ClockworkMod recovery is most popular custom recovery for Android devices, it allows you to install custom ROMs, mods, tweaks, and more, you can also take a backup of existing ROM, wipe the complete device, but in recovery mode you have to use physical keys to navigate and select menus, but if you own a HTC Vivid, get rid of physical keys and install touch-based ClockworkMod recovery on HTC Vivid, thanks to XDA developer “cruzin_cruzing”.
ClockworkMod touc recovery allows you use touch controls on your device in recovery, see below guide to install it on your device. Before you start installation, first keep in mind that bootloader of device must be unlocked and USB drivers should also be installed on your computer, you can use HTC Sync Software to install drivers.
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Step #2: Unzip the downloaded fastboot file into C:\ on your PC and then copy the downloaded recovery img into fastboot folder too.
Step #3: Open terminal or command prompt.
Step #4: Turn the phone off and reboot into download mode by hold down Volume Down key + Power button, in bootloader mode use Volume keys to navigate and Power button to select menu and select Fastboot from the bootloader menu.
Step #5: In fastboot mode, connect the device to PC using USB cable.
Step #6: To make sure you’ve connected device successfully, following command on command prompt, it’ll show serial number of phone.
Step #7: Enter following command to start installation:
fastboot flash recovery nameofrecoveryfile.img
Step #8: Once the installation is done, enter following command to reboot device:
That’s it you’ve installed, to boot the device into recovery mode, turn the phone off and reboot into download mode by hold down Volume Down key + Power button, in bootloader mode select Recovery from the menu and once the red warning triangle appear, press Volume Up and Power simultaneously. Enjoy!
Credited Via: XDA
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