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[TOOL] Boot animation flasher & recovery tool

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By Droidel, Senior Member on 12th January 2012, 04:35 AM
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What is it?
This tool can be used to flash a bootanimation zip file to the Rezound.
(Tool can be modified to work for other phones.)

Instructions
  • Download and extract attached file to computer
  • Copy your new Vigor_VZW_bootanimation.zip to that folder
  • Select option 1 Make a backup of your current boot animation
  • Select option 2 to flash new boot animation to phone
  • Select option 3 to reboot phone and view new boot animation
To restore your old boot animation
  • delete the Vigor_VZW_bootanimation.zip from folder
  • rename "backup_Vigor_VZW_bootanimation.zip" to "Vigor_VZW_bootanimation.zip"
  • Run tool and use option 2

Other info
The Rezound boot animation is in /system/customize/resource
The bootanimation zip file CAN NOT be compressed. It has to be a "store" zip file.

Read more about boot animations here
Attached Files
File Type: zip BootAnimationFlasher.zip - [Click for QR Code] (885 Bytes, 346 views)
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12th January 2012, 04:37 AM |#2  
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12th January 2012, 04:43 AM |#3  
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Thanks for making things just a little easier!! Before long, all we will have to do is plug in our phone and press 1 for rom flash, 2 for kernel......etc.etc. Ok, probably not, but you guys and your flashing scripts make life a hell of a lot easier on the rest of us! Keep up the awesome work!
12th January 2012, 11:54 AM |#4  
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anyone try this on bamf rom? i understand different roms have different methods potentially for boot animation location/enabling...
12th January 2012, 01:41 PM |#5  
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Originally Posted by JohnShaft69

anyone try this on bamf rom? i understand different roms have different methods potentially for boot animation location/enabling...

Since the boot animation is the same for BAMF as stock, i would imagine its in the same place. I wouldn't think Eris would have moved the bootanimation location and left it stock.
I haven't tried it on BAMF but i can when i get home.
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xjedi I'm Gonna Add This To My Tool So People Will Get Directed To Your OP, Great Work Man.
14th January 2012, 10:41 PM |#7  
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Can anyone try these boot animations from my post on various ROMs using this method? I would love to be able to link to this in my post and have it actually work. We've been having issues with other ROMs since they seem to be more complicated than Ineffabilis. Any help with posts of if this works would be awesome!
13th February 2012, 12:18 AM |#8  
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This didnt work at all for me . I did everything on the instructions .????
13th February 2012, 01:11 AM |#9  
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can I use a video as my boot animation or is it just .PNG files that are only allowed?
13th February 2012, 05:17 AM |#10  
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i used to make boot animations and i can tell u they are pics that make it look like a video

there are programs i think that can take a video and turn it into pictures.. that would work
13th February 2012, 06:17 AM |#11  
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Didn't work for me--I just have no boot animation now, but it boots. Wasabi, I tried to use one of your boot animations.
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