better.


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17th July 2014, 08:46 PM |#9  
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Glad I could help

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