What is ClockworkMod Recovery?
ClockworkMod Recovery (often referred to simply as ClockworkMod) is a third-party recovery system for Android devices. It provides many backup, restore, and maintenance features that are not present in the "stock" Android recovery system.
ClockworkMod, having performed a Nandroid backup (source: XDA)
- recovery-mode: the generic tag for all stock and custom recoveries
- twrp: Team Win Recovery Project is an alternative custom recovery
- backup: as from the custom recoveries, one can create/restore Nandroid Backups
- nandroid: a backup type offered by ClockworkMod and other custom recoveries, but not by stock recoveries
- What is ClockworkMOD Recovery and what is it for?
- Can I install CWM without Odin or root?
- Does ClockworkMod Recovery's “Wipe Data” command also wipe the SD card?
- What is the relation between ROM Manager, ClockworkMod and Nandroid? Which one(s) do I need?
- How can I tell if I have ClockworkMod recovery installed?
- How can I access the internal phone storage via ClockworkMod recovery?
- How to delete backups made using Clockworkmod?
- Clockworkmod Backup/Restore Feature