• Title: CM12.1-nexus 5
  • Listed: 10/31/2015 3:51 pm
  • ROM Version:Android v5.1.1 Lollipop
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CM12.1-nexus 5

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Nexus 5 LG D820, 821


Step 1: Download CyanogenMod CM12.1 Android v5.1.1 Lollipop Custom ROM, and Google Apps and recovery, superSU ,busy box in the PC.

Step 2: Connect LG-Google Nexus 5 to PC via USB chord.

[Note: Before plugging the phone to the computer, make sure you have installed USB driver software, if not, click  to download the firmware]

Step 3: Place the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop custom ROM zip file and Google apps .zip files into the phone's memory. [Note: Users are advised to paste the .zip file in root folder of the storage, not in any other folder.]

[Note: Before users begin installing the custom software, make sure the device is already rooted and must have installed ClockworkMod Recovery or TWRP].

Step 4: Turn-off the device and disconnect from the PC.

Step 5: Perform the regular 'Bootloader Mode'sortie by press holding 'Volume up', 'Volume down'and 'Power'buttons.

Step 6: Once entering the 'Bootloader mode,'go to the ClockworkMod Recovery mode, then perform full data wipe, by choosing 'wipe data/factory reset'[Note: Use 'Volume' keys to navigate and 'Power' button to select options, while operating under Recovery Mode].

Step 7: Clear the cache memory by selecting 'wipe cache partition.'

Step 8: Go back to the ClockworkMod recovery, and select 'advanced'and tap 'wipe dalvik cache'[Note: This step is optional, but many recommend this procedure so that users will not face boot loops or any other errors in the middle of custom ROM installation]

Step 9: Come back to the main recovery screen and then tap 'install zip from SD card.'

Step 10: Tap 'choose zip from sdcard'and go to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop ROM .zip file in the SD card and enter the installation process. Repeat the same procedure for installing Google Apps. [Note: use Volume keys to navigate and power button to select options]

Step 11: Once done with the installation process, navigate to '+++++Go Back+++++'and re-start the device by opting 'reboot system now'seen in the recovery menu.

Now, your device (LG-Google Nexus 5) will take a minimum of five minutes to complete the booting process.

Users then head to Settings >> select About phone to confirm the installation of CyanogenMod  CM12.1 Android v5.1.1 Lollipop  Custom ROM.

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2 Responses to“CM12.1-nexus 5”

  1. 11/08/2015
    Posts: 1

    please sorry

  2. 04/23/2016
    Posts: 1

    Hello, I'm trying to use the tool sp flash tool with this rom. I downloaded all the files but the tool asks for a file "scatter"which is a (Map File). And I can not find this file, you could guide me.

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