Thursday 9 January 2014

Installing CWM Recovery In The Gionee P2/ Walton Primo F2

How To Install CWM Recovery in The Gionee P2/ Walton Primo F2:

Step 1:

Download the Drivers here :

Step 2: (Installing The Drivers) 

This step is unnecessary if the MTK USB Drivers are already installed.

Unrar the archive. First open the folder called "Driver'' and extract the ''USB VCOM Driver" onto your desktop.

Open Control Panel and open 'Device Manager'.

Select the first option/device and  select the option called 'Action'  and select 'Add Legacy Hardware'

Select 'Install Hardware Manually' and press 'Next' a few times.

Now select 'Have Disk' and select the .inf  file from the folder, within the "USB VCOM Driver" (extracted on your desktop) that corresponds to the OS of your computer.

(If your Computer has a 64 bit OS, then select the file that has 64 in its name).

Now the drivers should finish installing.

Restart your computer.

Step 3:

Download the Recovery package here:

Unrar the archive to your desktop and open the folder ''CWM Recovery_P2_F2''.

In that folder open this folder: ''SP_Flash_Tool_v3.1312.0.139''.

Then open a small blue application called ''Flash_tool.exe".

You should see this:

1.Select 'Downloading Agent' and navigate to the ''SP_Flash_Tool_v3.1312.0.139'' folder that's within the ''CWM Recovery_P2_F2'' folder, on your desktop.

2.Select the file: ''MTK_AllInOne_DA" and press 'Open'.

3.Once this is done, select the option: ''Scatter Loading'' and navigate to the folder "CWM Recovery_P2_F2" on your desktop.

4.Select the file: ''MT6572_Android_scatter'' and press open.

5.Remove the battery from your phone.

6.After the files in the flash tools are loaded select the 'Download' option and connect your phone (with the battery removed).

7.It should start updating. Then insert the battery into your phone and wait for a few minutes.

You should see a green circle open up in a window.

8.Its Done. Remove the phone's USB connection, then remove and re-insert the battery into your phone.

9.Switch on the phone.

10.Finish the initial steps of setting up your phone.

If you reboot to recovery you'll have CWM Recovery. Enjoy :)

Email me if you have any doubts :


I am not responsible if your phone (Gionee P2) gets bricked. You should go ahead with this exercise only if you are aware that your warranty is now void. I am always available through email to help out regarding any doubts.

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  1. not working bro it showing error 8038 your scatter loading file is wrong
    plz fix it

  2. not working yar..error 8038

  3. not working brother error 8038

  4. any simole way to root gionee p2