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Update HTC Desire C to Slim Sense Android 4.0 ICS Custom Firmware

Update HTC Desire C to Slim Sense Android 4.0 ICS Custom Firmware 10

How to Install Slim Sense on HTC Desire C

We have put together a detailed step-by-step instructions guide on how to install Slim Sense on HTC Desire C. Please read every line carefully below. We suggest, read the tutorial once before actually performing it on your phone.

To Remember:

If you have fulfilled all the requirements above, then proceed to the actual tutorial.

Complete Step-By-Step Instructions:

Step 1 – Download Slim Sense ROM and download boot.img for HTC Desire C to your computer.

Step 2 – Connect and mount your HTC Desire C USB (mass) memory on your computer using the USB cable.

Step 3 – Now copy/paste the ROM zip file to your SD card. Make sure the file is in the SD card root.

Step 4 – Copy/paste the boot.img file to android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory.

Step 5 – Then turn off your phone.

Step 6 – Now to get in the bootloader/fastboot mode. Turn on the phone while pressing and holding the Volume Down + Power buttons.

Step 7 – Once in the Fastboot mode (on your phone), navigate to android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory (on your computer) and open Command Prompt (Shift + Right-click > Open Command Prompt).

Step 8 – Type the following command and press Enter.

fastboot flash boot boot.img

Step 9 – Then, type the following command and press Enter.

fastboot reboot

Step 10 – Follow the navigation instructions on the screen. Select BOOTLOADER and then go to RECOVERY.

Step 11 – In ClockworkMod recovery, wipe data first. Then scroll down to “flash zip from SD card” and press the power button to select it.

Step 12 – Press the power button again and select “choose zip from sdcard”.

Step 13 –Now using your volume keys, navigate to ROM zip file and select it using the power button. Confirm the installation on the next screen and the installation procedure should start now.

Step 14 – After the installation completes, go to “+++++Go Back” and reboot the phone by selecting “reboot system now” from the recovery menu. The phone will boot now and it might take about 5 minutes to boot on your first time. So, please wait.

That’s it! Your HTC Desire C should now have Slim Sense custom ROM installed on your phone! Go to Settings >About phone to verify.

Have fun playing with it! If you have any issues, please fire them up in the comments below!

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Haris Nadeem

He lives on everything Android; has countless devices, apps and games to play with everyday. Currently serving as the Chief Editor at Team Android.

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