Learn How To Root Motorola Atrix HD Without Unlocking Bootloader
So you’ve just purchased a Motorola Atix HD and now looking a root guide to get full control over your new smartphone, say thanks to XDA developer member djrbliss who achieved root on Motorola Atrix HD, he has released a root tool named Motofail2Go to root Atrix HD, it works on Atric HD with locked bootloader, users has reported that the tool also works on Bell Atrix HD and it should also works with on SIM-free model as well as other variants, however it hasn’t been tested on other variants yet.
Read on how to root Motorola Atrix HD, the method is very simple. Make sure Android ADB are installed on your computer, check out our this guide to install ADB on Windows PC. Be sure to make a backup of your device data such as SMS, internet setting, contacts music files etc because the below procedure may wipe data, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use file expert app to backup apps.
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: Download the Motofail2go Root tool for Atrix HD (motofail2go_windows.zip) to your computer.
Step #2: On your Atrix HD, and turn the USB Debugging on, to do so just tap Menu> Settings> Application> Development.
Step #3: Open motofail2go_windows.zip file and open run.bat file, it will open up a command prompt that will start rooting. Keep an eye on command prompt carefully and follow on screen instructions. (Note: if you get any error like run-as: Package, simply wipe data and cache partition in recovery mode and repeat this step again.
That’s it, your Motorola Atrix HD is rooted now, you can install any root-required app on your Atrix HD, be sure to visit XDA thread to thanks/donate developer for this great effort.