Sunday, October 18, 2015

Unlock YU Yuphoria Bootloader!

Hey guys,

This quick tutorial will show you how to unlock the boot loader of Yu Yuphoria.

PRE-REQUIRED STUFF:


1. ADB Fastboot- HERE

WARNING: YOUR DEVICE WOULD BE TOTALLY WIPED SO DO MAKE A BACKUP OF ALL THE DATA (INCLUDING THE INTERNAL MEMORY) BEFOREHAND .


TUTORIAL:


  1. Go to Settings>About Phone.
  2. Tap Build Number 7 times to unlock the developer options.
  3. Go to Settings>Developer Options.
  4. Enable USB Debugging and Advance Reboot.
  5. Now reboot the device into Bootloader via the power menu.
  6. Conect the device to PC and go to your ADB directory.
  7. While holding shift do a right click and select "Open Command Window Here".
  8. Type the following code to check if the device is recognized.
    code: fastboot -i 0x2A96 devices
  9. Once the device is detected enter the following code to unlock it.
    code: fastboot -i 0x2A96 oem unlock
  10. Now press the volume up key to confirm the unlock.
  11. Now it will wipe your device and unlock the bootloader.
  12. Once the procedure is done enter the following code to reboot your device.
    code: fastboot -i 0x2A96 reboot
  13. The first boot will take some time to finish so be patient.
  14. After the boot finishes go through the initial setup.
  15. Now your YU Yuphoria is successfully unlocked
Enjoy Rooting and Flashing your device with all kinds of stuff!
*More tutorials coming up stay tuned!*


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