Install Android 4.3 CM10.2 on Nexus 10

Edited by Saira, Lynn, Eng, Alma and 2 others

Android 4.3 has been released by Google, but only a few devices got the update, including some of the Nexus devices. Google has released the update of Android 4.3 for all the Nexus devices, but only in a few regions and there is no confirmed date for any region. But that won't stop all the developers to create customs ROMs based on Android 4.3, and the famous CyanogenMod team has also released the CM10.2 based on Android 4.3 for several devices. Nexus 10 is one of them, so in this article you can find help in installing the CM10.2 based on Android 4.3 on your Nexus 10, using Clockwork Mod Recovery

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Instructions

  1. 1
    Download CM10.2 for your Nexus 10
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  2. 2
    Download Google Apps
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    Install Google Apps On Android Device
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  3. 3
    Do not extract any of the above files.
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    Now connect your Nexus 10 to your PC, using a USB cable.
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  5. 5
    Copy and paste the downloaded files to the root of your SD card (not in any folder on your device).
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  6. 6
    Disconnect the cable.
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    Turn off your device.
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    Now go into the recovery mode
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    Turn on your device by pressing and holding the power, volume up, and volume down buttons simultaneously.
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    Once in recovery, choose "Wipe Cache Partition."
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    Then choose "Wipe Data/Factory Reset."
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    Select "Install zip from SD card."
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    Select "Choose zip from SD card." If you copied it to the internal memory, then select "Choose zip from internal SD
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    Navigate to the downloaded zip file and select it by pressing the power button.
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    Confirm the installation on the next screen, and wait for it to finish.
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    Now go back to the previous screen.
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    Repeat the above three steps to install Google Apps, but do not wipe the data and cache.
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    After installing Google Apps, go back and select "Reboot system now."
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Tips Tricks & Warnings

  • This process will wipe your app data, so proceed at your own risk.
  • You are responsible for any damage that is caused to your phone during this process.
  • Make sure that the battery is at 85 percent before you begin.

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please post in the comments section below.

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Recent edits by: Dougie, Alma, Eng

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