The wait is over now , official clockworkmode (CWM ) Recovery for the HTC’s latest smartphone HTC One X is now here . Clockworkmod recovery will let you install custom ROM on your devices and allows you hack your device to increase performance of the Device . There was an unofficial version of CWM available for HTC One X which was being used to install custom ROM’s On HTC One X .


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Pre-Installation Requirements to install CWM on HTC One X

  • You need to have HTC One X with unlocked bootloader . to unlock bootloader on HTC One X go to official HTC Dev website → here.
  • You have to Enable USB Debugging on your tablet. To do this you have to go to development option in your application setting
  • Make sure that your smartphone has a charge of at least 60%, I would recommend you charge at least 90% to be safe .

Steps to install

  1. Make sure you have ADB installed on your computer .
  2. You need to Download the on your computer first .Then, extract the zip file and you will get the fastboot folder.
  3. Now after that download the recovery-clockwork-touch-  file on your computer.
  4. Move the recovery-clockwork-touch- file to the fastboot folder . Now you will have 5 files in the fastboot folder . Like this in the screenshot below :
  5. Now you have to go in fastboot mode , To Go to fastboot mode Turn off your HTC One X  , Now Press and hold the Volume down + Power button .  Then select fastboot mode from there using the volume buttons to navigate and power button to select .
  6. Connect the Your HTC One X to your Computer.
  7. Go to command prompt : Start> Accessories> command prompt. and navigate to where you extracted fastboot with “cd” . In my case it is c drive .

    cd fastboot
    fastboot flash recovery recovery-clockwork-touch-

Once installations is complete , type fastboot reboot on command prompt to reboot your HTC ONE X . You’ve flashed the recovery on your HTC One X ,  and now you install custom ROMs on you device.

source : xda