CWM-based Recovery for ASUS MeMO Pad 8/10


This recovery is built from latest source on cm-11.0 branch with few modification for ASUS MeMO Pad 8/10.

How to install

By rkflashtool

If you don't understand how to use adb, fastboot, and rkflashtool, DO NOT do this.

neither "root" nor "bootloader unlock" is required on your device.

you need to prepare adb, fastboot, and rkflashtool on your PC, then run following commands on your PC.

  1. enter Rockchip bootloader mode by fastboot
  2. check partition layout in parameter
    rkflashtool p
    CMDLINE:console=ttyFIQ0 androidboot.console=ttyFIQ0 init=/init initrd=0x62000000,0x00800000 mtdparts=rk29xxnand:0x00002000@0x00002000(misc),0x00004000@0x00004000(kernel),0x00008000@0x00008000(boot),0x00010000@0x00010000(recovery),0x00020000@0x00020000(backup),0x00300000@0x00040000(system),0x000FC000@0x00340000(cache),0x00004000@0x0043C000(adf),0x00100000@0x00440000(apd),0x00002000@0x00540000(kpanic),0x00002000@0x00542000(hidden),-@0x00544000(userdata)
  3. make a backup of stock recovery (and other partitions if you need)
    rkflashtool r 0x10000 0x10000 > recovery_stock.img
  4. install CWM
    rkflashtool w 0x10000 0x10000 < recovery_cwm.img
  5. set boot command to boot recovery
    echo -n boot-recovery | rkflashtool w 0x2020 0x20
  6. reboot
    rkflashtool b

by adb shell or terminal app

If you don't understand how to use adb, busybox, and dd, DO NOT do this.

temporary (or permanent) "root" is required on your device. no need to install busybox on your device. if you installed another busybox and/or did any other modification, following procedure may not work.

run following commands on root shell on your device via adb or terminal app.

  1. put recovery_cwm.img to somewhere on your device e.g. /sdcard/recovery_cwm.img
  2. get temporary root
  3. make a backup of stock recovery (and other partitions if you need)
    busybox dd if=/dev/block/platform/emmc/by-name/recovery of=/sdcard/recovery_stock.img bs=16384 conv=sync,fsync
  4. install CWM
    busybox dd if=/sdcard/recovery_cwm.img of=/dev/block/platform/emmc/by-name/recovery bs=16384 conv=sync,fsync
  5. reboot to recovery
    reboot recovery

by RKAndroidTool (for Windows)

If you don't understand how to use RKAndroidTool, DO NOT do this. Do NOT flash any bootloader binary even if someone says "it's ok", "it's non-brickable", "I'm very sure", etc.

TBD (flash misc_reboot-recovery.img at 0x2000, and flash recovery_cwm.img at 0x10000)

by fastboot (after unlock)

If you don't understand how to use fastboot, DO NOT do this.

you should make a backup of stock recovery.

  1. install CWM
    fastboot flash recovery recovery_cwm.img
  2. set boot command to boot recovery
    fastboot flash misc misc_reboot-recovery.img
  3. reboot
    fastboot reboot

How to boot

Issues on current version





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