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Changing fonts easily on your Android 4.0 ICS phone

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We’ve seen all types of tips, tricks and methods to make your Android device stand out from the rest of the pack. Some developers have provided us with means of improving our device’s performance, while others have made worlds collide by porting a certain device’s OS into another manufacturer’s phone. Today, we’re giving you a chance to make your Android device truly your own changing its font. Introducing LC Font Changer, developed by XDA-Developer leventccc. What this handy little tool does is to change your phone’s fronts to one of the several fonts packaged. LC Font Changer includes fonts like…

HTC One V: How to install ClockworkMod Touch Recovery

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Unlocking the bootloader is not enough for you to flash custom ROMs; you also need the help of custom recovery. Custom recovery is an essential tool if you plan to make backups and safely flash custom ROMs. Senior XDA Developers member vivekkalady was able to create a ClockworkMod Touch Recovery for your HTC One V. You can use this tool to create backups, restore your backup ROM, clear your mobile data, and flash custom ROMs to your mobile phone. What’s more is that it is touch-based, so you won’t need your phone’s physical buttons to interact with this tool. Read…

How to flash ClockworkMod Touch Recovery 5.8.1.3 for the Galaxy S2 T989

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If you’re fed up with your Android phone’s stock ROM, why not try flashing a custom ROM to your mobile phone? There are plenty of custom ROMs to choose from for your Samsung Galaxy S2 SGH-T989. ROMs such as CyanogenMod 9 or AOKP offer pure Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) for your mobile phone. You can also try the fast and beautifully designed skin of MIUI ROM. But, before you take your first step into flashing custom ROMs, we should make every flashing procedure safe by installing ClockworkMod Touch Recovery. This software is used to create backups, restore previous…

Samsung Galaxy Nexus SPH-L700 (Sprint): How to install TWRP Recovery 2.1

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TWRP Recovery for your phone is now available for Sprint Galaxy Nexus CDMA SPH-L700 devices, giving users an alternative to ClockworkMod Recovery. It functions more or less the same as ClockworkMod Recovery, giving you the ability to flash custom ROMs and kernels, but the TWRP Recovery is certainly no copycat. Sprint’s Galaxy Nexus SPH-L700 is still fresh from its release, but many users are already excited to tweak their devices. Giving the phone a decent custom recovery is the initial stepping stone to flash custom kernels and scripts and Team Win Recovery Project certainly didn’t waste any time. TWRP has…

HTC One X: How to install TWRP 2.1 Recovery

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Recovery is an indispensable tool for Android developers and enthusiasts. This tool can do vital stuff such as creating a backup and restoring your previous ROM on your Android phone. Recovery tools provide an escape route if ever developers face a dead end and serve as a lifesaver for a bricked phone. If you are planning to flash custom ROMs to your HTC One X, it would be wise to flash custom recovery such as TWRP 2.1 on your mobile phone. TWRP introduces a touch-based interface which lets you easily navigate and select commands on the Recovery menu. Read on…

HTC Rezound: How to install unofficial TWRP Touch Recovery 2.1

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Have you been waiting for a touch-based ClockworkMod Recovery to land on the HTC Rezound? If you are, then we’ve got great news for you.  The Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP), has released a touch-based recovery for the HTC Rezound. With a custom recovery installed on your Rezound, you’ll be able to flash ROMs and scripts conveniently. There is no need to press those Volume buttons to navigate when you can do so with the tips of your fingers. Aside from the functionality you’ll be enjoying, TWRP also has a cool interface. TWRP was originally developed for the Kindle Fire…

HTC One S: Installing official ClockworkMod Recovery

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For all you Android junkies who love flashing custom ROMs and tweaking your HTC One S phones, you’ll be thrilled to hear that the official ClockworkMod Recovery is finally here and ready to be installed to your mobile phone. The HTC One S is powered by a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and topped with HTC Sense 4.0 and is undoubtedly a powerful phone. But, why settle for less when you can make it even more powerful by flashing custom ROMs on your phone? That is where ClockworkMod Recovery comes into the picture. ClockworkMod Recovery…

HTC One S: Installing interim, unofficial ClockworkMod Touch Recovery

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ClockworkMod Recovery is an essential tool for both professional and wanna-be Android developers. This tool can be used to wipe data off your phone, create a backup of your ROM, and save your phone from getting bricked by restoring a backup ROM. Of course, flashaholics know that one of ClockworkMod Recovery’s best features is being able to flash custom ROMs and MODs that’ll boost your phone’s performance. These are just some of the extended features of ClockworkMod Recovery that you cannot find from a stock Recovery. If you own an HTC One S and you want to tweak your phone’s…

Installing ClockworkMod Recovery 5.0.2.7 for the Nitro HD P930 or Optimus LTE SU640

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Owners of the LG Nitro HD P930 and the LG Optimus LTE SU640 are in for a treat as these devices are reportedly getting ClockworkMod Recovery 5 sooner than you think. Users of rooted LG Nitro HD handsets who hope for a custom recovery on their device will finally get what they deserve. The guys at XDA-Developers have done it once again, and this time around their bringing ClockworkMod Recovery version 5.0.2.7 (CWM 5) to the Nitro HD and the Optimus LTE. LG’s recent contender in the smartphone race, the LG Nitro HD (and its international sibling, the LG Optimus…

Rooting for dummies: A beginner’s guide to rooting your Android device

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Rooting your Android phone is a term that you are bound to come across at some point or another while learning how to optimize your Android device. With millions of new Android owners cropping up each month, we decided to give a basic introduction into the world of rooting and to let you decide if it’s something you’d like to do. Towards the end of the article, you will find links to all rooting guides that we have here on Android Authority. See Also: 6 benefits to rooting your Android device What is rooting? Rooting is the process by which…