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Question [Q] Soft bricked kindle - please help! x)

So here's the situation; I don't want CM on my Kindle Fire HD 7 anymore.

I thought I had a backup, but after applying that backup from TWRP, I get a reboot (orange/blue/orange/TWRP).

I've installed adb on my PC, as well as SDK tools etc - ADB is running succesfully. I've installed latest drivers from someone's sig (thanks to that guy btw! )

I just want to get back to stock, then reroot (to have google play).

- ADB works
- Kindle Fire HD 7 is recognised when in TWRP
-have the file i want to push in platofrm-tools folder, named "kindleupdate.zip" - it's stock amazon firmware.

What am I doing wrong? When pushing the file, I just get the list of commands in the cmd interface (explaining adb etc). So I know it's working. I've tried using this in both ADB sideload feature and without. Any hints?

Thanks guys.
(Last edited by Ph0enix_216; 9th December 2013 at 04:19 PM.) Reason: Kindle derped while replying. -_-
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Location: /system/xbin/su
When you push using ADB, you have to use the source location and the destination in your arguments. Example:

adb push "C:\Some Folder\update.zip" "/sdcard/some folder/update.zip"
Where the first argument is the file on your PC, and the second argument is the location on your Kindle.

And if you want to go back to stock, use this. It comes pre-rooted with the OTA updates disabled.

>>Sent from my homebuilt TARDIS running Android 4.0.3... or maybe it's a rooted Kindle Fire HD<<

Phone: ZTE Valet Z665C
ROM: Stock
Kernel: 3.4.0-perf zte-kernel@Zdroid-SMT
Android Version: 4.1.1
Recovery: Stock
Tablet: Amazon 7" Kindle Fire HD
ROM: CyanogenMod 11
Kernel: hashcode@hashcode-ubb #1
Android Version: 4.4

Recovery: TWRP

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