How to Flash a Custom Recovery on the ZTE Score M

After rooting your device, the next obvious task is install a custom recovery so you can flash custom ROMs, Mods and Tweaks. Installing a custom recovery task isn’t a big deal and with our guide, you’ll be able to get a custom recovery up and running on your device in no time. ClockworkMod Recovery’s available for the ZTE Score M and this guide shows how you can install it on your device. So, let’s get started:

I. Before You Begin:

1. You must have rooted your device before doing this procedure. Check out our root guide to root your device.

2. This will replace your current recovery with the CWM Recovery.

II. Downloading Required Files:

1. ROM ManagerQR Code (Google Play Link)

III. Installing ClockworkMod Recovery on the ZTE Score M:

1. Download and install the ROM Manager app on your device using the link provided above.

2. Once installed, open it from your App Drawer.

3. Hit Flash ClockworkMod Recovery option in the app.

4. Select your device from the list of devices displayed on your screen.

5. It’ll start downloading and installing recovery on your device.

6. Once it’s done, reboot your device.

7. And you’re all set!

Excellent! Your device now has a custom recovery called ClockworkMod which you can use to take your customizations a level up.

IV. Flash a Custom ROM (Optional):

1. If you are ready to flash custom ROMs on your device, head to the How To Flash a Custom ROM on the ZTE Score M to learn how to do that.

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