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Guide | How to Root Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 SM-J530F Run Android 7.0 Nougat.

Guide | How to Root Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 SM-J530F Run Android 7.0 Nougat.

Guide | How to root Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 SM-J530F Run Android 7.0 Nougat.

Root Samsung Galaxy J5 2017. The following guide will show you how to root and install TWRP recovery on Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 SM-J530F Using ODIN software. So, if you need this information, you can read this guide carefully in order to avoid your Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 brick or other risks. So, you must use your own risk and guidebelajar not responsible for bricking your phone. Rooting your Samsung J5 2017 with the following method will erase or wipe all data stored in the phone memory. We highly recommend to backup everything before perform it.

Now, we will root Samsung Galaxy J5 2017. This device released in June 2017. Comes with 5.2 inches, Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors. Powered by Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, Exynos 7870 Octa chipset, Mali-T830 MP1 GPU, also supported by 3 GB of RAM. Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 has 13 MP on both second and primary camera. With Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery. 

Prerequiste rooting and Installing TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy J5 2017.

  1. Make sure your device is Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 to follow this guide.
  2. Then, you need to enable developer option your phone.
    • Settings -> About device
    • Then Tap 7 times on Build number to enable Developer options.
  3. Then, you need to Enable OEM unlock and USB debugging options.
  4. Download the latest ODIN software. Here
  5. Then, Download and Install Samsung Mobile Phone Drivers: Here
  6. Now you need to download  “twrp_3.1.1-1_j730gm_25817" Here
    • This is Unofficial release -TWRP recovery.
  7. Download SuperSU Here, Then copy to root of SD Card

Installation Guide.


  1. Watch the video above for detail installation guide.
  2. Or, you can continue the following guide.
  3. Once all prerequisite above met, now boot your phone into Download Mode.
    • How to enter download mode Samsung Galaxy J5 2017?
      • Power Off phone
      • Press and hold the following button
        • Volume Down + Home Button + Power Button
  4. Continue to the next step.
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Flash Stock Firmware 10F LG G6 H870 KDZ Method Using LGUP & Uppercut.

Flash Stock Firmware 10F LG G6 H870 KDZ Method Using LGUP & Uppercut.

Flash Stock Firmware 10F LG G6 H870 KDZ Method Using LGUP & Uppercut.

Flash Stock ROM 10F LG G6 H870. The following guide will explain how to solve bootloop or bricked issue on Android LG G6. Or you can also use this guide to upgrade to the current Android version. This is 10F stock firmware, which 10f is the second official LG Android 7.0 Nougat update for open UE devices. To flash the 10f stock firmware, we need the LGUP and Uppercut.

We know that LGUP tool is a new flashing tool to flash kdz/tot/bin stock ROM format into the LG smartphone device. LGUP work only on Windows Operating System. But, not all LG devices are supported by LGUP flash tool. Therefore, we need Uppercut. the Uppercut allows LGUP to instantly work with a ton of different LG phone models. So you do not need to be confused to find specific model files. 

To flash a stock ROM LG G6 using LGUP tool, simply install LGUP tool. Then double-click the uppercut.exe and LGUP will open and detect your device automatically. For more detail information you can visit the forum-xda-developer here

So, what do we need to flash stock ROM 10f to LG G6? The following are the requirements.

Requirement.

  1. A computer with Windows OS based.
  2. LG's Windows USB drivers. Here
  3. LGUP tool Here
  4. Download Uppercut from Here
  5. Download Stock ROM 10f for LG G6. 
    • H87010f_00_OPEN_EU_OP_0417.kdz Here

Instruction How to flash LG G6.

