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09-15-2011, 02:29 AM
hey guys! trying to root my droid x. Sad thing is my old one broke so i have one thats fully updated. 2.3.3 4.5.602

im wondering how I can root this.


09-15-2011, 05:20 AM
here ya go http://www.droidxforums.com/forum/gingerbread-development-hacking/36496-root-x-d3-1-click-root-method-works-droid-x-602-a.html

and use this as a guide posted by HarleyDude

Instructions for rooting with D3 1-click

1-Click Video by Droidmodderx (http://www.droidxforums.com/forum/gingerbread-development-hacking/35576-droidmodderx-just-released-1-click-utube-video-ota-gb.html)

Instructions for rooting with D3 1-click
1. Make sure you have Motorola drivers installed
2. Download and unzip ‘Droid 3 easy root script v7
3. On your phone: Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging (check box)
4. Plug phone into computer and select “Charge Only” mode
5. Navigate to ‘Droid 3 easy root’ folder and run ‘Click to root your Droid 3.bat’
6. Now just follow the instructions in the command window and unlock the phone after each reboot.

With this additional info from Rootzwiki if you have problems on the X

in the meantime, open the folder you extracted these files to.
(i'm assuming you are in windows 7 here)
hold Shift+right click a blank spot, select "open a command prompt here"
type: adb shell
when you hit enter, the next line should end with a #
if it's $, run the oneclick again, then start this over

once you have the # prompt, type
mount -oremount,rw /dev/block/system /system
rm /system/bin/su
rm /system/xbin/su
hitting enter after each line.
don't worry if it says it can't find the file... the point here is to get rid of it anyway

09-15-2011, 07:02 PM
Thanks worked perfectly!