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22nd March 2014, 11:45 AM   |  #1  
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While flashing a kdz on my L5, if the power goes off, what will happen? Will the phone brick?

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23rd March 2014, 12:11 AM   |  #2  
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While flashing a kdz on my L5, if the power goes off, what will happen? Will the phone brick?

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Yes, and maybe the only thing to do will be flash a special kdz (v10_downgrade.kdz)
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While flashing a kdz on my L5, if the power goes off, what will happen? Will the phone brick?

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No, just reflash.
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While flashing a kdz on my L5, if the power goes off, what will happen? Will the phone brick?

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If your phone is in download mode when the power goes off, your phone will remain in download mode and you wont be able to get out.

I found the only way to fix it has NOTHING to do with re flashing a special kdz in fact in my case you cannot flash any kdz using the offline updater.

I got mine to work by flashing with the original firmware tool that lg provides and selecting recovery upgrade.
19th April 2014, 03:53 PM   |  #5  
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If your phone is in download mode when the power goes off, your phone will remain in download mode and you wont be able to get out.

I found the only way to fix it has NOTHING to do with re flashing a special kdz in fact in my case you cannot flash any kdz using the offline updater.

I got mine to work by flashing with the original firmware tool that lg provides and selecting recovery upgrade.

If this still doesn't work, go to emergency mode and reflash.

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