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Cant flash "Newer" kernels

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24th June 2014, 09:09 PM   |  #1  
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I flashed 4.1.A.0.562 and it went well after i rooted and was gonna flash to 4.1.B.0.587 it seems to go well i dont get any error on flashtool BUT when i go into setting and check Kernel it says im still on 4.1.A.0.562 and i have unlocked bootloader and im stuck now please help :^)
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25th June 2014, 05:04 AM   |  #2  
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Just flash ICS Kernel..

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25th June 2014, 05:34 PM   |  #3  
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I flashed 4.1.A.0.562 and it went well after i rooted and was gonna flash to 4.1.B.0.587 it seems to go well i dont get any error on flashtool BUT when i go into setting and check Kernel it says im still on 4.1.A.0.562 and i have unlocked bootloader and im stuck now please help :^)

flash stock ics ftf via this guide. also may dl latest version of ics there. it will flash alls stuff including kernel

http://talk.sonymobile.com/t5/Androi...nd/td-p/154389
25th June 2014, 07:50 PM   |  #4  
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flash stock ics ftf via this guide. also may dl latest version of ics there. it will flash alls stuff including kernel

Will i lose my root if i do that?
25th June 2014, 08:29 PM   |  #5  
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Will i lose my root if i do that?

yes. (& personal data also, so make backup) but root is a easy job (1min) you can root phone with ''e-root'' app. btw if u plan to use custom rom , then no need to root it all custom rom/kernel is prerooted....

if not you can extract kernel & try flashing i manually..
25th June 2014, 09:19 PM   |  #6  
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yes. (& personal data also, so make backup) but root is a easy job (1min) you can root phone with ''e-root'' app. btw if u plan to use custom rom , then no need to root it all custom rom/kernel is prerooted....

if not you can extract kernel & try flashing i manually..

I tried using e-root once and i got rooted but after a while i couldnt root :/ it was succesfull (i think) but superuser never showed up.
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I tried using e-root once and i got rooted but after a while i couldnt root :/ it was succesfull (i think) but superuser never showed up.

i think you need to install superuser manually afet rooting with e root. (from playstore)

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