The rook89 developer of the Framework has finally released the official version of Xposed for Android Nougat 7.0 / 7.1. The release comes after more than a year that Google has released the Nougat version. The release delay due to the number of changes made to the Android operating system and to the developer who works on the project only in his spare time. Now that everything is ready, let's see the procedure that lets you install Xposed for Android Nougat.
The official version of Xposed for Nougat running on almost all Android devices, the most advanced users are already trembling to be able to install it on their devices. Framework Xposed in s does little to improve the functionality of an Android device, but when it is associated with modules from other developers, it can be used to customize almost all aspects of a device.
Without wasting time, let's dive directly into the steps on how to install Xposed for Android Nougat 7.0 / 7.1.
- Make sure your Android device has root permissions with a custom recovey installed like TWRP.
- The Android device must be running Android 7.0 or Android 7.1.
- Huawei / Honor devices may present some compatibility issues
- Make a backup of all your data before proceeding with the steps. There is a high probability that the Android device enters a start-up cycle or the system applications start to give problems after the installation of the framework.
- Remember that many Xposed modules will need to be updated to work properly with Nougat.
- Even Magisk for Android may show some compatibility issues.
How to install Xposed for Android Nougat 7.0 – 7.1
Step 1: Download Xposed for Android Nougat and the APK below, then transfer both files to your Android device's internal memory.
Step 2: restart your Android device in TWRP or any other custom recovery you have installed on your device. It requires us to turn off the device and press the volume button and the power button.
Step 3: With your device in TWRP Recovery, tap installand select the zip installation file of Xposed frameworkthat you transferred to your device in the first step. Once the zip file is installed, restart your Android device.
The first start may take some time and there is the possibility that your Android device may enter into a cyclic restart. In this case, restart the device in recovery mode and flash the zip file to uninstall the framework.
Step 4: if your device was successfully started with Android OS, use a file manager of your choice and go to the folder where you transferred the Xposed framework installer APK. Proceed to install the application as if you were installing a normal application. If you see a prompt saying that unauthorized installation is not enabled, go to Settings and then press the switch Unknown origins from the Security menu.
You can verify that you have Xposed framework installed on your device by opening the Xposed application between the apps and switching to the app's framework section.
Remember that since this is the first version of Xposed framework for Nougat, it is possible to encounter some compatibility problems with third-party modules. However, these problems should be solved by the respective developers with regular updates in the coming days / weeks.
If you are having problems during the procedure to install Xposed for Android Nougat, release a comment and we will help you.
If you have root permissions on the device in this guide you will find how Xposed Framework updates Android via OTA on Android devices.