Install MoDaCo Custom ROM For Nexus 4 E960
Love customization with custom ROMs on your Nexus 4? Well! Here you can try the MoDaCo custom ROM for the Nexus 4 that is based on official build, you’ll feel like a stock ROM but with extra optimisations, tweaks and complimentary additions that improve your experience, it’s ultra reliable, thanks to senior XDA developer paulobrien.
MoDaCo is pre-rooted custom ROM and includes enhanced power menu and quick setting, it will not disable apps on boot, there’s legacy play store, browser and flash player because some people love to use them. The developer has patched the Google wallet, Google has remove syncing support for facebook but the developer also has modified the app and you can sync your phone to Facebook.
You can get Amazon and SlideMe app as pre-installed, it also includes Tweetdeck to make your twitter life easier, the MoDaCo ROM also includes Titanium backup app that lets you to make a backup of your apps, there are different UI options to try, if you use NFC, use the handy NFC enable option to on and off at screen, camera shutter sound has been disable, the stock launcher feature rotate support, Nova and Apex Launchers as options, the CyanogenMod T9 dialer app is also included and there’s much more to experience, so give MoDoCa ROM a try on your Nexus 4.
The below guide walks you through how to MoDoCa ROM for Nexus 4 E960. Your Nexus 4 should have unlocked bootloader and a custom recovery installed, check our this guide to install ClockworkMod recovery or this guide to install TWRP recovery and check this guide to unlock bootloader. All-in-toolkit is also available for the smartphone. Backup everything, 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 #1: Download the MoDoCa for Google Nexus 4 from here.
Step #2: Place zip file to your Nexus 4.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot the device into recovery mode, to do so reboot phone by holding down volume down and power buttons to enter in bootloader mode, there use volume keys to navigate and power button to select. Highlight the recovery option and enter in recovery mode with power button.
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 confirm the action.
Step #6: Perform full wipe, first select the wipe data/factory reset, and confirm on the next screen then select wipe cache and confirm on the next screen. In the end return to main menu, there select “advance”, then select wipe Dalvik Cache and confirm the action.
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. If you’re on TWRP recovery, select “install” and locate the ROM zip file.
Step #9: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot the smartphone.
Great! The MoDoCa custom ROM is now installed on your Nexus 4, you’re done! If you runs into any roadblock, holler in comment section.