How to Flash a new kernel with the new Flashtool
Hey guys!! As you have all seen the new version of Flashtool has a fastboot mode.
I tryed it myself and i successfuly flashed new kernel.
I HAVE ONLY TRYED IT AT XPERIA MINI!!!
So here it is the way you can do it.
2.New version of Flashtool 5.1 with fix from here
4.Your boot.sin or kernel.sin
If you have all these you can continue the reading!!
1.Enable usb debugging from Settings/Applications/Development and tick usb debugging
2.Copy your boot.sin or kernel.sin to C:/Flashtool
3.Go to C:/Flashtool/Drivers and extract the one that your phone belongs to.
4.open Flashtool v5.0 It should look like this http://imageshack.us/f/28/flashtoolfirstoutput.jpg/
5.Now in Flashtool press the flash button.(It is the thunder in the right-up corner)
6.Choose Fastboot mode.
7.Select Reboot into fastboot mod(via ADB). It should look like this http://imageshack.us/f/855/flashtoolsecondoutput.png/
8.Now you should get a pop-up for the drivers installation.Now manually select Your driver from step 3. Wait until it's done.
9.Now press Select kernel to flash.
10.Go to C:/Flashtool and choose you boot.sin or kernel.sin file
11.Wait until the proccess ends
12.Good job you have successfully flashed your new kernel
13.Press Thanks button
1.Androxyde and DooMLoRD for the Flashtool
2.Me for making this TUT
I am not responsible if you brick your lovely device.Use at your own risk!!!
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Well I now know. I have ORD
Phone: Lg optimus l5
Current rom: flatzki's MIUI v.4b
Kernel: pinkflozd's kernel v.0.70beta