How to install/use TWRP recovery step by step Tutorial

 I am pretty certain that you are here because you want to Install TWRP in Android phone. All the Android prosumers out there know that TWRP is the best custom recovery for Android devices available out there. While you might see different methods to install TWRP on Android device, today we are here with a trick for Installing TWRP Recovery on any Android Device. So if you also wish to learn How to Install TWRP Custom Recovery on any Android Device make sure to stick around until the end.

You can find many tutorials online to Install TWRP on Android device, but our tutorial is different from all those because of two things, first of all, our tutorial does not require you to use a PC for installing TWRP recovery on any device, and the second is that no matter which Android device you have, a Phone, a Tablet, a Console or anything else, our guide to install TWRP on any Android Device will surely work.

In our simple and quick article on installing TWRP Custom Recovery on any Android Device, you will see things like TWRP features and specifications, the files required for this guide along with their respective download links, the steps for installing TWRP on any Android device, the prerequisites, that is, the things that have to be done before following our guide on Installing TWRP Custom Recovery on any of your Android devices. By going through all these things in our article, you will eventually learn how you can easily install TWRP Custom Recovery on your Android Device.

Steps to Install TWRP Recovery

1. Your phone need to be recognized by your pc, if it's not recognized please install Xiaomi USB drivers (usually included in Mi PC Suite  

2. Download Android ADB and Fastboot directly from Google repository and simply install it.

3. Rename your *.img file in recovery.img and move it to ADB folder (usually in C: drive).

4. Boot your phone into fastboot mode pressing and holding volume down + power key and subsequently releasing power key after some seconds.

5. Connect your Xiaomi phone to your PC with the USB cable.

6. Search for cmd in Windows search bar and right click on it => "Run as administrator".

7.Type in the command prompt

     cd C:\ADB

and press Enter, you will move to ADB folder (if installed in a different path please replace "C:\ADB" with your installation path, e.g. "C:\Program Files (x86)\ADB").

8. Type

    fastboot devices

and press Enter just to be sure your device is correctly recognized.
9. Type

    fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

and press Enter to flash the recovery (Warning: this is permanent and will replace your Mi Recovery and you'll lose your warranty) or type

    fastboot boot recovery.img

and press Enter if you want to use the recovery without flashing it.

10. Type

    fastboot reboot

and press Enter to reboot your device after the flash is complete.

11. First time you boot in recovery you will shown a TWRP screen asking to allow modifications to system partition. Personally, I choose always Keep read only to have no issues with my ROM. If you want to know more about this visit this page.

Warning! Since MIUI 10 Developer your bootloader is probably locked and you couldn't be able to install unofficial non-MIUI recovery, if you have a locked bootloader have a look at this.

Warning n° 2! If you want back the Mi Recovery please download your xiaomi device fastboot image from here and extract the recovery.img file, then follow the steps below to flash it.

Warning n° 3! Some Mediatek CPU Chipset devices don't support fastboot mode.

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 MTK Drivers: 

ADB folder- 

 TWRP - 

Lazyflasher Zip file- 

SuperSu Zip file-


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