In this post we will show you how to install TWRP Custom Recovery or restore broken bootloader on your Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro Special Edition phone.

Flash TWRP Custom Recovery and fix bootloader on Redmi Note 3 Pro Special Edition

  1. Download kate_aboot_and_recovery.zip
  2. Unpack “kate” folder from downloaded archive to C:\ drive.
  3. Download TWRP version you want to flash, rename it to recovery.img and move to “C:\kate\images\”.
  4. Reboot your phone in EDL mode. Check out this post to find out how to to boot Redmi Note 3 Special Edition.
  5. Now flash your device with MiFlash tool (check this guide).
  6. Locate the “kate” folder.
  7. Select “save user data” option.
  8. Disconnect your device from PC and reboot in TWRP Custom Recovery (press and hold “Power” and “Volume +” buttons, after Mi logo appeared on the screen, release the “Power” button).
  9. Format data partition if TWRP asking for a password.