  1. Make sure all requirement files above are successfully downloaded on your computer. Then, do the following step.
    • Install LG USB Driver
    • Install the latest LG UP software
    • Extract or Unzip Uppercut.zip
  2. Then, double-click the uppercut.exe before running LGUP. Uppercut.exe requires LGUP 1.14 (not 1.11) installed on the computer.
    uppercut LGUP
    uppercut LGUP
  3. Now, put your LG G6 Smartphone into download mode, you can manually do it by ;
    • Turn Off your LG G6 Smartphone device.
    • Then press and hold Volume UP button while connecting your LG G6 Smartphone to the computer using the USB cable.
  4. Then run LGUP tool.
  5. Wait a moment until LGUP detect and recognize your LG smartphone. This will install a necessary USB Drivers for your device.
  6. Now, your LGUP should show up on your computer screen.
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
  7. From LG UP screen above, go to process tab and select Upgrade. 
  8. Then click on BIN file under file type.
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
  9. Then click the button on the right side of bin file shown in the picture below.
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
  10. This action will browse your kdz/tot file you just download.
  11. Once your kdz/tot file already in the LGUP software, now click Start.
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
  12. Now, LGUP will start flashing process, this is indicated on the progress bar.
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
    Flash LG G6 using LGUP
  13. Just wait until the step on progress bar shows 100% complete. Once it completted LG G6 will automatically rebooted
  14. Now, you can unplug your LG G6 device from the computer.
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How to Perform Factory Data Reset | Hard Reset LG Q6 (2017)

How to Perform Factory Data Reset | Hard Reset LG Q6 (2017)

How to Perform Factory Data Reset | Hard Reset LG Q6 (2017).

Master Reset LG Q6. If the LG Q6 screen is currently locked due forgot a password, PIN, or pattern lock. You can unlock it using the following method. This method will show you how to perform hard reset or factory reset on LG Q6. Resetting your LG device will erase all of the user data. This means you can remove the password or PIN ever set on this device. Therefore, you need to backup everything stored in phone internal memory (file, data, downloaded apps, etc).

Besides you can unlock LG Q6 screen, you can also use the hard reset to fix the following things, Frozen screen, unresponsive touchscreen, device become slowly when running any apps. etc. By performing a hard reset, you will restore all of the settings ever made by the user back to the factory settings. You will lose your personal data, Google account previously synced with LG Q6, and other installed Apps. We strongly recommend to backup all of the data before performing a hard reset.

The following guide only for LG Q6 device. However this guide work on most of LG phone. Here are the LG Q6 specifications.
  • LG Q6 released in 2017, August.
  • Comes with 5.5 Inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors.
  • Powered by;
    • Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU.
    • Qualcomm MSM8940 Snapdragon 435 chipset
    • Adreno 505 GPU.
  • Camera;
    • 5 MP of secondary camera
    • 13 MP of primary camera.
  • Battery, Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery.

Suggestion before performing a hard reset. So, your LG Q6 is not locked by FRP (factory Reset Protection).

  • If your LG Q6 run on at least Android 5.1 lollipop, you need to know the GoogleTM email address and password before executing the hard reset on your device.
  • Remove google account from your LG Q6 device (go to settings - accounts - Google - select the google account you want to remove)

Hard Reset Guide.

  1. Once again we remind you, make a backup all of the personal data while still possible.
  2. Make sure you have enough battery capacity to running the hard reset on your device. 
  3. Now, Power off LG Q6 (this method will perform the hard reset via hardware key/button)
  4. Then, Power On again by press and hold the following button at the same time.
    • Volume down + Power button.
  5. Release the power button only when the LG logo comes up on your screen, then immediately press it again.
  6. LG Q6 Logo
    LG Q6 Logo
  7. Now, release all button when the factory data reset menu comes up on your screen.
    LG Q6 factory data reset
    LG Q6 factory data reset
  8. From the following screen, you can navigate the menu using volume button (Volume Up or Volume down), and use the power button to confirm.
  9. Now, highlight yes using volume button. And confirm it using the Power button.
  10. Then highlight Yes again. And start de to delete all user data and reset all settings.
  11. Now, your device will perform the hard reset process.
  12. Once it was done, LG Q6 will automatically reboot the system.
  13. Finish.
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Guide | How to Root Android LG G6 H870 via TWRP Recovery

Guide | How to Root Android LG G6 H870 via TWRP Recovery

Guide | How to Root Android LG G6 H870 via TWRP Recovery.

