HTC Incredible :: Boot Into HBoot ?

Aug 23, 2010

What does boot into hboot mean? Is it just powering off the phone then holding down the volume button and press power? If so then can someone explain to me when I download a called PB31IMG.zip and put it into my sdcard then boot my phone up it does not say anything about an update. For instance, I want to update my radio from 1.00.03.04.06 to 2.15.00.07.28.

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HTC Incredible :: How To Install .zip With Hboot

Nov 16, 2010

Is there anyone that can give me step by step instructions on how to use hboot to install files from the root directory on my sd card. Ex.

This is what I did: I downloaded Clockworkmod 2.5.0.5, renamed the Clockworkmod zip to PB31IMG.zip, and placed it on the root of my SD card. Power-off, and boot into HBOOT (pressing the down vol+power button).

Then I downloaded Superuser 2.3.6.1 and place it on the SD card, use Clockworkmod Recovery and choose "Install .zip from SD" option.

Restarted my phone, and there's Superuser."

I have tried going through hboot and never see these files once I have installed them on the SD card.

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HTC Incredible :: Hboot 0.79 To Install The OTA 2.2?

Sep 2, 2010

I have read conflicting things, so I come to the experts. My phone is on hboot 0.77 - is this OK to install the OTA 2.2? I have read that 0.77 may send the phone into an endless boot loop if you install Froyo.

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HTC Incredible :: Upgrading Hboot To .92 ?

Oct 3, 2010

In my attempt to install the MUIU Rom I am having trouble upgrading my Hboot to .92. Ive downloaded it from various links provided, put it in the root of my sd, rebooted into hboot, waited, saw it check the PB31IMG.zip.....then nothing. It doesn't prompt me to do anything....

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HTC Incredible : Difference Between HBOOT .77 And .79 / Need It To Get Ota?

Aug 27, 2010

So, I downgraded to stock recovery to get the OTA2.2, I had problems doing so, but finally was able to get it to be stock recovery with s-off and running HBOOT .79, would I need .77 to get the OTA or no?

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HTC Incredible : How To Upgrade HBOOT

Aug 16, 2010

When I reboot in recovery, it looks like my HBOOT version in .77. Someone in one of the threads mentioned that .77 and .79 were floating around as the safe options. How can I upgrade HBOOT versions, and with everything running fine, is there any benefit to upgrading? I'm running unrevoked forever, second wave rom, and newest radio leak if that matters.

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HTC Incredible :: Downgrade HBOOT Without Clockworkmod?

Sep 3, 2010

I had 2.1 rooted with S-OFF
I wasn't able to update to 2.2 via OTA so I found an update.zip
I attempted to load the update.zip but it failed
Using [VIDEO] HowTo UnRoot Incredible by downgrading I downgraded to stock 2.1 but for some stupid reason I also disabled unrevoked forever and went to S-ON
I then applied the May OTA update Getting your phone ready for the FroYo update.zip!
Following that I applied the 2.2 update.zip

Here are the versions I'm on:
HBOOT-0.92.0000
RADIO-2.15.00.07.28

Now I'm trying to apply unrevoked3 and it fails
I found 2.1 stock to 2.2 rooted (with links to files)
I tried to downgrade to stock again and I now get this error:
Main Version is older!
Update Fail!
Do you want to reboot the device?

From what I understand I'm unable to downgrade to stock due to having an updated HBOOT
I've found instructions on how to downgrade HBOOT How to revert back to an earlier version of HBOOT but it seems I need clockworkmod to do that

So my question is. Is there a way I can proceed from here or am I stuck waiting for an official root for 2.2?

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HTC Incredible :: Upgrading To HBOOT 0.92 And 2.15 Radio

Sep 23, 2010

I upgraded my radio was when 2.05 was released (1.0 -> 2.05), so I'm not sure if risks are the same given that we now have S-OFF.

Previously (when I upgraded) there were bricks that would occur if the same radio was flashed twice. I cannot remember whether the method of radio upgrading was done via HBOOT or Recovery. If the risk is still there, can I upgrade from 2.05 to 2.15, or should I downgrade to 1.0 then upgrade?

