In this tutorial I will show you how to recover your Nokia or Microsoft Lumia phone with Windows 8 or 8.1 inside.You can use this method to restore the original firmware on your Lumia phone after a bad update. – – – IMPORTANT To recover your Lumia phone you need a PC, internet connection, micro USB data cable and Windows Device Recovery Tool. Use this method to fix issues like: -Spinning gears after hard reset. -Sad face on your screen. -Boot loop or restarting after Windows 10 update with “Preview for Developers” application. – – – This method was tested on Nokia Lumia 520 with Windows 8.1 Denim inside and also sholud work on the following phones: Windows 8 : Lumia 525, 620, 625, 720, 810, 820, 920, 925, 1020, 1320, 1520 Windows 8.1:Lumia 430, 435, 530, 535, 540, 630, 635, 640, 640XL, 730, 830, 930 LINKS Direct download link to Windows Device Recovery Tool: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkId=522381 PLEASE READ Warning! You do this at your own risk! Make sure your phone battery is fully charged! Better remove the SIM card and memory SD card from your phone before this operation! If you update or reset your phone, all your data may be lost, so it’s good to do a full backup before!