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[GUIDE] Proper FULL wipe

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26th December 2012, 01:33 AM   |  #71  
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Whats the difference between using the above commands vs. going into fastboot and using these commands?

fastboot erase boot

fastboot erase cache

fastboot erase recovery

fastboot erase system

fastboot erase userdata


I've tried both ways, and I have not noticed any issues either way...just wondering...

They are both the same, except that using fastboot requires using a computer.

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26th December 2012, 07:56 AM   |  #72  
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In TWRP 2.3.3

Dalvik, Factory Reset (includes Data, Cache), System, Android Secure

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16th February 2013, 08:05 PM   |  #73  
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Nice Guide for me, Thanks!!!
18th February 2013, 07:17 PM   |  #74  
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Sticky please!

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24th February 2013, 09:47 AM   |  #75  
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Okay I did this but my custom wallpaper was still there after flashing rom??

My phone was booting directly into the bootloader once I had done the 3 steps as specified and wasnt "stuck" at google logo. Now I have reinstalled CM10.1 and everything seems to be fine but I was surprised at the wallpaper thing.
24th February 2013, 03:20 PM   |  #76  
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Re: [GUIDE] Proper FULL wipe
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Okay I did this but my custom wallpaper was still there after flashing rom??

My phone was booting directly into the bootloader once I had done the 3 steps as specified and wasnt "stuck" at google logo. Now I have reinstalled CM10.1 and everything seems to be fine but I was surprised at the wallpaper thing.

Custom wallpapers get backed up and then restored via the Google backup/restore feature. It should also backup all WiFi keys and most settings.

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24th February 2013, 04:35 PM   |  #77  
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Custom wallpapers get backed up and then restored via the Google backup/restore feature. It should also backup all WiFi keys and most settings.

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Thanks that's what I thought that Google is backing it up.

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1st March 2013, 03:22 PM   |  #78  
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I can report that this really does make a difference. Been 10 days didnt get a reboot or bootloop whereas previously I was getting them. I did a dirty flash from stock rom to CM10 previously.
9th August 2013, 10:47 AM   |  #79  
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nexus s same problem
hi,
i am experiencing exactly the same problem on my nexus s, kindly guide me to full wipe process
14th August 2013, 12:11 PM   |  #80  
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thank you very much

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