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Install ClockworkMod Recovery on AT&T Galaxy Note 2 SGH-I317

AT&T Galaxy Note 2 SGH-I317 can also be updated to ClockworkMod Recovery. This phone is not even available yet, but the CWM 6 recovery is here for you to install. CWM 6 recovery for Galaxy Note N7100 is available here! Installing ClockworkMod custom recovery allows you to install custom ROMs, Nandroid backups/restores, and perform another advance tasks which are otherwise not available in the stock recovery. You can easily install ClockworkMod recovery on AT&T Galaxy Note 2 SGH-I317 using the tutorial below

As you read further, we will guide you through the entire process of how to update AT&T Galaxy Note 2 I317 to CWM custom recovery using ODIN. Make sure you do not forget to backup all your personal data and apps before proceeding because you never know when something might go wrong. Let’s continue with the tutorial below.

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Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Samsung Galaxy Note II to connect it with the computer. Download Samsung AT&T Galaxy Note 2 USB drivers! Apart from just the USB drivers, there are a few more things that you need to take care of.

1. You need to enable USB debugging mode. This helps to connect your Android phone with the PC. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging.

2. Your phone battery should be 80-85% charged. If your phone goes off suddenly because of battery, during flashing ROMs or installing mods and updates — your phone might go dead permanently. See here: How to Check Battery Percentage.

3. Backup all your important data that you might need as soon as your flash a new ROM, or make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below on how to backup data:

Data can also be backed up using Samsung KIES for their devices, but if you backup data manually, you get more options what top choose from and it is very easy to move data across Android devices from different manufacturers, i.e moving Samsung Galaxy S3 backup data to HTC One X.

4. Your phone should be factory unlocked. Additional instructions for locked Android devices will be added in the tutorial for unlocking devices.

Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial on the next page and update AT&T Galaxy Note 2 SGH-I317 with ClockworkMod recovery on Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean firmware.

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