Install Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Paranoid Android Custom ROM for HTC One V
We know, HTC doesn’t provide update to the latest version of Android OS to mid-range devices. Though, we can run the latest of Android OS (4.2.2 Jelly Bean) on our devices by installing Custom ROMs. HTC One V is one of the mid-range Smartphone of HTC and there are no HTC One V Updates, but now you can install Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Paranoid Android Custom ROM for HTC One V. Yes! It’s true thanks for other developers for developing Android Jelly Bean Custom ROM for HTC One V.
Today, in this article, I will surely guide you through the complete process on how to install Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Paranoid Android Custom ROM for HTC One V, before that you have to read the perquisite, disclaimer and other important notes.
Disclaimer: We are not the developers (iDroidSpace.com) if anything happens to your phone while performing mentioned tutorial then don’t blame us. And this ROM is not developed by us so if some functionality is not working then it’s not our responsibility.
1. Make sure your mobile should possess 70 to 80% battery
2. Enable USB debugging mode (Menu (app drawer) > Settings > Manage Applications > Development > USB Debugging – check box)
3. Ensure that you have backed up your all important data.
4. Your phone Bootloader must be unlocked. If not then unlock from HTCdev site.
5. Your phone must be rooted and CWM installed on it. If not then follow the below two links:
6. Install USB Drivers. (Download HTC USB Drivers or Download HTC Sync Manager (Contains Drivers))
Step by Step Guide on:
How to install Custom ROM for HTC One V
Step 1: Download zip file of Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Paranoid Android Custom ROM for HTC One V, Kernel and Google apps Signed to your computer.
Step 2: Once download is completed, place the downloaded files into SD card.
Step 3: Switch off your phone and enter into bootloader mode by pressing & holding Volume down + Power Button together and from there select “recovery” to boot into “CWM Touch Recovery“.
Step 4: Now, you have perform data wiping task. To do so, select “wipe data/factory reset“, then select “Yes” for confirmation and wait till the data wipe is complete. Now, go to CWM recovery main menu. Select “wipe cache partition” and after that, select “Wipe Dalvik Cache” under advance option to perform Dalvik cache wiping.
Step 5: Again come to the CWM recovery main menu from there select “Install zip from sdcard” and go to the path where you have placed Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Paranoid Android Custom ROM for HTC One V. As you select the installation will start and it will take 3-5 minutes to complete so don’t hesitate let the installation to be completed.
Step 6: After the installation of Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Paranoid Android Custom ROM for HTC One V is completed, boot again into “Bootloader Mode” (Not a CWM Recovery Mode) and from there “Flash the Kernel” file (Which you have downloaded earlier).
Step 7: Once the ROM installation is completed, repeat the “Step 5” again but there you have to choose “Gapps zip file” instead of ROM zip to install the Google apps package.
Step 8: Finally, when the installation process is completed select “++++Go Back++++” and then choose “reboot system” to reboot your phone. The phone will take 10-15 minutes to start and initialize all the services & apps because this is the first time you are starting a phone after installing Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Paranoid Android Custom ROM.
That’s it. Hurray! You have successfully installed Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Paranoid Android Custom ROM for HTC One V. If you encounter any problem while installing Custom ROM on HTC One V then put your problem/queries below via comments and I will surely help you!