As far as HBOOT goes, I have never upgraded my HBOOT, I'm either running on 0.77 or 0.79, but I want to play around with some of the newer roms. Regardless, is HBOOT 0.92 an official release, or is it a user contributed release?

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HTC Incredible : HBOOT 92 Failed / Way To Install

Sep 1, 2010

I attempted to install HBOOT 92 from Adrnalyne's website and failed. It would constantly boot into HBOOT. I did a nandroid restore and all is well. Anyone else have a problem installing the new HBOOT?

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HTC Incredible :: Stuck In HBoot - Radio Won't Update Either

Sep 2, 2010

I root my phone, installed Fourth Wave without a hiccup. I do my co-workers phone the same way and now he is stuck in HBoot. Radio won't update either. I removed the battery for 20min and tried, no luck. Goes right into HBoot. Anyway to get the phone back to normal?

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HTC Incredible :: HBOOT Loop - Just Goes Black And Comes Back To This Screen

Sep 23, 2010

So, I flashed .92 hboot from adrynalynes website and it is stuck in some kind of weird hboot boot loop. When I try to reboot it just goes black and comes back to this screen. I can get to clockwork and do and nandroid backup, but I just wanted to know what potentially caused this so I can avoid this in the future.

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HTC Incredible : Revert Back To An Earlier Version Of HBOOT

Jul 16, 2010

This mostly applies to folks who have flashed the leaked ota and want to go back to legit stock. There is generally a problem with that, because we cannot use the RUU due to the upgraded Hboot (no radio has nothing to do with it).

Through my travels, I found a way to do it.

This is not without its risks, and I take no responsibility for any broken phones, knocked up cats, or homeless hamsters caused from the havoc it may wreak.

It did work for me, quite well. I was able to flash to an old RUU without issue like nothing ever happened.

First, the link I used, and then the english version.

[HOW-TO] Downgrade HBOOT - HTCPedia.com forums

Need the RUU?
http://www.mediafire.com/?ld1gm3bbddcbwdw

Now, my instructions, which will hopefully simplify it. I take no credit for this by the way, credit is due to the original thread.

1. Download and unzip the files I have attached to this thread and put them somewhere that you can push them with adb.
2. You must used Unrevoked's latest tool to install clockwork.
3. Boot into clockwork recovery, go to partitions, and mount data.
4. Type this code...

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HTC Incredible :: Downloaded The Unroot File - When Load Hboot It Finds No Update

Aug 2, 2010

So I downloaded the unroot file, installed it onto the SD card (formatted by the phone), and when I load Hboot it finds no update. It just brings up the normal menu (fastboot, clear storage, simlock, etc.).

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HTC Incredible :: Stuck At HTC Incredible Boot Screen

Aug 20, 2010

I rooted a few days ago and did the forever S-off. I have ROM Manager loaded and was poking around in the system. I downloaded Skyraider and ROM Manager asked me to reboot. Not thinking it wouldn't let me know what it was doing when in recovery before doing something the rom had been applied. Now the Phone has for 40+ minutes been at the "HTC Incredible" boot screen.

I have read not to pull the battery but The power Button and Volume button do nothing so I could really use some suggestions. As a little more info I have not flashed the radio yet so it was a 1.x radio that a 2.2 rom was just seemingly applied to.

Bricked or recoverable? I have a Nandroid backup if someone can help me get back to that point...

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HTC Incredible :: Droid Incredible Boot Animation

Jul 25, 2010

I would like to change the boot animation on my droid incredible I saw these 2 threads on here. I downloaded all the zip files and I've been trying to change the boot animation with terminal emulator. I'd like to change to the boot animation with the droid peeing on the apple logo. I'm have no knowledge of programming and the more I read these the more confused I become. Has anyone been able to change the boot animation using terminal emulator? Ever time I try to change it the apps keeps telling me "permission denied."

http://androidforums.com/tips-tricks-incredible/70040-incredible-boot-animation-3.html

The Custom Boots we all wanted.

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HTC Desire :: Downgrade HBOOT .93?

