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[Q] Fastboot Recovery Issue (SOLVED)

23rd February 2013, 02:17 PM |#21  
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My device is htc sen xl and i have same proplem
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sowhat we can do now
i have a same proplem cannot load 'recovery,img'
 
 
10th July 2013, 11:50 PM |#22  
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wow this did it for me... i dont understand bc i typed
fastboot flash recovery rec(tab)
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img.img and i hit enter and it flashed. weird. but thanks dude i greatly appreciate it for sticking it out with me.

This actually helped me after at least 1-2 hours to understand what was the deal.

fastboot recovery recovery.img.img


Can someone please confirm if the following completes the rooting process?

sending 'recovery' <6308 KB>...
OKAY [ 0.601s]
writing 'recovery'...
OKAY [ 2.189s]
finished. total time: 2.792s
11th July 2013, 07:57 PM |#23  
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Originally Posted by amish4u1983

This actually helped me after at least 1-2 hours to understand what was the deal.

fastboot recovery recovery.img.img


Can someone please confirm if the following completes the rooting process?

sending 'recovery' <6308 KB>...
OKAY [ 0.601s]
writing 'recovery'...
OKAY [ 2.189s]
finished. total time: 2.792s

Turn on, show extensions in your O.S.
11th July 2013, 08:02 PM |#24  
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Turn on, show extensions in your O.S.

Please elaborate as am a beginner in Rooting - What do you mean by "Turn on, Show extensions in your O.S."?
6th September 2013, 11:33 PM |#25  
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Is your bootloader unlocked? Also, fastboot devices shows a serial number right?

i dont see a serial number...it shows ??????? fastboot....where is the problem? please help me!!
14th August 2014, 01:56 PM |#26  
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Got another Method to solve recovery.img load error
Hi there !!! Just found it somewhere on the net .... If you get a recovery.img load error it is due to CMD not run from the same folder as that of the recovery.img .... Simply Press SHIFT and RIGHT CLICK and in the menu select RUN COMMAND WINDOW HERE ... Then run the command and It should do its work Right !!! Hope it helps You too
15th February 2015, 02:03 AM |#27  
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This is absolutely crazy but this also solved my problem with the auto complete and the double img being needed even though the instructions say to be sure NOT to do double img. Crazy, but it worked. Thank you!

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Have you, by any chance, tried pressing the Tab button to autocomplete the recovery filename?

for example:

fastboot flash recovery rec[TAB] --> autocompletes to recovery.img

I'm running out of ideas here

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---------- Post added at 09:03 PM ---------- Previous post was at 09:00 PM ----------


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Originally Posted by Harbb

Wonderful. You probably have "hide file extensions for known file types" checked. So when you downloaded the original, it ACTUALLY had a .img on the end of it already (which windows hid from you). Windows, unlike unix, cannot differentiate files based on their header, but instead relies on a useless extension in the file name of all places (ie, .img, .mp3 and .jpg at the end of the filename).

And noo problem mate, happy to help.

Last edited by NWNJ; 15th February 2015 at 02:11 AM. Reason: change
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