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[RECOVERY][OFFICIAL] TWRP 3.4.x[Zenfone 5z (ZS620KL)]

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kcajith

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On latest Android Q beta-6 stock rom,.. Able to successfully patch twrp in inactive partition(slot b) but its asking password to decrypt data. I can cancel and go ahead into twrp screen but no data is visible. Want to patch magisk via twrp on slot-b but not able to access internal storage. Any pointers to solve?
 

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On latest Android Q beta-6 stock rom,.. Able to successfully patch twrp in inactive partition(slot b) but its asking password to decrypt data. I can cancel and go ahead into twrp screen but no data is visible. Want to patch magisk via twrp on slot-b but not able to access internal storage. Any pointers to solve?

This TWRP wont work for any Q based stock roms this is cause of vold changes nd until Q is merged on TWRP it cannot be used with stock decryptions
 

jackeagle

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Hey Guys!
New Unified TWRP for Asus Zenfone 5z is UP.
Download : TWRP Recovery Image for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle
TWRP Recovery Installer zip for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle

Steps to install : Refer Post #2
Changelog : Refer Post #3

Enjoy!

Important Notes:
1. This is a massive update. Now you can flash both custom roms and zenui via same twrp, so no need to flash fbrom to go to zenui.
2. To use this, flash the provided zip inside existing twrp and reboot to recovery. The rom flashing process remains the same.
3. Old custom roms and kernels can't be flashed on this. Wait for newer versions to use this twrp. If you want to use old version of a rom/kernel, use old twrp.

 
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mauronofrio

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Hey Guys!
New Unified TWRP for Asus Zenfone 5z is UP.
Download : TWRP Recovery Image for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle
TWRP Recovery Installer zip for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle

Steps to install : Refer Post #2
Changelog : Refer Post #3

Enjoy!

Important Notes:
1. This is a massive update. Now you can flash both custom roms and zenui via same twrp, so no need to flash fbrom to go to zenui.
2. To use this, flash the provided zip inside existing twrp and reboot to recovery. The rom flashing process remains the same.
3. Old custom roms and kernels can't be flashed on this. Wait for newer versions to use this twrp. If you want to use old version of a rom/kernel, use old twrp.


Device tree and kernel source links?
 
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Hey Guys!
New Unified TWRP for Asus Zenfone 5z is UP.
Download : TWRP Recovery Image for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle
TWRP Recovery Installer zip for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle
Steps to install : Refer Post #2
Changelog : Refer Post #3
Enjoy!

Important Notes:
1. This is a massive update. Now you can flash both custom roms and zenui via same twrp, so no need to flash fbrom to go to zenui.
2. To use this, flash the provided zip inside existing twrp and reboot to recovery. The rom flashing process remains the same.
3. Old custom roms and kernels can't be flashed on this. Wait for newer versions to use this twrp. If you want to use old version of a rom/kernel, use old twrp.


Now can I install permanent TWRP on stock kernel with Android 10?

Another question is:

Is it possible to downgrade to Oreo installing the zip via this new TWRP?
 
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jackeagle

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Hey Guys!
TWRP-3.3.1-12 for Asus Zenfone 5z is UP.
Download : TWRP Recovery Image for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle
TWRP Recovery Installer zip for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle

Steps to install : Refer Post #2
Changelog : Refer Post #3

Enjoy!

Important Notes:
1. Now you can flash both custom roms and zenui via same twrp, so no need to flash fbrom to go to zenui.
2. To use this, flash the provided zip inside existing twrp and reboot to recovery. The rom flashing process remains the same.
3. Old custom roms and kernels can't be flashed on this. Wait for newer versions to use this twrp. If you want to use old version of a rom/kernel, use old twrp.

