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Presents the Official

MIUI Latest
This is a community support ROM only!
The developers do not provide much support for this ROM on these forums
Support is mostly provided on forums.MIUI.us
New release come every Friday.
If you haven't heard about this ROM yet then check out the videos in the 2nd post to see it in action!
This is an excellent ROM if for no other reason than it introduces the first non-CyanogenMod/carrier/manufacturer framework overhaul of Android 2.3. and boy what an overhaul.
Changes from base ROM
Removed: MIUI App Sharing | MIUI OTA Updater | MIUI Bootscreen | SIM Toolkit

Added: Custom Bootscreen | English Translations | Google Maps | Google Voice Search | MIUI.us Forum app

If you want ADW.Launcher or LauncherPro install them from Market.
Proceed To Download

Download It Here


Change Log:

Weekly Changelog:
Click here for changelog done via StiffSpliff



**In the Download App, please open and select default to download via 3G as well, not the default WiFi setting.**
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MIUI for Beginners

Source: http://en.miui.com/a-10.html

Already flashed MIUI ROM? OK, pick up your phone now, let’s start our happy journey of MIUI ROM.

The first step: selecting apps

Various apps will greatly enrich your cell phone, so firstly let’s select the apps to your taste. Use the Android Market and download what you would like. If you are using a backup app and restoring apps from a previous ROM, only restore the apps and not the data. Otherwise that will create a lot of force close issues.


Tip: How to copy files from the computer to the phone? First connect your phone to your computer via data cable, pull down the notification panel from the top of the phone, click “USB connected”, and then click "Turn on USB storage”.

After copying, do not forget to select the option of “Turn off USB storage”, otherwise "File Manager” in the phone will not be able to find the sd card, as it is being occupied by the computer.

Now I have a lot of apps, how to put them in order?

All apps successfully installed are listed on the desktop, however, they may not be in the order you want, how to put them in order?


Long press an app icon and then you may move it freely. When it is moved to the screen border, the screen will automatically switch to the next screen.

How to add a screen? Use two fingers to pinch on the desktop to enter screen thumbnail mode. Then you may add or delete screens.

How to delete an app? Long press the app icon you want to delete, drag it on top of the trash box and click OK to delete it.

The second step: let's make your phone different.

A phone without style is nothing remarkable, so let’s make your phone different!


Changing wallpaper: Click Menu button on the desktop, select “Change Wallpaper” to replace the wallpaper. In addition to the existing wallpaper in the phone, thousands of pieces of wallpaper are also available online.
Changing theme: Themes make great changes to your interface style. Click “Theme Manager” on the desktop to select the theme you like. Also, more online themes are available online.

Selecting ringtones and more: click “Settings” on the desktop to set call and notification ringtones. In “Personalization” under “Personal” tab, you may find more options.

The third step: it’s time for some advanced techniques!

Well, you are no longer a beginner now, so let’s learn some advanced techniques.



Adding widgets on the desktop: press the Menu button on the desktop, select "Edit Mode", and then click the icon on the upper right corner to access the interface of “Add Widgets”. Choose your favorite widget on the top, and then drag it to the screen below.

Using folders to manage desktop apps: in the interface of “Add Widgets”, drag [Folder] to the desktop. You may drag multiple apps into folders to classify them. After opening the folder, you may click the edit icon in the upper left corner to rename the folder.

Using toggles panel to improve efficiency: drag the notification panel down from the top, click "Toggles" to go to the toggles panel (It goes to the toggles panel in default of notice.) On the panel are listed the most commonly used toggles, you may click to quickly enable or disable a toggle. Long press on the icon will launch the settings for that icon.

Guest mode: enable the “Guest Mode” toggle in the panel, and your calls and text messages logs will be hidden, and all installed applications cannot be removed. You may have a try when you need to show your phone to guests or children.

Importing contacts or binding accounts: you may use some apps to import a batch of contacts, or bind Google account directly in "Settings"> "Personal"> "Accounts & Sync Settings" to sync contacts at any time.
How to print screens? Press "Menu" key and "Volume Down" key at the same time to print a screen. The printed image is saved in the directory of MIUI in the SD card.

How to copy files from the computer without using the data cable? In case of a Wi-Fi connection, enter “File Manager” on the desktop, select the tab of "Remote Administration" to start the service, and then you will get an address. Enter the given address on the computer, then you may copy files without using a data cable!

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Core Features

MIUI HOME

Two-layer shortcuts and program icons are integrated into one-layer desktop.
Long press on an icon to enter edit mode, open Widgets and drag it to the target screen.
Drag the app you want to uninstall to the top of the trash box to delete it.
Eight kinds of flipping screens effects are available with gorgeous animations.



T9 dialer

T9 dialer is applied for smart dialing. It supports searching by contact name and phone number, and the results are listed according to contact frequency.
The default setting is to forbid any third-party app to monitor users’ calls.
Currently, there are 230301 attribution logs. The attribution data will be updated continuously, codes of foreign countries are supported as well.



SMS

Compared with native Android system, 7 major optimizations on SMS are made:
Adding contacts in short messages;
Adding names in group sending messages and automatically adding the names to Contacts;
Easier taking of numbers, urls and email addresses from short messages;
Optimization on mobile newspaper reading;
Collection of important messages;
Recommended messages for holidays;
Quick reply and view window.



Contacts

Quick location of contacts;
Faster to add new contacts;
Contacts group management supported;
Contacts' large images supported.



Themes

The third edition UI loading engine makes it faster and easier to change themes;
Partial theme customs are more flexible and comprehensive. Rich online wallpapers, ringtones, fonts and so on are available.



Camera

Faster loading speed enables you to take photos immediately.
More professional modes such as continuous shooting, timing and special effects supported.



Gallery

Faster picture browsing speed than that of native Android system;
Brand new view mode supports to view the pictures by folder path.



Music

Simultaneous enjoying and downloading massive online music. Music chart live playing and bulk downloads supported;
Automatic connection of lyrics and album covers. ID3 information editing supported;
Changing songs by swinging the phone and sleep mode supported.



Notifications

After pulling Notifications and Toggles panel down, changing panels by sliding the screen supported.



MIUI apps

File Manager, Traffic Monitor, Backup, Notes, and Torch.




Tips & Tricks


Long Press:Long press on the icon in Toggles will launch the settings for that icon.

Screen Shot:Press "Menu" key and "Volume Down" key at the same time to print a screen. The printed image is saved in the directory of MIUI in the sd card.

Hold HomePress Home key at the first screen, you may preview screen thumbnails and add or move screens.

Delete Message or Call Log : Slide from left to right to quickly delete a message or a call log.

Edit Mode : You may hold down an icon by one hand to enter Edit Mode, and then use the other hand to slide the screen to move the icon to the target screen.

Call Activated : Your phone will vibrate when a call gets through.

Activate Music from Lockscreen : Double tap the time zone to launch the Music Player when the screen is locked.

Quick SMS/Phone Launch : In the lockscreen, hold down the icon of Call or SMS, and you can enter the responding program.

Quick Launch Torch : Hold down Home key to quickly enable the torch when the screen is locked.

Quick Launch Contact Options : Click the contact image in Calls, SMS and Contacts, shortcut menus will pop up.

Long Press Search : Long press on Search button will launch search via voice recognition.

Recovery Reboot : Click menu in “System Update” to reboot and enter recovery.

% for Battery : The battery will display the percentage of left battery capacity by Settings>System>Battery>Notification Indicator Style>Percentage.

Running Apps List : Long press on the Home button can go to “Program Manager”. Click the “Clear up” button at the bottom left to clear the extra processes in memory. And the system will inform you of the released memory and current available memory.
Note: System processes will not be cleared so as to ensure the normal running of the system.

IP Calling : . How to set IP dialing?
MIUI ROM can add an IP prefix for the called number in a strange land. You may set it in Settings>Common>Calls.
You may also long press the contact item before dialing, and choose “Make IP calls” in the pop-up menu.

Reject Call : When you are not available to answer the phone, you may slide up the panel to reject the call and to send a message to the caller at the same time.

Custom Ringtones : . How to set custom ringtones?
Put media files into the Media/Audio/ringtones directory in the SD card, (If there is none of this directory, please create one manually) and then select in Sounds in Settings.
Note: there are three directories under Audio, corresponding to the following tones:
notifications--notification ringtones
ringtones--incoming call ringtones
alarms--alarming ringtones
Supported formats: MP3, WMA, WAV, Midi, etc.

Important SMS : As for those important messages you want to add to your favorites, you may long press the message in the pop-up menu and select "Favorites". You may switch to "Favorites" tab in the main SMS interface to view collected messages.

Quick Delete SMS : How to quickly delete items?
You may slide from left to right on the item and click on the red "Delete" button when it appears.

Tether : How can I share my network to the PC or other terminals?
Firmware of Android 2.2 and above support the sharing of mobile phones to other Internet terminal in the following method:
Go to "Settings" -> "System" -> "Share mobile network", you may choose to share the Internet connection by USB tethering or setting up portable Wi-Fi hotspot.
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MIUI guide
Downloading flashing tools and ROM pack

Download necessary files to prepare for flashing MIUI ROM



STEP ONE

Download the latest MIUI ROM installation package



Make sure you get your Latest English Language Packs



If you have downloaded the latest installation pack, there will be no need to download it again.



STEP TWO

Download ROM-flashing tools Download Now (Size: 6.2MB)



Prepare a MicroSD/TF card with more than 100M free space.

Unzip HD2_Tools.zip onto the computer desktop and copy all files in the directory of “files needed to be copied to SD card” in tools to the root directory of your SD card.



STEP THREE

Don’t unzip MIUI_ROM installation package, copy it into the root directory of your SD card. The final SD card root directory includes the files shown in the picture below.



Folder Image





Note:

Please temporarily turn off such security tools as anti-virus software and so on.



Unlocking HD2

Check if your phone is unlocked, operate on the phone

Turn off the phone. At the same time, hold down VOLUME DOWN and POWER until the tri-color screen appears (see picture)

If the second line of the text (starting with SPL) on the screen is followed by the version number of HSPL, it means that your phone has been unlocked.









Operate on the computer

Connect the phone to the computer with the USB cable

Run HSPL2_RUN.exe , in the flashing tools, click "NEXT". If Windows User Account Control prompt appears many times, always click "Yes (Y)"

Select "2.08.HSPL"from the drop-down box, click "NEXT".





Wait a while until the phone screen appears "We Hacked it!". It means that you have unlocked successfully!

When the alert "Do you see we hacked it on the device?" pops up, click "Yes (Y)" to exit HSPL2.







Check if unlocked, operate on the phone

Turn off the phone. At the same time, hold down VOLUME DOWN and POWER until the tri-color screen appears (see the picture below). If you have entered the tri-color screen, you may ignore this step.

If the second line of the text (starting with SPL) on the screen is followed by the version number of HSPL, it means that your phone has been unlocked.


Installing MAGLDR guide

Preparation: Install MAGLDR guide to prepare for the injection of Android Recovery



STEP ONE

Operate on the computer

Make sure your phone is still attached to the computer with the USB cable and under three-color screen mode.

Run MAGLDR111\ROMUpdateUtility.exe。







Check "I understand .." in the first interface and then click Next. Check "I completed the.." in the next interface and then click Next.

When "Update" button appears, click "Update", and always click NEXT to start flashing guide.

Wait for the interface of "Congratulations!" and "Finish" button, click "Finish" to succeed!







STEP TWO

Success verification: operate on the phone

Check whether your phone has entered the following interface (MAGLDR guiding interface), if not, please first shut your phone down, then hold POWER to reboot (do not let go).





Unlocking HD2

Preparation: Unlock HD2 to change system kernel.



STEP ONE



Operate on the phone

In MAGLDR main interface, select the first item "4.USB Flasher" (use VOLUME to select, and DIAL to confirm)

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Operate on the computer

Run Recovery\DAF.exe in the flashing tools, always click "NEXT". If Windows User Account Control prompt appears many times, click "Yes (Y)".

When "Waiting for USB connection…" appears on the screen, it means that Recovery is being injected.




The appearance of "Congralutions! …" means the it has completed! Click Next to exit.





Success verification: operate on the phone

At this moment, your phone is back to MAGLDR main interface, select the first item "1.Boot AD SD" (use VOLUME to select, and DIAL to confirm)

Later ClockMod Recovery (below) appears on the phone (as shown in the following picture), it means that this step is successful!




Injecting MIUI ROM
Inject MIUI ROM into your phone through Recovery.

Make sure the phone has entered the Recovery menu, if not, please refer to the last section in the previous step.

Operate on the phone
In the Recovery menu, enter "install zip from sdcard" (use VOLUME to select, and DIAL to confirm) , then go to"choose zip from sdcard"
Choose to enter MIUI ROM installation package copied into the root directory of SD card in the first step. Choose the option started with “Yes" in the next screen.
Now the ROM flashing begins!




When the alert "Install from sdcard complete." appears on the screen, it means the flashing has been completed.
Press POWER to return to the Recovery root menu, select "reboot system now", and press DIAL to confirm.




WELCOME TO THE MIUI FAMILY
If you see the following image after rebooting, it means you have flashed MIUI ROM successfully.

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what is that? it look like magic festival nice
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Good job on the rom guys Best wishes to all the devs working on this for the HD2.

-Bryan
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Has this been tested with cLK? Sorry just figured it would be asked eventually. If I didnt need my phone tomorrow morning I would just try it myself.
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wow geat job Guys
one of the best thread setups ive seen for a rom
oh wait so how do i install this rom
just joking around

but ya know its gonna happen
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Can't download ROM flashing tools --- Error (403)?!?!?
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Everyone please vote THANKS to MUIS-US for making comprehensive tutorial installing Android from the scratch!

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