Rooting enables you to completely customize your Android device, rooting is what people purchase Android device for, the Nexus 7 hasn’t released yet but a easy root method is available for the device, it’s one click root method that also flash ClockworkMod (CWM) recovery on the device, thanks to XDA developer member m.sabra.
Here’s guide to root your Nexus 7 with one-click tool, please do keep in mind that the bootloader of the device should be unlocked (if the device bootloader is locked, it will wipe all data), you can follow our this guide to unlock the bootloader of your Nexus 7 and 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 get damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Download One-Click Tool for Nexus 7, you should also set up the Android Software Development KIT.
Step #2: Unzip the downloaded .zip file on your computer, then run the root app that you got from the extracted .zip file and follow the on screen instructions. Please note that the zip file also contains all USB drivers, ADB and Fastboot files.
That’s it, your device is now rooted with ClockworkMod recovery installed, now you’re able to install all root required apps and .zip files such as custom ROMs, MODs, and other, be sure to visit the original thread of XDA here to donate/thanks the developer for this effort, you can comment below for queries.
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