Sep 28, 2010

Is it possible to do this yet? I really want to try the new Desire HD Rom and with the current software i dont think im able to root, therefore i would need to downgrade my HBOOT??

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HTC Desire :: USB In Hboot Not Working

Sep 23, 2010

Im having some problems with my desire.. my phone is presently in a htc white logo > reset > htc white screen logo > reset loop of doom... I can load up my hboot menu but that is about it.. If i try and select recovery in hboot it just resets the phone back into the htc white logo > reset > htc white screen logo loop.. somebody has suggested that unrevoked scewed up somewhere along the line and to install the RUU but windows isnt even recognising it as a USB drive in hboot...

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HTC Eris :: 2.1 - Hboot 1.49 And Root ?

Jun 12, 2010

I got my eris 2 weeks ago so 2.1, and it has hboot 1.49 (can someone tell me wht that is/means?) was already on it. I've found out that the hboot is why I can't root. Has anyone came up w/ a workaround yet?

I only want to root to be able to use the Eris as a hot spot for my itouch, so if there is another way to do that.

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HTC EVO 4G :: Hboot Driver Error ?

Oct 1, 2010

When tryign to extract the hboot drivers from unrevoked, i get an error stating that an unexpected error is prventing me from copying the file. the files that wont copy are:

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HTC Droid Eris : Hboot - How To Tell

Jun 23, 2010

Ok this may possibly be the dumbest question asked, but how do you tell what your Hboot is? I see people saying that with 1.49 you can not root, but I rooted my phone and for some reason I remember seeing 1.49 on my phone somewhere but I can not remember.

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HTC Eris : HBOOT 1.47 And Still Can't Root 1.5>OTA 2.1 / Way To Do?

May 31, 2010

A leak has never touched this phone.

Imagebin - A place to slap up your images.

PB000IMG.zip fails.

Every Google hit returns a dead end because no one answers the poster with a Main Version is older! failure error.

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HTC Incredible :: Need A Boot Animation

Jul 15, 2010

I am looking for this boot animation I seen a while back where the Android Bot is waving and making these weird sounds. Its like this but without the eye. http://img59.imageshack.us/img59/8780/boot.gif

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HTC Incredible :: Need Boot Animation On Mac

Jun 24, 2010

You Tube - Change Boot Animation on Android Phone *non-rooted* on a mac.

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HTC Incredible :: Rooted Won't Boot

Nov 19, 2010

I rooted my HTC Droid Incredible with and it ran fine afterwards. Then I changed a couple of the files in /system/framework and that apparently was a bad idea, 'cause now my phone won't boot. It just stops at a white screen that says "HTC Incredible". I'd made backups of my system and programs through ClockworkMod and TitaniumBackup, but unlike when I screw something up with my Droid X, I never get a clockworkmod recovery screen with the Incredible. I can get to HBOOT, but running recovery or factory reset gets me nothing but a black screen with white bars. After backing up my sd card via an adapter, I formatted the card and copied to it some stock image file I found on some forum and rebooted, but that didn't do anything. Not sure what information I need to provide. The Rom was stock. According to the HBOOT screen I've got HBOOT-0.92.0000, s-off, and RADIO-2.15.00.07.28. I still have the clockwork mod backup on my PC from when I backed up my SD Card.

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HTC Incredible :: Playing MP3 On Boot

Jul 29, 2010

For some reason after boot as soon as I get to see the slide to unlock screen a random MP3 I have starts playing until I go into the music app and pause it... any ideas why this is happening?

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HTC Droid Eris :: New Hboot For 2.1 Leaks

May 23, 2010

I have been messing with my eris. I held the power and send button and as usual it checked the leak file and asked if I wanted to update. At this time I noticed a list from one to four., one thing that was listed was bootloader and another was hboot My question would there be a way to get into the 2.1 leak file and some how switch the hboot and bootloader in it with the hboot and bootloader that is on the official ota file or some other jnoot or bootloader. Then convert it back to a zip file and reinstalling it like out was a v4 leak. Sorry if this was a stupid post but just trying to help leak users or devs brainstorm a little.

