How to Root Motorola Droid Razr Maxx – Easy Tutorial

Procedure to Root Motorola Razr Maxx Android Smart Phone:

  • First up, enable the USB debugging in your Razr Maxx Smartphone from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”. The USB Debugging option should be ticked. You can refer to the below image for more details on how to activate the USB Debugging in your device.

USB Debugging

  • Download the Razr Maxx Rooting Package from here to your computer and extract the same in your computer. Check the files after extracting so as to ensure that not a single file is missing from the below shown screen capture.

extracted contents Razr Maxx

  • After this, connect you phone to the computer with the original USB cable and open the executable file named as “run” from extracted files after which a series of processes will be done in your pc as well as in your phone which will root the device.

Run Rooting for Razr Maxx

  • Once the device is rooted successfully, Droid Razr Maxx will be rebooted. Ensure that you have restored all the data which you have backed up for your convenience.

Tip: Just in a rare case due to some reasons if the rooting process gets failed or interrupted, then you need to root your Razr Maxx again by following the steps again from the start. Don’t forget to restore the backup which you have taken in the initial steps.

So, congratulations you have successfully rooted the Motorola Droid Razr smartphone. Do let us know in the comments section just in case if you face any issues as we will try to fix the same at the earliest.


Motorola Droid Razr Maxx users can now root their devices just with a simple tutorial which we will be checking out in the due course of this article. Please note that once you root the device, the warranty will get void and the only with which the warranty can be reclaimed is by reapplying the factory firmware again which we will try to come up with the same at the earliest. Once the device is rooted, you will be able to further customize the phone as per your choice which you can do by ...
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  1. Reply noon1 May 30, 2012 at 10:21 pm

    How does one exactly go about “Internet & MMS Settings – Backup all the settings from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names””
    Yes, noob question, but the explanation is ambiguous.

  2. Reply Will May 14, 2012 at 4:12 am

    for some reason it just keeps saying waiting for phone

  3. Reply RC April 13, 2012 at 4:08 pm

    Is it possible to unroot the device once rooted using this method?

  4. Reply Kyle April 2, 2012 at 9:26 pm

    I ran it on my 2.3.6 MAXX and it worked like a charm

  5. Reply Wade March 23, 2012 at 10:56 am
  6. Reply Wade March 23, 2012 at 10:52 am

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