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Need help installing 4EXTRecovery on sd card

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By htcp85, Senior Member on 12th March 2014, 03:10 AM
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Try to install android via Nativesd, did the partition on my sd card with fat32 and ext4, then copy the unzipped file of 4extrecovery to the fat32, and the zipped rom in the same partition, went to magldr, services, boot settings, ad sd dir, the choose 4ext file, phone reboot and stay on htc green logo like for 5 sec and then reboot and same thing try three times and wasn't able to boot into 4extrecovery. Help please
 
 
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Try to install android via Nativesd, did the partition on my sd card with fat32 and ext4, then copy the unzipped file of 4extrecovery to the fat32, and the zipped rom in the same partition, went to magldr, services, boot settings, ad sd dir, the choose 4ext file, phone reboot and stay on htc green logo like for 5 sec and then reboot and same thing try three times and wasn't able to boot into 4extrecovery. Help please

does the unzipped 4extrecovery folder on your sdcard contain the files Haret, startup.txt etc? or just 1 folder with those files in? needs to be the first.

Also are you booting using ad sd from magldr?
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does the unzipped 4extrecovery folder on your sdcard contain the files Haret, startup.txt etc? or just 1 folder with those files in? needs to be the first.

Also are you booting using ad sd from magldr?

the unzipped folder contains another folder wich I rename 4EXTRecovery with the haret, startup,etc. I copy that folder into sd with the rom zipped. Then booting using ad sd from magldr.
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went to magldr, services, boot settings, ad sd dir, the choose 4ext file,

You mean the 4extreco~ file? Not the 4ext file.

Also did you set all sd partitions as primary using minitool?
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You mean the 4extreco~ file? Not the 4ext file.

Also did you set all sd partitions as primary using minitool?

Yes 4extrecovery file, also set partitions as primary. That's correct
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Yes 4extrecovery file, also set partitions as primary. That's correct

how odd.
perhaps your 4ext download was corrupted, try redownload and re-install.
How did you put files on sdcard? I hope you used card reader and not magldr usb mass stg
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Also this is where I download from http://goo.im/devs/Xylograph/Various/Recoveries/SD
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how odd.
perhaps your 4ext download was corrupted, try redownload and re-install.
How did you put files on sdcard? I hope you used card reader and not magldr usb mass stg

I put the files on sd card with a card reader, and I download first the second file in the link where I download it from then I tried the last file.
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Also this is where I download from http://goo.im/devs/Xylograph/Various/Recoveries/SD
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Sorry, i know what went wrong, you have to change the name of the folder back to what it was originally, "4ext" or "4extr", then try to boot it.
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Sorry, i know what went wrong, you have to change the name of the folder back to what it was originally, "4ext" or "4extr", then try to boot it.

What folder?
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