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[Discussion] vendor error when trying to flash firmware please help bricked device

2020-11-29 23:51:59
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Please help me ive been trying to find solution everything flashes except  when i try flashing vendor.img it says vendor error : buffer overreads occured due to invalid sparse header   how can i fix this   my device is redmi7A  with unlocked bootloader using original cable on usb2 slot trying to unbrick it since yesterday  using latest flashtool and drivers  using this firmware eu version Xiaomi_Redmi_7A_V11.0.3.0.QCMEUXM_20200728.0000.00_EEA_10_XFT


here is the msg :
fastboot flash vendor vendor.img
target reported max download size of 535821312 bytes
sending 'vendor' (290176 KB)...
OKAY [  9.152s]
writing 'vendor'...
FAILED (remote: buffer overreads occured due to invalid sparse header)
finished. total time: 12.419s

2020-11-29 23:51:59
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ill never buy a chinese device ever in my life even the default software doesnt work properly................................................................................great xiaomi
2020-11-30 01:14:47
Don't use flashtool try to manual flash
2020-11-30 06:56:08

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1679275353 replied at 2020-11-29 23:56:08
Don't use flashtool try to manual flash

i did tru fastboot commands and that is what showss up no matter the method.....and twrp just restarts itself so i cant even try with zip....
2020-11-30 07:09:47
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