Install CyanogenMod 10.1 for Galaxy Note 2 [Official Nightlies]
The CyanogenMod has been a one of best way to taste latest Android versions, this is the reason whenever mostly people think about a custom ROM, the CyanogenMod is the name that comes in mind firstly and luckily the Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean based CyanogenMod 10.1 nightly build has been arrived for you – Galaxy Note 2 owners.
The CyanogenMod 10.1 offers a lot of customization options to optimize the interface while adding all Android 4.2 features such as panorama photography mode in camera app, gesture-based keyboard app, improved Google Now app, better UI and more. Nightly build generates a new build daily automatically to bring up new improvements but it’s also important to note that it might also bring bugs.
Read on how to install CyanogenMod 10.1 nightly build for Galaxy Note 2. Make sure the ClockworkMod recovery is installed on your phablet, check out this guide to install ClockworkMod recovery and be sure to make a backup of your device data such as SMS, internet setting, contacts music files etc because the below procedure may wipe data, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use file expert app to backup apps.
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 #2: Transfer both zip files to the internal storage of device.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot the device into recovery mode, to do so reboot device by holding down volume up, home and power buttons.
Step #5: In recovery mode, create a nandroid backup of your current ROM, it’s important because if anything not work out that you expect from this ROM, you’ll be able to easily revert back to your current state. To create backup select “Backup and Restore”, and then select “Backup” again.
Step #6: Perform wipe, select the wipe data/factory reset, and confirm on the next screen.
Step #7: Return to main menu by selecting “Go Back”.
Step #8: Select “Install Zip from SD Card” then “Choose Zip from SD Card” and locate the downloaded ROM zip file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation.
Step #9: Once the ROM zip file is installed on your Galaxy Note, repeat the previous step and install the Google Apps package zip file in the same manner.
Step #10: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot device.
That’s it, optimize the CyanogenMod interface depending on your personal choice. If you’re experience any error during the installation, holler comment.