FORUMS

HTC One M9 Developer Edition Android 5.1 OTA

The Developer Edition of the HTC One M9 is receiving an over-the-air update to Android 5.1. … more

Index Project For XDA Device Subforums

Another ambitious project from the collaborative efforts of Recognized Contributors and Forum … more

The Atlas of XDA

A few weeks ago, we asked you “How Does Your Location Affect Your Life As A Power User?”. In the days that … more

New Snapdragons: Some Context & Contrast

It hasn’t been a good year for Qualcomm so far. Every device featuring the Snapdragon 810 … more

This is weird...

65 posts
Thanks Meter: 1
 
By familydude99, Member on 22nd April 2012, 04:02 AM
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread
im trying to put a recovery on my vibrant that i have and i have root access but when i try to intall rom manager so i can get the recovery i do not find it in the app store. i still have the OLD app store that has lots of green borders. When i look for rom manager, i find te paid version but not the free version and when i try manually installing the apk...
it says parsing error. can i get some help wth the please.
Last edited by familydude99; 22nd April 2012 at 04:06 AM. Reason: was not a question
 
 
22nd April 2012, 04:26 AM |#2  
xriderx66's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Frisco, TX
Thanks Meter: 1,507
 
More
Not sure, but here is the direct downloaded ROM Manager (free)
http://www.mediafire.com/?523y13j76z66lb7
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to xriderx66 For This Useful Post: [ View ]
22nd April 2012, 04:39 AM |#3  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
More
Thanks for the download.

I tried installing it but it did the same thing. It said parsing error
22nd April 2012, 04:54 AM |#4  
Woody's Avatar
Moderator Liaison & RC/RT Committee - Particle Physics Gives me a Hadron
Flag Immersed in Dark Matter
Thanks Meter: 11,772
 
More
Download cwr from my signature. Put update.zip on your internal and make sure it is only thing labeled that on there. Boot into stock recovery (blue) and hit Reinstall Packages, let it cycle, hit it again and stock (blue) now becomes cwr (green) and flash away
The Following User Says Thank You to Woody For This Useful Post: [ View ]
22nd April 2012, 05:03 AM |#5  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Woodrube

Download cwr from my signature. Put update.zip on your internal and make sure it is only thing labeled that on there. Boot into stock recovery (blue) and hit Reinstall Packages, let it cycle, hit it again and stock (blue) now becomes cwr (green) and flash away

will do but is it safe to do this if i rooted with zRoot and if i am on stock rom 2.1-update1
22nd April 2012, 05:07 AM |#6  
Woody's Avatar
Moderator Liaison & RC/RT Committee - Particle Physics Gives me a Hadron
Flag Immersed in Dark Matter
Thanks Meter: 11,772
 
More
Yes that is the best way as a matter of fact. Btw what ROM are you wanting to flash?
The Following User Says Thank You to Woody For This Useful Post: [ View ]
22nd April 2012, 05:13 AM |#7  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
More
i want to get any form of ICS on the vibrant, if yo could also help me with that i would greatly appreciate it.
22nd April 2012, 05:16 AM |#8  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
More
lol i just saw your sig, you are very prepared in helping noobs xD
22nd April 2012, 05:19 AM |#9  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
More
WOW i have been trying to install CWM since thursday and with your method i did it within a matter of seconds! Thanks!!
22nd April 2012, 05:23 AM |#10  
Woody's Avatar
Moderator Liaison & RC/RT Committee - Particle Physics Gives me a Hadron
Flag Immersed in Dark Matter
Thanks Meter: 11,772
 
More
Again see link in my signature for ICS install instruction. I suggest you play with a 2.2 like Fishman 's Bionix and familiarize yourself with handling functions like flashing, restoring, ram tweaks, ....otherwise you might get into more than you can handle. ICS is a pretty advanced flash and could potentially brick your device if something goes wrong. Not as easy as just flashing update.zip, hence my guide. Also see warning at the top of the guide. Very important and the cause/solution is still WIP.

Also you are on your own for finding the needed files. Sorry but my dropbox acct has been getting flexed lately so i am giving it a break. Good luck and make sure you hit Xrider's thanks for posting in two separate threads to helps you with the .apk.

Going to bed. Good luck.
The Following User Says Thank You to Woody For This Useful Post: [ View ]
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes