Help!


Last Updated:

  1. BigMace23

    BigMace23 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2009
    Messages:
    228
    Likes Received:
    7
    Hi everyone... just did something stupid... was updating to a new ROM, put it in the wrong folder and I just wiped everything.... I don't have a nandroid backup and the phone won't boot because I wiped everything! What can I do?
     

    Advertisement
  2. The_Chief

    The_Chief Accept no imitations! Moderator

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2009
    Messages:
    12,268
    Likes Received:
    11,698
    The wipe shouldn't touch your OS. It should boot to the original OS or ROM you had. You may try to put the SD card into your PC and move the right stuff to the right place, then try it again?
     
    BigMace23 likes this.
  3. shrink57

    shrink57 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2009
    Messages:
    1,529
    Likes Received:
    149
    If you can get into SB Recovery you can mount your SD card right from the phone and use Windows file explorer to manipulate the files you need or add needed files (try to get your ROM of choice as an update.zip to put in the root). Then you can easily install it through recovery.
     
    BigMace23 likes this.
  4. BigMace23

    BigMace23 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2009
    Messages:
    228
    Likes Received:
    7
    Thanks guys I figured it out... haha I don't like when stuff like that happens
     
  5. shrink57

    shrink57 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2009
    Messages:
    1,529
    Likes Received:
    149
    But it builds confidence when you realize you can handle it :)
     
  6. BigMace23

    BigMace23 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2009
    Messages:
    228
    Likes Received:
    7
    Yes it does... but its still nicer when everything goes as planned haha
     
  7. The_Chief

    The_Chief Accept no imitations! Moderator

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2009
    Messages:
    12,268
    Likes Received:
    11,698
    Did we learn something about Nandroid backups? :D
     

Share This Page

Loading...