egzthunder1 · Nov 23, 2010 at 12:00 pm

ClockworkMod Recovery Available for the G2

You may remember an article from last week, when we talked about Clockworkmod adapted for the Desire Z. XDA member Koush, who happens to be the creator of this very famous recovery has just released a version of his popular recovery image for the G2. If you come from older devices like the EVO, you will probably be thankful that this is now available. In case you are not familiar, CWM will allow you to preform a wide variety of actions.

If this is all you’ve been waiting for to root your G2, now its the time. Feel free to post some feedback in the thread.

Installation instructions:

  1. YOUR PHONE MUST ALREADY BE S-OFF. SEE THE OTHER THREADS IN THIS FORUM ON HOW TO DO THAT.
  2. I recommend getting on Wi-Fi.
  3. Download ROM Manager from the Market. You MUST have at least 2.5.0.6.
  4. Flash Recovery.
  5. Choose G2 as your phone.
  6. Accept the Superuser prompt.
  7. Use ROM Manager to create a Backup.
  8. Watch the backup go!

You can find more information in the recovery image thread.

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egzthunder1

egzthunder1 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I have been an active member of xda-developers since 2005 and have gone through various roles in my time here. I am Former Portal Administrator, and currently part of the administrator team while maintaining my writer status for the portal. In real life, I am a Chemical Engineer turned Realtor in the Miami area. View egzthunder1's posts and articles here.
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