How to flash stock rom for Google Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi)

The Google Nexus 7, manufactured by Asus, is an Android slate with 7-inch 1280×800 screen and a 1.3GHz NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor. The tablet runs Android 4.1 Jellybean.

Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7

PRE-REQUISITES FOR INSTALLING ROM:

PROCESS TO INSTALL STOCK ROM FOR GOOGLE NEXUS 7:

  • Download and install Google Nexus USB drivers on your computer.
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Download and install Minimal ADB and fastboot tool on your computer.
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Download the Google Nexus Stock ROM for your device.
  • After Downloading the firmware, you need to extract it on your computer. After extracting you will be able to see the following files:
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Now, enable USB Debugging on your Nexus Device. To enable USB Debugging: OpenSettings> Developers Option > USB Debugging > Tick to enable.
    Note:(Developers Option is hidden for Android 4.2.2 or above, to show this option Go toSettings >About Phone > Built Number (Tap on it for 5-8 times).
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Now, Power off your Google Nexus Device.
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Now, you need to boot your device into the ADB mode. For that press and hold Volume Up+Volume Down + Power for 7-10 seconds until adb mode is enabled.
  • Now, connect your Nexus Device to the computer using the data cable.
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Now, you need to unlock the bootloader (it can be locked later). To unlock the bootloader, Open py_cmd.exe from the Minimal ADB and fastboot folder (C:\Program Files\Minimal ADB and Fastboot).
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Once, Command Window is launched, Give the following command: fastboot oem unlock.
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Now, you will be able to see warning message on your device screen, Using your Volume UP button Select Yes to Continue.
    Stock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Now, as your device bootloader is unlocked you can flash the firmware. To flash the firmware, Go to the extracted files and open flash-all.batStock Rom for Google Nexus 7
  • Now, flashing process will begin, and it will hardly take 5-10 minutes to complete.
  • To lock the bootloader again, Open py_cmd.exe from the Minimal ADB and fastboot folder (C:\Program Files\Minimal ADB and Fastboot). And give the following command: fastboot oem lockStock Rom for Google Nexus 7

That’s It.

SO, you have successfully installed stock rom in your Google Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi).

Stay tuned for more updates!

Like this post? Use the buttons below to share this article with your friends on Facebook and Google Plus.

Thanks,