How to Install ClockworkMod Recovery on the Karbonn Mobile A7

The Karbonn Mobile A7 smartphones does have some great hardware parts but its software side puts it a step back in the market as it still runs the Android Gingerbread while the Jelly Bean is available on almost all the high-end devices. If you picked this device and want to make it look great, as well as getting some new features at the same time, then we’d suggest you to go and install a custom recovery. ClockworkMod Recovery is one of the great custom recoveries comprising of some great options, like installing custom ROMs and taking backup of your current ROM, all from once place. If this is what you were looking for, or you just want to get rid of that GB user-interface, then follow our guide below to install ClockworkMod Recovery on your Karbonn Mobile A7.

I. Before You Begin:

1. You must have done our How to Root the Karbonn Mobile A7 procedure first.

2. The following procedure works on Windows based PCs only.

II. Downloading Required Files:

1. ClockworkMod Recovery (Download link’s available at the bottom of the post)

III. Installing ClockworkMod Recovery on the Karbonn Mobile A7:

1. Download and place the ClockworkMod Recovery archive on your Desktop.

2. Extract files from the archive to your Desktop. Do NOT touch any files just yet.

3. Turn OFF your device.

4. While the device’s turned OFF, press and hold the Volume UP+Power buttons together.

5. Connect the device to your PC when the green screen appears.

6. Double-click on the cwm recovery.bat file you extracted from the archive.

7. It should flash the CWM recovery on your device.

8. Once it’s done, reboot the device.

9. You’re all set!

Brilliant! The CWM Recovery is now up and running on your Karbonn Mobile A7 offering you a turning point to meet some great custom ROMs on the way!

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 Karbonn Mobile A7 to learn how to do that.

If this procedure helped you please thank/donate to the original developers here.

If you need help with this procedure, please ask in the comments below or in the forum.

This is part of our Android How To’s. We have how to’s on rooting, loading ROMs, and tons of other tips and tricks for your specific device or for Android devices in general! For all of our Android How To’s, head here.

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  • lindacardellini

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  • will this work for karbonn a15?

    • Hello Ashish,

      You should NOT try this on A15 as it only works for the A7.


  • Rahul

    Pleas upload for karbonn a 15 plus too

    • Hello Rahul,

      We’ll see if we can do something for you.


      • Rahul

        Thanks for your reply but in mean days I’d created my own recovery image and uploaded to my mediafire link. Can I write a guest post on your blog about CWM recovery installation on Karbonn A15 plus. I am already a blogger.

        • Hello Rahul,

          That’s great!

          Does the recovery work on your device without any issues? If so, do let us know and we’ll write a post about it with the link to your Recovery that’s hosted on Mediafire.

          We wouldn’t mind giving you a credit line!


          • Yeah that recovery works on my mobile phone without any issue. Karbonn A15+ is rarely sold in India and no have its recovery till now.

            Yes you can your blog has higher reach so needy peoples can be blessed with your post. But please mind to credit my blog too 🙂
            recovery image file