Root and install ClockWorkMod in Galaxy nexus

Preparation

  • Download File image custom recovery Clockwork Mod
  • Download ROOT For Galaxy Nexus

Don`t forget to backup your efs and SDcard partition data.

Root and Install CWM in Galaxy Nexus

  1. Turn off galaxy nexus
  2. press and hold Power + Volume[+] + Volume[-] buttons, the device will boot in fastboot mode.
  3. Connect the device to PC/laptop via USB
  4. Run ADB (read here how to install adb)
  5. Install all necessary driver
  6. Type command

    fastboot oem unlock

    The proccess take times to finish it. just wait with patience.

  7. When it`s done, now you`ll find that the bootloader already unlock
  8. copy the two files that you already download (SU.zip dan file.img) to ADB folder
  9. Turn off the device and boot in fastmode (like step 2)
  10. Install ClockWorkMod

    fastboot flash recovery recovery-clockwork-5.5.0.2-maguro.img

    or if you don`t want to flash custom recovery, type this

    fastboot boot recovery-clockwork-5.5.0.2-maguro.img

  11. After clockwordmod installed, reboot and boot to Clockworkmod through “Recovery Mode” menu.
  12. Copy file SU.zip to SDcard, type command:

    adb push su.zip /sdcard/

  13. At CWM, Select menu Install Zip from SDcard
  14. Then, select Choose Zip from SDcard
  15. Select SU.zip
  16. Reboot and done, now your device is already root.

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