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Finally CWM Recovery 5.0.2.7-nAa-r2 for Stock Xperia Neo/Neo v [With Lock Bootloader]

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By siddharthsure93, Senior Member on 27th November 2011, 04:23 AM
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Hey guys......Finally its here...Install latest CWM Recovery without unlocking u r Boot loader.....


New method: Just install the apk ane follow the steps... *Root Requiered.Thanks to emannxperia ;)
APK:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...vy.CWMinstaler

APK SUPPORT PAGE:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1437840

For reporting bugs abt the app and for thanking the developer plz visit the above thread


ClockWorkMod Recovery 5.0.2.6 Easy installation for Xperia NEO/NEO V *Requires Root


#UPDATE: This method wrks perfectly on ICS. Tried on my own and also tested by othrs
#Also Works on All 2011 Xperia Devices on Stock 2.3 ROM
#Also Works on NEO SE.TWEAKED V0.7..........Thanks for thx84 for the info


1.Run install-cwm?.cmd
install-cwm1.cmd for Xperia Arc / Neo / Neo V
install-cwm2.cmd for Xperia Mini / MiniPro / Active / Live With Walkman
2.Enable USB Debugging on device
3.Connect your device using usb data cable
4.Follow on screen instruction

CWM install Download UPDATED*
Update : support Xperia Arc / Neo
Updated to CWM-5.0.2.7-nAa-r2

ADB Driver Download UPDATED

ADB Driver tested on :
- Xperia Arc
- Xperia Neo
- Live With Walkman
- Xperia Mini Pro

The Above one is the Easier Method and below is the old copying method using Root Explorer :


Installation *Requires Root
Download CWM From here and extract its contents.

Using Root explorer: copy ALL the contents of the system folder (system/bin and system/xbin) to /system (system/bin and system/xbin respectively), then give 755 permissions to those files, especially to /system/bin/chargemon, or you'll get bootloop. Double check everything before rebooting.







Usage

When booting your phone and when the 'Sony Ericsson' logo appear, press and release continuously the volume down button.
Once you are in the CWM recovery, use the volume keys to navigate upwards / downwards, the 'home' key to select, the 'back' key to go back.


Notes to everyone:

Do NOT use this recovery if you are not in Stock 2.3 firmware.




This is not my own Thread and All Credits Goes to nobodyAtall



Credits:
  • draco_ag for his effordless testing and debugging
  • koushd for writing the piece of software the first place
  • Cyanogen for the obvious reasons...
  • pvyparts for the awsm app




##This is not made by me,i just posted it.Its made by the Devs over here in XDA.So Don't worry of Bricking Your device. Its tested completely. Even though, Myself or anyother Dev is not responsible for Damaged Device

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27th November 2011, 07:12 AM |#2  
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We can flash Roms ?

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27th November 2011, 07:22 AM |#3  
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We can flash Roms ?

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Still No Roms which support installation via CWM Recovery for Neo v.... I dont know for NEO. IF ROM Supports,Yes you can Install
27th November 2011, 11:04 AM |#4  
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Is this the same of http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1346190 but different metod? Is permanent or dissapears if i flash like SE Extreme Tweaker?
27th November 2011, 11:53 AM |#5  
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Is this the same of http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1346190 but different metod? Is permanent or dissapears if i flash like SE Extreme Tweaker?

No its not the same.... Its permanent one
27th November 2011, 12:03 PM |#6  
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Ok, trying it. I'm working on the installation, in a spanish forum, of custom roms based on stock kernel in phones with lock bootloader via convert them to recovery files and it's a shame that i need to reinstall recovery every time. Thanks.
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27th November 2011, 01:40 PM |#7  
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IT WORKED Its all good looking with cyan color

for those who r are unable to enter recovery , try this

1. switch off your phone
2. press the power button & quickly start pressing the VOLUME DOWN button untill RECOVERY appears
( i started pressing volume button way before i saw SONY ERICSSON logo )

BUTTON BEHAVIOR ON NEO V

back button : back
home button : select option
menu button : scroll down
volume up/down : scroll up/down
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27th November 2011, 04:23 PM |#8  
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Worked here too xD
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Root Done...............Cwm done.........Where is the Development section and ROMS Am waiting for that
27th November 2011, 05:06 PM |#10  
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Ok not to shatter the fun but , installing custom Roms (cm7 , mini) will need unlocked bootloader ,so if bootloader is locked no custom Roms

But we can backup/ restore stock Roms , install flashable theme tweaks

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