How to Flash CyanogenMod 7.0.1 to HTC Incredible S

HTC Incredible SHTC Phones along with the combination of the Cyanogen Mod is one of the best combination for all the customization and also it provides visibly different experience altogether when it comes to the fresh look of the home screen as well as the icon sets which are being used in this Cyanogen Mod. Before proceeding with the procedure on how you can flash the Cyanogen Mod in your phone, you need to ensure that this procedure is only applicable for the htc Incredible S model and not for HTC Incredible or any other similar looking phones or else there is a high probability that you may end up bricking up the device.  So, let’s proceed and in the due course of this article we will see on how you can first gain the S-Off access as to update your HTC Incredible S with the CWM as without it you can’t proceed with the instructions to install the Clock Work Mod.

So, in the due course of this article we will see on how you can first Gain S-Off via the Alpha Rev X then followed by the installing the Radio on your HTC Incredible S and then installation of the Cyanogen Mod will be followed after the radio part. Follow all the instructions carefully which are mentioned below or else you will brick your device.

Please note that by following the below procedure you will be losing the warranty and also you will have to ensure that you follow each and every step carefully.

Note: Please note that you will have to reconfigure the APN settings after updating the firmware to access the data services and the Internet services as all the Internet APN settings will be reset. You will have to contact your Service provider to get more info on the APN Settings or alternatively you too can make a note of it. Not to forget also configure the MMS Settings or take down the MMS Settings as this too will need to be re configured after the rooting process. Also, we take no responsibility if you download the files and apply the below procedure to root your phone.

  • Arun

    Hi, The instructions are very clear.Thanks a lot. would be of great help.
    I just have a small doubt – Mine is a new Incredible S with a S ON feature, can this rooting work for me ?!
    Also while tryin to download the latest version of clockworkmod.. the link here didn’t lead to a file.. can you please update it to a new link ? Thanks a lot once again. :)

    • http://twitter.com/pradeepneela NeaL Pradeep

      yes it will work as it has S Off capability in it!

  • Ravindra B.C

    I have an HTC Is(vivo) version 2.3.3 bought in HK. I am an Indian user. When will I receive the gingerbread upgrade-along with Indians or wnen it will be received in HK? Will someone tell me for sure?

    • http://twitter.com/pradeepneela NeaL Pradeep

      THERE IS NO ETA FOR THE SAME, BUT WILL SOON UPDATE ONCE IT ARRIVES!

  • Mustafa

    Everything is clearly expressed, thanks for that but I couldn’t reach clockworkmod, “HDD DIED FILES LOST” is written on the site for downloading clockworkmod, is there a possible way to download it somehow, maybe from any other site?

    • http://twitter.com/pradeepneela NeaL Pradeep

      which version of fw you are on now?

      • ajit

        how do i upgrade to gingerbread i have htc incredible s

        • http://twitter.com/pradeepneela NeaL Pradeep

          hi ajit, you can follow the above insturctions to udpate the device with 2.3.7 Gignerbread!