Before you start with this guide, please make sure that you have ample hands on rooting experience. Here is the step by step guide to install Android on HTC HD2:
HTC-SENSE (DESIRE ROM)
FROYO BUILD BY dan1j3l
Froyo 2.2 Android Build by Parad0XUA
all these can be found at http://gamesquare.co.uk
allways keep a close eye on this site as new builds come out fairly frequent as development is quick.HOW 2
Download a build of your choicehtc sense desire buildor froyo build
prepare your device
windows rom – windows rom has been linked with issues within the android builds so for the first time im going to compile a list of working roms here that have no issues within android
i have been using ChuckyROM GTX + CHT 1.8.5 – 23128 from the start of android development and have yet to have an issue below is a list of other roms and links that are working well with android :-ChuckyROM GTX + CHT 1.8.5 – 23128 ~ 2.10.1¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.- Energy -.¸¸.·´¯ |Jul 21| 21911||23121 * Sense 2016
*** PLEASE LEAVE LINKS AND INFORM ME OF ANY ROMS YOU HAVE TRIED AND HAD NO ISSSUES ***
FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO FLASH A ROM PLEASE GO TO FLASHING GUIDE.
RADIO IS SIMPLE USE ONLY RADIO FROM 2.08 ~ 2.12 DONT USE A RADIO LOWER THAN 2.08 AS IT WILL NOT BOOT I CAN NOT SAY WHICH IS THE BEST RADIO AS IT IS DIFFRENT IN DIFFRENT AREAS THE BEST THING WOULD BE TO TEST DIFFRENT RADIOS WITH ANDROID I HAVE TESTED 2.12 AND HAD NO ISSUES.
FOR REF USE RADIO THREAD
You must have hspl 2 or 3 for android to run well please use HSPL GUIDESTEP 3
all though not nessecery re-formating your memory card is a must – i had problems with android builds in the past but re-formating memory crad solved nearly all crashes and and slow downs.
RE-FORMAT TO FAT32
COPYING ANDROID ACROSS
SENSE BUILD – copy all files to the ROOT
of your memory card not a subfolder i.e haret boot loader should be in E:/HaRet.exe not E:/android/HaRet.exe
FROYO BUILD – Copy all files to a folder called android on the root of your memory card i.e haret boot loader should be in E:/android/HaRet.exeSTEP 5
easyiest way to boot is to boot windows then go to a file explorer and run CLRCAD.EXE then run HaRet.exe ALWAYS REMEMBER RUN CLRCAD.EXE FIRST AS THIS GIVES ANDROID SOUND DONT WORRY IF IT DOES NOTHING ITS NOT SUPPOSED TO
YOU MUST BOOT ANDROID THIS WAY WITHIN 30 SECOUNDS OF WINDWOS BOOTING OTHERWISE ANDROID WILL RUN IN TURBO MODE AND BE VERY UNSTABLE.
DUEL-BOOT PROGRAMS –GEN.Y DUEL BOOT
– QUOTE FROM NRG –
I changed the dual boot cab from yozgatg.
It now puts clrcad.exe to the startup folder so if you boot android you’ll have sound. I also put the skin in from sk8inmonk.
So credits for yozgatg and sk8inmonk.
Only boots android directly from the root of the storage card!
This has an autoboot option in 10 seconds or in 3 seconds.
LINKjmz Android Dual-Boot for HD2 v4 — 19JUL10LINK TO THREAD
***IMPORTANT THINGS WHEN BOOTING ANDROID***
POWER MANAGMENT IS A BIG ISSUE AT THE MOMENT BUT I HAVE FOUND THAT LEAVING PLUGED IN ON CHARGE WHILE BOOTING ANDROID WILL CHARGE THE PHONE BUT THE LED WILL STAY PERMENANTLY ON!