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Can anyone help me with rooting? My friend has an xperia W8 and he wants me to help him as he failed with superoneclick on 2.1.1
 
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Can anyone help me with rooting? My friend has an xperia W8 and he wants me to help him as he failed with superoneclick on 2.1.1
Did you use the latest version of superoneclick ? Try different versions , and see.

Still if you can't root , then
I don't know but maybe the X8toolbox may help.
Although I do NOT know for sure if it will or will not work. You can try.

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You may as well root with puppett13th's x8toolbox.

I just rooted my friend's X8 with it.

Here's the link :-
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Did u got debugging on??

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Debugging was on. Not sure why it got stuck at some steps
 
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use flashtool with the bloquear icon
My devices:
Nexus 7 - - - -P.A.- - - - 4.4.4
Xperia X8 - - - -CM11- - - - 4.4
Xperia P - - - -P.A- - - - - 4.4.4

 
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Question wifi not working after upgraging w8 from 2.1.1 to gdx 2.3.7 v21b

after upgarding to gdx 2.3.7 v21b.

my wifi is not working, when turn it ON, it keeps scanning but i am unable to view wifi networks on my w8.

can someone help here please to fix this issue.
 
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after upgarding to gdx 2.3.7 v21b.

my wifi is not working, when turn it ON, it keeps scanning but i am unable to view wifi networks on my w8.

can someone help here please to fix this issue.
try to flash the kernel again
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dont forget to wipe dalvik cache after flash kernel
then Flash ROM
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Try with latest flashtool.
It's 100% working

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Exclamation wifi not working after upgraging w8 from 2.1.1 to gdx 2.3.7 v21b

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try to flash the kernel again
or
dont forget to wipe dalvik cache after flash kernel
then Flash ROM

could u help me with steps to be followed "how to flash kernel" ?...
since i tried to upgrade w8 for the 1st time.

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Try with latest flashtool.
It's 100% working

Officially corp via w8

i dont know how to use flashtool..is there guideline or instruction set to be followed, then it will be more helpful..to start wifi again.

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