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[Q] TWRP 2.6.3.0.-awifi, Identifying Device as "awifi" when flashing ROM

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By elim12345, Junior Member on 27th January 2014, 12:45 AM
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I am a newbie to installing custom ROMS.

I rooted a LG G Pad 8.3 v500 using Kingo Root, and flashed ROM TWRP 2.6.3.0-awifi successfully.

Now when I try to flash any additional ROMs I get a "Failed" message,

I have tried to flash ROMs for the v500, but I get a "Failed" message. I had tried several ROMs to get to android KitKat 4.4.2, but I always get the following error: (see attached photo of the whole installation window)

This is a exactly what it says (first few lines):

Verifying zip signature....
This package is for "v500" devices; this is a "awifi"

so when I try to install the ROM, I think it sees my device as a "awifi", instead of the v500. The TWRP Rom I installed has awifi at the end of its name.

How to resolve this issue?

I cannot flash any roms for the v500 (lg g pad 8.3 lg skin version) without getting this error.

thank you for any help
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27th January 2014, 12:46 PM |#2  
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lol i had this too bro!! neeed hel...
you may found any roms for "awifi" and flash it!!


when i installed twrp it was called "open recovery awifi"

it seem like the twrp has rename the g pad, thats odd!!
5th February 2014, 08:33 AM |#3  
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I have had the same issue. I installed twrp 2.6.3.2 from here http://www.androidfilehost.com/?a=sh...les&flid=10808 and it solved it.
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18th February 2014, 12:45 AM |#4  
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worked
Thank you kickoff
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