Install CMW Recovery and Root Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 {How To}

This Tutorial show how to install CMW Recovery and Root Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 Android Smartphone – Guide

Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 was released in December 2013 and it is quite an old device and in this tutorial we will guide you on how to install CMW Recovery and Root Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 Android Smartphone in simple and easy steps. Rooting this device will allow you to install Custom ROM’s, Custom Kernel’s etc. You can keep your device updated with latest version of Android using Custom ROM’s.

install CMW Recovery and Root Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 Android Smartphone – Guide

Before we proceed to install CWM Recovery on Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114, we must root it, so let’s first proceed to Root Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 and then with the installation of CWM Recovery.

Pre-Requisites:

  • Backup all of your data.
  • Enable USB Debugging from Settings > Developer Options > USB Debugging.
  • Charge your device to at least 75%.
  • Enable Unknown Sources Option from Settings > Security > Unknown Sources.

Disclaimer: We should not be held liable or responsible in any manner for any damage occurred to Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114. So understand the risk involved in installing CWM Recovery and Rooting Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 and proceed at your own risk.

How to Root Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114:

Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 can be rooted in two ways one is using Framaroot app and the other is using Root Genius program.

Framaroot Method:

  • Download the Framaroot app.
  • Copy it to your device.
  • Install the app.
  • Open from app drawer.
  • Tap on SuperSU and choose any of the exploit method.
  • Reboot your device and check for Root Permissions using Root Checker App.

Using Root Genius Program:

  • Download the Root Genius to your PC.
  • Install the Suitable USB Drivers for your device on PC.
  • Connect Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 to PC using OEM cable.
  • Open the Root Genius and wait for it to detect the device.
  • Once detected hit the ROOT (Green) button.
  • Reboot device and check for Root Permissions using Root Checker App.

How to install CWM Recovery on Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114:

  • Make sure your device is Rooted.
  • Download the CWM Recovery for Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114 and copy it to your device’s SD card.
  • Download and install Mobile Uncle MTK Tools from Play Store.
  • Open Mobile Uncle MTK Tools from app drawer.
  • Click on Recovery Update > Choose Recovery Image which we have downloaded > Tap on OK.
  • Once installed, it will ask for Reboot, Reboot your device and check the installed CWM Recovery.

That’s all now you have successfully installed CWM Recovery and Rooted Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114. Do let us know in the comment section if you face any issues, while trying to install CWM Recovery and Root Micromax Canvas 2.2 A114.