We have all the firmware files and little information what are they now. Next step will be extract the files to our computer. To do that we need an rofs extractor. There are few tools that can do that , some are command line utilities and som other have gui. I will be using an nice tool from PHNT group called NokiaEditor. The application is free and in beta stage. You can grab my copy from here
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In this post i will give an idea about different files we downloaded. What are they and where they will go when we flash it to our devices. We have already downloaded some 8-10 files. We don’t need all the files, some are compressed file system images and rest are configuration files and signatures etc. We need only the file system files which contains the files for modding. In this case i will using nokia 5230 (RM-588) firmware version 21.6.5 product code 0599208.
These are the important files needed
- MCU Core : RM-588_21.6.005_prd.core.C00
- PPM rofs2: RM-588_21.6.005_prd.rofs2.V22
- PPM rof3 : RM-588_21.6.005_C01_prd.rofs3.fpsx
- Content : RM-588_21.6.005_001_000_U001.uda.fpsx
- MemCardContent :5230_SW_MC012_India_2G_2.0.fpsx
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Here is another tool to download the nokia firmware , navifirm.The software as it is a buggy, lot of fix is needed especially for UI hangs.There are a lot of versions flying around the globe i will share the one i use. it says its version 3 .
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