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How to install TWRP recovery on Nexus 9 running Android 6.0 Marshmallow [Guide]

Google Nexus 9 [1]These are the instructions to install TWRP recovery on Nexus 9 running Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

REQUIREMENTS

BEFORE WE BEGIN

HOW TO INSTALL TWRP RECOVERY ON GOOGLE NEXUS 9 RUNNING ANDROID 6.0 MARSHMALLOW

  1. Download the TWRP recovery for the Google Nexus 6 from here [2].
  2. Follow our guide for setting up ADB and fastboot [3] on your Windows computer.
    Completely power down the Google Nexus 9 tablet by holding down the Power key until it’s off.
  3. Reboot the Google Nexus 9 tablet by holding the Power + Volume Down.
  4. Once your tablet is in the bootloader mode, connect it to the computer with the USB cable.
  5. From within the same folder as your ADB and Fastboot, right-click the mouse and hold down the Shift key on the keyboard to bring up a new menu on the computer.
  6. Select the ‘open new command window here’ from that new menu.
  7. Type the command: fastboot flash recovery twrp-2.8.7.0-flounder.img
  8. Now choose the recovery Mode option from the Fastboot menu and your device will boot into the custom recovery you just installed.
  9. Now you can learn how to root the Google Nexus 9 tablet running Android 6.0 Marshmallow (MRA58N) [4].