Thursday, August 25, 2016

How To Flash TWRP and Root Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Safely


Without waste of time Team Win Recovery Project developers have made TWRP 3.0.2 available for the all new Samsung Galaxy Note 7, making it pretty much easy to root.

Thanks to Chainfire for its 'systemless' root: you can root your Galaxy Note 7 without modifying system partition or cause damage to your device system, just in case something goes wrong while rooting.

It's safe and works just fine. Follow the simple guide below to flash TWRP and root your Samsung Galaxy Note 7.

Downloads

  • (*) Odin 3.12.3 - Download
  • Samsung Mobile USB Driver - Download
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7 TWRP 3.0.2
          - International & Duos (SM-N930F, SM-N930FD) - Download
          - Korea (SM-N930K, SM-N930L, SM-N930S) - Download
Disclaimer: Your use of this guide is entirely at your own risk. If this guide damages your your device, you take sole responsibility for it.

Flashing TWRP 3.0.2 On Galaxy Note 7

  1. After downloading the files listed above, and the exact TWRP for your variant, run and install Samsung USB drivers on your PC
  2. Extract Odin 3.12.3 to your desktop
  3. Go to Settings -> About device on your phone. Tap Build number 7 times to enable Developer options.
  4. Now go to Settings -> Developer options. Going back just once will display this settings option immediately above About device. 
  5. (*) Enable OEM unlock.
  6. Reboot your device into Download mode. To do this, select reboot from the power menu and hold the Volume Down + Home buttons while your device reboots.
  7. Once in Download mode warning screen, press Volume Up to continue.
  8. Now connect your device to PC via USB
  9. Run Odin, select AP slot and choose the downloaded TWRP tar file. 
  10. Disable Auto-Reboot option, then press Start.
  11. Once flashing process is complete, disconnect phone from PC and hold Volume Down + Home + Power to leave Download mode, and immediately swap to Volume Up when the screen blanks.
  12. TWRP splash screen should now display. If it doesn't, repeat steps 8-9.

At this point, you will reach the screen asking you if you want to allow system modifications. Swipe right to execute.

NOTE: After swiping right and executing the requested system modifications, your device will not boot if you don't flash the SuperSu package in the downloads above to root your phone.

However, if you do not wish to root your phone at this time but need just TWRP: while in TWRP screen, connect your device to PC and mount MTP. Copy the DM Verity zip package available in downloads section above to the root of your device. Disconnect your phone from PC and flash. Now you can be boot your device to system safely.

If you wish to root your Samsung Galaxy Note 7, read below:

Rooting Samsung Galaxy Note 7
  • While in TWRP, connect device to PC
  • Copy SuperSu zip package to the root of your sdcard
  • Disconnect phone from PC and flash the SuperSU zip package
  • Done.
NOTE: If you flashed the SuperSU root package, you won't need to flash DM Verity zip file.



If you have any questions or comments, feel free to post below...

                            Wednesday, August 17, 2016

                            How To Install TWRP And Root ZTE Axon 7

                            Before you flash TWRP 3.0.2 port recovery on your ZTE Axon 7, the device bootloader needs to be unlocked first.

                            To unlock Axon 7 bootloader, click here.

                            Installing TWRP Axon 7

                            1. ZTE Axon 7 TWRP - Download

                            • Download the recovery file above and rename to recovery.img
                            • Launch command prompt
                            • Connect your device to computer while it's turned on, then type the following commands followed by Enter button at the end of each command line
                            adb reboot bootloader
                            fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
                            fastboot reboot
                            Done!

                            You have successfully flashed TWRP on your phone.

                            To access recovery, use adb reboot recovery, or shut down device and hold Power + Volume Up.

                            Rooting ZTE Axon 7

                            • After flashing TWRP, download SuperSU from here, boot into recovery and flash the package. That's all.




                            Credits: DrakenFX

                            How To Unlock ZTE Axon 7 Bootloader

                            This post explains briefly how to unlock ZTE Axon 7 bootloader without much stress and in just a few minutes.

