Google Play Newsstand 3.3 Brings Material Design Makeover

In a clear break from the previous practice of delivering nearly weekly Google … more

App Review: Calculating Your Android Calculator Options

Sure, everyone has a default Calculator and its something that you dont think about … more

MultiROM Once Again Available for the Galaxy S4

Multiboot, or the ability to select betweenmultiple operating systems on a single device at … more

Build an Impractical But Awesome Lego Mindstorm Dock

The vast majority of what we cover here on the XDA-Developers News Portal relates to … more
Post Reply

[RECOVERY][4.4][NEXUS 7 2012 WiFi]Stock KitKat recovery - flashable zip

19th November 2013, 08:10 PM   |  #1  
Flintberg's Avatar
OP Member
Flag Warsaw
Thanks Meter: 25
 
69 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2012
More
Just in case anyone needs it - here's a flashable zip with stock Nexus 7 2012 WiFi KitKat recovery, straight from the factory image.

Instructions: just install the zip using your custom recovery.

You do this on your own responsibility, I am in no way responsible for anything that happens to your device.
Attached Files
File Type: zip Stock_4.4_grouper_recovery_flashable.zip - [Click for QR Code] (5.54 MB, 2378 views)
Last edited by Flintberg; 19th November 2013 at 08:24 PM.
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to Flintberg For This Useful Post: [ View ]
19th November 2013, 08:57 PM   |  #2  
slayerpsp's Avatar
Member
Flag SO CAL
Thanks Meter: 13
 
88 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2010
More
works great thanks
19th November 2013, 10:24 PM   |  #3  
AidenM's Avatar
Senior Member
Look behind you...
Thanks Meter: 316
 
1,139 posts
Join Date:Joined: Mar 2011
Does this flash the boot.img and recovery as well? Or only system?
19th November 2013, 10:44 PM   |  #4  
tdizzle404's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag North Georgia
Thanks Meter: 1,088
 
4,466 posts
Join Date:Joined: Nov 2010
Donate to Me
More
So this replaces twrp or cwm?

Sent from my Nexus 7 using xda app-developers app
20th November 2013, 06:59 AM   |  #5  
Flintberg's Avatar
OP Member
Flag Warsaw
Thanks Meter: 25
 
69 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2012
More
Just recovery.img, and yes, it replaces cwm or twrp.
20th November 2013, 01:34 PM   |  #6  
Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
30 posts
Join Date:Joined: Nov 2011
When I flash the zip in cwm, it says it was successful. Then when I reboot and go back into recovery, its still cwm. What am I doing wrong?
21st November 2013, 01:04 AM   |  #7  
Member
Flag Veles
Thanks Meter: 0
 
53 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2012
More
Is this recovery better then then other custom.
Btw i just want to know becouse with my new nexus7wifi 32GB 4.3 stock i didnt had recovery only boot loader, with kitkat is coming also stock recovery and when i get ota update is it gonna be installed
22nd November 2013, 07:39 AM   |  #8  
jt.one's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag New York
Thanks Meter: 91
 
511 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2011
More
hey guys, been out of the loop for a while.

why would we want to flash the stock kit kat recovery?

---------- Post added at 02:39 AM ---------- Previous post was at 02:38 AM ----------

hey guys, been out of the loop for a while.

why would we want to flash the stock kit kat recovery over cwm/twrp/etc ??
is there something special about the KK stock recovery?
22nd November 2013, 11:30 AM   |  #9  
Flintberg's Avatar
OP Member
Flag Warsaw
Thanks Meter: 25
 
69 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2012
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by jt.one

hey guys, been out of the loop for a while.

why would we want to flash the stock kit kat recovery?

---------- Post added at 02:39 AM ---------- Previous post was at 02:38 AM ----------

hey guys, been out of the loop for a while.

why would we want to flash the stock kit kat recovery over cwm/twrp/etc ??
is there something special about the KK stock recovery?

To be able to receive and install OTA, if for some reason you don't want to flash the factory image with "-w" removed.
The Following User Says Thank You to Flintberg For This Useful Post: [ View ]
23rd November 2013, 09:57 AM   |  #10  
MiroslavVitula's Avatar
Member
Thanks Meter: 53
 
99 posts
Join Date:Joined: Mar 2013
Is this for 4.3 Android version? Or does it work only for 4.4?
Just asking to not brick my device..

Post Reply Subscribe to Thread

Tags
4.4, flashable zip, kitkat, nexus 7 2012, stock recovery
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Top Threads in Nexus 7 Android Development by ThreadRank