How to Install ClockworkMod Recovery for Nexus 7! [Mac]


This guide will show you how to install ClockworkMod on your Nexus 7 for Mac

Here for Windows version!

Why should I install ClockworkMod Recovery on my Nexus 7 tablet? 
Installing ClockworkMod Recovery on your Nexus 7 will allow you to install custom ROMS, tweaks, themes, and much more! And if you ever feel like getting rid of it, you can! 

Warning! Rooting your Nexus 7 will erase EVERYTHING on your Nexus 7 tablet so please backup everything before you start this process!

1. Plug in your phone via microUSB then enter your tablet into bootloader mode. Press the power button and  volume down button at the same time. Keep holding until you see a green Android robot.

2. Download Nexus7CWM below and unzip it. 
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3. Transfer the Nexus7CWM folder into your downloads folder of your computer and open terminal. 

4. In terminal and type:
cd downloads
cd nexus7root
./fastboot-mac oem unlock 

This will delete everything on your phone!!

5. On your tablet you will see "Unlock Bootloader?" select "Yes" using the power button. 

6. Close terminal, open it again and type:

cd Downloads

cd Nexus7CWM

./fastboot-mac flash recovery recovery-clockwork-touch-

./fastboot-mac erase cache 

7. Enter into ClockworkMod Recovery mode: Press the volume up 2x and power button to select "Recovery". Now your in ClockworkMod Recovery mode. 

Enjoy flashing tons of customs ROMS, themes, and tweaks! 

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