OnePlus 5T was just recently launched and it has been nothing but success for OnePlus smartphones. The smartphone has been bought by million of people and once you buy a smartphone, you always want it perform better and have all the features you can. We have cover few of very important tutorials of OnePlus 5T. Entering OnePlus 5T recovery mode was one of the first tutorial we covered which got very good respond from our readers. Accessing OnePlus 5T Faseboot Mode could be tricky so we brought an exclusive tutorial about that for our readers as well. Unlocking Bootloader could be very beneficial for your smartphone if you want to keep the device up to date and we have covered it just recently as well. In this article below we are going to tell you a short and a comprehensive tutorial on how to download OnePlus 5T TWRP 3.1.2 Recovery.
The best bit about Android smartphones is that you can customize your OS to your accord. The good news is that now you can install OnePlus 5T TWRP 3.1.2 Recovery. Installing a custom recovery on your OnePlus 5T gives you the privilege of flashing third party packages from the developer as well as rooting your phone. You can make factory level changes with a custom recovery.
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One might think that installing a TWRP 3.2.0 Custom Recovery is a complicated task for an Android device, but we can assure you it is not. In fact, it is pretty easy and simple, all you have to do is follow the guidelines below.
There are some pre-requisites before you start the installation which are very important to keep in mind and to have these tasks complete on your device. So let’s get you started.
Pre-requisites to installing OnePlus 5T TWRP 3.1.2 Recovery:
Below we have listed things that you need to download, install and do before you get on with the custom recovery installation process
- First thing first, you need to make a backup of your entire data as you will be losing it once the installation is completed.
- Next, make sure that the USB Drivers of your OnePlus 5T are properly installed on your computer and they are up to date.
- Don’t forget to enable the USB Debugging mode.
- The bootloader of your OnePlus 5T should be unlocked.
- Installing a Custom Recovery is bound to void your warranty. So, if you don’t want that to happen, you don’t have to proceed further.
- Make sure that OnePlus 5T is properly integrated with ADB/Fastboot.
Complete instruction to downloading OnePlus 5T TWRP 3.1.2 Recovery:
Step 1: Download Fastboot/ADB packages on your PC. Your platform tools file should be in accord with your operating system of your computer. So, choose accordingly.
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- Download fastboot/ADB -Android SDK Platform-tools for Windows
- Download fastboot/ADB -Android SDK Platform-tools for Linux
- Download fastboot/ADB -Android SDK Platform-tools for MacOS
Step 3: You now need to connect your PC to your mobile phone via USB cable.
Step 4: if you haven’t downloaded TWRP (twrp-3.2.0-0-dumpling.img) now is the time. Once downloaded, you have to copy it in the android-sdk-window\platform-tools directory.
Step 5: Open the above-mentioned directory and from there launch the command prompt. You can do that by pressing the shift key while clicking right.
Step 6: Type the command “adb reboot bootloader” and hit enter. This command will reboot your phone and enter the fastboot mode.
Step 7: Now type “Fastboot flash recovery twrp-3.2-0-dumpling.img“
Step 8: You will have to choose recovery from the Fastboot menu in order to enter the recovery mode. Choose the volume keys to navigate and power button to select.
Step 9: If you see the TWRP recovery in the recovery mode, it seems your mission is accomplished. Now all you have to do is reboot your phone by selecting the “Reboot system now” option from recovery menu and you are done.
That’s it. Installed TWRP 3.2.0 Custom Recovery on OnePlus 5T.
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