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HTC Desire :: Hboot Not Downgrading No Matter How Often I Try

Oct 16, 2010

I am tryibng to downgrade my Hboot from 0.93 to 0.8 and am following this guide:[HOWTO] Downgrade Froyo (2.2) to Stock 2.1 (ANY HBOOT | WIN/LINUX/MAC | ROOT) - xda-developers The reason I amn doing this is because with Unrevoked I get a Validation Error Backup CID Is Missing or words to that effect.I understand that downgrading to an earflier Hboot version would make Unrevoked work and I can then root my htc desire.This is where I have a problem:
Checking misc partition
/data/local/mtd0.image: ok
CID retrieved: H3__001
Modifying misc parition image
Flashing misc partition... mtd: not writing bad block at 0x00000000
error writing misc: no space left on device Flash complete If any error ocurred here, press ctrl-c and run this utility again this I assume is talking about the little space i have ont he phone itself and not the sdcard as I have tried 2 sd cards. I did a factory reset, created the gold card and went throguh the process several times.If I let it go and carry on it goes through a few more things before it finally finishes. Then it reboots my htc desire and a white screen with skateboarding androids shows up, from there in the instructions it tells me to push up for flashing if i do that it goes to the nerxt option which is sim lock and I dont think that is what it is meant to be.If I boot into reocvery the phone freezes at a screen pic of the phone with a gtriangle and exclamation mark and so I take the battery out and reboot that way. Please can someone explain where am I going wrong here?
Windows 7 x64
Android 2.1
Hboot 0.93

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HTC Desire :: Re-booting - Cant Get Into The HBOOT To Reboot

Sep 3, 2010

OMG my desire wont boot up right!it shows the white screen and htc but it just stays there and i cant get into the HBOOT to reboot i always have to remove the battery to kill it. any help?? plus the phones hot should i just fully let it charged while it is off?

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HTC Desire :: Rooting Branded On Hboot 0.93?

Nov 14, 2010

Just about to root my girls branded Desire. When I did it before I had to debrand. From what I've just been reading is it just a case of using Unrevoked 3.21 now? No need to create goldcard etc? Been so long since I did mine it looks like its changed a bit.

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HTC Eris :: Rooting With HBOOT Version

Jul 11, 2010

I'm currently on my third Eris. My first had the silent bug extremely bad and I upgraded to 2.1v3 instead of OTA, so I got a new one. The 2nd one was perfect at first; it came with 1.5 stock, but soon I found that it had a broken trackball and clearly HTC didn't fix that before shipping it to me. So after further complaining I got a 3rd Eris, which works fine although it shipped with 2.1, which I suspect is really 2.1v3 not OTA, but no definite way to check. I've recently decided I wanted to root my phone, but discovered that my HBOOT version is 1.49 which from what I read can't be rooted? My question is is it possible to a root a phone on this HBOOT version and also does this mean that I'm probably running 2.1v3?

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HTC Eris :: 1.49.2 Hboot In Update.zip Format

Aug 2, 2010

While tested, and working on ECLIPS3's test device, this is a risky flash. Flashing this is at your own risk. If data or property loss occurs, its you fault, not mine.

The s-off spl allows you to use fastboot, and can make recovery of a "softbricked" device much easier.

Flash this like any other flashable file through recovery.

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HTC Desire : Root Phone With Hboot .98?

Nov 23, 2010

Any one know if it is possible to root a Desire with Hboot of .98?

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Motorola Droid :: Won't Boot Past Cyanogen Boot Screen

Oct 30, 2010

I went to reboot my Droid because it was lagging a little and when it came back on it go stuck at the Cyanogen boot screen. I pulled the battery, put it back in and held the X to boot in recovery and my recovery won't come up either. It just skips right to the Motorola M and if it doesn't get stuck there it goes back to the Cyanogen screen.

I haven't made any changes to the phone at all so I am completely puzzled on why this is happening. I obviously can't take it back to Verizon since its rooted so if there is a way to fix this I really want to because I love my phone and my wife will kill me if it is screwed up.

