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I followed official Ubuntu Touch instructions for installing/uninstalling Ubuntu.

Installation went without any problems, but after returning back Android, the device is stuck on the "X" animation and cannot proceed.

I tried the following:

  • Going into recovering mode
  • Flashing the device to stock version of Android (v4.2)
  • Flashing the device to previous installed Android (v4.3)

The command is executed successfully every time, but boot gets stuck at "X" animation no matter what I do.

What can I do to fix this issue? Any ideas?


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I managed to fix the situation by doing the following:

  • Going into the bootloader mode and selecting "Recovery"
  • Holding volume up and power button until a new screen is opened
  • Do a factory reset
  • Wipe out partition cache
  • Do a factory reset again

Everything seems to be working properly now.

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That had absolutely no effect for mine. – revnoah Nov 16 '13 at 21:13
Sorry to hear that; hope you resolved it by now. I believe this is caused by some conflict/bug so the solution might not be the same for everyone. – Aram Boyajyan Nov 25 '13 at 6:57
Thanks for your sympathy. I ended up having to replace it. Not ideal but not the end of the world either, and Google is pretty decent to deal with. – revnoah Nov 29 '13 at 20:21

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