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How to Install ClockworkMod Recovery 5.0.2.3 on Rooted Atrix 4G! [UPDATE]

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For those of you with rooted Atrix 4G who want to install one of the newer ROMs that support Ext4 filesystem (which makes your Atrix 4G super fast), you will need to update to the latest ClockworkMod Recovery 5.0.2.3, here’s how:

Step 1. Download this zip file and copy the whole zip file over to the root folder of your Atrix 4G internal storage or SD card: Download ClockworkMod Recovery Step 2. Next, turn off your Atrix 4G then boot into Fastboot mode by

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How to Install Rooted Gingerbread ROM on your Atrix 4G!

Tired of Froyo or you’ve probably already enjoyed the pleasures of fast Gingerbread stock ROM on your Atrix 4G?

If you are on stock Froyo or Gingerbread ROM, you are not enjoying the best of a “rooted” Gingerbread ROM as there’s one floating all over the interwebs.

What can rooted Gingerbread ROM give you? Everything that a stock one does plus free wifi tethering (without having to pay AT&T AGAIN for the internet you’ve already paid for), abil

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How to Backup/Restore ROMs on Atrix 4G!

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One of the first things you will want to do after you root your Atrix 4G is to make a backup copy of your rooted ROM.

Why?

If you are going to install new ROMs or overclocking kernels, you will want to make sure you have a restore point, sorta like Windows 7 system restoration feature. This can be done easily using ClockworkMod Recovery, which allows you to completely backup/restore your current ROM, whatever it’s on.

This backup method will backup all your settings, contacts, apps, ROM, and the kernel. It won’t back up contents of your internal storage of

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How to Unlock Bootloader and Install Permanent Recovery!

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For those of you who want to install new ROMs like the rooted Gingerbread ROM (that I have right now), you will want to unlock the bootloader on your Atrix 4G and install permanent ClockworkMod Recovery.

This method is for Windows computers, if you don’t have one, I suggest to borrow your friend’s for couple hours.

Make sure you’ve rooted your Atrix 4g first!!!

To do this, you will need to download the atrix4gcwm2.zip file:

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How to Install ClockworkMod Recovery on Atrix 4G!

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UPDATE: There’s a better method to install “permanent” Clockwork Recovery, please see this post instead.

For those of you who’ve rooted your Atrix 4G, you will want to install a custom version of ClockworkMod Recovery, which is a recovery software that will let you backup, restore, and install ROMs on your Atrix 4G.

So, let’s begin, first make

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How to Root Atrix 4G! [The Easy Way]

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Warning: Don’t use for new Atrix 4G with 4.5.91 update! For those of you wondering how to root your Atrix 4G, here’s an easier way over the older method we posted earlier.

This will work on any version of Atrix 4G on AT&T. (not tested with other carriers)

First, put your Atrix 4G into RSD mode by turning off your phone then holding down the Power Button WHILE HOLDING DOWN Volume Up button and you can let go of both buttons when you see a screen like this:

Next, connect y

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How to Get Free Wifi Tether on Your Atrix 4G!

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For those of you who don’t want to pay extra $20/month to AT&T on the same internet you paid already on your Atrix 4G, here’s how to get free wifi tether on your Atrix 4G by installing the free Android Wifi Tether app.

Requirements: You need a rooted Atrix 4G phone.

I tried to make it simple for you so go download this zip file: (or if you have adb already just go download the latest version of

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How to Enable WebTop without Laptop/USB Dock!

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For those of you who have an Atrix 4G but didn’t buy the Atrix 4G Laptop Dock nor the USB Dock, you are in l

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How to Root Atrix 4G!

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For those of you who’ve picked up a brand, new Atrix 4G, you might want to think about rooting your Atrix 4G.

Why root the Atrix 4G?

Well, by rooting your Atrix 4G, you can get cool stuff like being able to use the WebTop (with a hack) via HDMI cable without the laptop dock or the USB dock. ¬†As for me, it was rather too expensive to get the laptop dock or the USB dock and by rooting and adding the WebTop hack, I could get the same features without having to buy a proprietary device I don’t need.

Also, you can get different ROMs on your Atrix 4G when you root it pl

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How to Install Atrix 4G Drivers!

Here’s how to install drivers for your Atrix 4G on Windows:

Download Atrix 4G Driver For Windows 64-bit systems

Motorola_Driver_64bit.zip

Download Atrix 4G Driver For Windows 32-bit systems

Motorola_Driver_32bit.zip

Unzip the file then run the .exe file.

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