How To Root AT&T HTC One – Guide
When the HTC One was landed in world, it was a very good moment for Android world, the cute HTC One commands respect because of powerful specs and remarkable features while Android and new Sense UI gives you great experience, this is the phone that can take HTC back to top position.
When you talk about modification of phone, so many love to have super user rights over their Android devices to modify anything they want that you can gain with root, if you own an AT&T HTC One, here you can root the phone easily, thanks recognized XDA developer Flyhalf205. This guide shows you how to root AT&T HTC One.
- Keep in mind that your HTC One must have unlocked bootloader, check this guide to unlock bootloader.
- Make sure the ClockworkMod custom recovery is installed on your HTC One, check this guide to install ClockworkMod recovery.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Turn off your HTC One and reboot into recovery mode by holding down volume up and power buttons, in recovery mode create nandroid backup of your current ROM, it’s important because if anything goes wrong, you’ll be able to easily revert back to your current state. To create backup select “Backup and Restore”, and then select “Backup” again, if you’re on TWRP recovery, click on “backup” and slide the blue button to confirm the action.
Step #3: Copy the zip file to internal storage of your HTC One.
Step #4: Turn your HTC One off.
Step #5: Reboot phone into recovery mode, to do this reboot phone by holding down volume down and power buttons.
Step #6: In recovery mode, select “Install Zip from SD Card” then “Choose Zip from SD Card” and locate the downloaded file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation.
Step #7: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot the phone.
Great job, your AT&T HTC One is rooted now, you’re able to install any root-required app and get access to system apps, if you experience any error, leave a comment.