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Google Nexus 4

HOWTO: BOOT INTO STOCK RECOVERY MODE

  1. Power off the Nexus 4. (see section below)
  2. Press and hold at the same time Volume Up, Volume Down and Power buttons.
  3. When you’re at the Bootloader / Fastboot main screen press Volume Up until the Start text turns to Recovery mode.
  4. Press Power to boot the Recovery Mode. Shortly you will see a green Android laid on its back with a red exclamation mark.
  5. Press and hold Power button and immediately press the Volume UP.
  6. This will open the Stock Recovery mode of your Nexus 4.

Thanks - http://www.android.gs/how-to-enter-google-nexus-4-recovery-mode/

HOWTO: POWER OFF DEVICE STUCK IN BOOT MODE

  • First hold down the power button and then hold down the down volume button
  • When the phone finally powers off keep holding both buttons down for a further ten seconds to avoid it restarting

HOWTO: INSTALL CYANOGENMOD

Instructions

Download TWRP

Download CM

Download Google Apps

HOWTO: INSTALL STOCK GOOGLE ROM FACTORY IMAGE

https://developers.google.com/android/nexus/images

sudo -i
fastboot devices
fastboot erase boot
fastboot erase cache
fastboot erase recovery
fastboot erase system
fastboot erase userdata
cd /path/to/Google/Factory_Images/Nexus_4/5.1.1/
tar -xzf occam-lmy47v-factory-b0c4eb3d.tgz 
cd occam-lmy47v/
./flash-all.sh

Google Nexus 5

XDA Link - http://forum.xda-developers.com/google-nexus-5/orig-development

LATEST: CYANOGENMOD 14.1 ANDROID 7.1

NORMAL

http://forum.xda-developers.com/google-nexus-5/orig-development/rom-cyanogenmod-14-nexus-5-t3467354

CAF

http://forum.xda-developers.com/google-nexus-5/orig-development/rom-cyanogenmod-14-nexus-5-t3447048

https://download.cyanogenmod.org/?device=hammerheadcaf

HOWTO: INSTALL STOCK GOOGLE ROM FACTORY IMAGE

https://developers.google.com/android/nexus/images#instructions

HOWTO: INSTALL CYANOGENMOD

Instructions

Download TWRP

Download CM

XDA

Download Google Apps

CM Changelog

HOWTO: ROOT: Without Wiping Data

YouTube tutorial

APK File download

XDA Forum thread

Some antivirus packages may see the APK as a threat.

This may work for other devices, but the forum thread runs to over five thousand posts you will need to check for yourself.

HOWTO: ROOT: After You Have Unlocked Boot Loader

  1. Download SuperSU for TWRP or CWM
  2. Power Off phone
  3. Hold down VOLUME DOWN + POWER
  4. In Nexus Boot Loader menu, press VOLUME DOWN until you see RECOVERY
  5. Press POWER button
  6. In CWM, choose Install ZIP, then ZIP From SDCARD
  7. Use VOLUME key to scroll until you see UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.65-20151226141550.zip
  8. Press POWER, scroll to YES, press POWER
  9. Go BACK
  10. REBOOT SYSTEM
  11. In app drawer, start SuperSU
  12. In app drawer, start Root Checker Basic, press GRANT
  13. Job, done!

HOWTO: ADD: Custom Ringtones

/Internal Storage/Ringtones

When placed here you custom ringtones will appear in Settings / Sound / Phone ringtone

HOWTO: ENABLE: Developer Mode

Settings --> About Phone --> Click on 'Build Number' ten times.

Developer options will now be visible under 'Settings'

HOWTO: HARDWARE: Replace Screen

Nice instructional video on replacing the screen & frame assembly.

Fixez.com

Google Pixel (sailfish) G-2PW4200

How to Unlock Bootloader

How to install LineageOS

LineageOS Downloads

GSM Arena

XDA

72 Hour Account Lockout

Pixel Lockout

Google Nexus 7 (2012) Tablet

AOSP

Latest Android 7.1.1

http://forum.xda-developers.com/nexus-7/development/rom-android-7-aosp-grouper-t3467514

http://forum.xda-developers.com/nexus-7

Cyanogenmod

ME370T WiFi (No 3G)

http://wiki.cyanogenmod.org/w/Grouper_Info

http://forum.xda-developers.com/nexus-7

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nexus_7_(2012_version)

https://wikidevi.com/wiki/Google_Nexus_7_(Gen_1,_Wi-Fi_only,_32_GB)

http://www.gsmarena.com/asus_google_nexus_7-4850.php

http://forum.xda-developers.com/wiki/ASUS_Nexus_7/ME370T

Skipsoft Android Toolkit (Windows)

ROM - Factory Original

http://www.skipsoft.net/?page_id=1074

3g -> tilapia (device) -> nakasig (ROMs from Google)
WiFi -> grouper (device) -> nakasi (ROMs from Google)  <-- this one

Nexus 7 WIFI 2012 (nakasi) – Android 4.4.4 (KTU84P) Fixed Download

Free Stuff

Play Store > Log In > Wait 20 minutes > Free Credit.

Google Wallet > Google Mastercard Prepaid Card > NFC Technology.

Videos > Transformers: Dark of the Moon.

Play Books > Bourne Dominion.

Camera App

Play Store > Search > Camera Launcher for Nexus 7.

Easter Egg

Settings > About Tablet > Android Version > Tap 3 Times > Jelly Bean > Tap for Game.

Changing Wallpaper

Tap and Hold an empty part of any Home screen.

Taking Screenshots

Hold down the Power and Volume Down buttons together.

Playing MKV Videos

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bsplayer.bspandroid.full&hl=en

Google Nexus 7 - 2013 - WiFi

Installing CyanogenMod