05-27-2013 11:40 PM
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  1. satannik's Avatar
    All I have access to is the Bootloader/Fastboot and Recovery. I tried something with a kernel and I believe that is what messed with my phone. No factory resets will work. Please help.
    08-27-2012 03:53 AM
  2. KurtTX's Avatar
    Pull battery out and wait 15 seconds. Reinsert battery and try again. Not sure if will help anything...worth a shot.

    Kurt
    08-27-2012 05:58 AM
  3. satannik's Avatar
    Pull battery out and wait 15 seconds. Reinsert battery and try again. Not sure if will help anything...worth a shot.

    Kurt
    Nope, nothing.
    08-27-2012 08:58 AM
  4. OperationA7X's Avatar
    Nope, nothing.
    That's because you flashed a kernel that is incompatible with the Stock ICS for the HTC Vivid. I did that to mine before and bricked my phone. All your have to do is either flash the stock kernel or just run the ICS RUU for the Vivid. (All your internal memory and SD card data will NOT BE ERASED.) So yeah...go find it.
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    08-27-2012 05:34 PM
  5. satannik's Avatar
    That's because you flashed a kernel that is incompatible with the Stock ICS for the HTC Vivid. I did that to mine before and bricked my phone. All your have to do is either flash the stock kernel or just run the ICS RUU for the Vivid. (All your internal memory and SD card data will NOT BE ERASED.) So yeah...go find it.
    I tried to flash the Kernel, I get this:

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>adb kill-server

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>adb remount
    * daemon not running. starting it now on port 5037 *
    * daemon started successfully *
    error: device not found

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>adb push Kernels/ModulesStock/system /syste
    m
    error: device not found

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>adb reboot bootloader
    error: device not found

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>fastboot flash boot Kernels/Kernel-HereStoc
    k/boot.img
    sending 'boot' (2838 KB)... OKAY [ 0.788s]
    writing 'boot'... OKAY [ 3.143s]
    finished. total time: 3.931s

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>fastboot reboot
    rebooting...
    finished. total time: 0.311s

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>pause
    Press any key to continue . . .
    08-27-2012 05:50 PM
  6. OperationA7X's Avatar
    I tried to flash the Kernel, I get this:

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>adb kill-server

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>adb remount
    * daemon not running. starting it now on port 5037 *
    * daemon started successfully *
    error: device not found

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>adb push Kernels/ModulesStock/system /syste
    m
    error: device not found

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>adb reboot bootloader
    error: device not found

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>fastboot flash boot Kernels/Kernel-HereStoc
    k/boot.img
    sending 'boot' (2838 KB)... OKAY [ 0.788s]
    writing 'boot'... OKAY [ 3.143s]
    finished. total time: 3.931s

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>fastboot reboot
    rebooting...
    finished. total time: 0.311s

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\Hacking\data>pause
    Press any key to continue . . .
    You should flash the stock kernel through Fastboot USB. "Fastboot flash boot "boot.img"

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
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    08-27-2012 09:07 PM
  7. satannik's Avatar
    You should flash the stock kernel through Fastboot USB. "Fastboot flash boot "boot.img"

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
    I get this

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\WCXJB_ROOT_PACK>Fastboot flash boot boot.img
    error: cannot load 'boot.img'
    08-27-2012 09:19 PM
  8. OperationA7X's Avatar
    I get this

    C:\Users\Adrian\Desktop\WCXJB_ROOT_PACK>Fastboot flash boot boot.img
    error: cannot load 'boot.img'
    You have the boot image named that, right? And is it in the same directory?

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
    08-27-2012 09:31 PM
  9. satannik's Avatar
    You have the boot image named that, right? And is it in the same directory?

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
    I just got the stock img from the Vivid tool all in one. I still get the white HTC screen
    08-27-2012 09:34 PM
  10. OperationA7X's Avatar
    I just got the stock img from the Vivid tool all in one. I still get the white HTC screen
    That didn't work for me either, so yeah, I guess it's time for an RUU.

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
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    08-27-2012 09:39 PM
  11. satannik's Avatar
    That didn't work for me either, so yeah, I guess it's time for an RUU.

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
    This worked I can't thank you enough!
    08-27-2012 10:21 PM
  12. OperationA7X's Avatar
    This worked I can't thank you enough!
    Just send me a whole new message, the app keeps crashing when I open it. :P

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
    08-27-2012 10:22 PM
  13. satannik's Avatar
    Just send me a whole new message, the app keeps crashing when I open it. :P

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
    pmd you :P
    08-27-2012 10:44 PM
  14. OperationA7X's Avatar
    Didn't work still. :-/ And um...yeah...WildChild's Wi-Fi works beautifully. And the whole ROM is perfect! All the AOSP ROMs for the Vivid had bugs, like can't import contacts, no WiFi, etc.

