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[TUT] BLU, TWRP , ROOT Xperia M4 Aqua [complete step]

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By ianthok, Member on 2nd November 2015, 09:08 AM
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[TUT] unlock bootloader, TWRP, root xperia m4 aqua [complete step]

check first by this code use phone dialler
*#*#7378423#*#* , if bootloader unlocked = yes , so you can root it



must download it first

1. flashtool -0.9.18.4-windows > https://mega.nz/#!ThcRmQwD!x_X-U6g8b...zrkVbBqfIubhdI

2. adb > https://mega.nz/#!ywUwFLpK!LmlAnwl8A...5pGer-XHOIVF6o

3. twrp > https://mega.nz/#!r8EWGQDD!nYOAC4HuQ...lEKaCP4uHuAXVg

4. supersu > https://mega.nz/#!C89nzC4L!F6yFyCqex...IS4-sBdULURJ7g

1. go to http://developer.sonymobile.com/unlo...urboot-loader/
2. chose type "M" and finish this until get key



3. save key code in file "txt" and rename it "ulcode.txt"
4. install flashtool -0.9.18.4-windows
5. activation USB debug in mobile first
6. connect mobile to PC via USB (DON'T UNPLUG te USB before DONE)
7. run flashtool wait until finish, chose option on top "devices>check drivers"
copy the devices code , my code is "YT911335HE"


INSTALLING TWRP

1. go to C:/flashtool/custom/mydevices/(here), create a new folder and rename with your device code

2. copy ulcode.txt and paste in your device code folder

3. close flashtool
4. create a new folder in C:/(here) rename it "adb" then extract file "adb tool fastboot xperia m4 aqua.zip" and copy file "recovery.img" in C:/adb/(here)

5. run flashtool and chose flash icon, click "fastbood mode" > OK , click "mode>reboot into flashtool mode (via ADB)".wait until finish

6. chose BLU icon wait until finish, unplug the mobile usb from PC and plug with hold Vol- , now chose unlock

7. go to folder "adb", typed cmd at addres bar (to open CMD)

8. paste this code "fastboot flash recovery recovery.img" in CMD, and ENTER, wait until finish
(unplug mobile and plug again with hold vol+ button if ADB tell waiting device)

This if finish intalling TWRP


DONE, TWRP installed but not ROOTED

ROOT

1. run TWRP by press " power and Vol- ", after you see logo sony, release "power" and press " vol- " twice, wait until finish
2. in TWRP mode connect it via USB to PC and send file "UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.46.zip"
3. install "UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.46.zip" by TWRP, wait until finish

DONE, TWRP installed and ROOTed

enjoy it






original source
http://forum.xda-developers.com/m4-a...guide-t3130092

http://forum.xda-developers.com/m4-a...ny-m4-t3229873
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2nd November 2015, 09:26 AM |#2  
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trying this now. Will update with outcome.

*update*

I cannot get further than the CMD, this is my error:

c:\adb>fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
target reported max download size of 268435456 bytes
sending 'recovery' (30050 KB)...
OKAY [ 1.010s]
writing 'recovery'...
FAILED (remote: Command not allowed)
finished. total time: 1.015s

*UPDATE*

This tutorial works just needed some help with the Bootlocker.
2nd November 2015, 10:09 AM |#3  
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trying this now. Will update with outcome.

good luck
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2nd November 2015, 02:07 PM |#4  
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Originally Posted by Primal09

trying this now. Will update with outcome.

*update*

I cannot get further than the CMD, this is my error:

c:\adb>fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
target reported max download size of 268435456 bytes
sending 'recovery' (30050 KB)...
OKAY [ 1.010s]
writing 'recovery'...
FAILED (remote: Command not allowed)
finished. total time: 1.015s


same error here. any solution?
2nd November 2015, 02:15 PM |#5  
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Originally Posted by Primal09

trying this now. Will update with outcome.

*update*

I cannot get further than the CMD, this is my error:

c:\adb>fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
target reported max download size of 268435456 bytes
sending 'recovery' (30050 KB)...
OKAY [ 1.010s]
writing 'recovery'...
FAILED (remote: Command not allowed)
finished. total time: 1.015s

i think your internal not enough
check the update , i am sory to lte give manual step image
2nd November 2015, 09:31 PM |#6  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Primal09

trying this now. Will update with outcome.

*update*

I cannot get further than the CMD, this is my error:

c:\adb>fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
target reported max download size of 268435456 bytes
sending 'recovery' (30050 KB)...
OKAY [ 1.010s]
writing 'recovery'...
FAILED (remote: Command not allowed)
finished. total time: 1.015s

As i know that happens if you're Bootloader isn't unlocked, i have the same problem. (My BL cannot be unlocked :/)
3rd November 2015, 01:42 AM |#7  
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As i know that happens if you're Bootloader isn't unlocked, i have the same problem. (My BL cannot be unlocked :/)

ah ya,you right 👍
3rd November 2015, 06:09 AM |#8  
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As i know that happens if you're Bootloader isn't unlocked, i have the same problem. (My BL cannot be unlocked :/)


It says that it is unlocked though.
3rd November 2015, 10:51 AM |#9  
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It says that it is unlocked though.

are u sure that it is unlocked? there are 3 kinds of status:

Bootloader unlock allowed: No - u can't unlock BL
Bootloader unlock allowed: Yes - u can unlock BL, BUT its not unlocked yet
Bootloader unlocked: Yes - BL is unlocked

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3rd November 2015, 12:15 PM |#10  
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are u sure that it is unlocked? there are 3 kinds of status:

Bootloader unlock allowed: No - u can't unlock BL
Bootloader unlock allowed: Yes - u can unlock BL, BUT its not unlocked yet
Bootloader unlocked: Yes - BL is unlocked

agree with you 👍
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Originally Posted by silencar

are u sure that it is unlocked? there are 3 kinds of status:

Bootloader unlock allowed: No - u can't unlock BL
Bootloader unlock allowed: Yes - u can unlock BL, BUT its not unlocked yet
Bootloader unlocked: Yes - BL is unlocked

Bootloader unlock allowed: Yes - u can unlock BL, BUT its not unlocked yet
This is what mine said before I unlocked the bootloader.
Then I unlocked it using the method in this tutorial.
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