How to flash TWRP Custom Recovery on OnePlus 5

Flashing TWRP or Stock Recovery on OnePlus 5

Here’s a tutorial on how to flash TWRP or original stock recovery on OnePlus 5 smartphone. I suppose you must unlock the bootloader first before installing TWRP Custom Recovery on your device.

Flashing TWRP or Stock Recovery on OnePlus 5

  1. If you want to flash custom Recovery on your OnePlus phone, I suppose that you’ve already installed ADB drivers, you know how to boot your phone in fastboot and most importantly you’ve already unlocked the bootloader.
  2. Download required version of TWRP Custom Recovery and rename downloaded image to “recovery.img”.
  3. Now copy “recovery.img” file to the folder with ADB files and “Fastboot.exe”.
  4. Open command prompt window from the folder with “Fastboot.exe” file. Open the folder with ADB files, then press “Shift + Right Mouse Button” on the empty space and select “Open command window here”.
  5. In the opened window type the following command to check if device is connected:
    fastboot devices
  6. You will see your phone unique ID number at this step. This means everything was done correctly.
  7. Now use the following command to flash recovery image on your OnePlus device:
    fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  8. After installation is completed, disconnect your phone from PC, turn it off and manually reboot into recovery. Turn off your device and select “recovery” option in a startup menu.

Download Custom and Stock Recovery for OnePlus 5

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