[GUIDE] CWM Advanced Recovery To Stock/Bloated ZVD


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  1. gbiggie

    gbiggie La patience et le pardon VIP Member

    First everyone say congrats to my "partner in crime/helping people" on here
    Android Forums - View Profile: mrpnut on a healthy baby boy:D

    YOU KNOW THE ROUTINE-I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANYTHING THAT HAPPENS AS A RESULTS OF ATTEMPTING THIS GUIDE.

    IT WOULD NOT BE POSTED HERE IF IT DID NOT WORK

    So after rooting your phone you failed to make a backup right after rooting and after flashing a few ROMS/Kernels/Themes you just want a fresh start of ZVD. Until we have a stable ZVD ROM here are your options.
    The hard way:
    1.
    http://androidforums.com/esteem-all-things-root/479734-guide-downgrade-ms910zvc-ms910zvb.html
    then
    2. http://androidforums.com/esteem-all-things-root/512317-guide-x2-update-zvd-root-zvd.html

    The easy way:
    This is a way to get back to stock/bloated ZVD using the advanced restore option in CWM.
    This backup was created by factory resetting my phone, setting up a dummy Gmail account to install quick boot from the market(Google play store).

    As said by some guy who dabbles in Theme & ROMS ;)
    Patience and the willingness to read,follow instruction, and learn is really all that is need to advance from n00b status. Remember the search option in this great forum. More often then not someone has already asked the question and has gotten an answer:D
    Lets try and make Shiny's guide job easier y'all:cool:



    Thanks to:
    Android Forums - View Profile: mrpnut
    Koush for ROM Manager
    sirius applications for Quick Boot
    And testers: killayogibear(for making me realize I was making it difficult;), amazin1988(u crazy mofo), Fuzzy13,Epayne123,budde2,
    ....you guys ROCK!!





    Here it is:http://www.box.com/s/857e1692579fff68a2da

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  2. ilovemetropcs

    ilovemetropcs Well-Known Member

    Thanks for your work

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  3. gbiggie

    gbiggie La patience et le pardon VIP Member

    Fun stuff:thumbup:
    Crap..md5's shortly;)
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  4. danyvw

    danyvw Well-Known Member

    Thanx brothers!!!
  5. mrpnut

    mrpnut THE WORLD IS YOURS VIP Member

    thx for throwing that out there bro appreciate it,I'm happy were able to get this out already
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  6. gbiggie

    gbiggie La patience et le pardon VIP Member

    LOL..trust me I am learning the word "patience" everyday..:eek:
    Some work for sure but mission accomplished WOOHOO:D
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  7. mike28

    mike28 Well-Known Member

    Hey Mrpnut congrats brother children are a blessing :)
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  8. ilovemetropcs

    ilovemetropcs Well-Known Member

    I really dont understand can someone help?:confused::confused::confused:
  9. Fuzzy13

    Fuzzy13 Well-Known Member


    What's up? What don't you get?
  10. ilovemetropcs

    ilovemetropcs Well-Known Member

    Okay do i.download them straight to.my. phone

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  11. ilovemetropcs

    ilovemetropcs Well-Known Member

    Okay do I download them straight to my phone

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  12. mrpnut

    mrpnut THE WORLD IS YOURS VIP Member

    yes make sure u take ur sd card out after that just follow the instructions :)
  13. ilovemetropcs

    ilovemetropcs Well-Known Member

    I did that then when I go to advance restore its not there? Its in the download folder do I move it

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  14. racinmason001

    racinmason001 Well-Known Member

    I was having the same issue! I downloaded this MULTIPLE times via phone pc etc... WAY before this was released. Everytime I tried to find it, it was nowhere to be found. Only way I could find it was to move the files to cwm backup folder. After I do that I try to restore and I get md5 mismatch error. I'm not sure this works?
    http://i181.photobucket.com/albums/x60/racinmason001/MD5Mismatch4.jpg
  15. ilovemetropcs

    ilovemetropcs Well-Known Member

    Same thing I got

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  16. racinmason001

    racinmason001 Well-Known Member

    I was a tester but I guess I was the only one of the testers failing :(
  17. racinmason001

    racinmason001 Well-Known Member

    Unless I am missing a very simple step Im afraid this doesn't work?? Maybe its me? I still consider myself a noob to all of this.
  18. ilovemetropcs

    ilovemetropcs Well-Known Member

    Lol yup me to I tried from computer phone everything

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  19. gbiggie

    gbiggie La patience et le pardon VIP Member

    Like we said earlier..every phone is different..more often than not its just a missed step..the guide is not perfect..even after I posted it..recalled some things I had left outbthat I know that other may not.
    I will add to it.:thumbup:
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  20. racinmason001

    racinmason001 Well-Known Member

    I just figured out how to setup my PC for the downgrade thing. I'm gonna do that then upgrade to zvd again.
  21. gbiggie

    gbiggie La patience et le pardon VIP Member

    I have done it now three times myself as well as having others named in op test it..does work..off to work for me.right now bit will helpbyou guys out tomorrow ..for sure:D
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  22. racinmason001

    racinmason001 Well-Known Member

    The first time I THOUGHT I got it to work I was just installing an old backup. Are your other testers confirming the deletion of the dummy gmail account?
  23. racinmason001

    racinmason001 Well-Known Member

    I'd like everyone to post who tries this confirm working or MD5 mismatch error.
  24. mrpnut

    mrpnut THE WORLD IS YOURS VIP Member

    ay bro when u go to bck up and restore r u going to from internal sd card
  25. racinmason001

    racinmason001 Well-Known Member

    yea I pulled my external sd card WAY before even downloading the files from biggie.

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