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Default [TUT][PRE-ROOTED JB ROM ZIP][How To] Root JB for locked Boot Loader

This is a pre-rooted JB for Xperia P Only !!

How to get a rooted JB For XP, well follow this:



please press thanks for uploading the rooted FTF for pandemics here :- http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...&postcount=223

1: Flash back to ICS with flashtool

2: Download this ftf file: [rom]Sony Xperia P_6.1.1.B.1.75_Generic World

3: Put the ftf file inside the firmware folder of flashtool

4: Turn Usb Debugging on inside your phone

5: Shut down your Xperia P

6: Press the lightning icon inside flashtool

7: press FLASHMODE 'NOT FASTBOOT"

8: Choose the 75 ftf file for XP

9: Tick or untick nothing, stands all good

10: reboot your device, you are back on ICS

Root now the ICS, Follow this:
[ROOT][Including .54 and .75 update]

Install CWM:
[CWM][ICS]CWM Recovery 6.0.1.2 for Locked Bootloader

Well now install the pre-Rooted JB

Download this JB Kernel zip:
http://d-h.st/oBB

and this Pre-rooted JB zip rom:
http://d-h.st/aze

and put it on your SD card

Well Now shut down you Xperia P

Turn it on

Enter CWM Recovery by pressing volume down

Mount System

Mount Data

Mount Cache

Till you see its all unmounted

Flash the JB Kernel Zip

Again

Mount System

Mount Data

Mount Cache

Till you see its all unmounted for sure, otherwise you get aborted

Flash the JB_prerooted_6.2.A.0.400.zip

Do Not Reboot !!

Wipe Data/Factory Reset

Reboot !!

It take some minutes, But just wait with patience

For the 1st time you may get FC from Thememanager and Timescape

No worries, its gone and all works good

Enjoy Rooted JB !!!

Proof:
 








Guide By Pandemic





credits :-
Pandemic for writing this awesome guide










OLD INSTRUCTIONS



ROM LINK:-
JB pre-rooted TW firmware 6.2.A.0.400 (confirmed working)

JB pre-rooted Generic firmware 6.2.A.0.400(confirmed working fine thanks to Pandemic)

GREAT thanks to s4tch


1.Go to CWM recovery
2.mount data,system and cache
3.flash jb kernel(see attachment)
4.mount data,system and cache again if not mounted
5.flash the JB_prerooted_6.2.A.0.400.zip
6.wipe data and reboot



TUTORIAL FOR MAKING FLASHABLE ZIP
 


First of all download any JB firmware FTF .

You will need the follows tools for making flashable zip
1.flash tool from binary4
2.usb cable
3.winrar software (which i recommend )
4.superuser.zip
5.ext4 unpacker
steps:-
1.Now open JB firmware FTF with winrar software
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2. right click system.sin and extract it
see image



3.open flash tool and go to tools ---sin editor ---open system.sin---dumb data and you will get two files system.ext4 (important) and system partition.bla(this one not needed)

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4.open ext4 unpacker and browse system.ext4 ----extract it

see image



5.now download superuser.zip from attachment and extract it (don't ask me how to).

6.copy bin/su and app/superuser.apk to system/bin and system/app of JB firmware respectively ,which you extracted in step 4.

7.download JB.zip from attachment and open with winrar

8.browse through system folder of it and drag and drop files it JB.zip (JB.zip should be opened in winrar)

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9.now you are done with system files

10.flash it with CWM recovery

11.turn off the device

12.now kernel part,open flash tool

13.select flash mode

14.select JB firmware FTF u have and exclude system,baseband ,fota and partition(tick these four)

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15.click ok

16.press volume down key and connect the usb(which should be connected to PC) to device

18.done and now reboot

19.wait for it will take a long time
Attached Files
File Type: zip ext4_unpacker_exe.zip - [Click for QR Code] (2.25 MB, 521 views)
File Type: zip Superuser-3.1.3-arm-signed.zip - [Click for QR Code] (1.26 MB, 658 views)
File Type: zip JB.zip - [Click for QR Code] (128.8 KB, 404 views)
File Type: zip JB kernel.zip - [Click for QR Code] (5.45 MB, 2278 views)
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I dont get it.. there is no CWM recovery so how can we flash the file ? Also we just change the files of the system on the PC, not in phone
Got a problem while installing an app? Check out the guide on how to enable SUPERUSER MOD on your device:
[MOD][GUIDE]SUPERUSER MOD for all devices

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I dont get it.. there is no CWM recovery so how can we flash the file ? Also we just change the files of the system on the PC, not in phone
See the requirements
U should be on ics ,rooted and cwm installed.

Also we just change the files of the system on the PC, not in phone

What u saying
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See the requirements
U should be on ics ,rooted and cwm installed.

Also we just change the files of the system on the PC, not in phone

What u saying
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Maybe I cant understand... Its not clearly explained
Got a problem while installing an app? Check out the guide on how to enable SUPERUSER MOD on your device:
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Maybe I cant understand... Its not clearly explained
steps are clear ,u should know how to use sin editor in flashtool .
there is a link in 1st post check that
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it's a tedious process, any other simple method like the one for .54 and .75
 
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it's a tedious process, any other simple method like the one for .54 and .75
wait for devs to come in and do it in short way
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From common sense, its logical that a rooted rom will obviously work So if anyone still has doubts, go through with it and have no worries It will work just fine

[ps : This is the same method I described so dont get confused ]


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I already got it, you need to make a flashable CWM update.zip archive.
This is problem I have very few free space on SDcard.
Would it B so hard if anybody made pre-rooted ftf file for locked BL?
 
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I already got it, you need to make a flashable CWM update.zip archive.
This is problem I have very few free space on SDcard.
Would it B so hard if anybody made pre-rooted ftf file for locked BL?
the problem is my data connection,otherwise i would have uploaded flashable zip for LB
btw can anyone provide me updater script of stock ICS rom?

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