Root help

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by costarican, Nov 25, 2012.

  1. costarican

    costarican Well-Known Member
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    when i try to get into recovery mode it shows me an android with a red triangle on top? how can i fix it and get to recovery ?
     

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  2. DragonSlayer95

    DragonSlayer95 Resident Air Bender
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    Do you have a recovery installed? As it sounds like that is the stock recovery and not a custom recovery.
     
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  3. CYNICALifornia

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    Did you upgrade to 4.2 after rooting? That'll break your recovery.

    Use wugs to flash TWRP.
     
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  4. Rxpert83

    Rxpert83 Dr. Feelgood
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    As the others have mentioned,you have the stock recovery.

    I would suggest using wugs to reinstall the recovery, but it can also be done easily using fastboot
     
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  5. costarican

    costarican Well-Known Member
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    Thanks guys I got I just had to flash recovery again
     
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  6. jhawkkw

    jhawkkw Chinchillin'
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    Just be aware that if you are running the stock rom, it will auto flash the stock recovery every time the device boots up. If you flash a custom rom, this process will stop and your custom recovery will stick
     
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  7. costarican

    costarican Well-Known Member
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    I flashed the ROM that rxpert83 showed me, thanks guys
     
  8. Groid

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    Your statement does not reflect my experience. I am stock, rooted, cwm recovery, GB4.2 and I do not 'auto flash the stock recovery every time the device boots up.' I can start Rom Manager and boot into cwm recovery whenever I choose, whether after restarting or not. I have never had it reflash stock recovery.
     
  9. jhawkkw

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    Maybe ROM manager added a script to remove the file that causes this issue to happen in all nexus devices. That is certainly a good thing I'd say.
     

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