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Problems with flashing a new ROM with fake flash

25th June 2010, 12:28 PM   |  #1  
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Ive tried to flash three seperate ROM's using the fake flash method but when I select the zip from my sd card I get the following:

Opening update package.....
E: cant open /sdcard/*ROM NAME*
(bad)
Installation aborted

Why is this happening?


Any help would be greatly received
25th June 2010, 12:43 PM   |  #2  
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are you sure it's fake flash problem...??? i had it too but with the default rooting recovery too....after several reboots it accepted the rom and flashed it regularly
25th June 2010, 12:54 PM   |  #3  
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are you sure it's fake flash problem...??? i had it too but with the default rooting recovery too....after several reboots it accepted the rom and flashed it regularly

no lol

I just presumed it was as I dont remember having the issue before trying this method.

I'll keep trying
25th June 2010, 01:02 PM   |  #4  
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no lol

I just presumed it was as I dont remember having the issue before trying this method.

I'll keep trying

Maybe your ROM is corrupted. Try downloading it again just for make shure.

And if fake-flash doesn't work you can try AMDesireRecovery if you have a computer nearby... old methods work better sometimes
25th June 2010, 01:08 PM   |  #5  
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Maybe your ROM is corrupted. Try downloading it again just for make shure.

And if fake-flash doesn't work you can try AMDesireRecovery if you have a computer nearby... old methods work better sometimes

Its been the same for 3 different ROM downloads so the chances of all three being corrupt are slim

I'm going to try using a different SD card and then i'll try and different recovery method
25th June 2010, 07:14 PM   |  #6  
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well using a different sd card seemed to fix teh problem.

Odd but there you go
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