RIFF Box Files

To start working with RIFF JTAG Box, You’ll need to download initial setup:

RIFF Box JTAG Manager software setup

This will install following files to Your computer:

  • JTAG Manager software v1.88
  • RIFF Box control port driver
  • RIFF Box update port driver
  • RIFF DCC USBLoader driver
  • NXP LPC Device USB driver

RIFF Box software portable archive:

RIFF JTAG Manager v1.76
Contains JTAG Manager v1.76 and RIFF Box drivers. Just extract the archive to desired directory and start using it.

You may need to install following Microsoft software:

Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable Package for (X86)

Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable Packager for (x64)

After You execute setup, it will install all files to desired destination, and launch drivers installer script.
Take note, If You’re using Windows XP, You’ll have to provide drivers location to Hardware Installation Wizard after connecting devices for first time.

RIF Box –  Starting Up

RIFF JTAG – HTC via USB more phones supported

 27.04.2012   RIFF JTAG – HTC via USB more phones supported

  • HTC Thunderbolt USB support added
  • HTC Sensation XL USB support added
  • HTC Inspire USB support added
  • HTC Incredible S USB support added
  • HTC Incredible 2 USB support added

These new updates will allow You to use USB cable to perform any operation on listed models. Remember that this work if Your phone is enumerated on USB port as QHUSB_Dload or Qualcomm HS-USB QDLoader device.
In case phone is not enumerated, You might need to use test point method first.

Please visit RIFF FAQ section to see how to install drivers, and how to find eMMC Vdd test points:

If You need to repair phone after replacing eMMC chip, these are the steps:
  • Launch eMMC MBR/EBR partitioning tool
  • Open desired partitioning file
  • Click “Load Image from file”
  • Click “Repartition eMMC”
  • Close the eMMC plugin
  • Click “Resurrection” and select all options to be repaired, including IMEI and CID
  • Click “Resurrect”

Please click “Check for updates” button to download and install new updates.


RIFF JTAG – HTC via USB Cable Support added

24.04.2012  RIFF JTAG – HTC via USB Cable Support added

Whats new:
Released support for HTC phones based on MSM8x55 CPU, which are enumerated on USB port as “QHUSB_DLOAD” device. Now it’s possible to repair these phones without soldering any wires. Even without opening !

Following models are supported at the moment:

  • HTC Desire HD (HTC Ace)
  • HTC Desire S (HTC Saga)
  • HTC Desire Z (HTC Vision)
  • HTC Flyer 3G
  • HTC Flyer WiFi
  • HTC Evo View 4G
It is possible to force QHUSB_DLOAD mode by disabling Vdd line on eMMC chip. Check Desire S TP info for example. This means, You can work with any MSM8255/MSM8655 based HTC phone, as long as You force it into QHUSB_DLOAD mode.
Follow this procedure if You want to use these updates:
  • Connect Your phone to USB port and install QHUSB_DLOAD device driver (C:\Program Files (x86)\RIFF Box JTAG Manager\Drivers\32Bit\QDLOADER)
  • Launch JTAG Manager, select appropriate Model DLL and click desired button
  • Install “RIFF Box DCCLoader USB Interface” port driver (C:\Users\Admin\Desktop\Drivers_64Bit_WorkedForMe\Drivers\64Bit\DCCLDR)
  • If required, repeat the procedure (sometimes required if device is connected for first time)

We will release USB support for rest of the models on these CPU-s in following days.

To download and install new updates – simply click “Check for Updates” button on Box Service TAB.