Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Flashing Factory Image of Nexus S GSM Jelly Bean

Note: This is only working on stock recovery no CWM installed or TWRP recovery and this tutorial is for STOCK ICE CREAM SANDWICH 4.0.4

 All you need is the following

1. Nexus S GSM
2. USB Drivers: Google them :)
3. Fastboot files: Download Here
4. Jelly Bean Factory Image :Download Here

 1) download all necessary files
 2) extract fastboot into a directory
 3) extract factory image and rename it and put .zip format (ex. it again and you will see the following files boot.img, recovery.img,system.img, userdata.img, bootloader, and radio.
 4) after put it in fastboot directory
 5) put your phone in you PC/Laptop
 6) enable USB debugging
 7) run command prompt and go to your fastboot directory
 8) make sure your devices is recognized: type adb devices
 9) then after do the following:
  * adb reboot bootloader
  * fastboot flash radio.img - this will flash the radio from factory images
  * fastboot flash system.img - this will flash system image
  * fastboot flash userdata.img - this will flash the userdata image
  * fastboot flash recovery.img - this will flash the stock recovery
  * fastboot flash boot.img - this will flash the boot image
  * fastboot erase cache - this will erase all the cache in your phone
  * fastboot reboot - wait for your phone to boot in homescreen

 10) HOLA! welcome to jelly bean update :) experienced the project butter of google :)

Thursday, February 9, 2012

how to root your cherry magnum HD/ Ideos X6

First step: Replace original recovery with ClockWorkmod Recovery
1. Download ClockWorkMod Recovery
2. Put the device in download mode (Power+Vol Up) and connect to PC,
and the PC will recognize the device as Removable Disc/Storage open it and you will find FIH > Image folder and select recovery.img, copy it anywhere to your PC as backup just in case if anything go wrong
3. Replace recovery.img in 'image' folder with recovery.img inside the Clockworkmod Recovery v4.0.0.9 you download and extracted earlier
4. Disconnect device from PC, open up the battery and reboot.

Second step (DO FIRST STEP FIRST): Rooting the phone
1. Download Su and put it in sdcard (but don't put it in any folder)
2. Put the device in recovery mode (Power+Vol Up & Vol Down)
3. Select "install zip from sdcard" and select "Choose zip from sdcard" and search for 'Su' and click install.
4. Select "back" and click "reboot system now"

Visit here read more info and download some files needed to root :)

actually this rooting tutorial is a repost from Paarkhi in xda-developers. Hope it helps you a lot, happy rooting :)) anyway do it at your own RISK. :)