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Tutorial HOW TO ROOT and Customize your A858

Discussion in 'Android Unlocking & Rooting' started by Prince2013, Jul 4, 2013.

  1. *********PLEASE READ CAREFULLY, AND IM NOT RESPONSIBLE TO WHAT MAY HAPPEN TO YOUR PHONE(s), DO AT YOUR OWN RISK. THANK YOU**************
    may mga binago lang ako para dahil pang alcatel yung unang steps​
    **************PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THE INSTRUCTION*********************​
    REQUIRMENTS :​
    >>>>DOWNLOAD : ​
    Please or Register to view links - All Files Needed
    (NEW LINK!)​
    (extract lang po yung laman nyan)​
    -ANDROID USB DRIVER​
    -MT65XXX Preloader OR VCOM driver (try mo kung alin ang gagana)​
    -SP FLASH TOOL​
    -SCATTER FILE​
    -RECOVERY IMAGE FILE​
    -ZIP FILE (for rooting A858)​
    1. Install Android USB Driver (PDAnet).​
    2. Turn off your phone. Then connect your phone via usb data cable. [ a ] Then an unknown device will appear instantly, it will disappear and then it will reappear. Right click on it and choose to update driver manually. Now locate the folder where your Android MT65xx PreLoader is. Then press OK / Next. If prompt, choose “INSTALL DRIVER ANYWAY” OR​
    [ b ] Find new software mt65xx preloader. Then choose install the software from a list. Now locate the folder where your Android MT65xx PreLoader is. ​
    NOTE: If nothing happens after plugging then boot to recovery by PRESSING HOLD POWER + VOL UP Button then see your notification area on your desktop then follow either [a] or above. ​
    - Done. Now disconnect your phone from the computer. And make it sure that your phone is turned off before proceeding to step 3..​
    3. Extract downloaded files to one folder for easy locating of the files. Open SP Flash Tool. Then choose scatter loading. See image below.4. Look and find the scatter text file and open it. See image below.5. Ignore and tick OK. See image below.6. Check the box with the name "Recovery". Then look for the downloaded recovery file. And open it. See image below.7. Tick Option from the menu and check USB Mode. See image below.8. Tick the Download button. Note: Look at the image carefully before ticking the download button. Make it sure nothing else is checked. See image below.9. Plug your cellphone via your usb cable. Then wait for it to be finish. See image below.​
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    4. Look and find the scatter text file and open it. See image below.
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    5. Ignore and tick OK. See image below.
    6. Check the box with the name "Recovery". Then look for the downloaded recovery file. And open it. See image below.
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    7. Tick Option from the menu and check USB Mode. See image below.
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    8. Tick the Download button. Note: Look at the image carefully before ticking the download button. Make it sure nothing else is checked. See image below.
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    9. Plug your cellphone via your usb cable. Then wait for it to be finish. See image below.
    (img:445679868809195)​
    ***NOTE: If your phone isn’t detected after plugging then boot to recovery by PRESSING + HOLD POWER + VOL UP Button THEN go back to step 2. or try to install your usb driver again (nasa cd kasama ng box) ****​
    10. A yellow bar will appear. Wait for it to reach 100%. See image below.11. Done. Congratulations. You successfully installed a "CUSTOM RECOVERY". See image below.12. Now it's time to root your phone by following the next tutorial below.​
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    Credits to Obcenity for the Tutorial​
    Credits to Jbazt_katuforzs for the Flash Tutorial​
    **************ROOTING*******************​
    Follow:​
    1. Copy and paste MP_A858_Rooting Tool.zip to the root of your SD Card.​
    2. Turn Off your phone and open custom recovery by pressing and holding Power Button + Volume Up.​
    3. Install zip from sdcard.​
    4. Choose zip from sdcard.​
    5. Choose MP_A858_Rooting Tool.zip. Then confirm update.​
    6. Reboot.​
    7. Look for an icon with an Android Face named "SuperUser".​
    8. Done. Congratulations. Your phone is now rooted.​
    ********************Installing Custom Rom************
    Make Sure you Backup your apps because this will delete all your apps and games in your phone....​
    Download first your Custom Rom and put it in your Sd Card (Do not put it in any folders.)​


    1. Boot into CWM Recovery​
    2. Wipe Data/ Factory Reset
    3. Wipe Cache Partition​
    4. Install Zip from Sd Card ​
    5. Choose Zip from Sd​
    6. "Your Custom Rom".Zip..... Ex. MIUI Rom.zip​
    7. Install "Your Custom Rom".zip​
    Done!​
    Enjoy :)
    *******************Increasing IM (Internal Memory)***************​
    1.) Partition your SD Card​
    CWM Method​

    1. Backup everything from your sd card and apps
    (this will format your sd card and apps)
    2. Boot into CWM Recovery
    3. Go to advance
    4. - Partition SD Card
    5. - 1024M (1GB)
    (recommended for smaller sd cards)
    6. - 0M
    After this step the phone will just sit there for a while just leave it alone and it will say done when it's done!​
     
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