With this we guide you to how install ClockworkMod Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017). Custom recovery such as ClockworkMod allows you to flash third-party packages that include custom ROMs and system-level themes. Moreover, ClockworkMod Recovery allows you to perform functions that are otherwise impossible in the official recovery. With CWM it is also possible to obtain the permits of rootsu Galaxy A7 (2017).
Given that Nougat is not yet available for this phone, you can try to find the Android 7.0 Nougat ROM for your device and flash it. ClockworkMod Recovery can be easily installed on the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) with official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware using the guide below. Please be aware that this tutorial is not firmware dependent and will work with future Android updates, such as the upcoming Android 7.0 Nougat firmware.
A custom recovery like ClockworkMod allows you to install custom ROMs, root permissions on the Galaxy A7 (2017), create Nandroid backups or restore most phones, and you can easily install system tweak. Be sure to back up all data before trying this guide, because it may lose all data if something goes wrong.
ClockworkMod Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
This CWM Recovery will allow you to install custom ROMs, advanced options such as formatting the system partition, making backups, etc. To install CWM Recovery on your phone, continue reading this guide.
Our guide explains how to install the custom ClockworkMod recovery on Galaxy A7 (2017) A720F. Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) has a huge list of custom ROMs and most of them are installed via CWM or TWRP recovery. Android 7.0 Nougatsar will soon be officially released by Samsung, but in the meantime, any custom ROM that is released will be installable on your phone with ClockworkMod Recovery.
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) – USB driver
You will need to connect your Android phone to your computer. For this, make sure you have installed the USB drivers for the Galaxy A7 (2017) correctly. Otherwise, you can download the latest official drivers here:
Download Samsung USB Drivers
How to install CWM Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
We have created a step-by-step guide on how to install CWM Recovery on Galaxy A7 (2017). If you're used to installing official updates via ODIN on Samsung Galaxy devices, then this shouldn't be a problem for you.
- This recovery procedure only for the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017).
- Make sure you back up all the data on your phone before proceeding.
- This guide to install CWM Recovery works with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and with all future Android updates.
- Go to Settings> Device Info on your Galaxy A7 (2017) and check the model.
Step 1 – Download the ClockworkMod Recovery package for your Galaxy A7 (2017) from the link below.
NOTE: Make sure you download the file for the correct variant. Check the model number from Settings> About phone.
Step2 – Download ODIN v3.09 which will help you install CWM Recovery on Galaxy A7 (2017).
Step3 – Turn the phone off. Now go in DownloadMode. Such as? Pressing and holding Volume down + Home buttons together, and then press the power button until you see the Android robot appear and a triangle. Press again to be able to enter DownloadMode.
Step4 – Make sure you have the Galaxy A7 USB drivers (2017) installed on your computer.
step5 – Open ODIN on the computer. Connect the phone to the computer while the phone is on DownloadMode.
STEP6 – If the phone is successfully connected, the box ID: COMdiventer yellow with the number of the COM port. This step may take some time.
Passo7 – Now select the following file that you need to flash / install on your phone. This file is the one I extracted in Step 1.
- Click on PDA / AP and select the CWM package file downloaded in Step 1 for the phone.
Step 8 – In ODIN, check the Auto Reboot box and F. Reset Time if they are not already.
Step 9 – Now click on the button Start in ODIN. The installation process will begin and it will take a couple of minutes to complete.
Passo10 – Once the installation is complete, the phone will restart in Recovery Mode automatically and install the root / file package. The boxID: COM will turn green.
Step 11 – When you see the home screen, disconnect the phone from the computer. This is all! It has now been flashatoClockworkMod Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A7. To enter Recovery Mode, turn off the phone and hold down the Home + volume Up key and press the power button for about 5 seconds to enter Recovery Mode.
Now that you've installed ClockworkMod Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A7, you can flash third-party packages that include custom ROMs and system-level themes, or you can get root permissions.