For Locked and Unlocked Boot Loaders.
CWM Recovery for ICS
Credit to @popfan for making this work
CWM Recovery for JB
Credit to @cray_Doze and @DooMLoRD
Requires: (ICS & JB)
- rooted phone
- adb debug enabled
- busybox installed
- unknown sources enabled
How to install:
- download your version of cwm from above.
- unzip it into a folder.
- there are batch files for windows users and also for linux users in both the zips.
- just execute the batch files and follow the messages if any.
How to enter CWM:
- boot the phone
- tap continuously on the sony logo to enter cwm.
- let the phone boot
- at sony logo, the phone will vibrate
- a blue led lights up
- press volume up immediately and keep pressing for a few seconds
- the CWM does not come up immediately. after a few seconds delay, press vol up or vol down.
- you will enter CWM recovery.