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Micromax A87 (Android 2.3.5)

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12th November 2012, 05:33 PM   |  #11  
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well if u want tweaks u can download pimp my rom and it helps alot... I've tried it and it works http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1908269

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can u give the process for instaling cwm recovery
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Quote:
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can u give the process for instaling cwm recovery

Google it.... u can find in androidforums. com



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Prompt CWM Installation Quick Guide
User can skip 1,2,3,5,6,7 but Not 4th Step

1. Download jdk 32bit only

2. Android sdk

3. A87 drivers

4. Extract the CWM5prostylepc.in file to c:
\Anyfoldername (All extracted file must
be in your folder name NO SUB
FOLDER)

5. Download CWM5 prostylepc.in File
Link

6. Open Command Promt Or type cmd on
RUN

7. go to c:\yourfoldername using Dos
command Line

8. Switch off the phone connect the data
cable to the mobile press fast as
possible volume Down button + Power
on button for 10 Sec. Now open device
manager, you wil find “android adb
interface” right click upgrade drivers and
lead it to a location of your
extracted drivers, do the same with other
devices you get with an exclamation icon.
(dont worry if you dont find other devices,
its fine)

9. In command prompt type “fastboot
devices” without quotes and hit enter.
10. You should see somethin
likexxxxxxxxxxxx fastboot devices

11. In the command prompt window, type
“fastboot flash recovery recovery.img”
without quotes and hit enter.

12. fastboot reboot

13. Done.
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13th November 2012, 02:02 AM   |  #15  
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Pls make a video of it coz we understand better that way plsss

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Prompt Restore Recovery


Now for all of you who have messed up your system recovery.
Follow the below step to Restore Recovery.
DO NOT TRY IF NOT SURE OF ANY STEP

1.Download jdk 32bit only from here

2.Android sdk from here

3.A87 drivers from here

4.Download the files from this link : Link

5.Extract the platform-tool file to c:\SDK (No sub folder in SDK)

6.Download recovery – recovery.img and put it on c:\SDK. Link

7.Open Command promt Or type cmd on RUN

8.go to c:\SDK using Dos command Line

9.Switch off the phone connect the data cable to the mobile press fast as possible volume Down button + Power on button for 10 Sec. Now open device manager, you wil find “android adb interface” right click upgrade drivers and lead it to a location of your extracted drivers, do the same with other devices you get with an exclamation icon. (dont worry if you dont find other devices, its fine)
In command prompt type “fastboot devices” without quotes and hit enter.

10.You should see something like

xxxxxxxxxxxx fastboot devices

11.In the command prompt window, type “fastboot flash recovery recovery.img” without quotes and hit enter.

You have Done .
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kp.nikhil

well if u want tweaks u can download pimp my rom and it helps alot... I've tried it and it works http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1908269

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This is indeed helpful
13th November 2012, 08:16 AM   |  #18  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kp.nikhil

well if u want tweaks u can download pimp my rom and it helps alot... I've tried it and it works http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1908269

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Unfortunately it fc every times. Can u provide your downloded apk by sending link as you mentioned it works for u.
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File Type: apk Pimp_my_Rom-alpha-preview-1.apk - [Click for QR Code] (455.5 KB, 134 views)
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Quote:
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Unfortunately it fc every times. Can u provide your downloded apk by sending link as you mentioned it works for u.

well, pmr has been updated now.... They have created an app now before it was a cwm zip... and before u install this u need to have init.d

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