Bootloop after sbf

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  1. ultrastigi

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    I just sbf my phone. It is stuck in a bootloop.

    I was trying to install a theme for liberty and it went bad somehow. I was stuck in the bootlogo. I figured I would just sbf. So I did and now RSDlite says under status: Please manually power up this phone.

    It is showing the liberty bootanimation but its bootlooping. Can I unplug my phone and pull the battery?
     
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    Yes, unplug, pull the battery and reinstall, hold home and power as it boots, release and hit the search key at the droid/triangle/exclamation mark screen, wipe data, wipe cache, reboot
     
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    Thank you. I know you can't unplug the phone during an sbf and wasn't sure if it was safe to do it then or not. Thank you.
     
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    No problem, RSD usually stops at that point and you need to factory reset
     
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    Yeah my phone did the same thing. I've SBF'd my phone numerous times and not one time have I escaped a boot loop. But battery pull, boot recovery, data wipe/factory reset, and cache wipe always fixes it.
     
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    Same here, it just comes with the territory.
     
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    As stated wipe and you should be good.
     
  8. ultrastigi

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    That was like the 5th I sbf my phone and the first time it bootlooped. I just wasn't sure if it was safe to pull it off the cord yet or not cuz I'm never sure when its safe. I know if u pull it too early then you can brick your phone.

    Thanks for the info guys!

    Sent from my DROIDX using DroidForums
     
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