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HowTo Root The Motorola Xoom Running Honeycomb

Written by safari. Posted in Android, News, Software and Apps

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Published on April 04, 2011 with No Comments

As we reported before there is a way to root the Motorola Tablet. Now this guide shows you how to do it.

 

 

Important Note:

The following will VOID your warranty but will easily unlock the Xoom for fast software flashes using a custom recovery and will allow flashing root files or manipulated system files on to your current software installation. This is a Factory-Reset for your Tablet. Proceed at your own risk. We are not responsible if your device gets bricked or damaged during the process.

What you Need?

1. A Fastboot tool SDK (Androi d Development Software)

2. USB drivers For Motorola Xoom Download here (Download According to your OS)

For 32 bit windows For 64 bit Windows

3.  A Motorola Xoom Tablet

 

How to:

1. Download both Software and install them on your PC.

2. Power off your Tablet.

3. Press and hold Volume down Button while pressing power button until your Tablet boots in Fastboot.

4. Connect your Xoom to the PC using USB cable.

5. Open a command prompt window in your SDK folder.

6. Type:

fastboot oem unlock

7. Carefully read the warning on screen of tablet and press volume up button, if you want to unlock.

So now you successfully unlocked the boot loader on your Xoom and now you can out whatever Data you want on your tablet.

8. To Re-lock your Motorola Xoom, launch the Fastboot using Step 1 to 5 and type:

fastboot oem lock

 

 

 

Source: XDA


This guide shows you how-to root your Motorola Xoom