How to Update OnePlus 6 w/ OxygenOS v5.1.6 OTA & Keep Root!


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Originally published at: http://howto.highonandroid.com/oneplus/how-to-update-oneplus-6-w-oxygenos-v5-1-6-ota-keep-root/

Need to updated your rooted OnePlus 6 to latest OTA and keep root? Basically, you need to flash the latest OxygenOS v5.1.6 in TWRP recovery then flash Magisk zip file and reboot. Step 1. Download the latest OTA update and copy to your OnePlus 6. You can use the following OxygenOS v5.1.6 OTA: Download OxygenOS…


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when i boot into recovery mode i get the standard menu with only wipe data and clean cache and advanced menu with only reboot options there.
When i try to reflash the twrp file i get an ‘‘FAILED (remote: (twrp_a) No such partition)’’ error.


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Use the new twrp recovery and do fastboot boot twrp.img, see https://howto.highonandroid.com/oneplus/how-to-root-oneplus-6-w-twrp-magisk-new-method/


#4

it worked tnx, i was afraid i had to use the hardbrick tool to get to older version.


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5.1.7 is out…now i saw in a forum that you need to flash full rom in twrp…after that flash twrp.zip to make it permanent and magisk…not sure yet because im still on 5.1.6 so havent tried that…