How to Update TWRP v2.7.1.1 on Lenovo S930 ROW KitKat ROM

13 Nov 2014

How to Update TWRP v2.7.1.1 on Lenovo S930 ROW KitKat ROM – Custom recovery is the first think that you wanna install on your device when you wanna modified it, with this custom recovery you can :

  • Backup / Restore current working ROM
  • Installing custom ROM on your device.
  • Rooting your device
  • Factory Reset / Wipe data 
  • etc
Therefore custom recovery is the most important modified that needed to do first. On Lenovo the most famous custom recovery is TWRP (Team Win Recovery Project) but it also need to be modified from it official so it can work for MTK devices, thank to javum.
So today guide is about how to installing or upgrading (if you already have TWRP installed on your system) TWRP v2.7.1.1 on your devices, anyway this is the latest version TWRP for Lenovo S930. This guide is only for Lenovo S930 running Android 4.4.2 KitKat don’t attempt try it for lower Android version, even this guide is for Lenovo S930 it has possibility to brick your device, erase your data so please make your own backup preparations.
How to Update TWRP v2.7.1.1 on Lenovo S930 ROW KitKat ROM

Disclaimer :

This guide for educational purpose only, We not responsible if your device bricked after following this tutorial.  For Android 4.4.2 KitKat Only (DWYOR)

Downloads :

  • TWRP_v2.7.1.1_S930_ROW_KK 6.0Mb, this file contains recovery.img and Android scatter files for used in flash tool
  • USB VCOM Driver  Install this driver first on your computer, Turn off your device and remove the battery, using USB cable connect your device while look at My Computer  Manage  Device Manager there will be MTK65xx Preloader Devices show up for 5 second than disappeared, before disappeared right click on it and select Update Driver Software point it to USB VCOM Driver extracted folder. When it finish disconnect and connect again there will be Mediatek PreLoader USB VCOM Port on your device manager.
    How to Update TWRP v2.7.1.1 on Lenovo S930 ROW KitKat ROM
  • SP Flash Tool v3.1324 flash tool needed to flash the recovery file to your device, version is recommended but if you use the latest and it work i will glad to known it.
How to Update TWRP v2.7.1.1 on Lenovo S930 ROW KitKat ROM
  1. Download all files on your computer, because we wanna to install custom recovery using flash tool so you need to make sure that USB VCOM driver is completely installed on your computer before continued to the next step.
  2. Extract twrp and flash tool on the same folder, for easy organize it. Go to flash tool extracted folder  and run flash_tool.exe if you are using windows 7 or later please run it using administrator privilege to avoid permission error.
  3. On the flash tool check DA DL All with Checksum option and press Scatter-Loading button, point it to twrp extracted folder and select MT6582_Android_scatter.txt, this action will automatically load recovery.img to flash tool.
    How to Update TWRP v2.7.1.1 on Lenovo S930 ROW KitKat ROM
  4. When everything is set, just press Download button or hit F9, this will pop up a warning box that tell not all images loaded correctly, just press Yes button and flash tool will begin stand by and ready to make connection with your device.
    How to Update TWRP v2.7.1.1 on Lenovo S930 ROW KitKat ROM
  5. Now turn off your device and remove the battery, when you ready connect your device to computer, flash tool will recognize it and begin to start flashing process. Flashing process just take 5-10 seconds to finish and when you see GREEN CIRCLE in the middle of flash tool it means flashing process already finish.
    How to Update TWRP v2.7.1.1 on Lenovo S930 ROW KitKat ROM
  6. Done, wait for second before disconnect your device, it will be on charging mode. Disconnect your device and try to boot on recovery mode, press and hold Power button + Volume Up + Volume Down button release until you can see TWRP main menu.
Congratulations, you already successful Installing TWRP v2.7.1.1 if you devices already ROOTED it recommend to use MobileUncle method because it less risk. Please leave a comments if you found broken link or problems regarding this guide. Thank You
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