How To One Click Root Nexus 7 And Flash ClockworkMod Recovery

Here we are sharing the one click root technique for Google Nexus 7. We have shared number of One Click Root techniques in the past and its time for Nexus 7.

No wonder hackers are working their heart out and this is the reason that within 2 weeks of its release, Nexus 7 already has number of rooting techniques. Without wasting much of time lets get into this.

Guide For One Click Root Nexus 7

Unlock Bootloader

Before we go ahead with rooting, you would have to unlock Bootloader. Here are the steps:

  • Download and install Android SDK
  • Navigate to Settings > Developer on your device and enable USB Debugging
  • Open terminal or command prompt and navigate to fastboot folder which can be located inside the folder where Android SDK has been installed
  • Enter the below commands:

fastboot oem unlock

fastboot reboot

fastboot flash recovery CWM-grouper-recovery.img

fastboot reboot

That is it! This will unlock bootloader. Lets get into rooting business now.

Guide For One Click Root Nexus 7

  • Download Nexus 7 one click root
  • Unzip the downloaded zip file and run the root application & follow step by step instructions
  • Once you are done all the steps properly, you will find your Nexus 7 rooted

That is it! This is how you can one click root Nexus 7. Just make sure that you backup your device before proceeding with it.

Filed under: Android
July 5, 2012 by: Prasanth Chandra

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