Install ClockworkMod Recovery for HTC Droid DNA – Guide
HTC Droid DNA is lucky due to unlockable bootloader, it’s getting the attention of Android development community fast like the ClockworkMod recovery has been arrived for the HTC Droid DNA, now you can install custom ROMs, perform backups, perform wipe and more. it’s early CWM build but everything seems to be working, however fonts are very small on high-resolution.
This guide shows you how to install ClockworkMod recovery on HTC Droid DNA. Make sure the bootloader of your HTC Droid DNA is unlocked, you can follow our this guide to unlock bootloader and also make sure USB drivers are installed on your computer, you can use HTC Sync to install them. On your phone, turn the USB Debugging on, to do so just tap Menu> Settings> Application> Development.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Download ClockworkMod Recovery (DNA.CWR6.img.zip) and Fastboot Package (fastboot.zip) from XDA to your PC.
Step #2: Unzip both .zip files, you’ll get a fastboot folder containing four files and a recovery folder containing DNA.CWR6.img file.
Step #3: Copy the DNA.CWR6.img file to the fastboot folder and then copy fastboot folder to C driver (C:\).
Step #4: Turn off your Droid DNA.
Step #5: Reboot phone by holding down volume down and power buttons, it will take you to bootloader mode, there use volume keys to navigate and power button to select. You need to select fastboot option to enter in fastboot mode.
Step #6: Plug phone to PC.
Step #7: Open up the command prompt that can be found under start menu>programs>accessories.
Step #8: Enter following commands to navigate to fastboot folder and to generate the serial number of your phone, if you get serial number, your phone is connect to PC properly, otherwise not:
Step #9: Now enter following commands to install CWM recovery:
fastboot flash recovery DNA.CWR6.img
Step #10: Once the installation is done, unplug the phone from PC and reboot it.
That’s it, the ClockworkMod recovery is now installed on your phone, to try it, turn off phone and reboot it by holding down volume down and power buttons, it will enter device in bootloader mode, there select recovery option to enter in recovery mode.