May 24, 2014

How to Install Google Apps on Cyanogenmod CM11 ROM

This is really good news for all Android users that Cyanogenmod CM11 ROM is now available for all the android devices. According to the review of android lovers it is one of the best customs ROM and comes with lots of excellent features.

Many people want to install Google Apps on Cyanogenmod CM11 ROM but they are unable because they think there is no way to get both Google apps and Cyanogenmod at the same time. But it's not true; you can enjoy both at the same time if you follow below mentioned step by step guide.


To get, firstly you will have to flash this ROM on your Android device and after that you can install the Google Apps package to run various Google applications such as: Google Play Store, Google Music, Google Search, Gmail etc on your device.

If you are a new android user and you don't know how to Install CyanogenMod ROM on Android device then there is no need to be worry.  A simple guide is here for you, read: How to Install CyanogenMod ROM on Android [Without Rooting]

After installing Cyanogenmod ROM on your device, next you will have to install the Google Apps package with the help of custom recovery. You need to read below mentioned steps very carefully:

Important Note: Please, don’t forget to take the backup of important files available in your device.

Instructions to Install Google Apps on Cyanogenmod CM11 ROM

Step (1): At first, download the Google Apps package for your android device. (The downloaded file will be a zip file. please, don’t extract the folder)

Step (2): Now you have to move the downloaded Gapps zip folder on your android device with the help of USB cable.

Step (3): When the zip file is moved successfully then switch off your device and wait for almost 5 to 7 seconds.

Step (4): After that boot your android device in recovery mode.

Step (5): Now, you will be able to see the custom recovery main menu on the screen. Here you have to tap on the “Install Zip From Sdcard” or similar, and just after that tap on the option of “Choose Zip From Sdcard”.

Step (6): Then browse the ZIP file that you moved on your android phone and install it on your device.

Step (7): Here you need to keep patience because the installation process will take few time. Once the installation is completed, you have to reboot your android device and you are done.

Now you can easily install Google Apps on Cyanogenmod CM11 ROM. Try it and share your view with us.

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