Here is my compilation of how to root and rom on a Verizon Droid X 4.5.621
Disclaimer: I am not liable for any damage done to your device and always backup before beginning.
- Download the iso from:
- Install Droid 2 Recovery Bootstrap
- Available on Google Play for $2.99
- Or from the web:
- Droid X for installing Blur based ROMs
- Droid X (2nd Init) for installing CyanogenMod style ROMs
- CM9 Beta: http://www.droidforums.net/forum/droid-x-roms/199030-cyanogenmod-9-beta-dx-8-19-a.html#post2022094
- Google Apps (all the way at the bottom): http://wiki.cyanogenmod.com/index.php?title=Latest_Version
- As of this writing, CM7 does not install with the 5.X CWM
- How to reboot into recovery:
- Open up Clockwork Mod Recovery click "reboot into recovery"
- Power Off Phone -> Hold in Camera Key -> Press Power until Phone starts booting -> Release camera key after 5 seconds