Download Stock recovery for Nexus 5, 6, 7, 9 and Nexus Player

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Nexus devices recently received Android 6.0 Marshmallow OTA updates zip. These updates can be downloaded and installed only using Stock recovery, if you have a custom recovery installed in your device you will not able to install these OTA zip files. So we have provided link to the stock recovery files for your ease so you can download and install the one specified for your Nexus device.

The whole procedure to flash stock recovery in your Nexus device is mentioned below just follow the steps in sequence to successfully install stock recovery on your Nexus device.

Disclaimer: This tutorial includes multiple operations which includes installing Custom recovery and root. Follow the guide on your own risk, we are not responsible if you brick or damage your device however the chances of bricking a device are rare but you have to pay full attention on the complete guide to avoid any issues and difficulties while performing any of the above mentioned operation.

Enable USB Debugging (Settings >> Developer Options >> USB debugging)

Your phone battery should be charged minimum 60%

Your device bootloader should be unlocked or Click Here

Download these files:

Download Nexus USB drivers.

Download and Extract adb fastboot.

Download specified Stock recovery for your Nexus device from the below provided links

Stock recovery for Nexus 5

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Stock recovery for Nexus 6

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Stock recovery for Nexus 7 LTE

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Stock recovery for Nexus 7 wifi

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Stock recovery for Nexus 9 LTE

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Stock recovery for Nexus 9 wifi

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Stock recovery for Nexus Player

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Process to install Stock recovery on your Nexus 5, 6, 7, 9 and Nexus Player

Just follow the below simple steps in sequence to install Stock recovery on Nexus 5, 6, 7, 9 and Nexus Player

Download and rename the stock recovery.img as “recovery.img”

Now connect your device to the PC using USB cable.

Open the adb-and-fastboot folder you extracted earlier and copy the custom recovery inside the adb-and-fastboot folder.

Inside adb-and-fastboot folder, press SHIFT and Right-Click on an empty space inside the same folder.

Click on Open command prompt here as shown in picture below.

Command-prompt

Now enter the following command to boot your device into bootloader mode,

“adb reboot bootloader”

Then type the following command to flash custom recovery in your device,

“fastboot flash recovery recovery.img”

Wait for the process to complete.

That’s it, you have successfully installed Stock recovery on Nexus 5, 6, 7, 9 and Nexus Player. If you have any query feel free to contact us by posting your comment in the below provided comment section. Follow us on Facebook/Twitter/Google+ for future update.

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