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[Q] Installing recovery, can't make it work! :S

25th February 2014, 09:37 PM |#11  
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Will that fix my problem too?
 
 
26th February 2014, 11:11 PM |#12  
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Will that fix my problem too?

This only about installing recovery,

How can be able to fix it?

Whats your problem?? We need more details with it..
27th February 2014, 08:57 PM |#13  
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Well, I can't say much more than what I already did on the first post. I've tried a lot of methods to install the recovery, but none of them work. I even tried what Zorbeyd posted here, but it didn't work neither.

The results are always similar. Either the phone boots normally (ignoring any key combination I press), or it goes to a black screen after the Sony logo. I'm always able to go back flashing the stock rom with Flashtool, but I wanted to try KitKat, and not having a recovery prevents me from doing that...

PS: I tried method 1 on the thread Zorbeyd linked. Should I try method 3? I didn't, because I don't know how to hange those permissions on the folders. Could you give me some direction?
27th February 2014, 09:12 PM |#14  
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Okay, I looked it up, and did method 3. It doesn't work, the phone boots normally, and no blue LED appears...
27th February 2014, 10:28 PM |#15  
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Well, I can't say much more than what I already did on the first post. I've tried a lot of methods to install the recovery, but none of them work. I even tried what Zorbeyd posted here, but it didn't work neither.

The results are always similar. Either the phone boots normally (ignoring any key combination I press), or it goes to a black screen after the Sony logo. I'm always able to go back flashing the stock rom with Flashtool, but I wanted to try KitKat, and not having a recovery prevents me from doing that...

PS: I tried method 1 on the thread Zorbeyd linked. Should I try method 3? I didn't, because I don't know how to hange those permissions on the folders. Could you give me some direction?

If you share logs about Method 1 , we can help you.
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I guess electronics work that way sometimes... I did the same steps again, and now it's working!

Thanks guys, problem solved! Admins, you can close the thread now!
6th March 2014, 12:24 AM |#17  
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Oh sorry.

Can you put this " busybox " to /system/xbin folder with 755 permissions?

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thank you man so much i had same problem and this solved it thank again
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