Sprint HTC One users who want to root their device will to glad to know that there is a working method out and we have discussed the same in this article. The rooting method along with recovery installation method will be carried out by a tool called Hasoon’s All-In-One Toolkit. Just to inform you, after rooting your Android device you can apply modifications onto it of your choice. Not only that, you can do many other operations that need root access of your device.
As you continue with the article, we will guide on how to root Sprint HTC One and install CWM / TWRP Recovery with complete steps. Just remember, you should follow the pre-requisites section fully as it help you to backup your Sprint HTC One.
Warning: Neither we nor the developer will hold any responsibility if you damage or brick your phone in the process of following this article. Therefore, please proceed at your own risk.
Measures to take before Rooting your device:
Step 1: You should fully backup your Android device before rooting it. Backup all your SMS,Backup/Export Contacts, Backup APN settings. You can take help from our article on Tutorial for creating backup of Android device without root access.
Step 2: You should Backup all apps on your device, unrooted users can follow this method procedure to backup apps. If you have already rooted your device then use Titanium to Backup and restore apps and cache data.
Step 3: You should enable USB debugging on your device, to activate USB Debug go to “Settings>Developer options” and check the USB debug option box. Problem enabling USB Debugging you can follow article on How to enable USB debugging on Jelly Bean, Ice Cream Sandwich and Gingerbread.
Step 4: There should be 50% or more amount of battery juice on your device. To know how much charge your device is having you can use our tutorial on how to get battery percentage on Status bar.
Step 5: You should disable security apps and programs like Antivirus and Firewall on your Android device as they may interrupt the procedure.
Assuring that you have followed all the above mentioned steps, you can proceed further. If there is something which worries you, let us know we are always here for you.
Download Hasoon2000’s All-In-One Toolkit for Sprint HTC One from here to your computer. Extract the downloaded file into a folder onto your desktop.
How to Root Sprint HTC One and Install CWM / TWRP Recovery:
Step 1: First of all, connect your Sprint HTC One to the PC using original USB cable i.e. the cable that came with it.
Step 2: Now, from the folder where you have extracted the “Hasoon2000’s All-In-One Toolkit for Sprint HTC One”, double on the “.exe” file to open up the toolkit.
Step 3: You will see the interface of the Hasoon2000’s toolkit, just click on “Unlock Bootloader” to first unlock the Bootloader.
Step 4: As soon as, the Bootloader is unlocked you can install recovery on your Sprint HTC One by clicking on “TWRP”.
Step 5: The flashing process of TWRP recovery will complete in few minutes.
Step 6: Now, to achieve permanent root access, you will again have to open “Hasoon2000’s Toolkit” and under “Extras” click on “Perm Root” to gain permanent root access on your Sprint HTC One.
Step 7: When you are done with everything just reboot your device.
Good! You have successfully rooted your Sprint HTC One and installed TWRP recovery on it. Feel free to share with us if you have any worries, we are here for your help always.