Install TWRP Recovery on LG G2

Install TWRP Recovery on LG G2

Install TWRP Recovery on LG G2

LG G2 has been very much successful to impress us with its greats performance and features that are embedded in this little box. And today we have a very easy tutorial to install a recovery image so that you can tweak in your LG G2 to make the most of your LG G2. Follow the below given tutorial to easily install TWRP recovery on your LG G2.

Before You Proceed–>>

  • This tutorial is strictly intended for LG G2. Using this tutorial on any other device or any other variant of LG G2 may brick your device.
  • Before you proceed make sure that your device is rooted and you have a recovery image like ClockworkMod recovery installed on your phone.
  • Ensure that you have USB drivers for your device installed on your PC. If you don’t then click here.
  • Enable USB Debugging mode. Go to Options > Applications > Development > USB Debugging.
  • Backup all your personal information on your device.
    Use AppBak to backup all your apps.
    Use SMS Backup and Restore to backup messages.
    You can backup your contacts using gmail .
  • Charge your device battery with at least 85% of power.

Install TWRP Recovery on LG G2

  1. Download the TWRP recovery and save it to a convenient location on your PC.
  2. Now download the Root.zip file and extract this file on your desktop.
  3. Now you’ll see a folder on your desktop named as “ioroot“.
  4. Copy the TWRP recovery file that you have downloaded in step 1 into “ioroot” folder.
  5. Now download the Loki flash file and extract it on your desktop.
  6. Now open the extracted folder of Loki Flash file and open the Bin folder in there.
  7. Select the “loki_flash” file and copy-paste the same on the ioroot folder where you have placed the recovery image downloaded on step 1.
  8. Now in the ioroot folder select the recovery image and rename it into recovery.img (Important !! Don’t rename it to recovery.img.img).
  9. Now connect your LG G2 to your PC via USB cable.
  10. Now open the ioroot folder and open command prompt here. (right click in a blank space and select “open command prompt window here“)
  11. In the cmd window enter the following commands(Without inerted commas):
    • “adb push loki_flash /data/local/tmp/loki_flash”
    • “adb push recovery.img /data/local/tmp/recovery.img”
    • “adb shell”
    • “su”
    • “cd /data/local/tmp”
    • “chmod 777 loki_flash”
    • “./loki_flash recovery /data/local/tmp/recovery.img”
    • “exit”
    • “exit”
    • “adb reboot recovery”
  12. That’s it! Now your LG G2 should boot into TWRP recovery.

You have successfully installed TWRP recovery on your LG G2!

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