consider me noob
is it a must i Unlock bootloader before using fastboot installation method?
would that void my warranty ? or disable official xiaomi ota updates?
and how to disable AVB?
Short answer to all your questions is Yes.
Yes You MU...
Just for clearrefining. Do we need to flash TWRP first? Or is it safer to use the factory firmware first?
From what I can read in the Original Post, quoted bellow for reference:
Before we go a...
Who difference from Global and EU?
I have EU ROM 126.96.36.199 (PGGEUXM)
When I am unsure what the real differences are because I think HW is the same for both Global and EU phones, I am pretty sure Laws regarding privacy of users are more strict...
With the last TB8704F that I tried to install LOS 16 on I had to make /system read-writable although it was mentioned in the TWRP thread that one should keep in read-only. So, until I changed /system to rw the installer was also stuck at 0%, same ...
Thanks for thw answer.that was really helpful.
I have a backup tha i created months ago. after flashing preloader,will i be able to restore the backup without overwriting the the preloader? I mean is the stock preloader and ik stored inside th...