To flash files for rooting, Xposed etc. in Android you will be needing a custom recovery image, it allows us for flashing system level files which wouldn’t be possible otherwise.
There are different types of custom recovery images such as Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP), Clock Work Mod, CyanogenMod Recovery, PhilZ Touch. In general, these recovery images are to be flashed permanently to your device [Of-course you can remove them & flash stock recovery] .
In case you didn’t want to flash custom recovery permanently (security ?) you can use NRT to flash custom recovery temporarily for your tasks. In this video, I’ll show you flashing xposed binary using temporary custom recovery. Continue reading “How to flash files without installing custom recovery”