FORUMS

Introducing Voices of XDA: Have Your Ideas Heard

By far the greatest assets we have at XDA-Developers are you, the developers, the eager … more

Unofficial Xposed For Lollipop Touchwiz With Flashable Zip

XDA Recognized Developer arter97 has released an unofficial build … more

YotaPhone 2 Pre-Order, Xperia Z1 Price Cut – XDA TV

Android Wear 5.1.1 OTA downloads are now available. That and much more news is … more

[FTF] Sony Xperia Z Lollipop Release

Sony rolled out a Lollipop update for Xperia Z just yesterday. If you still haven’t gotten … more
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread

how to install CWM/TWRP

28th August 2014, 09:57 AM |#1  
akupanjang's Avatar
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
More
I have an GT I9500 phone and confused for installing custom recovery. Please help me on how to install custom recovery in correct way.. thankss
Last edited by akupanjang; 28th August 2014 at 09:59 AM.
 
 
28th August 2014, 10:35 AM |#2  
Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
More
The best way is to download flashify app from play store and choose flash recovery image>choose your favorite recovery>flash it
It is 99% working
I did it that way
28th August 2014, 10:51 AM |#3  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 14
 
More
Trwp is way better. Better ui i think. Personal preference

Sent from my SM-G900I using XDA Free mobile app

---------- Post added at 07:51 PM ---------- Previous post was at 07:38 PM ----------

Use root checker to make sure you are properly rooted

Sent from my SM-G900I using XDA Free mobile app
29th August 2014, 03:36 AM |#4  
akupanjang's Avatar
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Romanog4

Trwp is way better. Better ui i think. Personal preference

Sent from my SM-G900I using XDA Free mobile app


---------- Post added at 07:51 PM ---------- Previous post was at 07:38 PM ----------

Use root checker to make sure you are properly rooted

Sent from my SM-G900I using XDA Free mobile app

Can you tell me on how to install this and what files that im going to download?
29th August 2014, 04:20 AM |#5  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 14
 
More
Have you rooted your phone yet?

Sent from my SM-G900I using XDA Free mobile app

---------- Post added at 01:20 PM ---------- Previous post was at 01:08 PM ----------

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2361122

That's how to install trwp. You don't need a pc to do anything. To root. i used towel root. Also install root checker from the play store. Towel root you have to google to find. Xda and YouTube are your best friend when it comes to this sort of thing

Sent from my SM-G900I using XDA Free mobile app
3rd September 2014, 01:24 AM |#6  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 14
 
More
Did you manage to root your phone? Once you root it. Download Rom installer and on the left you can click on flash recovery and then flash the latest twrp. Then you download the Rom you want and download gapps too. And boot into recovery and wipe cache, dalvik cache and data. Then flash Rom and gapps. Then wipe dalvik and cache. Then reboot and enjoy the awesomeness of cm

Sent from my SM-G900I using XDA Free mobile app
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes