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[Q] HBoot update

13th February 2013, 09:15 AM |#1  
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Hey,

I've got an HOX from T-Mobile and the CID is T-mob101.
The HBoot version is 0.96.0000.

Is it possible to update the HBoot? At the moment i can't use Android Revolution HD because even after flashen the kernel first and then the rom it doesn't work.

The phone is rooted and still S-ON.

Would be nice if anyone could help me.

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13th February 2013, 09:17 AM |#2  
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If you have a backup, you can restore this and make the official update and after flash a rom.

Or, you can see if there is a firmaware.zip for upgrade your hboot

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13th February 2013, 10:03 AM |#3  
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Hey,

Thanks for your answer.
But where to get such a zip?
I don't have any backup...
Maybe anyone else?

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13th February 2013, 11:25 AM |#4  
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Here is teh link to the firmware collection.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1957376

You should also read this:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1920060
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13th February 2013, 11:27 AM |#5  
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You can found the firmware.zip here or you can see if there is a backup for your cid, here
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13th February 2013, 01:30 PM |#6  
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Sooo,

1.
I tried to restore a backup of my cid T-mob101 but even after the checksum5-check and the "restore complete" there is only an bootloop...

2.
When I try to install the firmware.zip there is only "can't open bla bla installation abroted (bad)"

so it seems as if both ways don't work. Awwww I hate the Telekom

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13th February 2013, 01:33 PM |#7  
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Originally Posted by Muff(in)

Sooo,

1.
I tried to restore a backup of my cid T-mob101 but even after the checksum5-check and the "restore complete" there is only an bootloop...

2.
When I try to install the firmware.zip there is only "can't open bla bla installation abroted (bad)"

so it seems as if both ways don't work. Awwww I hate the Telekom

greez Muff(in)

1) Have you flashed the boot.img??

2) you have to flash the firmware from fastboot and not from recovery, you know how to flash a firmware??

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13th February 2013, 01:41 PM |#8  
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1) Have you flashed the boot.img??

2) you have to flash the firmware from fastboot and not from recovery, you know how to flash a firmware??
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1. Yes I flashed the boot.img first

2. you wan't to tell me? Thought I just have to install the zip like a rom...



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13th February 2013, 01:56 PM |#9  
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See the second link in post by bartdely...
You have to relock the bootloader, reboot in ruu mode and flash the firmware
After you have to unlock the bootloader and flash a JB rom

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13th February 2013, 02:01 PM |#10  
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Hey,

the CID of my device isn't listed in your link. So I tryed to relock and flash the firmware but it fails.

If I try the second method I don't update the HBoot...

I already had an Rom with 4.2.1 on the HOX (IceColdJelly) but I wan't to update to use another one.

So for me there is no way to update the HBoot version? What the heck, is this possible. :'(

Muff(in)

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Step 1: Flash a new JellyBean Sense ROM of your choice --> current Android Revolution HD

Step 2: Flash a custom kernel --> Downloaded zip in Recovery

Step 3: Flash boot.img --> via OneClickTool

Step 4: Reboot

--> boot progress starts --> nothing happens....
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