Assuming that you have rooted your Motorola Droid X, it’s now time to install the Clock Work Mod Recovery in your device. This article to install the Clockwork Mod recovery in your Motorola Droid X is in line with our constant efforts for the Android users to upgrade their phones with the custom ROMs along with the leaked versions of Ice cream sandwich which are taking the rounds across several forums and on various developer websites. The main reason to install this Clock Work Mod recovery is to empower your device to install the custom ROMs as without this recovery installation, one cannot install the custom ROM in their devices.
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So, let’s check out on how you can install the Clock Work Mod recovery in your device. Please note that this process will be requiring you to root the device and once the device is rooted, the warranty will get void. The only way to get back the lost warranty is by updating the Droid X with the Factory Firmware which too we have covered a detailed article on.
Procedure to Install Clock Work MOD Recovery in Motorola Droid X:
- Before proceeding, you first need to Root Motorola Droid X by following the corresponding instructions and then download Droid X Recovery Bootstrap APK file in your computer.
- After this, connect the device to the computer and copy this apk file to your phone or alternatively you can also copy this Droid 2 Recovery Bootstrap to the same folder as adb (the /platform-tools folder within the Android SDK folder).
- If you have copied the apk file directly in your phone then disconnect the phone from the computer and open the app to just follow the on screen instructions to install the Clock Work Mod recovery.
- If you have copied the file via adb then you need to open the terminal window in your computer to enter the below mentioned command.
adb push bootstrap-188.8.131.52-droid2.apk /system/app/
So, that’s it you have now successfully installed the Clock Work Mod recovery in your Motorola Droid X. Do let us know just in case if you face any issues as we will try our level best to sort out the same. Just in case if you are still unable to install the clock work mod recovery in your phone then you will have to check with the device rooting as this process of installing CWM needs rooted Droid X device.