Google Allows Search Queries To Interact With Apps

Android 5.0 Lollipop brings lots of new features that are quite useful for end users and … more

Lenovo Officially Owns Motorola, Following ~$3 Billion Deal

Google is now officially no longer the owner of American phone manufacturer … more

Microsoft Band Fitness Tracker Announced, Available

The wearable market has been around for a few years, with Pebble and Samsung smartwatches … more

Forums Added for the Oppo R5, Oppo N3, and Xiaomi Redmi Note

Just yesterday, Oppo unveiled a pair of rather unique smartphones, the Oppo … more
Post Reply

[Q] There is no way to get to recovery mode

OP Aoi v1

5th June 2014, 03:40 AM   |  #1  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
44 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2012
So, I got an used Xperia ZL. The person who sold me this said he installed an international firmware, 4.3 and after installing SuperSU I noticed the device is rooted (and bootloader is locked). Now, I want to install a custom ROM but I cannot access Recovery mode! When phone starts there is no LED, pressing volume up does nothing, I installed Quick Boot, clicked restart on recovery but it does nothing. I even tried ADB boot recovery but the phone just restarts normally. What can I do?? I'm going crazy with this phone. Thanks for the help!
5th June 2014, 09:16 AM   |  #2  
Senior Member
Flag Mysore
Thanks Meter: 126
 
396 posts
Join Date:Joined: Mar 2014
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aoi v1

So, I got an used Xperia ZL. The person who sold me this said he installed an international firmware, 4.3 and after installing SuperSU I noticed the device is rooted (and bootloader is locked). Now, I want to install a custom ROM but I cannot access Recovery mode! When phone starts there is no LED, pressing volume up does nothing, I installed Quick Boot, clicked restart on recovery but it does nothing. I even tried ADB boot recovery but the phone just restarts normally. What can I do?? I'm going crazy with this phone. Thanks for the help!

you have to install custom recovery.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2261606
Last edited by anagramgenius; 5th June 2014 at 09:19 AM.
The Following User Says Thank You to anagramgenius For This Useful Post: [ View ]
6th June 2014, 02:35 AM   |  #3  
Junior Member
Flag Brasília
Thanks Meter: 3
 
19 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2013
More
Install XZDualRecovery, it is the only way

Sent from my Nexus 7 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
6th June 2014, 04:47 PM   |  #4  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
44 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2012
Ah, thank you both. I got what the problem was, 'cause I installed recovery, then a new rom and lost recovery again xD Now i know, recovery needs to be installed every time something else is flashed. Thanks!
22nd June 2014, 08:22 PM   |  #5  
rayzaweirdooo's Avatar
Member
malaysia
Thanks Meter: 2
 
37 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2014
Donate to Me
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aoi v1

Ah, thank you both. I got what the problem was, 'cause I installed recovery, then a new rom and lost recovery again xD Now i know, recovery needs to be installed every time something else is flashed. Thanks!

Hey.... Share how to install recovery(noob method please). Im stuck too. Already tried many method. But, im still don't have recovery. Wasted 8 hours just trying to gets that mother F.

Sent from my C6502
22nd June 2014, 10:40 PM   |  #6  
Senior Member
Flag Mysore
Thanks Meter: 126
 
396 posts
Join Date:Joined: Mar 2014
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by rayzaweirdooo

Hey.... Share how to install recovery(noob method please). Im stuck too. Already tried many method. But, im still don't have recovery. Wasted 8 hours just trying to gets that mother F.

Sent from my C6502

I already posted the link above. Go to that link and install xz dual recovery.
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes