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'''Phoenixcard''' is a ''closed source'' win32 application developed by [[Allwinner]]. It's used to convert an Official Image into a bootable self-installing SD card.
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'''Phoenixcard''' is a free tool that can create the production card or bootable from SD card ( only for android firmware ) for OS installation, This tool will create one hidden disk partition in your card that you couldn’t format directly in your Windows PC.
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Note: before using a micro SD card to create the production card, please backup all the files on this card. After installation, you need use PhonixCard to recover the micro SD card for normal use.  
  
 
== Installing Phoenixcard ==
 
== Installing Phoenixcard ==

Revision as of 03:27, 5 August 2014

Phoenixcard is a free tool that can create the production card or bootable from SD card ( only for android firmware ) for OS installation, This tool will create one hidden disk partition in your card that you couldn’t format directly in your Windows PC.

Note: before using a micro SD card to create the production card, please backup all the files on this card. After installation, you need use PhonixCard to recover the micro SD card for normal use.

Contents

Installing Phoenixcard

File:Phoenixcard.png
Phienix card 3.0.3

Using Phoenixcard

Resulting Card

The mbr of the resulting card refers to an empty fat partition, but there is a real but hidden vfat boot partition at offset 0x1500000 (21MB) or 0x2400000 (36MB).

The partitions to be installed are stored raw in the card in an special format been reverse engineered<ref>phoenix_info@sunxi-tools</ref>.

PhoenixCard for A31

i try the PhoenixCard 3.09 for Mele M9 STB. there are some differences between above description.

Make bootable sd card

  • press DiskCheck button for scaning the removable disk.
  • select your sdcard in disk
  • select image from Img File
  • if you want to write a bootable, check Startup.
  • Burn Sd card
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