Root LG G6 via TWRP. The following guide will show you step-by-step how to root your LG G6 device. In the following guidelines, we use TWRP recovery to root LG G6. Actually, there are many methods to root Android device. You can find many tools available in the play store to root an Android phone. But, sometimes the tool works only on some Android brands only. We need a special treatment to make root on LG G6. So, the device is really getting the root access. 

Usually, the process is fairly simple and won’t take a lot of time to complete. Here you are required to understand how to flash a recovery. And, we choose the TWRP as the recovery which we will install on the phone.

If you are still hesitant to root LG G6, we will show some benefit if you root your device.
  • You can unlock hidden features on your LG G6.
  • You can install incompatibles app that comes from outside of Play store.
  • You can tweak and increase CPU speed
  • You can save the battery life.
  • You can block and remove ads from free apps.
  • You can remove or uninstall crapware that comes preinstalled. Which this is annoying, battery-draining, space-wasting applications.
Besides, you will get a benefit from a root of LG G6. You may have disadvantage root your device.
  • Your LG G6 may get bricked or damaged.
  • You may be voiding phone's warranty.
Ok, if you already understand the benefits and disadvantages of root your phone. and want to proceed this guide, then you need to follow the next step of this guide.

Prerequisite.

  1. Make sure your device is LG G6 H870, you can check it by going to Settings - About phone - Model number.
  2. Make sure TWRP recovery 3.0.1 already installed on LG G6. Visit this guide how to install TWRP recovery on LG G6.
  3. Download no-verity-opt-encrypt-5.1 Here
  4. Download SR4-SuperSU-v2.78-SR4-20161115184928.zip Here

Installation Guide.

  1. Copy or move no-verity-opt-encrypt-5.1 and SR4-SuperSU-v2.78-SR4-20161115184928.zip to the SD card root directory.
  2. Make sure your phone battery has enough power capacity.
  3. Power off LG G6.
  4. Then, power on it to the TWRP recovery mode by press and hold the following button at the same time.
    • Volume Down + Power Button.
  5. Release the power button only when the LG logo comes up, then immediately press it again.
  6. Now, you can release all button if TWRP recovery main menu comes up.
    root LG G6
    root LG G6
  7. From this menu, tap Install button.
  8. Now, browse the zip file already copying at the step no. 1 above,
  9. Then tap no-verity-opt-encrypt-5.1.zip.
    root LG G6
    root LG G6
  10. Then, swap to confirm flash.
  11. Once it was done, you can tap SR4-SuperSU-v2.78-SR4-20161115184928.zip and swap to confirm flash again. It will flash SuperSu to root your LG G6 device.
  12. Once it was done, now perform reset data. Tap Wipe button to start it.
  13. Then swap to confirm factory reset.
  14. At the end of this process, you can tap Reboot button. It will reboot your device into the system and run your phone normally.
  15. Finish.
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Guide | Flash Stock ROM LG G6 - (LG-US997 15A ROM) Via TWRP Recovery.

Guide | Flash Stock ROM LG G6 - (LG-US997 15A ROM) Via TWRP Recovery.

Guide | Flash Stock ROM LG G6 - (LG-US997 15A ROM) Via TWRP Recovery.

Flash Stock ROM LG G6 US997. This is an easy method to flash Stock ROM on LG G6 US997. We use the ZIP file to be able to flash through TWRP recovery. This ZIP file is created from the original KDZ and changed to the boot.img. This guide is written from the following xda threads. So, if you still confused how to apply this guide you can directly go to the source. Flashing stock ROM with the following made only work on the phone which can not get OTA's update because they have custom recovery/root /custom ROM installed.

There are many reasons why people install a custom ROM on their LG G6. Usually,  they want to customize and improve the phone performance. The problems arise after they using custom ROM installed on the LG G6. For example.
  • The custom ROM has many bugs and unstable.
  • There are many features doesn't work
  • The custom ROM having an issue with the hardware configuration.
  • By installing custom ROM will void a phone warranty.
To resolve the issue above, simply flash your device with stock ROM and you will get back to the first time you bought this phone.

Stock ROM features.

  1. Stock build made from official KDZ 
  2. Stock Build.prop 
  3. Unrooted 
  4. Boot.img modified to keep TWRP 
  5. Remove dm-verity 
  6. Remove forceencrypt

Prerequisite.

