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How To Fix Bootloop in any Android Device!

How To Fix Bootloop in any Android Device!
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Fix Bootloop in any Android Device!

Fix Bootloop easily with this methods.This is the most common issue when talking about Android devices. Also, the problem can be easily fixed as you only have to wipe the system of your device. Usually, the boot loop problem occurs when flashing custom ROMs,you should know that after updating with the firmware,a wipe is being required. If you somehow skip the wipe, your phone will keep rebooting.

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To fix bootloop here are some of the common techniques to fix them!Custom recoveries are well known for their installation and wiping features.Custom recoveries can easily fix bootloop!

Best recovery to fix bootloop or to wipe and install any ROM is TWRP
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If your device is on stock firmware, that also means it does not have a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP not installed on it, do the following steps:

  1. Pull out the the battery of your phone, wait for about 30 seconds and reinsert it to its place.
  2. Boot your device into ASR (Android System Recovery) mode. The method involves a hardware key combination and varies from one phone to another. For Samsung phones, for example, the key combination is Volume Up+ Home + Power keys. The tablets which generally have no Home button, you can enter the Recovery mode by pressing and holding the Volume Up + Power keys simultaneously.
  3. In the Android System Recovery, scroll down to “wipe cache partition”. option using the volume rockers and select it using the power key.
  4. When you have wiped the data/factory, go back to the main menu and reboot the device by “reboot system now” option.
  5. If the device is still stuck on Bootanimation  pull out the battery again and repeat the above steps. This time also wipe data/factory reset and then reboot device

The bootloop problem should be fixed now.

Method 2:

If  you have a rooted device with CWM Recovery installed and your phone is caught into a bootloop after flashing a custom ROM or mod, do as follows:

  1. Pull out the battery, reinsert it after 30 seconds and boot the device into CWM Recovery: Volume Up+ Home + Power keys simultaneously.
  2. Go to “Advanced”
  3. Choose “Wipe dalvik-cache”
  4. Now go to “Mounts & Storage”
  5. Choose “Wipe /cache”
  6. Reboot your phone

The bootloop should be gone now. If it still persists, do this.

  1. Boot the phone again into CWM Recovery
  2. Now go to “Mounts & Storage”
  3. Choose “Wipe /data”
  4. Choose “Wipe /cache”
  5. Then reboot your phone.

Now the phone should reboot normally. Next time when you install a ROM, follow the instructions prescribed by the developer. Be more attentive to the warnings before experimenting with any third party ROM or mod. Always ensure what you are about to install is meant for your device.

So, there you have it!Now the boot loop problems should be resolved and you should be able to safely use your custom ROM firmware.

Always check the ROM you are flashing whether it is for your device or other device.Otherwise it will brick your phone and you will have to find an alternative to bring it back to life.


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