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Cyanogen Mod 7 for Android 2.3 Gingerbread On HTC Wildfire Installation Guide

The CyanogenMod 7 for Android 2.3 Gingerbread Custom ROM can be installed on HTC WildFire.  After flashing the ROM on HTC WildFire The results so far have been amazing and every thing works, including camera and camcorder [There was an issue in CM6]. Although the CM 7 is still a nightly and for some folks, it might fail to provide the perfect and stable experience, but so far we haven’t witnessed any force closures or boot loops.

The guide on installing CyanogenMod 7 Android 2.3 Gingerbread on your HTC Wildfire:

1. The first step is to make sure that your HTC Wildfire is rooted.
2. Now download ROM Manager from the Market.
3. Once the download and installation is complete, launch ROM Manager and tap on Flash ClockworkMod Recovery. This will install the ClockworkMod Recovery on your HTC WIldfire.
4. Once the recovery installation / flashing is complete, download CyanogenMod 7 Android 2.3 Gingerbread ROM for HTC Wildfire from here along with Google Apps from here.
5. Save both zip files on your desktop [or wherever you prefer].
6. Now connect your phone to the computer, mount SD Card as Flash Drive and copy both downloaded zip files to SD Card root.
7. Now launch ROM Manager again, scroll down and tap on Install ROM from SD card.
8. In this menu, scroll down to the CM7 zip file that you copied earlier to SD card root and tap on it.
9. Now you get a ROM Pre-Installation prompt. Checkmark both backup existing ROM and Wipe Data and Cache and press OK.
10. Now your phone will automatically boot in ClockworkMod recovery and start the ROM Flashing / Installation procedure.
11. Once the the procedure is complete, your phone will reboot.
12. After your phone reboots into CM 7 on your HTC Wildfire, launch ClockworkMod Recovery and flash Google Apps.

And there you go! You now have CyanogenMod 7 Android 2.3 Gingerbread Custom ROM running on your HTC Wildfire. So far we didn’t really encounter any issue and if you do, please report them to CyanogenMod forums.
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Guide Reviewed by Imran Baig on 2:32:00 PM Rating: 5
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