 
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Touch not working in twrp

When I temporarily flashed twrp in my phone and flashed the zip provided for permanent installation and rebooted to recovery the touch stopped working (On the latest ZenUI) please give me a solution
 
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shorty9210

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keeping high hopes lol

My rooted zenfone 5 is having connection issues and only chargers but long story short while I wait for replacement parts I was curious if I get cmd app can I give this another wirl without a PC? And like I said keeping my hopes up and someone has already had a successful try!!
Thank you in advance
 

tazmanov

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hi. i am using TRWP 3.3.1-12 and i am having issues decripting. i have a pattern to unlock my phone but TWRP is asking for a pin. i saw that this is a bug since 2018 in some forums. Is there any plan to fix it or is there any solution? thanks.
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i tried to flash the TWRP of this 1º page trhinking that there is a new version that fix this. now my phone have the main memory encripted and locked. i cant access my phone in any way. So i suppose that i have lost all the data and if i dont find a solution to decript the main partition, i also have lost my phone. T_T
 
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    Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP) is an open-source software custom recovery image for Android-based devices. It provides a touchscreen-enabled interface that allows users to install third-party firmware and back up the current system, functions often unsupported by stock recovery images. It is, therefore, often installed when rooting Android devices, although it isn't dependent on a device being rooted to be installed.


    Notes for themers: In addition to the udpated theme, we have introduced a theme version variable to the TWRP theme system. If the theme version does not match the version that TWRP expects, TWRP will reject the custom theme and load its stock theme. This change will ensure that people who update TWRP without updating their theme will still have a workable recovery. We have removed libjpeg support. The stock theme was only using a jpeg image for the splash / curtain. This change means that any custom themes will no longer be able to use jpeg images. It also means that tools used to repack recovery images with a different curtain / splash will need to be updated to use the new method.

    Version number notes: For a while we’ve been using a 4 digit version number and reserved the 4th digit for device-specific updates. For instance, we find and fix a device-specific issue like decryption of data on Nexus 5, we would release that as a 2.8.7.1. After a while, some people would start asking where 2.8.7.1 was for other devices. So, going forward we have decided to change the numbering scheme to 3.0.0-2, etc. Our hope is that this version numbering scheme will more clearly identify that the 4th digit does not indicate a version change for the code base.

    We need your help! The bulk of TWRP work is done by 3 people on a volunteer basis. We have pushed most of our device files to our github and we have a gerrit instance. If you have the ability, please help us maintain our official devices and/or add your device to our official device list. Thanks in advance!

    Flashing TWRP:
    - Bootloader needs to be unlocked
    - You need latest adb and fastboot
    - Boot into bootloader
    - Check the current active slot, change the slot to the other slot (if current active slot is = a then use b. If b, then use a)
    - Switch slot by using fastboot set_active <a or b>
    - Use fastboot reboot bootloader to check if right slot is selected.
    - Flash the boot image by using fastboot flash boot boot.img
    - Select recovery from bootloader

    Note : Do not flash recovery to the slot where Stock Rom exists its not yet completely verified if you will be able to boot to stock when recovery is flashed.
    Hence is why it is recommended in above steps to change slots so that stock remains unaltered.

    What is working:
    - Decryption of Data
    - ADB
    - Screen brightness settings
    - Vibration on touch
    - Correct screenshot color
    - Active slot switching from TWRP
    - MTP

    DOWNLOAD:
    TWRP Recovery Image for Zenfone 5z(ZS620KL) by jackeagle

    Fastboot Flashing Code
    Code:
    [CENTER]fastboot flash boot boot.img[/CENTER]

    SUPPORT:
    Live support is available via #twrp on Freenode with your IRC client or just click this link.
    If you like my work, donations are always welcome (but not mandatory). :)

    XDA:DevDB Information
    TWRP Recovery, Tool/Utility for the Asus Zenfone 5Z

    Contributors
    jackeagle, Rohan purohit
    Source Code: https://github.com/LineageOS/android_kernel_asus_sdm845/


    Version Information
    Status: Stable
    Current Stable Version: 3.4.0
    Stable Release Date: 2019-04-26

    Created 2018-10-01
    Last Updated 2020-07-14
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    Hi, thanks for recovery will you also try to port lineage or some other custom rom? We really need working device tree

    There are plans for Lineage Development but it all depends on time availability! But yes its in process :)
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    The 5z turns out to be a headache to develop for.

    Once the problems are solved that we are facing, custom roms will eventually come.

    Just hope that Asus will release a 9.0 ROM soon.

