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[Q] Rooting Xperia Z (C6602) 10.4.1.B.0.101 ?

14th February 2014, 06:03 AM |#11  
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Used the Flashtool to downgrade. I was on 4.3 .569 firmware then simply flashed .67 firmware using flashtool. No luck
 
 
14th February 2014, 06:28 AM |#12  
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Used the Flashtool to downgrade. I was on 4.3 .569 firmware then simply flashed .67 firmware using flashtool. No luck

Did you choose to wipe data? Its important to do that since you are downgrading from higher Android version.

Try a different region just to ensure that there is no issues with the FTF. Make sure the MD5 is the same after you download.

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14th February 2014, 03:10 PM |#13  
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@ ahassouna, How did you manage to downgrade? I tried to flash .67 from the flashtool and then my phone just keeps restarting. I did wipe the apps log, cache & data. Still no luck. Could you let me know any other way how you could achieve this?

Ok sorry guys didnt reply earlier.
Here is what i did
1- upgraded to 101
2- used flash tool and flashed the .67 stock on a clean stock 101 with wiped data...etc.
3- rooted and installed cwm dual recovery and booted device
4- flashed exsitenz v6 and its important not to boot rom just shut down from recovery
5- while shut down, flash the 101 kernel (stock kernel as am on LB) then boot.

Evweything is working great now.



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14th February 2014, 03:11 PM |#14  
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How did you downgrade?

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See above post

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15th February 2014, 09:04 AM |#15  
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Ok sorry guys didnt reply earlier.
Here is what i did
1- upgraded to 101
2- used flash tool and flashed the .67 stock on a clean stock 101 with wiped data...etc.
3- rooted and installed cwm dual recovery and booted device
4- flashed exsitenz v6 and its important not to boot rom just shut down from recovery
5- while shut down, flash the 101 kernel (stock kernel as am on LB) then boot.

Evweything is working great now.



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You have a unlocked bootloader, right?
15th February 2014, 11:30 AM |#16  
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You have a unlocked bootloader, right?

No am on locked bootloader

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25th February 2014, 09:27 AM |#17  
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christ !!.. where can i get a detailed step by step for this ?.. the stock bloatware is killing me especially sony live !!
25th February 2014, 03:27 PM |#18  
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i also need step by step and easy guide for this. I bought my phone 2 days ago and updated to 10.4.1.B.0.101 without checking xda forums, now i am in deep trouble.
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25th February 2014, 04:36 PM |#19  
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christ !!.. where can i get a detailed step by step for this ?.. the stock bloatware is killing me especially sony live !!

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i also need step by step and easy guide for this. I bought my phone 2 days ago and updated to 10.4.1.B.0.101 without checking xda forums, now i am in deep trouble.

You could have easily found the answer for yourself if you searched before posting - http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2656698

Forum rules.



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22nd May 2014, 10:15 PM |#20  
i downgrade with flashtool
dudes, I did the downgrade (4.3 > 4.2) using flashtool, you have to find&download C6602_10.3.1.A.2.67_India Generic.ftf, and it's done...

btw you can root 4.2.2 using kingo andorid root, with lb, and later wait for ota (twice, until .101), it's pretty easy but you need some patience
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