Purchased Xiaomi Mi Max 3 with Xiaomi.eu [https://www.xiaomi.eu] ROM pre-installed ( https://tradingshenzhen.com/en/mi-max-3/1302-mi-max3-6gb-ram-128gb-rom-snapdragon-636.html ) Tried to get settings/data/apps transferred from old phone to new, but none of the Google set up prompts appeared on boot. The following process will get it
* Started with a Wink Hub [https://www.wink.com/] because of a Black Friday Deal * Set up Home Assistant [https://www.home-assistant.io] and Homebridge [https://github.com/nfarina/homebridge] * Purchased some inexpensive Xiaomi Sensors [https://www.gearbest.com/access-control/pp_626702.html] hoping they would work * They did not,
1. Original instructions here: http://fpvlab.com/forums/showthread.php?40059-Fixing-Xiaomi-Yi-Out-of-Focus-Problem&p=785731#post785731 [http://fpvlab.com/forums/showthread.php?40059-Fixing-Xiaomi-Yi-Out-of-Focus-Problem&p=785731#post785731] 2. Instead of only using a knife to remove the hot glue, I highly recommend using Rubbing Alcohol (Isopropyl Alcohol) http://lifehacker.com/5676237/use-rubbing-alcohol-to-remove-hot-glue-from-nearly-anything a.