Install CyanogenMod 10.1 Nightlies for Nexus 10 – official nightly build
The CynogenMod is one of best custom ROM for Android devices available around the world you can come up with, there are numerous customization options in the CyanogenMod that allow you to optimize the interface of your Android device while it also offers useful apps such as Apollo music player, awesome file manager, etc.
The CyanogenMod 10.1 is now available for the Nexus 10, it’s CyanogenMod 10 nightly build, for unfamiliar nightly builds generate a new build daily automatically to keep you updated with new features but it’s important to note that it might also bring bugs.
Read on how to install CyanogenMod 10.1 nightly build on Nexus 10, make sure the bootloader of your tablet is unlocked and a custom recovery is installed, check our this guide to unlock bootloader and this guide to install ClockworkMod recovery or this guide to install TWRP recovery. You should back up everything, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use file expert app to backup apps, though the APN setting automatically restored from network, it make mobile date work, but if it doesn’t happen to you, restore it manually, you can use APN app to do so.
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 downloaded files to your tablet.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot the device into recovery mode by holding down volume up, volume down and power buttons, first you’ll enter in fastboot mode, there select recovery option to enter in recovery mode.
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. If you’re on TWRP recovery, select backup and slide to blue to button to confirm action.
Step #6: Perform wipe, select the wipe data/factory reset, and confirm on the next screen, if you’re on TWRP, select wipe and then select factory reset.
Step #7: Return to main menu by selecting “Go Back”.
Step #8: Select “Install” and locate the downloaded ROM file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation.
Step #9: Once again repeat the previous step and install the Google Apps package in the same manner.
Step #10: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot the tablet.
That’s it, the CyanogenMod 10.1 nightly build is now installed on your Nexus 10 tablet, if you experience any error during installation, holler comment.