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Question [Q] Stuck (while doing a factory reset). Help needed.

I don't know if it takes this long for XperiaZ to reset. It has been more than 15 minutes but it is stuck at the screen I have posted below. Should I wait and if it's really stuck any workaround to the problem would be highly appreciated....
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Bump. Sorry for bumping but need a solution.
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Just wait. Phone is repairing itself. Must be some file corruption. Can take minutes, or even hours.....

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Just wait. Phone is repairing itself. Must be some file corruption. Can take minutes, or even hours.....

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Has it happened to you. If it stays the same even after hours is there a workaround? One more question, in what mode is it right now?
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I'm rarely on any firmware long enough to develop any file system issues - nothing like a good flash with a full wipe to clean everything up
But I have read that it will eventually sort itself out.
Has it finished and rebooted yet?

Edit: It is in some sort of repair mode. Not sure if it has an official name.
If you cant wait, you can try flashing an ftf with wipe data unticked in flashtool.

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I'm rarely on any firmware long enough to develop any file system issues - nothing like a good flash with a full wipe to clean everything up
But I have read that it will eventually sort itself out.
Has it finished and rebooted yet?

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Nope. Will Sony update service help. By good flash you mean flashing via Flash Tool?

Update:-

Guess What, I connected the USB and than pressed Volume UP + Power Button and than pressing Volume Down key and Sony update service detected the device. Will update the post soon.
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Good luck, lets hope your data remains untac

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Good luck, lets hope your data remains untac

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Update:- It finally booted but it's too long for a factory reset. Thank You @shoey63.
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No problem. If you have dual recovery, try TWRP next time. Cwm has a habit of corrupting cache partition on locked bootloader.

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No problem. If you have dual recovery, try TWRP next time. Cwm has a habit of corrupting cache partition on locked bootloader.

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Noted. But I have a locked bootloader with no root. Will try TWRP only as dual recovery doesn't sound promising (I might be wrong).
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