Using TWRP recovery and trying to set password to the recovery?What if you lose your device and someone who stole it wiped all your data?Don’t worry,there are so many workouts for locking the recovery.Although many devices stock recovery wont support locking recovery but some custom recovery like philz,twrp do!
If you are using latest philz touch recovery then locking the recovery is quite easy process as philz recovery has an option to set a password using volume keys.
But what if you are using TWRP recovery and thriving to set a passcode to lock the recovery?For this problem we have come forward to provide you the method to lock your TWRP recovery and set a password code so that no can wipe your data except you!Yes,we can set a password code to TWRP recovery and protect our devices.This can be helpful for those who lost there mobiles with locked TWRP recovery it will be a big troll for the thief as he can’t reset the android mobile password because he can’t access the recovery and hence your mobile will be only a plastic toy for the thief.Wow yeah?
You don’t need flashing any new TWRP recovery for this process!Just follow the below steps and you will be good to go...
1. First you have to download a file that enables passcode lock in TWRP recovery from below link(at the end of post)
2. Then move that download ui.zip file to /sdcard/TWRP/theme folder.
3. Now just reboot to your TWRP recovery.
4. Go to “Settings” and there you can set a password to your liking.
To check whether the passcode is working or not just restart your phone into recovery and check it by entering your passcode.Hope this method helps you...
To download the file- click here
NOTE:-DON'T FORGET YOUR PASSWORD. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED...
Posted by Princ€