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Install CWM Recovery in Lava iris 458q

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2nd February 2014, 11:05 AM   |  #1  
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Note- Before doing this, please ROOT your Lava Iris 458q. for rooting check this link
link to Download necessary file https://drive.google.com/folderview?...Wc&usp=sharing

Note:-Please put all this in one singe folder)
Instructions:-
1. Install all Drivers inside that downloaded folder.

2. Put your phone in USB debugging mode from Developer Options in the Settings Menu. (If you cant find the Developer options, go to Settings> About Phone and tap the "build number" 8 times.)

3.Connect your phone to the computer. (In USB storage mode)

4. Open MtkDroidtools.exe from the folder MTK droid tools you downloaded before.

5. Wait till the device is detected (on the bar at the bottom)

6.Click on the ROOT button. and wait till the process is done.

7. Now go to the "root,backup,recovery" Tab.

8. from the 2nd box, select the option "To choose the boot.img file"

9.Click on the button "Recovery and Boot" and choose the Boot.img file downloaded before.

10. Click YES on the next popup asking Automatic CWM and YES on ALL the following popups.


After Reboot, the phone is successfully in CWM recovery MODE !!! (Use Volume up and down buttons to navigate and Power button as Enter)


Now that you have install CWM,

Note:-use windows 7 or lower version windows
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2nd February 2014, 11:48 AM   |  #2  
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to flash recovery from your phone use this app link-https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...llner.flashify.
and link for recovery image is http://www.mediafire.com/download/9h56vdmnkkwofjt.
flash it happily...
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yes it perfectly worked and rooted my phone.
4th September 2014, 11:38 AM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by patel_s

to flash recovery from your phone use this app link-https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...llner.flashify.
and link for recovery image is http://www.mediafire.com/download/9h56vdmnkkwofjt.
flash it happily...

Can u provide rooting method for lava iris x1 because vroot method is not working... It has KitKat running on it.

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