November 16th, 2018
Experiencing the “update package missing system.img error”? Don’t worry, you are not alone as many users are getting the system.img error message after flashing Android 5.0 Lollipop onto their device (you can check out our guide here).
The error message is caused by a broken Batch script found in 5.0 and happens when it fails to install the factory image and then proceeds to show the following error message: “error: update package missing system.img”.
For this, we are going to have to flash the files manually on your Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Nexus 6 or Nexus 9 by following these steps you should be able to fix the error message: