Install ClockworkMod Recovery On Photon 4G Via Bootstrap Recovery

We have confirmation that the Bootstrap custom recovery app is working for the Motorola Photon 4G Android phone. The Photon 4G was only recently rooted, and thanks to efforts of developers over at XDA, especially those who worked on making Bootstrap working on the Droid X2, the Photon 4G has successfully managed to run the ClockworkMod custom recovery without any issues at all. The APK – as are all the bootstrap recoveries built into – is a direct pull from the Droid X2 and according to bane449 who put his device up for testing, and according to the feedback on the forums, this seems to work as it should. Read More

How To Install ClockworkMod Recovery On Viewsonic Viewpad 7

It’s been a while that the Viewsonic Viewpad 7 has been rooted with SuperOneclick. While you may have your device rooted, you need to have a custom recovery running on the device, but that requires an alternative recovery partition. Luckily, XDA-Developers forum member lakehousetech has come up with a nifty little tutorial on how to go about that. Read More

FreeXperia Custom Recovery For Sony Ericsson Xperia Neo

The Xperia Neo has been unlocked and rooted for quite a while now, yet a custom recovery was nowhere to be seen. A rooted Android device without a custom recovery is almost handicapped. Lucky for Xperia Neo owners, XDA-Developers forum member Bin4ry has recently managed to run a custom recovery based on ClockworkMod recovery and named FreeXperia ClockworkMod Recovery on the Xperia Neo. This should see a boost in custom ROMs and mods based on flashable zip packages.

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Root & Install Recovery Automatically On Asus Transformer [Android 3.1]

Earlier we covered a guide on rooting and installing ClockworkMod the Asus Transformer Honecyomb Tablet running Android 3.1 (, and while that worked, there were people who were having trouble with the method employed. Automated rooting or ClockworkMod recovery installation’s aren’t something new to hit the Android devices, but the Transformer was missing such a tool. Yes, ‘was’, because XDA-Developers forum member brk has just developed and released a Batch Script that not only lets you root the Transformer but gives you plenty of other options including unrooting your device. Read More

Install ClockworkMod Recovery On T-Mobile Sidekick 4G

The T-Mobile Sidekick 4G by Samsung is the successor to the original Sidekick and it has the specs to prove it, not just the timeline. Sporting the same Hummingbird chipset as found in most of the Samsung Galaxy S series of devices, the Sidekick 4G has a lot of potential that is left to be unleashed, and that of course comes with root access and a custom recovery installed. If you have your device already rooted, you should consider installing the ClockworkMod recovery that has just been released for this device and if you haven't been living under a rock all this time, you would have heard the praise going around for the famous ClockworkMod Recovery. Read More

LG Optimus Black Custom Android ROM Available For Download [Nova Version 1]

LG Optimus Black, the thinnest Smartphone so far, hasn’t been able to draw much developer attention due to it’s availability in certain geographic locations. However the developers who already own this Android phone, are already in the process of cooking delicious ROMs after Root and ClockworkMod Recovery made their way to this handset. The first custom ROM for LG Optimus Black is now available and is called Nova Version 1. We really don’t know the logic behind this name, but as far as you flash this one to get rid of the crappy LG firmware onboard, it seriously doesn’t matter. The ROM comes from senior XDA member Noejn and according to him, the ROM is in a beta stage, but is pretty much stable with major functions and features working without major flaws and glitches. The ROM comes with a experimental kernel, which gives you EXT4 Support along with SLQB and tweaks like MinMax governor plus TinyRCU. Read More

Install ClockworkMod Recovery On LG Optimus Black P970 [How To]

Earlier we covered a guide on rooting the Optimus Black via Gingerbreak and while rooting may seem enough to most Android users, no Android device is truly rooted without a custom recovery installed. Now when it comes to custom recoveries, there is no matching the ClockworkMod recovery, and this is the recovery we will be installing on the Optimus Black. Read More

Install ClockworkMod Recovery On Samsung Mesmerize i500 [How To]

What good is a rooted Samsung Mesmerize if you don’t have ClockworkMod recovery installed on it. With a simple root, you’re nowhere at getting the taste of Custom ROMs, kernels and you’re certainly far away from the comfort of flashing unsigned zip files with ease. Android Forum’s forum member ifruit6 tells us how to get the most famous custom recovery on your phone.

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One Click Root And Recovery For All Nexus S Models [Windows Only]

Earlier we covered a One Click Root for the Nexus S via Superbot. While that was convenient that tool was proving to be unsuccessful for some users and there was a need for an updated tool. XDA-Developers forum member Borky_16 has released an easy root tool for all your Nexus S users, which not only roots your device, but allows you to install ClockworkMod recovery on it in one go as well! That is pure awesomeness for an awesome phone. Read More

Root & Install ClockworkMod Recovery On Asus Transformer–Honeycomb 3.1

For those of you who updated the Asus Eee Pad Transformer to Android 3.1 via the OTA, the rooting procedure has changed just a bit on Android 3.1. While there are pre-rooted Honeycomb 3.1 ROMs out there for the Transformer, a lot of people like to keep their devices close to stock as possible and the Transformer is one device that looks and functions wonderfully with a stock firmware. However, stock or not, root access is not something people can go without these days. Read More

How To Install ClockworkMod Recovery On Motorola Atrix 4G

With the bootloader unlocked on the Atrix 4G just a while back, it is no surprise to see efforts being made to port the much famous ClockworkMod recovery to the device. Guess what, those efforts have finally been fruitful with an early version of ClockwrokMod recovery being released by XDA-Developers forum member tenfar. Read More

How To Install ClockworkMod Recovery On Samsung Droid Charge

Earlier we covered a guide on rooting the Droid Charge which opened up a world of options for the device. So where there’s root, there’s a custom recovery and what better recovery to have on your phone than the famous ClockworkMod recovery. With this in place, you will be able to quickly flash custom ROMs, kernels, and other packages packed in the .zip format. ClockworkMod has now been made available for the Droid Charge but quite a few glitches remain to it. More on it and how to install it on your device, after the break. Read More

Install Test Version Of ClockworkMod Recovery For T-Mobile LG G2X

With the T-Mobile G2X being rooted, work is underway for porting the much famous ClockworkMod custom recovery to the device. The effort hasn’t been in vain with XDA-Developers member ctso releasing the test version for people willing to test it our on their devices. However there’s a catch; the method used to install the recovery onto the G2X is so far only Linux based, but we can be sure that Windows and Mac methods would soon follow. For more on the ClockworkMod recovery and how to install it on the G2X, read on! Read More

How To Install ClockworkMod Recovery 3 On LG Optimus 2X

The ClockworkMod Recovery has become the backbone for almost all Android devices out there. From flashing custom ROMs to taking NANDroid backups, ClockworkMod is not optional anymore. However this recovery has not been rolled out for a few devices, which includes the likes of the LG Optimus 2X. However, Optimus 2X owners should not be dismayed anymore thanks to XDA-Developers forum member paulobrien, who has come up with a Beta version of ClockworkMod recovery image for this device. For more on the recovery and how to install it, read on! Read More

How To Root & Install ClockworkMod Recovery on LG Optimus One

Its becoming a trend for hard core Android fans to feel at ease only after their device has been rooted along with a custom recovery flashed and if you’re looking for a way to customize your LG Optimus One to take it a little further than what its stock options offer, we are going to show you how to root your device and flash ClockworkMod recovery to it. Read More