How To Root And Flash CWM Recovery On HTC First

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How To Root And Flash CWM Recovery On HTC First

HTC First is a mid range smartphone from HTC with Facebook Home integrated, is have 720p 4.3″ Display, 1.4 Ghz Dual Core CPU, 1 GB RAM, 16 GB Internal Storage, 5 MegaPixel Camera and Android Jellybean. So If we want to root this device and get root permissions to customize it so before that first we should have to Flash a custom Recovery. Get ready to Root And Flash CWM Recovery On HTC First.

Before You Begin: (must do)
1. You should have to unlock the bootloader first. go to:
2. Drivers must be properly installed on your PC if not go to: HTC USB Drivers

1. Recovery.img

Flashing CWM Recovery:
1. Download all of the above files.
2. Extract the folder. Move the recovery…….img file to the fastboot folder.
3. Turn Off your device, Turn it on in HBoot mode by pressing Volume Down + Power Button, for some time, your phone will start in HBoot mode, (for navigation press Volume UP/Down, for clicking press Power Button). Now in HBoot Mode click on Fastboot.
4. Connect your phone to PC via USB Cable.
5. Hold Shift and Right Click on the Fastboot folder and click Open Command Window Here.
6. In Command window type the following code: 

fastboot erase cache

Then type the following code:

fastboot flash recovery recovery-clockwork-

7. Recovery will be Flashed. Then Reboot your system.

Rooting HTC First:
1. Now move the file to your internal storage of your HTC First
2. Reboot your phone into HBoot by pressing Volume Down + Power Button.
3. In HBoot Menu click on Recovery, You phone will start in Recovery Mode.
4. In Recovery Mode click Install zip from sdcard > Choose zip from sdcard then find the file where you puted it before, click that then click Yes, and Your phone will be rooted
5. Just Restart your Phone.

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CWM Recovery · How to Root Android · HTC · HTC


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