[Fixed] PMT Changed for the rom: it must be downloaded in SP Flashtool

Sometimes when you try flashing stock firmware via SP Flash Tool you get the error: PMT changed for the rom: it must be downloaded but don’t know how to fix it. In this post you’ll learn an easy fix for this.

Fixing PMT Changed for the rom

  • In SP Flash Tool interface, click Format tab
  • Once in Format tab, click Start to format the phone
  • Now go back to Download tab 
  • Load scatter file of the firmware you wish to flash
  • Click Download and connect phone.
  • Flashing should now commence.
Alternatively, you can watch the short Youtube video below to learn how to fix the above error…

Doesn’t solve your flashtool error? Click here to view other errors and how to fix them.

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