How to Root Motorola Atrix HD on Any Firmware with One Click

Atrix HD LogoMotorola Atrix HD smartphone can now be rooted and in the due course of this article we will be checking out on how you can easily root the device. For all those who doesn’t know what exactly what rooting does, then rooting actually allows the third party tools to access the System files so that the required customizations can be done. Over the next few days there will be many more new custom ROM firmwares which you can make use of and also additionally you can make use of the apps which need root access. So, let’s head to the next step where we have summed up the detailed pre requisites and then a detailed guide which will assist you to root the device.

Though there is no ETA on by when there will be the newer jellybean 4.1.2 firmware for Motorola Atrix HD smartphone will be arriving, but all thanks to the various custom ROM firmware developers who are working harder to get things set on the Jellybean front. The tool which is used to root the device is root exploit and is also called as Motofail2Go. Please note that as of now this tool only supports Windows based computers.

Quick Pre Requisites:

Your data is of Prime importance and so as to make sure that your data doesn’t get erased / deleted, you will have to create the backup of the same with the help of below mentioned steps. Don’t make use of the PC Suites so as device doesn’t get detected in the PC Suites.

SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log - Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”

Disable all the antivirus suites in your device and computer. Also, make sure that battery life is more than 30%. From the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”, enable the USB Debugging, ensure that the USB debugging option is ticked. Minimum battery charge left should not be less than 30% so as to make sure that the device is not turned off in the middle of rooting process.

So assuming that you are done with the above mentioned steps, you can now head over to the next step where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to root the device.

Procedure to Root Motorola Atrix HD smartphone:

  • Download the Rooting Exploit Tool for Motorola Atrix HD smartphone and then extract the same to your desktop preferably wherein you will get a folder named as Motofail2go.
  • Once you have got the folder, you will need to connect your Motorola Atrix HD smartphone to the computer with the help of original USB cable and then also make sure that you have latest ADB drivers installed which you can get from android.com.
  • Double-click “run.bat” and follow the instructions. The exploit will ask you to press a button combination at one point.
  • To check on whether your Motorola Atrix HD smartphone is rooted or not, download the “Root Checker” app from the Google PLAY Store. If your device is rooted your device will show that the device is rooted and if it’s not then you will have to again try rooting the device.

So there you go, you have now successfully learnt on how you can root your Motorola Atrix HD smartphone with Just One Click. Do let us know just in case if you face any issues in the process of rooting the device as we will try our level best to sort out the same.

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One comment

  1. thomas a.kautz

    hey,i m trying to root my atrix hd, and i have the tool, and i gt thevibration iwhen i press volume up and power ,,and the phone reboots ,but according to root checker ,it is not rooted, please help!!!,thanks