                            The guide does not require you to access any website, or use your IMEI number to generate an unlock code. Read below for files / downloads required to unlock your Axon 7 device bootloader.

                            Requirements:

                            Disclaimer: your use of this guide is entirely at your own risk. Know that your warranty is void once you unlock your phone's bootloader.

                            I advise that you make a backup of device data before proceeding with bootloader unlock guide below. You data will be erased after unlock. 

                            Unlocking ZTE Axon 7 Bootloader

                            • After downloading the unlock package above, copy to your device sdcard root, that is, /sdcard/
                            • Enable OEM Unlocking in Settings > Development
                            • Power off the device completely and boot into recovery mode (stock recovery) by pressing Power button + Volume Up.
                            • In recovery screen, tap Apply update from sdcard
                            • Navigate to your device sdcard root and select P996A01B20Fastboot_ssl.zip
                            • Once update is applied, return to recovery main screen and select reboot bootloader option
                            • Launch command prompt and run the following commands
                            fastboot oem unlock

                            • Confirm the bootloader unlock prompt on your device
                            • That's it!



                            Credits: jkuczera

                            Monday, August 15, 2016

                            How To Root Huawei P9, P9 Plus, and P9 Lite


                            To root your Huawei P9, P9 Plus or Lite smartphone, follow the simple guide outlined here to root your phone safely using Chainfire's 'systemless' rooting guide.

                            This root method works on all variants of Huawei P9, Plus, and Lite.

                            Rooting Huawei P9 Smartphones

                            Requirements:
                            You can also download stock ROM / firmware for all Huawei P9, P9 Plus, and P9 Lite variants.

                            Rooting...
                            • Download and install TWRP recovery from the link above
                            • Download SuperSU also, and copy to the root of your sdcard
                            • Power off your phone and boot into recovery mode
                            • You can access recovery mode by holding Power, Home and Volume Up buttons. Release the buttons once recovery screen shows up.
                            • Select Install, navigate to your sdcard root directory where you placed the SuperSU zip package
                            • Select it, the swipe to flash.
                            • Once flashing is complete, reboot your Huawei P9 smartphone.
                            Congratulations! You have successfully flashed TWRP custom recovery and rooted your device..

                            For questions, complaints or requests, post in comments section below.

                            Flashing TWRP On Huawei P9 Plus With Ease

                            If you own a Huawei P9 Plus device and wish to install a custom recovery on your device, Team Win Recovery Project is available to be flashed on your phone.

                            TWRP works just fine on all variants of Huawei P9 Plus. Download from the link below and learn how to flash it with ease.

                            Requirements:

                            Flashing TWRP on Huawei P9 Plus

                            • After installing universal ADB / fastboot package downloaded from the link above,
                            • Rename the downloaded twrp recovery file to twrp.img
                            • In the folder where the twrp.img file is, run command prompt (shift button + right click, then select Open command window here)
                            • Connect your device to PC via USB and type the following commands followed by Enter button at the end of each command
                             adb reboot bootloader

                            Wait for device to shut down and boot into bootloader. Then type the following :

                            fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
                            fastboot reboot

                            That's all.




                            If you have any problems with flashing TWRP on you device, comment below. 

                            Installing TWRP On Huawei P9 Easily

                            If you own a Huawei P9 device and wish to install a custom recovery on your device, Team Win Recovery Project is available to be flashed on your phone.

                            TWRP works just fine on all variants of Huawei P9. Download from the link below and learn how to flash it with ease.

                            Requirements:

                            Flashing TWRP on Huawei P9

                            • After installing universal ADB / fastboot package downloaded from the link above,
                            • Rename the downloaded twrp recovery file to twrp.img
                            • In the folder where the twrp.img file is, run command prompt (shift button + right click, then select Open command window here)
                            • Connect your device to PC via USB and type the following commands followed by Enter button at the end of each command
                             adb reboot bootloader

                            Wait for device to shut down and boot into bootloader. Then type the following :

                            fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
                            fastboot reboot

                            That's all.

                            If you have any problems with flashing TWRP on you device, comment below.