*** Important Note *** Since this is a new root guide for your all-things-root sub-forum, we need your help to populate it and keep it organized with the best and most relevant information. We're still in the early stages of development but we're moving ahead! Please contact (by PM) your favorite Guide, or drop us a note in the private chat section if you have any good information to contribute, update, or correct in the root guide. Alternatively, hit the button and ask a Mod to bring it to our attention. Thanks for your help! If you have any questions or need assistance with any guides or recovery,ROM,kernel installation procedures: PM Sammyz ------------------------------------------------------- LG Optimus M: All Things Root Guide Click the "Show" button below for a root warning / disclaimer: Spoiler Quick note / disclaimer: as always, you are ultimately responsible for any root-related activities on your phone. You should understand not only the benefits of rooting, but also any possible consequences (voided warranty, boot-loops, bricking, etc.) that might occur as a result of your root-related actions. AndroidForums.com / Phandroid.com, its owner, and staff are not liable for any root actions you might undertake as a result of information used from this site. Reading, researching, understanding, and carefully following the published steps and instructions can go a long way towards helping to make your rooting efforts a successful one. General Information Root Terminology http://androidforums.com/faqs/443432-what-root-being-rooted-mean.html You've went and rooted the phone. Now What??? Guides Apps safe to remove Rooting, Install Custom Recovery, Install Custom ROM CyanogenMod 7 How To: DarkTremors A2SD DarkTremor's A2SD Terminal Commands Get out of Fastboot Mode Unbrick Phone from LG Screen Restore service if MEID is wiped Using LGNPST to revert to Stock 2.2.2 How to install ClockWorkMod Recovery with ROM Manager [GUIDE] Unbricking/Unrooting/Returning to Stock Optimus M[KDZ] Root Exploits [ROOT KIT] OPTIMUS M 2.2.2 (Dummy-proof-3-click) This is if you are running 2.2.2 or below. Rooting the Optimus M This is for if you're running 2.2.1 or below. flash_image and Recovery's http://androidforums.com/optimus-m-...-touch-v2-0-2-latest-update-08-13-2012-a.html [Recovery] Custom Recovery MS690 Optimus M [Recovery] GNM/All In One Recovery [Recovery] Finally Custom Recovery for 2.2.1 stock phones!!!!!! This will only work on 2.2.1 with Froyo ROM's ROMS CM 7.1-Reppard CyanogenMod 7 for the LG Optimus M MS690 KelsoMod RC2 [MIUI] Official MIUI K3LSOMOD ROMS BACKside CM7.2 [PORT] Gapp's (Google application's) Wiki/CyanogenMod This is where you will find the Gapp's for CM7 IHO Goo-inside.me Overclocking / Underclocking / Undervolting overclocking / underclocking For a better understanding go here. related apps Set CPU Android Overclock No-Frills CPU Control Kernels OptimusM OC stock 2.2.1 Radios / Basebands Will add when more info is made available. Script Tweaks V6 Supercharger 3G TurboCharger & Kick Ass Kernel Tweak Installers Tools & Utilities ADB (Android Debug Bridge) QtADB Why transfer files just from your uSD card to your PC and back, when you can use QtADB to see and transfer any file in your phone from your PC. Droid@Screen MD5 checksum verification Titantium Backup / Titanium Backup Tutorial App Tyrant Use this to back up your apps before you attempt to root. My Backup Root Explorer ES File Explorer ADB Wireless Auto Re-signer Debut Video Capture Software Java 6 Android SDK USB Drivers for PC Downloads Will add when more info is made available.