Definitive Tutorial to CM13 on LG G2 D802

If you don’t you need to go search somewhere else how to get to this point. Prerequisites You’ll need the following: A Windows machine. Windows 8 is what I tried, but I think Win 10 will do as well. USB 2.0. I haven’t tried with USB 3 port. LG Recovery Tool 2014 A Lollipop […]

Clean Factory Reset for LG G2 (802)

TL;DR: If you can’t enter recovery (but you can enter download mode) and you’ve installed Lollipop stock back from CM13, you need to erase everything (CSE Flash on your LG Flash Tool). The other day I’ve updated CM13 to a new nightly and it got stuck on boot loop. After searching on the interwebs, I’ve […]

Addendum to Installing CyanogenMod 12.1 on a LG 802

Today I got sufficiently annoyed with the stock version of Lollipop on my phone and decided to try (again) CyanogenMod (no longer alive). I’ve tried to follow the steps in the wiki, but got into problems, so here’s my alternative experience. Preparation Make sure you install TWRP or CWM so you can enter recovery mode. […]

My Ultimate LG G2 Unbrick Tutorial

Yes, I (still) have a LG G2 and it’s an amazing phone. Battery lasts forever (at least with my usage), has a great screen, you can, if you want install custom ROMs (cyanogen anyone?)… However, sometimes you need to get back to Stock ROM, particularly from times when you get into a soft brick. My […]

Boot in Recovery Mode on LG G2

To boot in recovery mode on a LG G2, you need to do the following steps: Power off your phone. Don’t just restart, but perform a normal power off Wait for a few seconds Press <Volume Down> and <Power> buttons simultaneously until the LG logo is shown Press <Volume Down> and <Power> buttons simultaneously again […]

Root a LG G2 on OSX

I’ve got a LG G2 the other day to replace my old Galaxy Nexus (RIP). I’ve seen a lot of info about benefits of having different ROMs like Cyanogen, and I’ve decided to have a go. However, in order to do it, I needed to root the phone… on OSX. Since all tutorials show the […]

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