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    Steps to Install and Information

    TWRP Recovery Downloads

    TWRP 3.4.0 Q Image by jackeagle
    TWRP 3.4.0 Installer by jackeagle


    How To Install TWRP Recovery On Asus Zenfone 5z (ZS620KL)

    Prerequisites: Unlocked bootloader (Refer to Asus Documentation on Unlocking Bootloader for further information)

    Step 1:
    Download TWRP Recovery onto your PC. Make sure you check the md5 to verify its integrity (where possible).

    Step 2:
    Place the file in your fastboot folder (this is where fastboot.exe is located on your PC).
    Power off your phone then boot into the bootloader (power + volume up).

    Step 3:
    Check Active Slot in fastboot. This is very important and if its showing "a" you have to switch to slot "b" and vice versa.
    To switch active slot using following command

    Code:
        fastboot --set-active= <a/b>
    then reboot to bootloader again to check if active slot is changed or not using following command

    Code:
        fastboot reboot bootloader


    Step 4:
    Flash TWRP Recovery using following command

    Code:
        fastboot flash boot boot.img


    Step 5:
    Press Volume keys and select Reboot to Recovery and Press and Hold Power button to reboot to recovery.
    You will be successfully rebooted to TWRP Recovery! :)
    Enjoy!

    Warning: DO NOT SWITCH SLOTS USING TWRP SETTINGS FOR NOW! USE FASTBOOT METHOD ITSELF ELSE YOU WONT BE ABLE TO BOOT STOCK!
    DO NOT FLASH PERMANENT TWRP ZIP ON STOCK KERNEL. IT WILL CAUSE TOUCH ISSUES DUE TO KERNEL DRIVERS.
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    Changelog




    July 13 2020

    • Update to TWRP 3.4.0 Release
    • Merged with latest kernel changes
    • Misc fixes

    29th Feb 2020

    • Fixed Migration and Higher versions of Gapps flashing
    • Update to Android 10 Kernel Release
    • Misc fixes

    22nd Feb 2020
    • Updated to TWRP 3.3.1-10
    • Fixed Decryption for all (Stock and Custom Roms)
    • Added ability to flash Asus Stock OTA/firmware via TWRP
    • Fixed MTP
    • Update to Android 10 Kernel Release
    • Misc fixes

    2nd August 2019

    • Updated to TWRP v3.3.1 Latest Release
    • Merged with latest changes from TWRP
    • Added support to flash persist img from TWRP
    • Fixed MTP
    • Updated TWRP Permanent Flash zip
    • Misc fixes

    4th July 2019

    • Updated to TWRP v3.3.1 Latest Release
    • Merged with latest changes from TWRP
    • Remove /persist mounts
    • Updated TWRP Permanent Flash zip

    4th June 2019


    • Added TWRP Permanent Flash zip

    26th April 2019

    • Updated to TWRP v3.3.0 Latest Release
    • Added EDL Support ( Edl Mode is used to fully restore the bricked devices. For further information visit TWRP Website).
    • Removed DarkUI
    • Fixed few issues

    24th Feb 2019

    • Updated with Latest TWRP Pie Recovery
    • Added Full Support for LOS16 Released here

    20th Jan 2019

    • Updated with Latest TWRP Pie Recovery
    • Updated Blobs to Latest Asus Pie Release
    • Fixed few issues
    • Updates to TWRP UI with Dark Theme
    • Added Support for LineageOS-16 Flashing.
    • Backup / Restore Tested nd Working.
    • Fixed UI Lags

    29th Dec 2018

    • Updated with Latest TWRP Pie Recovery
    • Updated Blobs to Latest Asus Pie Release
    • Fixed /data Decryption on Asus Pie
    • Revamped TWRP UI with Dark Theme
    • Fixed File Manager Bugs
    • Disabled MTP (Causes panic)

    7th Nov 2018

    • Fixed Backup and Restore issue

    6th Nov 2018

    • Fixed /data Decryption and Internal Storage Access!
    • Fixed TimeZone Selection bug
    • Updated to latest Asus Release!
    • Updated TWRP to Latest 9.0 Release.

    2nd October 2018

    • Initial Release