Click image to enlarge. HBOOT is the bootloader, the first thing that runs when you boot up your phone. It seems like these updates can contain more or less arbitrary code, but I’m not clear on how they get applied or where they get flashed to or applied to. Andy Joiner 2 4 What else is holding you back now?

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I think something wrong with my device. Initial menu after holding vol-down when booting: Posting Quick Reply – Please Wait.

Your “recovery mode” or recovery partition is different from HBoot. By messagedJunior Member on 9th March To kick things off, let me present my current understanding. Basically, Android device is like a hard drive that has several partitions, which holds the Android system file in one and all the app data in another. When I select that on my EVO it’s the first choice it takes me to another menu, which has Fastboot, Recovery, and a couple of other things to select.

Initial menu after holding vol-down when booting click image to enlarge If I press back, I get the following screen: What is an RUU? Sign up using Email and Password.


You should be able to get to the bootloader’s main screen by selecting Bootloader from the Fastboot screen. Sign andriid or log in Sign up using Google. It’s originally meant to be a kind of “recovery” mode and so offers a base for hacking. I see these components discussed all the time on xda-developers.


I almost gave up! Can i just check, do you have htc drivers installed. Subscribe to Thread Page 1 of 2 1 2. It is now a valuable resource for people who want to make the most of their mobile devices, from customizing the look and feel to adding new functionality.

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HBoot also has the ability to install a properly hbboot and signed zip file if placed on the root of your SD card, which it will attempt to do right after the bootloader has fully loaded.

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I’ve seen some of this explained elsewhere but I don’t understand how they all fit together. I think the reason these got conflated to each other is because Fastboot mode activates by default when you land on HBoot on most possibly all HTC phones. Do you have Androkd as an option on your HBoot menu? Recovery is a partition you can boot into.

[Q] Unknown device when in HBOOT/FASTBOOT

Essentially, though, HBoot is just a bootloader, which gives you the ability to chain-boot into several other partitions or modes including fasboot. This is typically re-flashed so as to follow further modifications. Typically a manufacturer will ship their devices with their own “stock” recovery, but there are many custom ones available which are more robust. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyAnddoid Policyand our Terms of Service.


[Q] Unknown device when in HBOOT/FASTBOOT | HTC Sensation

Used her data cable from HTC Desire, and same result. Please edit the question to limit it to a specific problem with enough detail to identify an adequate answer. Can someone explain these Android ROM hacking terms: If this ancroid can be reworded to fit the rules in the help centerplease edit the question. It packages the instructions to boot operating system kernel and most of them are specifically designed to run their own debugging or modification environment.

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