  1. Make sure your device is Android LG G6 US997
  2. You need to Unlock Bootloader LG G6 US997 -- visit this guide how to do it
  3. Make sure TWRP is installed on your LG G6 device. -- Visit this guide how to install TWRP recovery on LG G6
  4. You need to get root access on LG G6
  5. Download LG G6 Stock ROM -- US997_15A_(TWRP).zip

Installation Guide.

  1. Make sure all the prerequisite above is done.
  2. Backup everything before proceeding the flashing process.
  3. Make sure you have 80% of battery capacity.
  4. Copy stock ROM or Zip file to the SD card root directory.
  5. Now, reboot LG G6 to the TWRP recovery using the following button/key at the same time.
    • Volume UP + Power Button
  6. Once your LG G6 enter TWRP recovery main menu. You can do the following task.
    • Backup Dalvik, ART, Cache, 
    • Wipe System & Data
    • Then, reboot again.
  7. Now, back to the TWRP main menu again. and tap Install button.
    TWRP LG G6
    TWRP LG G6
  8. Then, browse your custom ROM US997_15A_(TWRP).zip from the internal memory root directory.
  9. Then, Swap to confirm flash.
  10. Just wait for a flashing process, 
  11. Once it was done, you can tap reboot to reboot your device into the system.
  12. Finish.
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Guide | How to Officially Unlock Bootloader LG G6 H870 and US997.

Guide | How to Officially Unlock Bootloader LG G6 H870 and US997.

Guide | How to Officially Unlock Bootloader LG G6 H870 and US997.

Unlock Bootloader LG G6. Every Android device has a bootloader. Which a bootloader is a piece of software that runs every time the phone is boot up. The bootloader will tell the Android system to load which program to load to make sure your phone runs well. By default, the bootloader is locked by the phone manufacturer. This is because the bootloader contains an extra layer of security that checks to make sure that it only loads an Android OS that passes its approval process. That mean's if the bootloader is locked you cannot flash or install your own ROM or any recovery like TWRP or CWM.

So, if you need the information about how to unlock the bootloader on LG G6. You can read and follow this guide. Now, the LG G6 H870 for the European market and the USA carrier-free US997 can now be officially unlocked through LG's developer unlock program. You must be careful to unlock the bootloader to avoid your LG G6 bricked or evenly totally dead.

Important to note, unlock bootloader wipes all data on your phone and it cannot be undone. Therefore, you need to backup everything before unlocking the bootloader on your LG G6 phone. Unlock bootloader also makes your phone has a security vulnerability. Unauthorized phone user could reboot your LG G6 into its bootloader and then boot your custom recovery environment. Once LG G6 enter recovery mode they could use the adb command to access all data on your LG G6. This method will bypass PIN, password, or other security used to protect your LG G6.

Ok, if you are still interested to unlock the bootloader on LG G6 device. Then you can start the following guide. 

Prerequisite.

  1. This guide totally works on LG G6 H870 or US997 device.
  2. Enable USB Debugging, Here
  3. Enable OEM unlock. 
  4. Download ADB and fastboot on your computer.
  5. LG G6 IMEI number. This is 15 digit code can be found on a printed sticker on the back phone cover. or, visit this guide to know more how to find IMEI or MEID 
  6. LG Device ID. visit this guide how to to get and view Device ID LG phone.
  7. Visit LG Developer website to get the unlock key. Here
    • You need to sign up for free (if you don't have an account yet)
    • Then, click the Starting Unlocking the Bootloader button.

Unlocking Guide.