    Sent from my HTC Vivid WCX using Android Central Forums
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    08-28-2012 01:56 AM
  15. photoliss's Avatar
    I have the same problem.
    This morning the sound on Youtube was not working (but the sound for my music was) I powered off my phone and when I tried turning it back on it was stuck on the white HTC screen. I have pulled out the battery and so on but it isn't working.
    Now, I read all the posts on here, but the reality is I don't understand any of the lingo. I need a step-by-step guide. I don't know what RUU is or flash this or that. What do I need to do?
    Help is appreciated!! Thanks.
    08-29-2012 02:01 PM
  16. OperationA7X's Avatar
    I have the same problem.
    This morning the sound on Youtube was not working (but the sound for my music was) I powered off my phone and when I tried turning it back on it was stuck on the white HTC screen. I have pulled out the battery and so on but it isn't working.
    Now, I read all the posts on here, but the reality is I don't understand any of the lingo. I need a step-by-step guide. I don't know what RUU is or flash this or that. What do I need to do?
    Help is appreciated!! Thanks.
    http://dl3.htc.com/application/htc_v....502.56_US.exe

    Download this, and if you haven't modded your phone at all (Root, unlock bootloader, etc.) all you have to do is make sure you have HTC Drivers installed (https://www.dropbox.com/s/7drktelg4ff6vz2/HTCDriver.exe) and all you have to do is just connect your phone via USB to your computer (Make sure you have USB Debugging enabled) and then just let your phone sit and run the program. The program is very basic, all you have to do is click on the stuff it tells you. So, I hope it works.
    chelserae likes this.
    08-29-2012 08:29 PM
  17. OperationA7X's Avatar
    I have the same problem.
    This morning the sound on Youtube was not working (but the sound for my music was) I powered off my phone and when I tried turning it back on it was stuck on the white HTC screen. I have pulled out the battery and so on but it isn't working.
    Now, I read all the posts on here, but the reality is I don't understand any of the lingo. I need a step-by-step guide. I don't know what RUU is or flash this or that. What do I need to do?
    Help is appreciated!! Thanks.
    Also, the audio bug is common in the HTC Vivid/ICS firmware. All sound except from Sense and HTC software will be silent.
    08-29-2012 08:32 PM
  18. photoliss's Avatar
    http://dl3.htc.com/application/htc_v....502.56_US.exe

    Download this, and if you haven't modded your phone at all (Root, unlock bootloader, etc.) all you have to do is make sure you have HTC Drivers installed (https://www.dropbox.com/s/7drktelg4ff6vz2/HTCDriver.exe) and all you have to do is just connect your phone via USB to your computer (Make sure you have USB Debugging enabled) and then just let your phone sit and run the program. The program is very basic, all you have to do is click on the stuff it tells you. So, I hope it works.
    Thank you. I download the drivers and the first link.
    I turned on my phone (which is still showing the white screen with the HTC logo) and I connected it to my computer.
    The "HTC Android Phone ROM Update Utility) showed an "ERROR [170]: USB CONNECTION ERROR"
    I have tried this several times and it continues to give me the error.
    Suggestions?
    08-30-2012 02:24 AM
  19. OperationA7X's Avatar
    Thank you. I download the drivers and the first link.
    I turned on my phone (which is still showing the white screen with the HTC logo) and I connected it to my computer.
    The "HTC Android Phone ROM Update Utility) showed an "ERROR [170]: USB CONNECTION ERROR"
    I have tried this several times and it continues to give me the error.
    Suggestions?
    Well...you're not the only one to have had that error. I'm trying to remember what fixed it. I think you would need to confirm that your bootloader is locked or relocked.
    09-01-2012 04:43 AM
  20. photoliss's Avatar
    Well...you're not the only one to have had that error. I'm trying to remember what fixed it. I think you would need to confirm that your bootloader is locked or relocked.
    It says it is locked
    09-03-2012 06:04 PM
  21. OperationA7X's Avatar
    And it still popped up the error? Hmm...well, do you put it in Fastboot yourself or do you let the RUU do it?
    09-03-2012 11:53 PM
  22. Charles Fisayo's Avatar
    all u need to do is restart your phone by holding the power button then a list should come up and a restart option should be there
    12-09-2012 12:32 AM
  23. jhonn921's Avatar
    Could you please put the link of the stock kernel? I can't find it anywhere
    02-21-2013 01:28 AM
  24. OperationA7X's Avatar
    Could you please put the link of the stock kernel? I can't find it anywhere
    Dev-Host - Vivid_All-In-One_Kit_v2.2.rar - The Ultimate Free File Hosting / File Sharing Service

    Download that whole kit, then locate the stock kernel from there.
    jesse Q likes this.
    02-21-2013 06:39 PM
  25. jesus144's Avatar
    So my Htc vivid is stuck when i turn it on , it stays on htc ._. what do i do ? need Info Asap
    05-04-2013 08:20 PM
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