1. Windows Central Question's Avatar
    Is it possible to reinstall Windows Phone 8.1 via Windows Device Recovery Tool while the phone battery is removed?
    02-14-2017 03:01 AM
  2. aximtreo's Avatar
    No, the phone has to be under power to be able to make any changes. This is true whether using OTA or USB cable.
    libra89 and RumoredNow like this.
    02-14-2017 09:00 AM
  3. RumoredNow's Avatar
    Not only should the battery be inserted, it should also be above 50% charge.


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    02-14-2017 11:50 AM

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