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Lineage OS 16 unofficial for redmi 4a.

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parshoo

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DISCLAIMER:
THIS IS AN INITIAL BUILD OF LineageOS 16 FOR Redmi 4A, WHICH MAY HAVE BUGS.
MAKE SURE TO BACKUP ALL DATA OF YOUR PHONE.
FLASH AT YOUR OWN RISK.
Installing a custom ROM may require an unlock bootloader on Redmi 4A, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone.
You are the only person doing changes to your phone; neither the developer nor I can be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.
Status of the Redmi 4A LineageOS 16 ROM:

WHAT’S WORKING:
– Almost everything


KNOWN ISSUES:
– SEPolicy is permissive
REQUIRED GUIDES AND DOWNLOADS TO INSTALL LineageOS 16 ON Redmi 4A:



Flashing LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A for the first time:


Points to NOTE:
Try to avoid restoring apps backup using Titanium Backup. It may break things up.
Don’t restore system data using Titanium Backup! It will definitely break the current installation.
It is also discouraged to Restoring Apps + Data using Titanium Backup.


Download and Copy the Redmi 4A LineageOS 16 ROM and Android Pie GApps ZIP file to your phone.
Boot into the TWRP custom Recovery to install this LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A.
– Make sure to have a Custom recovery like a TWRP recovery or any other custom recovery.

– Installing TWRP recovery requires an unlocked bootloader on Redmi 4A
Wipe the data partition (or do a factory reset), Cache partition, Dalvik Cache or ART cache and Format the System partition.


This will delete all your data on your phone. You may consider complete backup of your phone data or take a NANDROID backup of the current ROM

First flash the LineageOS 16 for Redmi 4A

Then install the Android Pie MindTheGapps for LineageOS 16 package.
Reboot and Enjoy the Android 9 Pie LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A.
Upgrading from earlier version of LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A (rolex):

Copy the latest ROM zip file of LineageOS 16 for Redmi 4A, LineageOS 16 GApps and/or Magisk ROOT package to the phone
Boot into Recovery.- Make sure you have a latest custom Recovery that should be able to flash the LineageOS 16 ROM update.
Format or wipe the system partition from the custom recovery menu.
Install the LineageOS 16 for Redmi 4A
– Gapps is built in such a way that it will sustain across ROM updates.
If you don’t have GApps after upgrading the LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A, then flash the GApps.
– Here is a post explaining how to flash GApps using TWRP recovery.
If you don’t have ROOT after upgrading the LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A, then flash the SuperSU or Magisk or the Lineage SU binary.
Once everything is done, reboot and Enjoy the LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A.
Complete the initial setup and enjoy Android 9 Pie with LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A.
Download Link -Lineage OS 16

https://sourceforge.net/projects/roms-for-xiaomi/files/
 
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    DISCLAIMER:
    THIS IS AN INITIAL BUILD OF LineageOS 16 FOR Redmi 4A, WHICH MAY HAVE BUGS.
    MAKE SURE TO BACKUP ALL DATA OF YOUR PHONE.
    FLASH AT YOUR OWN RISK.
    Installing a custom ROM may require an unlock bootloader on Redmi 4A, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone.
    You are the only person doing changes to your phone; neither the developer nor I can be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.
    Status of the Redmi 4A LineageOS 16 ROM:

    WHAT’S WORKING:
    – Almost everything


    KNOWN ISSUES:
    – SEPolicy is permissive
    REQUIRED GUIDES AND DOWNLOADS TO INSTALL LineageOS 16 ON Redmi 4A:



    Flashing LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A for the first time:


    Points to NOTE:
    Try to avoid restoring apps backup using Titanium Backup. It may break things up.
    Don’t restore system data using Titanium Backup! It will definitely break the current installation.
    It is also discouraged to Restoring Apps + Data using Titanium Backup.


    Download and Copy the Redmi 4A LineageOS 16 ROM and Android Pie GApps ZIP file to your phone.
    Boot into the TWRP custom Recovery to install this LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A.
    – Make sure to have a Custom recovery like a TWRP recovery or any other custom recovery.

    – Installing TWRP recovery requires an unlocked bootloader on Redmi 4A
    Wipe the data partition (or do a factory reset), Cache partition, Dalvik Cache or ART cache and Format the System partition.


    This will delete all your data on your phone. You may consider complete backup of your phone data or take a NANDROID backup of the current ROM

    First flash the LineageOS 16 for Redmi 4A

    Then install the Android Pie MindTheGapps for LineageOS 16 package.
    Reboot and Enjoy the Android 9 Pie LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A.
    Upgrading from earlier version of LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A (rolex):

    Copy the latest ROM zip file of LineageOS 16 for Redmi 4A, LineageOS 16 GApps and/or Magisk ROOT package to the phone
    Boot into Recovery.- Make sure you have a latest custom Recovery that should be able to flash the LineageOS 16 ROM update.
    Format or wipe the system partition from the custom recovery menu.
    Install the LineageOS 16 for Redmi 4A
    – Gapps is built in such a way that it will sustain across ROM updates.
    If you don’t have GApps after upgrading the LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A, then flash the GApps.
    – Here is a post explaining how to flash GApps using TWRP recovery.
    If you don’t have ROOT after upgrading the LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A, then flash the SuperSU or Magisk or the Lineage SU binary.
    Once everything is done, reboot and Enjoy the LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A.
    Complete the initial setup and enjoy Android 9 Pie with LineageOS 16 on Redmi 4A.
    Download Link -Lineage OS 16

    https://sourceforge.net/projects/roms-for-xiaomi/files/