How to Update HTC Desire HD Smartphone to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean CyanogenMod 10 Custom Firmware - TechCrot

How to Update HTC Desire HD Smartphone to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean CyanogenMod 10 Custom Firmware

Friday, 17 May 2013, 10:32 | HTC Desire HD | 0 Comment | 6794 Views
by Falakhul Asyhar

HTC has recently announced that they’ve dropped their plans of releasing Android 4.0 ICS for HTC Desire HD. Earlier this yr, HTC posted an inventory online which stated that HTC Desire HD can be one of many Android phones which might obtain the official Android 4.zero ICS software program update. But that isn’t the case. Let’s overlook ICS and transfer to the subsequent level – Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

As you proceed studying beneath, we will guide you through the process of learn how to set up CM10 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean (JellyTime ROM) on HTC Desire HD with complete steps. Keep in mind, your data will be wiped and you will lose all of your settings and apps. Be sure to backup your data as given in the coming steps below.

How to Update HTC Desire HD Smartphone to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean CyanogenMod 10 Custom Firmware

Backup the applications and SMS, Call Logs  then you should use the following tools :

  • Mic
  • accelerometer
  • audio
  • bluetooth
  • wifi
  • egl
  • the interface
  • buttons
  • lights – switch from auto brightness
  • gps
  • gsm

Broken features:

  • camera
  • tethering
  • backlight sometimes remains on when you lock the device – with a black screen just lit.
  • random reboots may still happen – try to find a reproducible case and log it for me
  • no charge light
  • blury notification text

Complete Step to Update HTC Desire HD Smartphone to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean CyanogenMod 10 Custom Firmware

Step 1 - Download Android 4.1.1 ROM and Google Apps for HTC Desire HD to your computer.

Step 2 - Connect and mount your HTC Desire HD USB (mass) memory on your computer using the USB cable.

Step 3 - Now copy/paste the Android 4.1.1 ROM zip and Google Apps zip files to your SD card. Make sure the file is in the SD card root.

Step 4 - Then turn off your phone.

Step 5 - Now to get in the bootloader mode. Turn on the phone while pressing and holding the Volume Down + Power buttons.

Step 6 - Follow the navigation instructions on the screen. Select BOOTLOADER and then go to RECOVERY.

Step 7 - In ClockworkMod recovery, wipe data first. Then scroll down to “flash zip from SD card” and press the Power button to select it.

Step 8 - Press the power button again and select “choose zip from sdcard”.

Step 9 -Now using your volume keys, navigate to Android 4.1.1 ROM zip file and select it using the Power button. Confirm the installation on the next screen and the installation procedure should start now.

NOTE: Repeat this step again for the Google Apps zip file as well.

Step 10 - After the installation completes, go to “+++++Go Back” and reboot the phone by selecting “reboot system now” from the recovery menu. The phone will boot now and it might take about 5 minutes to boot on your first time. So, please wait.

That’s it! Your HTC Desire HD should now have CM10 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean installed on your phone! Go to Settings >About phone to verify.

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Techcrot is a Cobol Programmer by profession, Android diehard by choice. He currently owns a Nexus 5 running OmniROM. When he is not thinking about Android he loves to take his KTM Duke for a drive to no where.
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