How To Manually Download And Install Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread On Motorola Droid 2 ( Guide )


28.03.2011

How To Manually Download And Install Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread On Motorola Droid 2 ( Guide )

You probably noticed that earlier we’ve posted an article regarding the unofficial Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread builds for the Motorola Droid 2 and Droid X. If we already compiled a guide on how to manually download and install Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread on the Motorola Droid X here, then it’s time to make one for the Droid 2, too.

Attention! In order to make this work, you will need a rooted Motorola Droid 2!

How to manually download and install Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread on Motorola Droid 2 ( Step-by-step Guide ):

  1. Download the Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread build here, here, or here;

  2. Get your Motorola Droid 2 in Recovery Mode via Bootstrap;

  3. Back-up your Motorola Droid 2 (you can also back it up before starting this process);

  4. Install the Motorola Droid 2 firmware update here;

  5. Choose “Insall .ZIP” from the microSD card;

  6. Choose “.ZIP” from the microSD card;

  7. Go to the TeamBlackHat folder;

  8. Choose the downloaded file;

  9. Restart the Motorola Droid 2;

  10. Now you will be asked to reactivate your Motorola Droid 2;

  11. Dial ” *228 “

  12. Choose “1″.

Just in case your Motorola Droid 2 will enter into an infinite bootloop, then you will have to wipe out your data (perform a factory reset) via Recovery Mode:

  1. Press and hold down the power and X buttons;

  2. When the triangle shows up, press and hold down the volume buttons;

  3. Choose Wipe Date / Factory Reset using the power buttons;

  4. Restart your Motorola Droid 2.

Now if you encounter another problem, meaning if you’ll be asked to create a new account, do this:

  1. Press and hold the Home button;

  2. Choose Accounts;

  3. Choose “Done”.

That’s it, you’re good to go now! Leave a comment below if you managed to flash Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread on your Motorola Droid 2!

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