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HTC Incredible :: Some Apps Boot Up On Startup

May 10, 2010

This is starting to get really annoying. I'm trying to limit my use of the Advanced task Killer, but it seems like some apps REALLY LIKE being on and running - especially after a reboot.

I have NEVER used the FM Radio app, but it's always on - WHY?

Others, like YouTube and Key Ring, I use, but not very often - why would they be running after a reboot?

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HTC Incredible :: Jager Rom Boot Sound

Sep 16, 2010

I downloaded Jager Rom from ROM Manager and really....really want to get rid of the boot noise. It announces that I'm messing with my phone to the entire office. I looked in /data/local and don't see it. Anyone know where to kill this annoyance? Otherwise, I like the ROM and I'm switching back and forth between Virtuous for Sense and Jager for nonsense.

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HTC Incredible :: Boot Screen Into Recovery

Aug 15, 2010

I followed that totally guide to rooting and i want to do the boot screen that it shows but i dont see the adk recovery option when i boot my phone into recovery? i did the sdk think like it said but maybe it didnt work?

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HTC Incredible :: Want A Boot Animation / Sound

Jul 19, 2010

Can anyone take the boot animation/sound out of the leaked OTA for me?

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HTC Incredible :: Want To Make A Boot Animation

Aug 29, 2010

So last night I decided to try and change my boot animation but when I restart my phone I still have the stock verizon one. I have received the 2.2 update and not sure if that matters. And I was wondering what are the requirement to make a boot animation. I'm a huge UFC fan and would love to have a .gift of a fight or something.

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HTC Incredible :: How To Make Own Boot Animation?

Oct 12, 2010

Can someone help me find a guide on making my own boot animation? I found a live wallpaper zip with the .png files and I wanted to make my own boot animation to share.

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HTC Incredible :: Droid 2 Boot Animation

Jun 11, 2010

Does anyone have the new droids boot animation for download? in format to per

Put on my incredible?

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HTC Incredible :: SkyRaider 3.3.3 And Boot Animations

Nov 13, 2010

I was running skyraider 3.3.2 and upgraded to 3.3.3 and now I can't change the boot animations through rom manager. I did not do a system wipe when going from 3.3.2 to 3.3.3 if that matters. Everything else is working but I can no long change the boot animations from rom manager.

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HTC Incredible :: Get Boot Animations And Sound

Jul 19, 2010

I have tried watching all kinds of videos on youtube about how to get boot animations and how to get the sounds too. I have gotten nowhere really. I have the bootanimation/sound downloaded onto my desktop and can't get it any further than my sd card. This is totally different than jailbreaking an iphone(that was simple, just like the phone). But this takes a helping hand I think. so if I could get some help I'd appreciate it, my phone is stock, haven't even tried to root, too afraid after reading about roms and kernals to touch it.

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HTC Incredible :: Stuck In Boot Loop

Aug 12, 2010

how to root my phone but i had just installed the AIM app and got an instant message so i swipped down to unlock the screen and kept getting these error messages that all apps were force close and space full on both phone and SD card (i had previously gotten space full on the phone but i must have uninstalled about 8 sound board apps and the message stayed) then the phone went very slowly and the force close messages would not stop so i guess i did the stupid thing and held the power button and found it odd that the only option was power off so i shut it down and attempted to turn it back on and it showed the white screen with the HTC incredible and then the HTC brilliant and then the Verizon tsunami screen or splash or whatever it is but it kept repeating that cycle over and over again (note this was not from an attempted root) i can put it into recovery mode and i was wondering what i can do from the recovery screen and if i can root it from the recovery screen. I'm sorry but i have no idea on how to root but if someone could help it would be much appreciated. and thank you for reading my long winded post but i wanted to be as detailed as possible.

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HTC Incredible :: Change The Boot Animation

Sep 22, 2010

I want to change the boot animation, since I now I have access to the /system/customize/resource folder can I just delete that boot animation file and move the new one over from the sd card? I was going to use Astro to do this.

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HTC Incredible :: Skyraider And Custom Boot

Sep 8, 2010

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