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OP Balaram12

21st February 2014, 05:45 AM   |  #1  
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My z1 came with .257 firmware
i am from malaysia and dont have .543 firmware i flashed one i cant remember which but it does not detect my simcard
Plz help i wanna root,ul bootloader, and install custom rom
21st February 2014, 07:24 AM   |  #2  
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Your version is displayed in settings - > about.

But doesn't matter. If you're on 543 you can root with vroot or 360root or kingo root.

Then backup your ta-partition. Last thing: unlock your device via flashtool.

After that you can use fastboot to flash custom kernels, boot to recovery and flash custom roms

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21st February 2014, 08:29 AM   |  #3  
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i know that
but i need to be on .534
and i cant find .534 for my country
if i flash others my z1 doesnt detect my simcard
21st February 2014, 09:21 AM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by Balaram12

i know that
but i need to be on .534
and i cant find .534 for my country
if i flash others my z1 doesnt detect my simcard

I followed NUT's tutorial, and when I downgraded I lost my SIM card, rooted and then upgraded. Once I upgraded all returned to normal and my phone is working. Give it a try and do not get mad about loosing SIM...
21st February 2014, 09:55 AM   |  #5  
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Ya me too after downgrade to 534 lost of imei but dun worry follow's NUT tread and all will be fine.Btw i skip the 290 after root from 534 and directly upgrade to 136 without any issued.Coming''s to 3 weeks all working good.
21st February 2014, 10:00 AM   |  #6  
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So that means when I install recovery bla bla bla,,, and flash slimkat I will get my simcard back?
21st February 2014, 06:27 PM   |  #7  
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So that means when I install recovery bla bla bla,,, and flash slimkat I will get my simcard back?

Yes.

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