How to Root & Install Custom Recovery in LG Optimus One P500 – Tutorial

LG Optimus One LogoHave an LG Optimus One P500 Android Phone? Then in this article we will talk on how to root and install the Clock Work Mod Recovery in your phone. This will help us to guide you to install the custom ROM firmwares in your phone as it requires one to root the phone and also requires the Clock Work Mod Recovery in your phone. Keeping it simple, we have splitted this article into different sections wherein first of all we will see on what are the list of quick list of pre Requisistes and then followed by the procedure to apply the rooting as well as Clock Work Mod Recovery in the phone.

Disclaimer: At Android Advices, we have made sure in all respects that all the information regarding the firmware update is mentioned correctly in this article. We hold no responsibility in any manner just in case if any damage happens to your LG Optimus One P500 which is a very unlikely event if you follow the instructions carefully.

Note: This process of rooting should only be applied to the devices which are having the model number as LG Optimus P500 and not to any other devices.

So, let’s start with the quick pre Requisistes and then followed by the procedure to root and install the Clock Work Mod recovery in LG Optimus One P500.

21 Comments
  1. Reply abhishek September 13, 2012 at 8:44 am

    Does this procedures work for ginger bread. version or only for froyo? Is the recovery suited for 2.3.3.

  2. Reply abhishek September 13, 2012 at 8:42 am

    Does this procedures work for ginger bread. version or only for froyo? Is the recovery suited for 2.3.3

  3. Reply ravikumar August 11, 2012 at 11:06 pm

    ‘adb’ is not recognized in as an internal or external command

  4. Reply loverrs July 5, 2012 at 10:40 am

    Does the p500h work for this ?

  5. Reply loverrs July 5, 2012 at 10:40 am

    Does the p500h work for this ?

  6. Reply Harsh Gupta June 6, 2012 at 10:18 am

    it shoes avvess denied or not permitted in  adb….. moreove z4  root not working

  7. Reply Harsh Gupta June 6, 2012 at 10:17 am

    it shows  operation denied or access denied or not permitted in adb shell i.e in cmd ..help me please

  8. Reply Harsh Gupta June 6, 2012 at 10:17 am

    it shows  operation denied or access denied or not permitted in adb shell i.e in cmd ..help me please

  9. Reply Harsh Gupta June 6, 2012 at 10:17 am

    it shows  operation denied or access denied or not permitted in adb shell i.e in cmd ..help me please

  10. Reply unique May 6, 2012 at 9:36 am

    Z4 Rooting apk, link dead

  11. Reply Amelia February 26, 2012 at 12:32 am

    It keeps saying reboot: \Operation not permitted\
    This is so frustrating.

  12. Reply Rule February 16, 2012 at 7:10 am

    The same for me “operation not permitted” , ADB installed , any solution

  13. Reply SDW December 24, 2011 at 9:10 am

    already installed ADB

  14. Reply SDW December 22, 2011 at 10:05 pm

    when i enter the command
    “mount -o remount,rw -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock5 /system”

    it appears

    mount -o remount,rw -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock5 /system
    mount: operation not permitted

    and for all other commands, same problem.. Pls help

  15. Reply Vivek December 7, 2011 at 7:23 pm

    i have gingerbread 2.3.3 installed in my lg optimus p500

  16. Reply Vivek December 7, 2011 at 7:22 pm

    even after pressing the ‘permanent root’ button in the Z4 Root.apk applcation, the device is not rooting..what can be done here to do so??

  17. Reply unknown November 27, 2011 at 5:03 pm

    i enter the commands into the command prompt and it says things like ‘adb’ is not recognized in as an internal or external command. usb storage on my P500 is in use.

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