Apply update from ADB Sideload: Recovery is the common way to install any Custom ROMs and apply any OTA update on any Android Devices. Sometimes when we don’t want to Install TWRP Recovery and don’t use any other recovery for installing the OTA update.
Whatever, ADB is the best method to applying the OTA update but many confusion have to face that How to Apply update from ADB. If you are a bit of this confusion and wanting to apply update from ADB. Don’t worry, We have few techniques for applying OTA update on Android Device via ADB Sideload.
Note ⇒ Sometimes this method does not probably work on all Android Devices. If your device is able to apply this method, that’s good otherwise not. You can use TWRP Recovery mode for Install any type update even if OTA update or else.
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Apply update from ADB Sideload
1# First, Download Android SDK Platform tool zip file from the below link, After that UnZip the Android SDK downloaded zip folder and Keep on your Desktop.
Download Android SDK Platform Tool (Zip Format) ⇒ Here
2# Once it has done, Drop your OTA Update.Zip file inside the Android SDK platform folder you Unzipped and change the name of (OTA Update.zip) XYZ.zip into the update.zip.
3# Open your Android Device and Go to Setting/Developer Option/Enable Debugging mode and allow Bootloader(OEM Unlock).
4# Now, Connect your device to your PC via USB cable.
5# Next, Go back to the SDK Platform Folder and press Shift+Right-Click to open Command Prompt. If you’re Windows 10 User then press Ctrl+F1 on your keyboard and type “CMD” in the address bar.
6# Type the First command adb devices inside CMD and Hit the Enter button. It will check device is properly attached, if not.
Command ⇒ adb devices
7# Type the second command adb reboot recovery and Hit the Enter button, it will automatically reboot your device into the default recovery mode.
Command ⇒ adb reboot recovery
8# In Recovery mode select the Apply Update From ADB on your Android device by using Up and Down Volume key, and the power button as entering button.
9# Type the third command adb sideload update.zip and Hit the Enter button and it will take the certain time to installing an update.
Command ⇒ adb sideload update.zip
10# Once Installation is finished, then switch back in Recovery mode and reboot device.
The New update has been installed on your Android Device and ready to keep working as before. Now, apply update from adb process has been completed.