  1. Once you have successfully Sign-in into LG developer website, now you need to provide the following information.
    • Nickname
    • Email
    • Phone type 
    • IMEI or MEID
    • Device ID.
      Unlock Bootloader LG
      Unlock Bootloader LG 
  2. Once all form already filled all, then you need to click confirm button.
  3. Then, click Agree button at the legal term window
  4. Please wait for a while, then you can continue to check the Email inbox. This Email contain unlock.bin file attachment.
  5. Now, you can download this file.
  6. Copy the unlock.bin file to the ADB and fastboot folder.
  7. Then, connect your LG G6 to the computer with USB cable.
  8. Then, from the ADB and fastboot folder you need to open command prompt. How to do it?
    •  right click and hold the shift button, and click open command window here or Open with Powershell
    • open command in adb fastboot
      open command in adb fastboot
  9. Now, you need to verify your LG G6 H870 connected to the computer or not by type the following command.
    • adb device
  10.  Then you need to reboot your LG G6 H870 into bootloader using this command and press enter
    • adb reboot bootloader



  11. Just wait a minute, your device will automatically shutdown and reboot into bootloader mode.
  12. Thne, type the following command to proceed unlock the bootloader and flash unlock.bin file into your phone.

    • fastboot flash unlock unlock.bin


  13. Then type the following command to get the unlock status on your device.

    • fastboot getvar unlocked

  14. If you have successfully locked your device, the command prompt sshould return with the unlock status = Yes
  15. Done. 
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LG G6 H870 Hard Reset | Factory Data Reset

LG G6 H870 Hard Reset | Factory Data Reset

LG G6 H870 Hard Reset | Factory Data Reset.

LG G6 H870 Master Reset. How to perform a hard reset or factory reset if you forgot the password, PIN, or security pattern lock screen on LG G6 H870 phone? Just follow this guide to solve your problem. The following guide will show you how to unlock and remove forgotten pattern lock screen, or phone password. Other than that, you can use the hard reset to help fix a blank or frozen screen, crashing apps or freezing, unresponsive keypad/touchscreen, can't hear the phone voice, can't make or receive calls, and the device becomes slow in running the application.

Hard reset is known as master reset or factory reset, it will restore all user setting to default factory setting. And delete everything on the internal phone memory. Perform a hard reset or factory data reset only if absolutely necessary. A hard reset removes all data including.
  • Media File (Video, music, document, image, picture, etc)
  • Downloaded and installed Apps.
  • Synced GoogleTM account
  • System and App data.
  • App settings.
The hard reset method we will show you is using the hardware button. Usually, this button located on the back LG G6 phone cover. We use this method assuming cannot access the phone menu. But, if the phone is responsive and can be powered on, you can use the other method which will be explained in the 2nd method below.

If your device supports the FRP (factory reset protection) feature running on a device with at least Android 5.1 lollipop, you need to provide Google account sign-in previously synced with your phone during initial setup. To avoid your phone locked by FRP protection after performing the hard reset, you need to review the following before attempting to perform this factory reset.
  • It's very important to know the GoogleTM email address and password before proceeding the hard reset.
  • Or, remove google account from your LG G6 device (go to settings - accounts - Google - select the google account you want to remove)

1st Method - Hard Reset LG G6 via Hardware Button.

  1. Make sure to backup everything if still possible to access your phone.
  2. Make sure you have 80% battery capacity to continue the hard reset process, this is meant to keep the phone remains ON during the hard reset process.
  3. Power Off LG G6
  4. Once it completely powers off, then you need to power On again by press and hold the following button/key.
    • Power Button + Volume Down Button.
      LG G6 H870 hard reset
      LG G6 H870 hard reset
  5. Then, release the power button only when the LG logo displayed on the screen. Then immediately press it again.
  6. Now, you will enter factory data reset the main menu.
    LG G6 H870 hard reset
    LG G6 H870 hard reset
  7. At this menu, you can use the volume button (volume down or volume up) to highlight. and use the power button to confirm.
  8. Now, highlight Yes using volume down button, and press the power button to confirm.
  9. At the next screen, you need to repeat step no. 8.
  10. Once it confirmed, the hard reset process will begin.
  11. You will see a white circle in the middle of the screen indicating the hard reset process is running.
  12. Now, your LG G6 will reboot automatically.
  13. Finish.

2nd Method - Hard Reset LG G6  via Menu.

You can use the second method if the phone is still responsive and can be powered ON.

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select Backup and reset
  3. Tap Factory data reset 
  4. Then confirm.
  5. Now, all data will be deleted.
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